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Projected GDP Ranking (2016-2020)

Source International Monetary Fund World Economic Outlook (October-2016)
Centre for Economics and Business Research (Cebr)
Date16 Dec 2016

This ranking is based on projection by International Monetary Fund (IMF) outlook October 2016 for year 2016 and 2020. Ranking for 2030 is projection by Centre for Economics and Business Research (Cebr).

In 2016, Top ten countries in nominal terms are : United States, China, Japan, Germany, United Kingdom, France, India, Italy, Brazil and Canada. In ppp terms, Top ten countries are : China, United States, India, Japan, Germany, Russia, Brazil, Indonesia, United Kingdom and France. In top 10, Eight countries are common in both method. Others two are Italy and Canada is in top 10 on nominal basis, while Russia and Indonesia is in top 10 on ppp basis. Contribution of top ten economies is 67.44 percent and 61.21 percent of total global wealth in nominal and ppp terms, respectively.

In both methods, United States and China occupied first two place. US is the largest economy of world on nominal basis where as China is largest on ppp basis. US is ahead of China by $7170 billion in 2016. This margin may come down to $5469 in 2020 and in 2029 China may overtake United States as world largest economy in both methods. China has overtook US in 2014 on ppp basis. China will remain the world's largest economy on ppp basis.

In nominal ranking, 3rd ranked Japan and 4th ranked Germany will remain at same position in 2020. But 5th ranked United Kingdom and 6th ranked France will displaced by India in 2020. India will further overtake Japan in 2030 to take third place in the world ranking. In ppp ranking, rank of Brazil and Indonesia will interchanged in 2020.

Korea will enter in list of top 10 largest in 2030 by move up from 11th in 2016 to 7th in 2030. Among top 30 economies, for those projection is available of year 2030, Philippines is highest gainer. Position of Philippines will improve by 17 place from 36th to 19th rank. Rank of Malaysia and Indonesia will move up by 15 and 5 place, respectively. Sweden will down by 6 place followed by Italy down by 5 place.

United States (1,8) is present in both list of top ten GDP and GDP per capita ranking at nominal terms. Germany (4,18), Canada (10,19), Australia (13,12), Netherlands (17,14) and Switzerland (19,2) are in top twenty list of both ranking. In PPP, there is no economy in top ten in both ranking. Four economies in both list of top 20: United States (2,13), Germany (5,14), Saudi Arabia (14,14) and Australia (19,18).

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GDP (Nominal) Ranking 2030
RankChangeCountry/economiesbillions of $
1+1China34,338
2-1United States32,996
3+4India10,133
4-1Japan5,087
5-1Germany4,720
6-1United Kingdom4,622
7+4Korea3,532
8+1Brazil3,368
9-3France3,311
100Canada2,750
11+5Indonesia2,560
120Russia2,431
13-5Italy2,393
14+1Mexico2,390
15-2Australia2,049
16+4Saudi Arabia1,848
17-3Spain1,775
180Turkey1,620
19+17Philippines1,213
20-3Netherlands1,176
21+4Poland1,061
22-3Switzerland1,025
23+15Malaysia993
24-2Taiwan Province of China988
25+1Nigeria967
26+1Islamic Republic of Iran896
27+4United Arab Emirates872
280Thailand767
29-6Sweden730
30+4Hong Kong SAR728
GDP (Nominal) Ranking 2016
RankCountry GDP (Nominal) (billions of $)Growth GDP per capita (Nominal) ($)Continent
2016% Sharediff2020% ShareRank 2016Rank
32Egypt 346.570.46128.5433.40.463333.833806113Asia
41Pakistan 284.520.37812.1355.80.380404.711474148Asia
1United States18,561.9324.7-21,92723.411.58572948North America
2China11,391.6215.1717016,45817.626.59826175Asia
3Japan4,730.306.2966615,5065.8830.513730425Asia
4Germany3,494.904.6512354,0084.2841.754232618Europe
5United Kingdom2,649.893.528452,9283.1361.844041221Europe
6France2,488.283.311622,8513.0571.333853722Europe
7India2,250.992.992373,2973.5257.621719144Asia
8Italy1,852.502.463982,0462.1990.763029427Europe
9Brazil1,769.602.3582.92,2142.378-3.27858773South America
10Canada1,532.342.042371,8561.98101.164231919North America
11Korea1,404.381.871281,7471.87112.722763329Asia
12Russia1,267.751.691371,6981.8112-0.76883871Europe
13Australia1,256.641.6711.11,5741.68132.875159312Oceania
14Spain1,252.161.664.481,4571.56143.062701230Europe
15Mexico1,063.611.411891,3251.42152.09869972North America
16Indonesia940.951.251231,2741.36164.943636117Asia
17Netherlands769.931.02171893.20.954181.694521014Europe
18Turkey735.720.97834.2912.50.975173.28931769Europe
19Switzerland662.480.88173.2744.80.796210.99795782Europe
20Saudi Arabia637.790.84824.7816.60.872191.191992239Asia
21Argentina541.750.72096.0773.40.82620-1.761242558South America
22Taiwan Province of China519.150.69022.6590.40.631220.972204437Asia
23Sweden517.440.6881.71581.60.621243.555160411Europe
24Belgium470.180.62547.3543.10.580261.454149120Europe
25Poland467.350.6212.83582.70.623233.131230959Europe
26Nigeria415.080.55252.3482.70.51629-1.752260133Africa
27Islamic Republic of Iran412.300.5482.78544.90.582254.47512491Asia
28Thailand390.590.51921.7457.20.488313.23566288Asia
29Austria387.300.5153.29446.10.477321.354456115Europe
30Norway376.270.50011.0432.00.462340.82714973Europe
31United Arab Emirates375.020.4991.25496.90.531272.263805024Asia
33Venezuela333.720.44412.9192.80.20657-101075564South America
34Hong Kong SAR316.070.42017.6379.70.406371.444296317Asia
35Israel311.740.4144.33374.20.400382.783655726Asia
36Philippines311.690.4140.05488.00.521286.42991126Asia
37Ireland307.920.4093.77379.90.406364.94658715Europe
38Malaysia302.750.4035.17472.70.505304.3954666Asia
39Denmark302.570.4020.18356.50.381391.01532439Europe
40Singapore296.640.3945.93347.10.371411.75305310Asia
42South Africa280.370.3734.15325.10.347420.12501897Africa
43Colombia274.140.3646.23380.60.407352.17562389South America
44Finland239.190.31834.9278.30.297450.94349216Europe
45Chile234.900.3124.28280.50.300441.71291057South America
46Bangladesh226.760.3018.14319.20.341436.921404151Asia
47Portugal205.860.27420.9235.20.251491.011975940Europe
48Vietnam200.490.2675.37275.80.295466.12164134Asia
49Greece195.880.2604.62236.50.253480.061807842Europe
50Czech Republic193.540.2572.34208.70.223542.451832641Europe
World 75,213 93,599 10,313
GDP (PPP) Ranking 2016
RankCountry GDP (PPP) (billions of Int. $)GrowthGDP per capita (PPP) (Int. $) Continent
2016% Sharediff2020% Share Rank2016Rank
1China21,269.0217.9-29,34819.616.591542481Asia
2United States18,561.9315.6270721,92714.721.585729413North America
3India8,720.517.32984112,8428.5837.626658126Asia
4Japan4,931.884.1437895,4833.6740.513889430Asia
5Germany3,979.083.349534,5833.0651.754819019Europe
6Russia3,745.083.142344,3092.886-0.762610952Europe
7Brazil3,134.892.636103,6312.438-3.271521184South America
8Indonesia3,027.832.541074,1192.7574.9411699100Asia
9United Kingdom2,787.742.342403,2442.1791.844251427Europe
10France2,736.722.3051.03,1852.13101.334238428Europe
11Mexico2,306.671.944302,8001.87112.091886568North America
12Italy2,220.581.8686.12,5181.68120.763631337Europe
13Korea1,928.621.622922,3731.59132.723794832Asia
14Saudi Arabia1,731.231.451972,0741.39141.195407814Asia
15Spain1,689.711.4241.51,9921.33163.063645136Europe
16Canada1,674.311.4115.41,9731.32171.164624024North America
17Turkey1,669.891.404.422,0721.38153.282114763Europe
18Islamic Republic of Iran1,459.201.232111,8761.25184.471813670Asia
19Australia1,188.760.9982701,4540.972202.874880618Oceania
20Thailand1,161.330.97527.41,4330.958213.231683577Asia
21Taiwan Province of China1,125.480.94535.81,3350.893220.974779022Asia
22Egypt1,105.040.92820.41,4690.982193.831213796Africa
23Nigeria1,088.940.91416.11,3020.87025-1.755930130Africa
24Poland1,052.250.88436.71,3020.871243.132771548Europe
25Pakistan988.220.83064.01,3270.887234.715120137Asia
26Argentina879.450.7381091,0620.71028-1.762017165South America
27Netherlands865.910.72713.51,0130.677291.695084615Europe
28Malaysia863.770.7252.141,1380.760274.32723449Asia
29Philippines801.900.67361.91,1410.763266.47696121Asia
30South Africa736.330.61865.6860.00.575320.121317993Africa
31Colombia690.390.58045.9873.70.584312.171416291South America
32United Arab Emirates667.210.56023.2825.10.552342.26676969Asia
33Bangladesh628.370.52838.8896.40.599306.923891143Asia
34Algeria609.390.51219.0744.90.498353.571495087Africa
35Iraq596.690.50112.7685.60.4583610.31654478Asia
36Vietnam594.890.4991.80826.30.552336.16422128Asia
37Belgium508.600.42786.3587.20.392391.454488125Europe
38Sweden498.130.41810.5595.00.398373.554967817Europe
39Switzerland494.300.4153.83573.60.383400.995937611Europe
40Singapore486.910.4097.39587.70.393381.7870824Asia
41Venezuela468.620.39318.3469.30.31447-101510386South America
42Kazakhstan460.690.3877.93536.80.35942-0.762566954Asia
43Romania441.030.37019.7550.20.368414.962231961Europe
44Chile436.140.3664.90530.30.354431.72396958South America
45Hong Kong SAR427.390.3598.75520.00.348441.445809512Asia
46Austria415.940.34911.5475.90.318461.354785621Europe
47Peru409.850.3446.08517.20.346453.751301994South America
48Norway364.690.30645.2427.60.286500.82692968Europe
49Czech Republic350.860.29513.8420.70.281512.453322340Europe
50Ukraine349.770.2941.09434.40.290491.498230116Europe
World 119,097 149,612 16,329