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Projected GDP per capita Ranking

Source International Monetary Fund World Economic Outlook (April - 2021)
Date03 Jun 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 Switzerland by a huge margin of $37,086. In the ppp per capita, Luxembourg is ahead of 2nd ranked occupier Singapore by a good margin of Int. $20k.

In the nominal ranking, 3rd ranker Ireland is trailing Switzerland by only $140. Qatar might replace the Netherlands in the top 10 list. Among the top 50, Macao SAR rank would move up by 13 positions from 25th in 2020 to 12th in 2021. Croatia will move up by seven positions while Brunei Darussalam will up by six spots. Hong Kong SAR and The Bahamas will move down by five and four three positions, resp.

In the ppp ranking, Macao SAR will climb from 14th in 2020 to 5th in 2021. Among the top 50, Spain will climb three spots. Kuwait (-5) will be the worst loser, followed by United Arab Emirates (-3).

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
Luxembourg116,9211131,78211,084-5.8684.0867Europe
Switzerland86,849294,696277937,0863.58824.718Europe
Ireland83,850394,55637781404.94476.729Europe
Norway67,176481,995467512,5603.56444.531Europe
United States63,416568,309556213,6863.0822,6751North America
Denmark60,494667,21865531,0913.50392.636Europe
Iceland59,634765,27375371,9454.1124.16111Europe
Singapore58,902864,10385281,1704.98374.438Asia
Australia52,825962,72495161,3802.951,61812Oceania
Qatar52,1441159,143104873,5802.52166.056Asia
Sweden51,7961258,977114851663.47625.924Europe
Macao SAR36,3502558,0041247797323.8639.4595Asia
Netherlands52,2481058,003134770.354.051,01317Europe
Finland48,9811354,330144473,6733.57300.544Europe
Austria48,1541453,859154434714.65481.828Europe
Germany45,7331651,860164271,9994.184,3194Europe
Belgium44,5291850,103174121,7585.35579.025Europe
San Marino44,8181749,765184103375.671.688175Europe
Canada43,2782049,222194055435.181,8839North America
Hong Kong SAR46,7531549,036204041853.67368.639Asia
Israel43,6891947,602213921,4344.87446.730Asia
New Zealand41,1272147,499223911034.36243.350Oceania
United Kingdom40,4062246,344233811,1555.923,1255Europe
France39,9072444,995243701,3486.032,9387Europe
Japan40,1462342,928253532,0682.325,3783Asia
United Arab Emirates31,9822635,171262897,7571.35401.534Asia
Italy31,2882834,997272881745.242,1068Europe
Korea31,4972734,866282871312.871,80710Asia
Brunei Darussalam26,0893533,097292721,7693.2515.28130Asia
Puerto Rico30,3172932,233302658641.50100.763North America
Taiwan Province of China28,3063132,123312641103.22759.121Asia
Malta28,2943231,576322605464.8016.48126Europe
Spain27,1323330,996332555817.151,46214Europe
The Bahamas29,2213030,070342479264.5911.71143North America
Cyprus27,0543429,551352435194.7426.48104Europe
Slovenia25,2113628,104362311,4475.2059.1384Europe
Estonia23,3303726,470372181,6344.5035.19101Europe
Czech Republic22,5793825,732382127385.12276.148Europe
Kuwait22,1054125,290392084420.65126.959Asia
Portugal22,4893925,065402062256.50257.449Europe
Bahrain22,4024024,294412007702.2537.5098Asia
Aruba21,8334222,852421881,4429.002.582165North America
Saudi Arabia20,1784322,700431871523.10804.919Asia
Lithuania19,9174422,245441834554.0662.2078Europe
Slovak Republic19,0714521,529451777166.90117.761Europe
Latvia17,5604719,824461631,7055.2037.7297Europe
Greece17,6704619,673471621524.12209.952Europe
Hungary15,8204818,075481491,5973.90176.555Europe
Poland15,6545016,930491391,1454.60642.123Europe
Croatia14,0725716,247501346846.0065.2277Europe
World 11,057 12,152 6.0393,864
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GDP (PPP) per capita Ranking
Country/Economy GDP (PPP) per capita (Int. $) Growth (%) GDP (PPP) (Int. $) Continent
2020Rank2021Rank% worlddiff 20212021Rank
Luxembourg118,0021122,7401668-5.8678.3199Europe
Singapore97,0572102,742255919,9984.98600.138Asia
Ireland94,392399,23935403,5034.94500.344Europe
Qatar93,508497,26245291,9762.52273.060Asia
Macao SAR56,0781490,60654936,65623.8661.62108Asia
Switzerland72,874575,880641314,7263.58660.935Europe
Norway65,800669,17173766,7093.56375.051Europe
United States63,416768,30983728623.0822,6752North America
Brunei Darussalam62,371864,40593503,9043.2529.73137Asia
Hong Kong SAR59,520962,839103421,5663.67472.446Asia
San Marino58,4271261,508113351,3315.672.086178Europe
Denmark58,9331061,4781233529.73.50359.053Europe
Netherlands57,5341360,461133291,0184.051,05627Europe
United Arab Emirates58,7531159,844143266171.35683.234Asia
Taiwan Province of China55,7241659,398153234463.221,40419Asia
Iceland55,9661558,151163161,2464.1121.52148Europe
Austria55,2181757,891173152614.65517.942Europe
Germany54,0761956,956183109354.184,7445Europe
Sweden54,1461855,566193021,3893.47589.839Europe
Australia51,6802054,891202996752.951,41618Oceania
Belgium51,0962153,973212949195.35623.737Europe
Finland49,8532251,867222822,1063.57286.959Europe
Canada48,7202451,713232811545.181,97915North America
Bahrain48,7662350,284242741,4292.2577.62101Asia
France46,0622649,492252697926.033,2329Europe
Saudi Arabia46,8112548,099262621,3943.101,70617Asia
United Kingdom44,1172847,089272561,0095.923,17510Europe
Korea44,6212747,0272825662.62.872,43714Asia
Malta42,8562945,042292451,9854.8023.50145Europe
Japan42,2483044,585302434562.325,5864Asia
New Zealand42,0183144,226312413594.36226.664Oceania
Italy40,8613343,376322368505.242,61113Europe
Czech Republic40,6183442,956332344205.12460.947Europe
Israel40,5473542,570342323864.87399.550Asia
Cyprus40,1073641,595352269754.7437.27125Europe
Spain38,3923941,5463622649.67.151,95916Europe
Kuwait41,6273241,5073722639.00.65208.367Asia
Slovenia38,8073840,820382226875.2085.8996Europe
Lithuania38,8243740,7843922235.94.06114.086Europe
Estonia37,7454039,729402161,0554.5052.81112Europe
Portugal34,0434236,079411963,6506.50370.552Europe
Poland34,1034135,957421961224.601,36420Europe
Puerto Rico34,0254335,9434319614.21.50112.387North America
Hungary33,0304535,088441918543.90342.754Europe
Slovak Republic32,7104634,815451892736.90190.370Europe
The Bahamas33,1484434,046461857694.5913.25155North America
Latvia31,5094733,394471826525.2063.54105Europe
Romania30,5264832,950481794444.57636.536Europe
Turkey30,2534932,278491766725.002,75011Europe
Aruba29,0905130,972501691,3069.003.499173North America
World 17,220 18,378 6.03141,962