List of Countries by Projected GDP per capita

Source International Monetary Fund World Economic Outlook (October - 2020)
Date11 Nov 2020

In 2020, Luxembourg would have the highest GDP per capita, while Burundi would be the poorest economy in nominal and PPP terms. The per capita of the richest economy, Luxembourg, would be 1,001% and 664% of the global average in nominal and PPP methods, respectively. The poorest economy, South Sudan, would be only 2.4% and 4.6% of the global GDP per capita in nominal and PPP methods, respectively.

In nominal data, only Luxembourg would have gdp per capita of above one lakh US dollar. There would be 12 economies that would have per capita gdp above $50,000. Macao SAR and Austria are expected to decline below the $50k mark in 2020. With the exit of St. Lucia, Russia, Grenada, and Mauritius from the elite $10000 per capita GDP club in 2020, there would be a total of 65 economies in this list.

Out of 193 economies, gdp (nominal) per capita of the 29 economies would increase, and 164 economies would decrease in 2020 compared to 2019. Guyana will add $2054 in 2020, followed by Taiwan Province of China ($1,037), Egypt ($517), Lithuania ($401), and Turkmenistan ($350). With a decline of more than $40k, GDP per capita of Macao SAR will down by 50% in 2020. Iceland and Qatar will down by above $10k. Guyana (+18) and Egypt (+15) would be huge gainers in the nominal ranking, followed by Turkmenistan (+9). Lebanon (-50), Libya (-34), and Macao SAR (-20) would lose most in the ranking.

In ppp data, Macao SAR and Singapore's exit will leave only Luxembourg with gdp per capita of above one lakh International dollar in 2020. There would be 21 economies that have per capita gdp (ppp) above Int. $50,000. Bahrain, Canada, and Finland are expected to decline below Int. $50k mark in 2020. There would be a total of 66 economies above Int. $20k level.

Out of 193 economies, gdp (ppp) per capita of the 26 economies would increase, and 167 economies would decrease in 2020 compared to 2019. Guyana will add Int. $3755 in 2020, followed by Timor-Leste (Int. $786), Brunei Darussalam (Int. $783), and Taiwan Province of China (Int. $745). With a decline of more than $62k, GDP per capita of Macao SAR will down by 50% in 2020. Libya (Int. $-9428 bn), Luxembourg (Int. $-7615 bn), San Marino (Int. $-6443 bn), and Aruba (Int. $-6339 bn) are other top decliners. Guyana (+21), Egypt (+12), Timor-Leste (+11), and Indonesia (+8) are top gainers in the ppp ranking. Libya (-53), Lebanon (-16), Fiji (-13), and St. Lucia (-10) would lose most in the ranking.

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CodeCountry/Economy GDP per capita Nominal ($) GDP per capita PPP (Int. $)
2019Rank2020Rank% world 2019Rank2020Rank% world
PAKPakistan1,3491581,26016011.55,2041445,16014130.3
VENVenezuela2,2991421,73915215.97,3441305,55813432.7
AFGAfghanistan5071884991874.562,2011772,07317812.2
ALBAlbania5,3231024,8989844.714,5349213,6519380.3
DZAAlgeria3,8981223,33112730.411,72911211,04110964.9
AGOAngola2,9681362,02114518.57,3841286,97812841.0
ATGAntigua and Barbuda17,1955214,1595612922,5686618,65573110
ARGArgentina9,890708,4337477.022,9976520,37066120
ARMArmenia4,6051084,31510339.414,1779313,7359180.8
ABWAruba25,7453920,3104218533,5084827,16956160
AUSAustralia54,3481151,8851047452,7262150,84520299
AUTAustria50,3801448,6341344458,8501655,40615326
AZEAzerbaijan4,8141064,12510937.715,0769114,4998885.3
BHRBahrain25,9983622,8783820951,8922249,05723288
BGDBangladesh1,8161511,88814717.25,2171435,13914230.2
BRBBarbados18,1394916,0824914716,2928314,5688685.7
BLRBelarus6,658906,1348956.019,9427119,75968116
BELBelgium46,2372043,8141740054,0291950,11421295
BLZBelize4,4981093,73411834.16,8191325,69513333.5
BENBenin1,2181641,25916111.53,4231613,44316120.2
BTNBhutan3,3571303,43112231.311,96810912,05810370.9
BOLBolivia3,5661263,32212830.39,0641238,34212249.1
BIHBosnia and Herzegovina6,015985,7629252.615,6048714,8958487.6
BWABotswana7,773836,5588759.917,9497716,1538195.0
BRABrazil8,751776,4508858.915,3378814,5638785.6
BRNBrunei Darussalam29,3143323,1173621161,0331261,8168363
BGRBulgaria9,772729,8266789.724,2476323,74160140
BFABurkina Faso7751757691747.022,2821762,20317613.0
BDIBurundi2701932641932.418211937831934.60
CPVCabo Verde3,6021253,35812630.77,4711276,98012741.0
KHMCambodia1,6201541,57215414.44,5711494,44114926.1
CMRCameroon1,5241551,49315513.63,8561553,71015621.8
CANCanada46,2721942,0801838451,1902347,56924280
CAFCentral African Republic4801904801884.399851919721915.72
TCDChad6861816401825.841,6541851,6181859.51
CHLChile14,7726112,6126011525,0576223,45561138
CHNChina10,5226910,8396499.016,7098017,20677101
COLColombia6,423925,2079547.515,3348914,1379083.1
COMComoros1,3621571,33715812.23,1081633,01416317.7
CRICosta Rica12,2446311,6296310620,3617019,30969114
HRVCroatia14,8536014,0335812829,8285427,68153163
CYPCyprus28,0493526,2403424041,6563739,07936230
CZECzech Republic23,5394122,6273920742,6703540,29333237
CIVCôte d'Ivoire2,2301442,28114020.85,3271425,36013831.5
CODDemocratic Republic of the Congo5091874571894.171,0151899781905.75
DNKDenmark59,7701058,439753359,7191357,78112340
DJIDjibouti3,1031343,07413228.15,1951455,07414329.8
DMADominica8,305807,7097970.413,06210112,08310271.0
DOMDominican Republic8,596797,4458168.019,8987218,78372110
ECUEcuador6,222935,3169348.511,92911010,61711262.4
EGYEgypt3,0441353,56112032.512,39110812,7199674.8
SLVEl Salvador4,1871193,82111734.99,1471228,40112149.4
GNQEquatorial Guinea8,690787,1318565.119,2917317,78275105
ERIEritrea5671835851835.341,8361801,82418010.7
ESTEstonia23,7584022,9863721038,5404137,03340218
SWZEswatini4,1141203,41512431.29,2451218,95511952.7
ETHEthiopia9611699741678.892,7241682,77216616.3
FJIFiji6,043974,37110239.914,0269511,17510865.7
FINFinland48,8101548,4611444250,7482449,33422290
FRAFrance41,8972339,2572135849,7992545,45426267
GABGabon8,111817,1858465.616,2738415,8548293.2
GEOGeorgia4,7651074,40510140.215,6348615,1428389.0
DEUGermany46,4731845,4661541556,2261753,57118315
GHAGhana2,2211452,18814120.05,6881385,70713233.6
GRCGreece19,5704418,1684616631,5725129,04551171
GRDGrenada11,193669,8246889.718,4777616,4548096.8
GTMGuatemala4,3541134,24010538.78,4871248,26712348.6
GINGuinea1,0121681,0191659.312,5061722,51617014.8
GNBGuinea-Bissau8111747671757.002,4291732,34017413.8
GUYGuyana6,594918,6497379.013,6049717,36076102
HTIHaiti7731777321786.681,7971811,72818110.2
HNDHonduras2,5511402,41213822.05,9461365,53813632.6
HKGHong Kong SAR48,6271645,1761641262,2671158,16511342
HUNHungary16,4705415,3735014033,9924632,43445191
ISLIceland67,857657,189852258,9651554,48216320
INDIndia2,0981461,87714817.16,9771316,28412936.9
IDNIndonesia4,1971184,03811436.912,48310712,3459972.6
IRQIraq5,8841004,43810040.511,4501139,95211658.5
IRLIreland80,504379,669372791,959589,3834526
IRNIslamic Republic of Iran7,010887,2578366.212,54710611,96310470.3
ISRIsrael43,6032141,5602037941,7863639,12635230
ITAItaly33,1592830,6572728044,1613140,06634236
JAMJamaica5,8261015,2219447.711,01811510,22111460.1
JPNJapan40,2562539,0482335643,1943341,63731245
JORJordan4,4261124,17410738.110,53011710,00711558.8
KAZKazakhstan9,750738,7827280.227,2925926,58957156
KENKenya2,0041472,07514418.94,9851474,99314529.4
KIRKiribati1,6721531,63815315.02,1551782,12617712.5
KORKorea31,8463030,6442828044,5733044,29227260
UVKKosovo4,4291114,14110837.811,79111111,01711064.8
KWTKuwait28,5003422,2524020346,0182941,73530245
KGZKyrgyz Republic1,3231591,14816210.55,5161404,82414628.4
LAOLao P.D.R.2,6611392,56713723.48,2071258,22112448.3
LVALatvia17,7725017,2304715732,0145030,57947180
LBNLebanon7,661852,74513525.115,1349011,56210668.0
LSOLesotho1,1851659241688.443,0101642,88616417.0
LBRLiberia6941806541805.971,6011861,5361869.03
LBYLibya6,055963,28213030.014,174944,74614727.9
LTULithuania19,4824519,8834318238,5874038,60537227
LUXLuxembourg115,8391109,60211,001120,4902112,8751664
MACMacao SAR79,251438,76924354121,764158,9319347
MDGMadagascar5251865151864.701,7201831,6471839.69
MWIMalawi3781913991913.641,0041909951895.85
MYSMalaysia11,1936710,1926593.028,9915627,28755160
MDVMaldives15,5055912,4646111428,2735722,96562135
MLIMali9071718991718.212,5081712,42117214.2
MLTMalta30,3743128,4693126046,9242843,08729253
MHLMarshall Islands4,3261144,07111237.23,9321543,78615422.3
MRTMauritania1,8731501,79115016.36,0361355,79713134.1
MUSMauritius11,090688,9517081.723,8196420,71965122
MEXMexico9,862718,0697673.720,5836918,80471111
FSMMicronesia4,0451213,85511635.23,5361593,44716020.3
MDAMoldova4,4581104,26810439.013,4409913,2539477.9
MNGMongolia4,2021173,99011536.412,55110512,25910172.1
MNEMontenegro8,826767,9337772.422,3486719,93167117
MARMorocco3,3321313,12113128.58,1481267,60912544.7
MOZMozambique4881894551904.151,3021871,2791877.52
MMRMyanmar1,2991611,33315912.25,0421465,17914030.5
NAMNamibia5,0721054,05211337.010,2791189,53711856.1
NRUNauru9,365748,8677180.99,8581199,87511758.1
NPLNepal1,0791671,11616310.23,5811563,58615721.1
NLDNetherlands52,6461251,2901146859,6931457,10113336
NZLNew Zealand41,6672438,6752535343,8093241,07232242
NICNicaragua1,9201491,83214916.75,6511395,43913732.0
NERNiger5541845361844.891,2761881,2531887.37
NGANigeria2,2301432,14914219.65,3531415,06614429.8
MKDNorth Macedonia6,109956,0199054.917,3137816,6097997.7
NORNorway75,294567,989462166,214764,8566381
OMNOman18,1984814,4235413233,7494729,90850176
PLWPalau16,0645614,2335513015,9168514,1598983.3
PANPanama15,8345714,0905712933,0044930,03449177
PNGPapua New Guinea2,8841372,65213624.24,0181533,86115222.7
PRYParaguay5,2331034,9099744.813,02210212,5039873.5
PERPeru6,958895,8459153.413,32710011,51610767.7
PHLPhilippines3,5121273,37312530.89,3561208,57412050.4
POLPoland15,6015815,3045214034,4844433,73943198
PRTPortugal23,1324321,6084119736,2464333,13144195
PRIPuerto Rico32,5952930,1132927536,7504234,99841206
QATQatar62,919952,751948295,108491,8973540
COGRepublic of Congo2,7461382,12814319.44,6001484,23315024.9
ROURomania12,8876212,8135911731,2185230,14148177
RUSRussia11,601659,9726691.028,1845827,39454161
RWARwanda8161738231737.522,3631742,39317314.1
WSMSamoa4,2311164,08411137.35,8091375,54713532.6
SMRSan Marino47,6221741,6831938163,1331056,69014333
SAUSaudi Arabia23,2664219,5874417949,2162646,27325272
SENSenegal1,4461561,45515713.33,5361583,46315920.4
SRBSerbia7,382877,4978068.418,9727518,84070111
SYCSeychelles17,1275312,3236211230,4305326,38858155
SLESierra Leone5391855181854.731,7781821,71118210.1
SGPSingapore65,234858,4846534101,458395,6032562
SVKSlovak Republic19,3444618,6694517034,2024532,18446189
SVNSlovenia25,9923725,0393522940,7173838,50638226
SLBSolomon Islands2,4941412,36713921.62,5901702,44217114.4
ZAFSouth Africa5,978994,7369943.212,96210411,91110570.0
SSDSouth Sudan3691923031922.778621928841925.20
ESPSpain29,9933226,8323324543,1543438,14339224
LKASri Lanka3,8521233,69811933.813,6319613,1149577.1
KNASt. Kitts and Nevis18,8544715,2465313925,7496121,02864124
LCASt. Lucia11,803649,7806989.316,3688213,7089280.6
VCTSt. Vincent and the Grenadines7,464867,0338664.213,01910312,26810072.1
SDNSudan7721787351776.714,1401523,74915522.0
SURSuriname6,191944,19910638.316,7687914,6058585.9
SWESweden51,4041350,3391246055,2651852,47719309
CHESwitzerland82,484281,867274772,008668,3405402
STPSão Tomé and Príncipe1,9801481,91214617.54,1411513,83715322.6
TWNTaiwan Province of China25,8733826,9103224653,2752054,02017318
TJKTajikistan8731728341727.613,5441573,56015820.9
TZATanzania1,0801661,10616410.12,8411672,85116516.8
THAThailand7,807827,2958266.619,2417418,07374106
BHSThe Bahamas35,6642730,0273027439,5573933,80842199
GMBThe Gambia7741767461766.812,3161752,23917513.2
TLSTimor-Leste1,2521631,45615613.33,2451624,03115123.7
TGOTogo6751826901796.301,6571841,6401849.64
TONTonga5,1511045,0239645.96,1381336,07413035.7
TTOTrinidad and Tobago17,2765116,1974814827,2836025,96459153
TUNTunisia3,2931323,29512930.111,12511410,38211361.0
TURTurkey9,151757,7157870.429,7245528,29452166
TKMTurkmenistan7,724848,0747573.716,4328116,7117898.3
TUVTuvalu4,3091154,09111037.34,4581504,48014826.3
UGAUganda9161709151708.362,6461692,58516815.2
UKRUkraine3,7071243,42512331.313,4429812,7109774.7
AREUnited Arab Emirates39,1802631,9482629263,590958,46610344
GBRUnited Kingdom42,3792239,2292235848,7272744,28828260
USAUnited States65,254763,051557665,254863,0517371
URYUruguay16,1115515,3325114022,1106821,33863125
UZBUzbekistan1,7421521,76315116.17,3661297,37812643.4
VUTVanuatu3,1861332,87913426.32,9201652,64916715.6
VNMVietnam3,4161293,49812131.910,53811610,75511163.2
PSEWest Bank and Gaza3,4261282,89413326.46,0991345,31613931.3
YEMYemen7131796451815.892,0571791,93117911.4
ZMBZambia1,3181601,0011669.143,5261603,30216219.4
ZWEZimbabwe1,2541629221698.422,8961662,58316915.2
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World 11,557 10,954 17,761 17,007