List of Countries by Projected GDP per capita

Source International Monetary Fund World Economic Outlook (April - 2018)
Date06 May 2018

GDP per capita is calculated by dividing GDP by midyear population. GDP (Gross Domestic Product) is the total market value of all final goods and services produced in a country in a given year. In Nominal method, market exchange rates are used for conversion. To make meaningful comparison, PPP is used to compare economies and incomes of people by adjusting for differences in prices in different countries.

This list contains projected GDP per capita of 191 Countries/Economies in current prices (U.S. dollars) of year 2018 and 2023. GDP of Pakistan and Egypt is missing in nominal methods. Both figures has been calculated by interpolation.

GDP per capita of world in 2018 is forecasted at $11,727 its GDP per capita (PPP) is projected at $18,089. Total population of 191 economies is 7.461 billions. Per capita GDP of world is 1.54 times greater in PPP terms compare to nominal terms.

Luxembourg and Qatar would be the richest economy in nominal and PPP, respectively. South Sudan and Central African Republic would be the poorest economy in nominal and PPP, respectively. In exchange rates methods, Per capita wealth of richest economy Luxembourg would be 10.24 times greater than world average, while poorest economy South Sudan would be 47.67 times poorer than world average. In PPP, 1st ranked Qatar would be 7.11 times richer and lowest ranked Central African Republic would be 25.62 times poorer.

In nominal data, only Luxembourg would have gdp per capita of above one lakh US dollar. There would be 17 economies which has per capita income above $50,000. 44 has above $20,000 and 72 has above $10,000. 66 economies has per capita income greater than world's average. Eleven economies would be above five times more richer than world. 30 poorest would be poorer by more than ten times.

In ppp data, Qatar, Macao SAR and Luxembourg would have gdp per capita of above one lakh US dollar. There would be 23 economies which has per capita income above $50,000. 70 has above $20,000 and 111 has above $10,000. 78 economies has per capita income greater than world's average. Four economies would be above five times more richer than world. 15 poorest would be poorer by more than ten times.

There are much differences in ranking of economies between these two basis. Egypt is highest gainer in ppp rank compare to its nominal rank. Rank of Egypt is up by 38 place from 135th in nominal to 97th in ppp. Next in line comes Islamic Republic of Iran (+35), Uzbekistan (+31) Azerbaijan (+29) and Saudi Arabia (+27). Vanuatu is biggest looser in ppp ranking, down by 35 rank from 126th to 161th. Next in line comes Marshall Islands (-34), Palau (-32), Solomon Islands (-30) and and Micronesia (-29). 8 economies has same rank in both methods.

CodeCountry/Economy GDP per capita Nominal ($)GDP per capita PPP (Int. $)
2018times to worldRank2023Rank 2018times to worldRank2023Rank
PAKPakistan1,6150.1381512,3451475,6770.3141397,213135
EGYEgypt2,6110.2231353,79113213,3300.7379717,36798
AFGAfghanistan6010.05131807781802,0240.1121732,526172
ALBAlbania5,3190.4541017,4329613,2740.7349817,79193
DZAAlgeria4,6690.3981065,44211315,7580.8718617,02299
AGOAngola4,1150.3511154,5681226,8500.3791307,889133
ATGAntigua and Barbuda17,4771.495020,4955327,4711.525732,05260
ARGArgentina14,0441.206017,6636221,5291.196626,22869
ARMArmenia4,0220.3431185,4221149,9990.55311213,193112
AUSAustralia59,6555.091172,0911052,1912.892060,83920
AUTAustria53,7644.581464,9181451,9362.872159,81221
AZEAzerbaijan4,5760.3901095,62310918,0360.9978021,75380
BHSThe Bahamas32,7152.793037,4093332,2831.784536,42951
BHRBahrain25,5472.183827,8564250,1032.772355,77125
BGDBangladesh1,7340.1481502,5591454,5610.2521446,674138
BRBBarbados18,8821.614722,4104819,1461.067421,79579
BLRBelarus6,3010.537927,9729420,0081.117024,98173
BELBelgium49,2724.201858,5641948,2582.672555,72526
BLZBelize4,8300.4121045,0351168,4450.4671228,899130
BENBenin9660.08241651,3391642,4050.1331653,184165
BTNBhutan3,1180.2661305,0211179,4270.52111615,105103
BOLBolivia3,6220.3091234,9241207,9010.4371259,624127
BIHBosnia and Herzegovina5,8060.495977,7669513,4430.7439617,95891
BWABotswana8,4430.7208010,1938018,8431.047624,06176
BRABrazil10,2240.8727112,5767316,1990.8968419,29487
BRNBrunei Darussalam33,2332.832840,7903179,7264.416121,5764
BGRBulgaria9,2270.7877612,1667423,1541.286430,16663
BFABurkina Faso7510.06401769681761,9940.1101742,551171
BDIBurundi3400.02901905511887310.0404190710191
CPVCabo Verde3,6330.3101224,5801217,3160.4041299,191129
KHMCambodia1,4990.1281542,1231504,3220.2391455,985143
CMRCameroon1,5700.1341521,9921523,7990.2101504,725151
CANCanada48,4664.132062,6101849,7752.752456,99424
CAFCentral African Republic4260.03631885561867060.0390191856190
TCDChad9200.07841661,2081672,4210.1341642,950167
CHLChile15,0871.295818,3845925,6681.426231,18962
CHNChina10,0880.8607215,1836418,0660.9997926,08670
COLColombia6,5810.561898,2359215,0550.8328918,56090
COMComoros8690.07411719921751,6290.09011801,823183
CODDemocratic Republic of the Congo4780.04071855041898140.0450189955189
COGRepublic of Congo2,3500.2001381,9431546,6760.3691326,654139
CRICosta Rica12,1891.046415,1346517,6690.9778121,73881
CIVCôte d'Ivoire1,8800.1601462,5731444,1550.2301465,554144
HRVCroatia14,7881.265918,3636025,8071.436132,63658
CYPCyprus28,6822.453537,6513238,9802.153647,17134
CZECzech Republic23,7502.034033,6233737,5462.083946,65236
DNKDenmark63,8305.44877,408851,6432.852259,75922
DJIDjibouti2,0850.1781442,7541413,7780.2091524,871147
DMADominica6,7220.573879,510849,5060.52611413,529108
DOMDominican Republic7,8300.668819,7908218,1161.007824,19775
ECUEcuador6,2630.534946,80410011,8650.65610413,308110
SLVEl Salvador4,5960.3921075,5731109,3190.51511711,169121
GNQEquatorial Guinea13,3501.146113,9576832,8551.824431,97961
ERIEritrea1,1110.09481621,9141551,6530.09141792,039181
ESTEstonia23,6102.014134,2123533,8421.874343,77342
ETHEthiopia9100.07761701,2661652,3610.1311663,535162
FJIFiji6,1200.522958,1959310,3040.57011113,010113
FINFinland52,4224.471563,5641646,3432.562653,76627
FRAFrance44,9343.832153,8392245,4742.512953,20628
GABGabon9,0300.7707710,7287919,9521.107225,55471
GMBThe Gambia5000.04261835631851,7900.09901772,141179
GEOGeorgia4,3700.3731126,54210111,4810.63510716,271100
DEUGermany50,8424.341763,7281552,8012.921862,51017
GHAGhana1,7800.1521492,2541485,0130.2771416,283141
GRCGreece21,1441.804326,2374429,0581.615335,52353
GRDGrenada10,9250.9326913,7327015,7530.8718719,59685
GTMGuatemala4,7710.4071055,8401068,4290.46612310,019126
GINGuinea8160.06961751,0371722,1540.1191712,748169
GNBGuinea-Bissau9100.07761691,2331661,9480.1081752,462174
GUYGuyana4,8500.4141039,076898,6160.47612121,57283
HTIHaiti8470.07221739991741,8700.1031762,232176
HNDHonduras2,8510.2431323,2441385,8020.3211387,146136
HKGHong Kong SAR48,8294.161963,3881764,5333.571079,7708
HUNHungary16,7231.435321,9804931,3701.734939,46246
ISLIceland84,6757.22398,256554,1212.991664,42015
INDIndia2,1350.1821423,2741377,7840.43012611,785117
IDNIndonesia4,0520.3451165,48011113,1620.7289917,81292
IRNIslamic Republic of Iran5,0860.4341025,45011221,2411.176727,18866
IRQIraq5,6010.478996,40410317,4290.9638219,53386
IRLIreland80,6416.886100,682479,9254.42597,9366
ISRIsrael42,1153.592449,4422437,6732.083843,93241
ITAItaly35,9143.062742,1332839,5002.183545,44039
JAMJamaica5,3350.4551006,5131029,4630.52311511,236120
JPNJapan40,8493.482548,0362544,4262.463151,22430
JORJordan5,8380.498966,8329912,8130.70810014,562105
KAZKazakhstan9,7090.8287512,7867227,2931.515832,48359
KENKenya1,8380.1571472,4281463,6640.2031544,761149
KIRKiribati1,8050.1541481,9521532,0270.1121722,233175
KORKorea32,7752.792940,8672941,3882.293251,07831
UVKKosovo4,4120.3761115,69810711,0190.60910813,671107
KWTKuwait29,8802.553433,4463866,6733.69976,4659
KGZKyrgyz Republic1,1880.1011611,3921633,8000.2101494,675152
LAOLao P.D.R.2,7060.2311343,8901317,9320.43912411,331119
LVALatvia18,4721.584825,7164529,4901.635238,40047
LBNLebanon11,7751.006614,2976619,9871.107123,63778
LSOLesotho1,4990.1281531,7741573,7130.2051534,483153
LBRLiberia7220.06161779251791,3960.07721841,753184
LBYLibya6,7000.571889,5138311,7740.65110513,219111
LTULithuania19,5341.674528,6914034,5961.914246,87135
LUXLuxembourg120,06110.241144,0881110,8706.133127,3213
MACMacao SAR83,8447.154113,3092122,4906.772172,6811
MKDFYR Macedonia6,2950.537938,5549015,6620.8668820,16984
MDGMadagascar4790.04081845901841,6220.08971812,013182
MWIMalawi3420.02921894001901,2010.06641881,496186
MYSMalaysia11,2370.9586716,4216330,8581.715040,38144
MDVMaldives13,1971.136217,7146120,2281.126926,55168
MLIMali9170.07821681,1101692,2560.1251682,651170
MLTMalta31,8482.723242,5972644,6702.473057,02223
MHLMarshall Islands3,6640.3121213,9041303,5240.1951553,866159
MRTMauritania1,3690.1171561,6941584,5640.2521436,032142
MUSMauritius10,4370.8907013,7217122,9101.276530,11764
MEXMexico9,7230.8297412,1617520,6171.146825,04272
FSMMicronesia3,2750.2791273,5311353,5160.1941563,979158
MDAMoldova2,5960.2211363,3681365,9990.3321357,993132
MNGMongolia4,0290.3441176,28110413,7340.7599419,15289
MNEMontenegro8,8980.7597811,7437618,6821.037723,66477
MARMorocco3,4350.2931254,5341238,9360.49411911,563118
MOZMozambique4720.04031865511871,2750.07051851,480187
MMRMyanmar1,3380.1141572,0611516,8020.37613110,316124
NAMNamibia5,6270.480987,1189811,6130.64210614,534106
NRUNauru8,8000.750799,2238712,2200.67610113,450109
NPLNepal9190.07841671,1891682,8420.1571623,555161
NLDNetherlands55,1854.711367,2061356,4363.121467,64614
NZLNew Zealand44,6393.812255,8402140,1182.223446,42137
NICNicaragua2,3100.1971393,0081396,1920.3421338,011131
NERNiger5100.04351816661821,2140.06711871,528185
NGANigeria2,1080.1801433,9361296,0270.3331346,380140
NORNorway82,7117.05591,966674,0654.09784,7367
OMNOman19,3911.654619,7075745,7232.532748,68933
PLWPalau17,4381.495120,6225216,2960.9018319,17788
PANPanama16,0411.375721,6575026,9801.495935,61852
PNGPapua New Guinea3,1230.2661293,5591343,7890.2091514,369154
PRYParaguay4,5780.3901085,92810510,3500.57211012,903114
PERPeru7,1990.614849,1658813,9940.7749217,64597
PHLPhilippines3,0950.2641314,4101248,8930.49212012,359115
POLPoland16,1801.385520,9805131,4301.744840,12345
PRTPortugal24,2372.073929,8913931,9651.774738,25248
PRIPuerto Rico31,2922.673334,1653638,3512.123743,71043
QATQatar66,2025.65780,5627128,7037.111158,1172
ROURomania12,5751.076318,5215826,4991.466035,12555
RUSRussia11,9471.026513,7876928,9581.605434,45056
RWARwanda8200.06991741,1071702,2250.1231693,132166
WSMSamoa4,4200.3771105,3321155,9630.3301367,262134
SMRSan Marino52,0334.441657,4992061,1693.381369,13513
STPSão Tomé and Príncipe2,0390.1741452,7901403,3380.1851594,309155
SAUSaudi Arabia22,6501.934223,7524655,8593.091561,70618
SENSenegal1,2090.1031601,6651602,9010.1601603,855160
SRBSerbia6,8950.588869,8848115,9420.8818521,63582
SYCSeychelles16,4281.405420,4345430,0841.665137,76350
SLESierra Leone5050.04311826591831,6080.08891822,190178
SGPSingapore61,7675.271074,105998,0145.424117,5355
SVKSlovak Republic20,5081.754428,1534135,0951.944146,07238
SVNSlovenia27,5362.353635,9293436,5662.024045,39240
SLBSolomon Islands2,1950.1871402,7251422,2240.1231702,520173
ZAFSouth Africa6,4590.551917,3369713,8400.7659315,357101
SSDSouth Sudan2460.02101912311911,4210.07851831,233188
ESPSpain32,5592.783140,8223040,2902.233348,76932
LKASri Lanka4,3090.3671135,67210813,4780.7459517,67496
KNASt. Kitts and Nevis16,8781.445220,3225528,0761.555633,50957
LCASt. Lucia9,9370.8477311,4587715,0540.8329017,69195
VCTSt. Vincent and the Grenadines7,5700.645829,3418611,9830.66210315,060104
SDNSudan9930.08461641,0221734,7250.2611425,319145
SURSuriname6,5340.557908,5009114,9480.8269117,73994
SWZSwaziland3,9340.3361194,2151279,8940.54711311,022122
SWESweden58,3454.981268,8891253,0782.931761,35919
CHESwitzerland86,8357.402102,508363,3803.501171,61312
TWNTaiwan Province of China25,9772.223727,7154352,3052.891962,94116
TJKTajikistan8490.07241721,0381713,3460.1851584,031157
TZATanzania1,1100.09471631,5311623,4570.1911574,746150
THAThailand6,9920.596859,3688518,9441.057524,80274
TLSTimor-Leste2,1590.1841412,5961435,0980.2821404,214156
TGOTogo6990.05961799631781,7360.09601782,193177
TONTonga4,1260.3521144,9701195,9030.3261377,108137
TTOTrinidad and Tobago16,0831.375620,0705632,0111.774638,02049
TUNTunisia3,4630.2951244,23412512,1860.67410215,200102
TURTurkey11,1140.9486814,0836728,3471.575535,13154
TKMTurkmenistan7,3410.6268311,1677819,4801.087326,72367
TUVTuvalu3,9170.3341204,9831184,0140.2221484,927146
UGAUganda7110.06071789641772,4580.1361633,202164
UKRUkraine2,8210.2411334,2161269,2150.50911812,261116
AREUnited Arab Emirates39,4843.372642,5042768,6623.80875,54710
GBRUnited Kingdom44,1773.772351,1142345,5662.522852,90229
USAUnited States62,1525.30971,8051162,1523.441271,80511
URYUruguay18,0751.544923,1034723,5711.306329,52465
UZBUzbekistan1,2380.1061591,7861567,3510.40612810,119125
VUTVanuatu3,3280.2841264,0761282,8430.1571613,247163
VENVenezuela3,1680.2701282,19114910,3990.5751099,482128
VNMVietnam2,5460.2171373,7731337,4630.41312710,722123
YEMYemen4490.03831877141811,2740.07041862,066180
ZMBZambia1,4760.1261551,6691594,1240.2281474,859148
ZWEZimbabwe1,2710.1081581,6351612,3300.1291672,832168
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SOMSomalia--- ---- ---
World 11,727 14,494 18,089 22,562