Projected GDP per capita Ranking (2019-2024)

Source International Monetary Fund World Economic Outlook (October - 2019)
Date15 Nov 2019

Luxembourg and Qatar would be the richest economy of world on nominal and ppp basis, respectively in 2019. Luxembourg would remain at top spot for next few years as it is ahead of 2nd ranked Switzerland by huge $29,480. GDP per capita for next four economies are much closer. Margin between 2nd position occupier Switzerland and 5th ranked Ireland is only $6,000. Hence, rank of thesethese four would be interchanged in upcoming years. Figure of 6th to 10th ranked also have less margin.

In ppp terms, Qatar is ahead of 2nd ranked Macao SAR by 18,523 Int. dollar. Macao SAR is closely followed by Luxembourg and Singapore.

In nominal ranking, Qatar and United State would surpass Iceland and Singapore resp. in top 10 list of 2019. In top 20, Hong Kong SAR would increase its rank by 2. Among top 50, Malta and St. Kitts and Nevis would move up by 3 rank while Saudi Arabia would down by 3 position in 2019.

In ppp ranking, there would be no change in top 10. In top 20, Denmark would enter in top 20 list and United States and Taiwan Province of China would Replace Hong Kong SAR and Sweden resp. Among top 50, Hungary (+4) is highest rank gainer followed by Malta (+3). The Bahamas (-3) and Trinidad and Tobago (-3) are top rank losers in 2019.

Malta is only among top 50 richest economies having growth rate above 5 percent. Ireland and Antigua and Barbuda are other two growing over 4%. Negative growth rate has been projected for Macao SAR, Puerto Rico and Barbados.

GDP (Nominal) per capita Ranking 2019
Rank Country/Economy GDP per capita (Nominal) ($) Growth (%) GDP (Nominal) ($) Continent
2019times to worlddiff2024Rank 2019Rank
1Luxembourg113,1969.87-132,70212.5669.4572Europe
2Switzerland83,7177.302948098,27620.76715.420Europe
3Macao SAR81,1527.08256582,5826-1.3255.1484Asia
4Norway77,9756.80317784,99541.93417.630Europe
5Ireland77,7716.7820495,67834.25384.933Europe
6Qatar69,6886.08808483,26351.97191.854Asia
7Iceland67,0375.85265069,699100.8223.92111Europe
8United States65,1125.68192676,25272.3521,4391North America
9Singapore63,9875.58112575,63280.55362.836Asia
10Denmark59,7955.22419272,32691.70347.239Europe
11Australia53,8254.70597060,369131.711,37614Oceania
12Netherlands52,3684.57145762,696111.77902.417Europe
13Sweden51,2424.47112662,109120.94528.924Europe
14Austria50,0234.36121959,477161.61447.727Europe
15Hong Kong SAR49,3344.3068859,506140.35373.034Asia
16Finland48,8694.2646659,480151.24269.745Europe
17San Marino47,2804.12158952,932190.791.591176Europe
18Germany46,5644.0671656,528180.543,8634Europe
19Canada46,2134.0335157,072171.551,73110North America
20Belgium45,1763.94103751,719201.21517.625Europe
21Israel42,8233.74235251,318213.13387.732Asia
22France41,7613.64106348,913241.252,7077Europe
23United Kingdom41,0303.5873045,935251.242,7446Europe
24Japan40,8473.5618350,637220.895,1543Asia
25New Zealand40,6343.5421349,547232.51204.753Oceania
26United Arab Emirates37,7503.29288438,586271.56405.831Asia
27The Bahamas33,2612.90448936,702300.9112.66134North America
28Italy32,9472.8731537,612280.011,9898Europe
29Puerto Rico31,5382.75140834,38032-1.1599.9163North America
30Korea31,4312.7410837,576291.951,63012Asia
31Malta30,6502.6778039,545265.1014.86124Europe
32Spain29,9612.6168935,572312.181,39813Europe
33Kuwait29,2672.5569430,257380.59137.659Asia
34Brunei Darussalam27,8712.43139630,414371.8112.46137Asia
35Cyprus27,7202.4215234,190333.1124.28108Europe
36Slovenia26,1702.28154933,732342.9454.1585Europe
37Aruba25,9762.2719429,720400.702.903165North America
38Bahrain25,2732.2070327,815421.9838.1897Asia
39Taiwan Province of China24,8282.1744531,484362.04586.121Asia
40Estonia23,5242.05130431,776353.2031.04100Europe
41Czech Republic23,2142.0231030,070392.45247.047Europe
42Portugal23,0312.0118327,920411.91236.449Europe
43Saudi Arabia22,8651.9916623,986470.17779.318Asia
44Greece19,9741.74289124,336451.98214.052Europe
45Slovak Republic19,5481.7142725,309442.60106.662Europe
46Lithuania19,2671.6828125,937433.4153.6486Europe
47St. Kitts and Nevis18,2461.59102122,006493.501.032181North America
48Latvia18,1721.5974.324,321462.8435.0598Europe
49Antigua and Barbuda18,1091.5862.621,337514.031.688174North America
50Barbados18,0691.5839.721,52250-0.105.189154North America
World 11,464 14,044 86,599
GDP (PPP) per capita Ranking 2019
Rank Country/Economy GDP (PPP) per capita (Int. $) Growth (%) GDP (PPP) (Int. $) Continent
2019times to worlddiff2024 Rank2019Rank
1Qatar132,8867.08-164,94011.97365.851Asia
2Macao SAR114,3636.0918523115,4474-1.3277.7097Asia
3Luxembourg108,9515.805412124,74222.5666.85103Europe
4Singapore103,1815.495770121,99230.55585.137Asia
5Ireland83,3994.4419782101,57554.25412.848Europe
6Brunei Darussalam80,3844.28301698,95661.8135.92125Asia
7Norway76,6844.08369989,89271.93410.749Europe
8United Arab Emirates69,4353.70725074,605101.56746.434Asia
9Kuwait66,3873.54304873,018120.59312.159Asia
10Switzerland66,1963.5319174,356110.76565.639Europe
11United States65,1123.47108476,25292.3521,4392North America
12Hong Kong SAR64,9283.4618478,28080.35490.944Asia
13San Marino61,5753.28335268,748130.792.072177Europe
14Netherlands58,3413.11323568,542141.771,00528Europe
15Iceland56,0662.99227462,516200.8220.00147Europe
16Saudi Arabia55,7042.9736262,613190.171,89917Asia
17Taiwan Province of China55,0782.9362667,088152.041,30022Asia
18Sweden54,6282.9145063,450160.94563.940Europe
19Denmark53,8822.8774662,792181.70312.858Europe
20Germany53,5672.8531563,281170.544,4445Europe
21Austria53,5582.858.4962,154211.61479.445Europe
22Australia53,3792.8418061,880221.711,36521Oceania
23Bahrain50,9312.71244757,746251.9876.9598Asia
24Canada50,7252.7020658,302241.551,90016North America
25Belgium49,5292.64119756,963261.21567.538Europe
26Finland47,9752.55155456,361271.24264.762Europe
27Malta47,4052.5257059,315235.1022.98143Europe
28Oman47,3662.5239.149,426320.04204.066Asia
29France47,2232.5114355,065291.253,06110Europe
30United Kingdom46,8272.4939654,378301.243,1319Europe
31Japan45,5462.43128152,637310.895,7484Asia
32Korea44,7402.3880655,418281.952,32014Asia
33Spain41,5922.21314848,926342.181,94115Europe
34Cyprus41,4072.2018549,221333.1136.27124Europe
35New Zealand40,9432.1846447,116382.51206.265Oceania
36Italy40,4702.1647246,701390.012,44312Europe
37Aruba40,1482.1432245,938400.704.487168North America
38Puerto Rico40,0672.1381.045,73842-1.15126.980North America
39Israel39,1212.0894645,662433.13354.253Asia
40Czech Republic38,8342.0728748,464352.45413.147Europe
41Slovenia38,4622.0537147,801362.9479.5996Europe
42Lithuania36,7011.95176247,559373.41102.286Europe
43Slovak Republic36,6401.9560.545,896412.60199.770Europe
44Estonia35,8531.9178745,526443.2047.31111Europe
45Hungary34,0461.81180743,372454.60332.255Europe
46Poland33,8911.8015642,901474.031,28723Europe
47Portugal33,6651.7922540,507491.91345.654Europe
48The Bahamas33,3331.7833237,140520.9112.69151North America
49Malaysia32,8811.7545243,095464.501,07926Asia
50Trinidad and Tobago32,7151.7416638,690510.0145.19116North America
World 18,779 23,432 141,860