Projected GDP per capita Ranking (2019-2023)

Source International Monetary Fund World Economic Outlook (October - 2018)
Date08 Apr 2019

This ranking is based on projection by International Monetary Fund (IMF) outlook October 2018 for year 2019 and 2023.

In 2019, Top ten richest economies in nominal terms would be : Luxembourg, Macao SAR, Switzerland, Norway, Iceland, Ireland, Qatar, United States, Singapore and Denmark. In ppp terms, Top ten economies would be : Qatar, Macao SAR, Luxembourg, Singapore, Brunei Darussalam, Ireland, Norway, United Arab Emirates, Kuwait and Hong Kong SAR. Six economies (nominal,ppp) Luxembourg (1,3), Qatar(7,1), Macao SAR (2,2), Norway(4,7), Ireland (6,6), and Singapore(9,4) are common in both methods. Among other fours : Switzerland, Iceland, United States and Denmark are in top 10 on nominal basis, while Brunei Darussalam, United Arab Emirates, Kuwait and Hong Kong SAR are in top 10 on ppp basis.

Luxembourg and Qatar are at the top position 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 Macao SAR by huge $28,864. In ppp terms, Qatar is ahead of 2nd ranked Macao SAR by 6670 Int. dollar but margin might comes down to Int. $1,674 in 2023.

In nominal ranking, Macao SAR would surpass Switzerland and Norway to become 2nd richest economies in 2019. United Arab Emirates and Czech Republic would also move up by 2 place. Saudi Arabia would lose 3 rank while Barbados would down by 2 position.

In ppp ranking, Hong Kong SAR would enter in list of top 10 in 2019 replacing Switzerland. Among top 50, Rank of Equatorial Guinea would down by 5 position followed by Trinidad and Tobago, down by 3 position. Rank of Cyprus and Poland would up by 3 place each in 2019 compare to 2018.

Among all 50 richest economies Macao SAR would have highest gdp growth rate of 6.28%. Brunei Darussalam and Oman are other two having projected growth rate above 5%. Negative growth rate are projected for Puerto Rico, Barbados, and Equatorial Guinea.

GDP (Nominal) per capita Ranking 2019

Code RankCountry/economy GDP per capita (Nominal) ($)Growth (%) GDP (Nominal) ($)Continent
2019times to worlddiff2023Rank 2019Rank
LUX1Luxembourg115,2039.87-131,95613.5171.4974Europe
MAC2Macao SAR86,3397.4028864102,75726.2857.8382Asia
CHE3Switzerland85,1577.30118297,02041.82731.119Europe
NOR4Norway82,7737.09238488,95662.06448.528Europe
ISL5Iceland79,2716.79350297,65932.9428.25105Europe
IRL6Ireland77,1606.61211091,75054.01379.833Europe
QAT7Qatar72,6776.23448484,87472.82204.354Asia
USA8United States65,0625.57761572,861102.5421,4821North America
SGP9Singapore62,9845.40207873,61982.55359.637Asia
DNK10Denmark62,0415.3194272,86391.94362.236Europe
AUS11Australia57,2044.90483865,627112.771,46414Oceania
SWE12Sweden54,1354.64306861,877142.23563.223Europe
NLD13Netherlands54,1294.646.6463,462122.60933.217Europe
AUT14Austria52,4744.50165460,990152.15469.726Europe
SMR15San Marino51,0294.37144655,981190.961.786173Europe
FIN16Finland50,8794.3615058,996181.76282.045Europe
HKG17Hong Kong SAR50,5674.3331262,025132.93380.932Asia
DEU18Germany49,6924.2687459,718171.864,1174Europe
CAN19Canada48,6014.16109159,734162.051,82010North America
BEL20Belgium47,5324.07106954,474201.54545.224Europe
FRA21France43,5003.73403350,502221.622,8456Europe
ARE22United Arab Emirates42,3843.63111544,012263.66455.627Asia
GBR23United Kingdom42,0363.6034847,888241.492,8107Europe
NZL24New Zealand42,0093.6027.350,521213.04212.253Oceania
ISR25Israel41,5593.5644947,954233.45376.134Asia
JPN26Japan41,4183.5514147,617250.945,2213Asia
BHS27The Bahamas35,8613.07555738,635302.1013.65131North America
ITA28Italy34,7842.98107739,516281.032,1138Europe
BRN29Brunei Darussalam34,5592.9622537,732325.0615.20126Asia
KOR30Korea32,7662.81179338,969292.581,70011Asia
KWT31Kuwait32,7372.8029.334,865354.06152.458Asia
PRI32Puerto Rico32,6782.8058.235,12234-1.15104.664North America
ESP33Spain31,9062.7377238,284312.201,47413Europe
MLT34Malta31,8672.7338.940,424274.5915.06127Europe
CYP35Cyprus28,8882.47297936,292334.2025.00110Europe
BHR36Bahrain27,5382.36135029,208402.5941.6197Asia
SVN37Slovenia27,5072.3631.433,794363.3656.9284Europe
TWN38Taiwan Province of China26,5182.2798932,576372.36626.721Asia
ABW39Aruba25,2292.16128826,911421.002.852166North America
CZE40Czech Republic24,9382.1429132,190383.05264.547Europe
PRT41Portugal23,7312.03120728,116411.80242.850Europe
EST42Estonia23,6542.0377.530,601393.2231.18102Europe
SAU43Saudi Arabia23,4912.0116324,264462.43795.618Asia
GRC44Greece20,9301.79256124,685452.35224.052Europe
SVK45Slovak Republic20,5981.7633226,242444.14112.361Europe
LTU46Lithuania19,8811.7071726,397432.9054.4985Europe
OMN47Oman19,6901.6919219,248585.0586.5369Asia
KNA48St. Kitts and Nevis18,7891.6190122,022493.501.062180North America
LVA49Latvia18,4581.5833123,751473.3435.7899Europe
BRB50Barbados18,4521.586.3221,16153-0.105.207155North America
World 11,673 13,791 88,081

GDP (PPP) per capita Ranking 2019

Code RankCountry GDP (PPP) per capita (Int. $)Growth (%)GDP (PPP) (Int. $) Continent
2019times to worlddiff2023 Rank2019Rank
QAT1Qatar133,2547.03-158,29612.82374.652Asia
MAC2Macao SAR126,5846.686670156,62226.2884.7997Asia
LUX3Luxembourg112,6235.9413961124,41033.5169.89105Europe
SGP4Singapore102,0275.3810596118,20242.55582.537Asia
BRN5Brunei Darussalam86,4804.5615547109,76755.0638.04124Asia
IRL6Ireland81,6864.31479395,21164.01402.150Europe
NOR7Norway76,6214.04506685,03472.06415.148Europe
ARE8United Arab Emirates72,1823.81443878,12393.66775.933Asia
KWT9Kuwait69,2573.65292577,294104.06322.458Asia
HKG10Hong Kong SAR67,5583.56170080,06582.93508.843Asia
CHE11Switzerland66,7803.5277873,314111.82573.438Europe
USA12United States65,0623.43171872,861122.5421,4822North America
SMR13San Marino63,0463.33201668,166140.962.207177Europe
NLD14Netherlands59,1053.12394168,267132.601,01928Europe
SAU15Saudi Arabia57,3583.03174862,122182.431,94316Asia
ISL16Iceland56,9153.0044365,029152.9420.28148Europe
TWN17Taiwan Province of China55,2902.92162464,180162.361,30722Asia
DEU18Germany54,9842.9030762,705171.864,5555Europe
SWE19Sweden54,4742.8750961,080192.23566.840Europe
AUT20Austria54,0842.8539160,318212.15484.146Europe
AUS21Australia54,0602.8524.160,499202.771,38421Oceania
DNK22Denmark53,5642.8249660,068221.94312.759Europe
BHR23Bahrain52,1292.75143557,379232.5978.76100Asia
CAN24Canada51,5462.7258357,292242.051,93117North America
BEL25Belgium49,7052.62184255,674261.54570.139Europe
OMN26Oman48,3942.55131149,933325.05212.765Asia
FIN27Finland48,2212.5417354,018271.76267.362Europe
FRA28France47,1132.48110753,163281.623,08110Europe
MLT29Malta47,0612.4852.157,005254.5922.24145Europe
GBR30United Kingdom47,0422.4818.953,066291.493,1459Europe
JPN31Japan46,0692.4397451,423300.945,8074Asia
KOR32Korea43,2122.28285751,013312.582,24214Asia
ESP33Spain42,1992.23101348,973332.201,95015Europe
CYP34Cyprus41,5722.1962748,673344.2035.97126Europe
NZL35New Zealand41,5312.1940.746,960353.04209.766Oceania
PRI36Puerto Rico40,9642.1656745,41140-1.15131.280North America
ITA37Italy40,7372.1522745,336411.032,47412Europe
CZE38Czech Republic39,3372.07140146,647363.05417.247Europe
ABW39Aruba39,2542.0782.442,559441.004.437168North America
ISR40Israel39,2362.0718.244,232423.45355.153Asia
SVN41Slovenia38,8412.0539545,988383.3680.3898Europe
SVK42Slovak Republic37,2681.97157345,961394.14203.269Europe
LTU43Lithuania37,1621.9610646,628372.90101.887Europe
EST44Estonia35,3461.86181642,699433.2246.59114Europe
BHS45The Bahamas34,5631.8278337,856512.1013.16153North America
POL46Poland33,4721.77109140,519453.511,27123Europe
PRT47Portugal33,4091.7663.338,605481.80341.954Europe
HUN48Hungary33,4091.760.0140,046473.30325.157Europe
GNQ49Equatorial Guinea33,3811.7627.331,97462-2.6129.61137Africa
TTO50Trinidad and Tobago33,0261.7435637,523520.8845.62117North America
World 18,961 22,506 143,089