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World GDP (PPP) per capita Ranking

Source International Monetary Fund World Economic Outlook (April-2015)
Last Updated28 Apr 2015

GDP per capita is gross domestic product divided by midyear population. To make meaningful comparison, PPP is used to compare economies and incomes of people by adjusting for differences in prices in different countries. This ranking is based on IMF World Economic Outlook (April-2015).

Qatar is richest country of world on PPP basis. GDP (PPP) per capita of Qatar is estimated at 143,427 international dollar in 2014. Per capita income of Qatar is 9.52 times greater than world average $15,189. GDP (PPP) per capita of Qatar is decreased by $2,112. Luxembourg, which is richest country in nominal terms is at second place. Singapore is at third place.

Top ten richest countries in 2014 are : Qatar, Luxembourg, Singapore, Brunei Darussalam, Kuwait, Norway, United Arab Emirates, San Marino, Switzerland and Hong Kong SAR. In top ten, GDP per capita of 3 countries has decreased in 2014 compare to 2013. These three countries are : Qatar, Brunei Darussalam and Kuwait. In this list, six economies are located in Asia continent and four are located in Europe continent. All countries has population of less than 10 millions.

Change in Ranking: Ranking of Top 15 countries in 2014 is same as of 2013. Australia (16th) and Austria (17th) has interchanged their position.

Continent-wise - Top 3: Asia : 1. Qatar, 2. Singapore, 3. Brunei Darussalam. Africa : 1. Equatorial Guinea, 2. Seychelles, 3. Gabon. Europe : 1. Luxembourg, 2. Norway, 3. San Marino. North America : 1. United States, 2. Canada, 3. Trinidad and Tobago. South America : 1. Chile, 2. Argentina, 3. Uruguay. Oceania : 1. Australia, 2. New Zealand, 3. Palau.

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RankCountry GDP capita (Int. $)times to worldContinent
20132014
1Qatar145,539143,4279.44Asia
2Luxembourg90,29892,0496.06Europe
3Singapore80,29582,7625.45Asia
4Brunei Darussalam73,82373,2334.82Asia
5Kuwait71,02971,0204.68Asia
6Norway65,29566,9374.41Europe
7United Arab Emirates63,18164,4794.25Asia
8San Marino60,35860,6643.99Europe
9Switzerland56,83958,0873.82Europe
10Hong Kong SAR53,02354,7223.60Asia
11United States52,93954,5973.59North America
12Saudi Arabia50,93452,1833.44Asia
13Bahrain49,63351,7143.40Asia
14Ireland46,44149,1953.24Europe
15Netherlands46,43547,3553.12Europe
16Australia45,09446,4333.06Oceania
17Austria45,78946,4203.06Europe
18Sweden44,84945,9863.03Europe
19Germany44,69745,8883.02Europe
20Taiwan Province of China43,67845,8543.02Asia
21Canada43,59044,8432.95North America
22Denmark43,46744,3432.92Europe
23Iceland42,76743,6372.87Europe
24Belgium42,07842,9732.83Europe
25France39,81840,3752.66Europe
26Finland40,01140,3472.66Europe
27Oman43,25239,6812.61Asia
28United Kingdom38,22539,5112.60Europe
29Japan36,79337,3902.46Asia
30Italy35,28435,4862.34Europe
31Korea33,79135,2772.32Asia
32New Zealand34,06135,1522.31Oceania
33Spain32,68133,7112.22Europe
34Malta31,91833,2162.19Europe
35Israel31,96532,6912.15Asia
36Equatorial Guinea33,73532,2662.12Africa
37Trinidad and Tobago31,49332,1392.12North America
38Cyprus31,36230,7692.03Europe
39Czech Republic28,90029,9251.97Europe
40Slovenia28,51229,6581.95Europe
41Slovak Republic27,15028,1751.85Europe
42Lithuania25,77927,0511.78Europe
43Estonia26,05226,9991.78Europe
44Portugal26,18826,9751.78Europe
45Greece25,13225,8591.70Europe
46Seychelles24,80125,6071.69Africa
47Poland23,92625,1051.65Europe
48The Bahamas24,64825,0491.65North America
49Hungary23,64524,9421.64Europe
50Russia24,29824,8051.63Europe
-World 14,66315,189
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