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Projected GDP per capita Ranking

Source International Monetary Fund World Economic Outlook (October - 2020)
Date17 Mar 2021

As of 2021, Luxembourg would remain at the top spot in gdp per capita ranking in nominal and PPP terms. Luxembourg would remain at the top spot of nominal ranking for the next few years as it is ahead of 2nd ranked occupier Ireland by a huge margin of $35,445. In the ppp per capita, Luxembourg is ahead of 2nd ranked occupier Singapore by a good margin of Int. $18,351.

In the nominal ranking, Ireland might overtake Switzerland to take the 2nd spot, and Denmark will surpass Singapore for 6th place. Netherlands and Sweden will replace Australia and Qatar in the top 10 list. Among the top 50, Macao SAR rank would move up by seven positions from 24th in 2020 to 17th in 2021. Qatar will move down by three positions.

In the ppp ranking, Macao SAR will climb from 9th in 2020 to 5th in 2021, overtaking Switzerland, Norway, United States, and Brunei Darussalam. Hong Kong SAR will replace the United Arab Emirates in the top 10 list. Among the top 50, Spain will climb four spots and San Marino two spots. United Arab Emirates (-5) will be the worst loser, followed by Kuwait (-4) and Israel (-4).

Among the top 10 richest economies, Luxembourg has the fastest-growing economy with 5.86%. Among the top 50 economies having the highest gdp per capita, Macao SAR is the fastest growing economy with a growth rate of massive 23.86%, followed by Aruba (9.00%). Kuwait will have the lowest growth rate of 0.65%, followed by the United Arab Emirates (1.35%).

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GDP (Nominal) per capita Ranking
Country/Economy GDP per capita (Nominal) ($) Growth (%) GDP (Nominal) ($) Continent
2020Rank2021Rank% worlddiff 20212021Rank
Luxembourg109,6021125,92311,070-5.8680.3969Europe
Ireland79,669390,478276935,4454.94457.529Europe
Switzerland81,867290,35837681203.58790.718Europe
Norway67,989476,408464913,9503.56414.231Europe
United States63,051566,144556210,2643.0821,9221North America
Denmark58,439763,64565412,4993.50370.637Europe
Singapore58,484662,11375281,5324.98362.540Asia
Iceland57,189858,37184963,7424.1121.58110Europe
Netherlands51,2901158,02994933414.051,00617Europe
Sweden50,3391257,660104903703.47612.024Europe
Australia51,8851057,211114864492.951,48012Oceania
Qatar52,751955,417124711,7942.52155.656Asia
Austria48,6341354,820134665974.65490.427Europe
Finland48,4611454,817144663.403.57303.343Europe
Germany45,4661551,967154412,8504.184,3184Europe
Belgium43,8141750,051164251,9165.35576.825Europe
Macao SAR38,7692448,207174091,84423.8633.02100Asia
Hong Kong SAR45,1761647,990184082173.67364.739Asia
Canada42,0801845,871193902,1195.181,7639North America
France39,2572144,770203801,1016.032,9185Europe
San Marino41,6831944,6762137993.55.671.515177Europe
Israel41,5602043,439223691,2374.87408.532Asia
United Kingdom39,2292242,236233591,2035.922,8566Europe
New Zealand38,6752541,793243554434.36211.751Oceania
Japan39,0482340,733253461,0602.325,1033Asia
Italy30,6572735,062262985,6715.242,1128Europe
United Arab Emirates31,9482632,686272782,3751.35373.136Asia
Korea30,6442832,305282743812.871,67410Asia
Malta28,4693132,099292732064.8016.34123Europe
The Bahamas30,0273031,532302685684.5912.28134North America
Puerto Rico30,1132931,207312653251.5095.9164North America
Spain26,8323331,1783226528.57.151,45113Europe
Cyprus26,2403429,686332521,4924.7426.60105Europe
Taiwan Province of China26,9103228,889342457963.22682.720Asia
Slovenia25,0393528,734352441555.2059.4883Europe
Estonia22,9863726,378362242,3574.5034.9798Europe
Brunei Darussalam23,1173626,274372231043.2512.13136Asia
Czech Republic22,6273925,991382212835.12278.947Europe
Portugal21,6084125,097392138946.50257.149Europe
Bahrain22,8783823,710402011,3872.2536.6097Asia
Kuwait22,2524023,138411975720.65116.161Asia
Lithuania19,8834322,752421933864.0662.6680Europe
Aruba20,3104222,7094319342.39.002.569166North America
Slovak Republic18,6694521,606441841,1036.90118.160Europe
Saudi Arabia19,5874420,742451768643.10735.519Asia
Greece18,1684620,521461742214.12219.050Europe
Latvia17,2304719,934471695875.2038.1296Europe
Hungary15,3735017,645481502,2893.90171.855Europe
Barbados16,0824917,472491481737.405.043156North America
Poland15,3045216,740501427324.60634.923Europe
World 10,954 11,773 5.1591,031
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GDP (PPP) per capita Ranking
Country/Economy GDP (PPP) per capita (Int. $) Growth (%) GDP (PPP) (Int. $) Continent
2020Rank2021Rank% worlddiff 20212021Rank
Luxembourg112,8751119,7601662-5.8676.45100Europe
Singapore95,6032101,409256118,3514.98591.938Asia
Qatar91,897396,10335315,3062.52269.861Asia
Ireland89,383494,97145251,1324.94480.245Europe
Macao SAR58,931974,013540920,95823.8650.70113Asia
Switzerland68,340571,49363952,5203.58625.635Europe
Norway64,856668,23973773,2543.56369.952Europe
United States63,051766,14483662,0953.0821,9222North America
Brunei Darussalam61,816865,08593601,0593.2530.04136Asia
Hong Kong SAR58,1651161,275103393,8103.67465.646Asia
San Marino56,6901461,040113382345.672.071178Europe
Denmark57,7811261,0081233732.53.50355.253Europe
Netherlands57,1011360,550133354584.051,04927Europe
Austria55,4061558,966143261,5844.65527.542Europe
United Arab Emirates58,4661058,767153251991.35670.934Asia
Germany53,5711857,081163161,6864.184,7435Europe
Iceland54,4821657,0451731536.34.1121.09147Europe
Taiwan Province of China54,0201756,9591831585.33.221,34621Asia
Sweden52,4771954,953193042,0063.47583.239Europe
Belgium50,1142153,805202981,1485.35620.037Europe
Australia50,8452053,189212946162.951,37618Oceania
Finland49,3342252,174222891,0153.57288.759Europe
Canada47,5692450,596232801,5785.181,94515North America
Bahrain49,0572350,265242783312.2577.5999Asia
France45,4542649,124252721,1416.033,20110Europe
Saudi Arabia46,2732547,805262641,3193.101,69517Asia
United Kingdom44,2882847,693272641125.923,2259Europe
Korea44,2922746,534282571,1592.872,41114Asia
Malta43,0872945,517292521,0174.8023.17144Europe
Japan41,6373143,709302421,8082.325,4764Asia
New Zealand41,0723243,290312394194.36219.265Oceania
Czech Republic40,2933343,144322391465.12462.947Europe
Italy40,0663443,139332394.355.242,59811Europe
Kuwait41,7353041,769342311,3700.65209.666Asia
Spain38,1433941,7363523132.37.151,94216Europe
Slovenia38,5063841,384362293525.2085.6695Europe
Cyprus39,0793641,3643722920.04.7437.06128Europe
Lithuania38,6053741,2883822875.94.06113.785Europe
Israel39,1263541,142392281464.87386.950Asia
Estonia37,0334039,544402191,5984.5052.43111Europe
Puerto Rico34,9984136,863412042,6811.50113.386North America
Portugal33,1314436,128422007356.50370.051Europe
Poland33,7394336,0994320029.24.601,36919Europe
The Bahamas33,8084235,742441983574.5913.91154North America
Slovak Republic32,1844635,118451946246.90191.970Europe
Hungary32,4344534,512461916063.90335.954Europe
Latvia30,5794732,946471821,5675.2063.00105Europe
Romania30,1414832,218481787274.57625.136Europe
Panama30,0344931,300491739194.00136.680North America
Greece29,0455130,984501713154.12330.755Europe
World 17,007 18,083 5.15139,824