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

Code Rank Country/Economy GDP per capita (Nominal) ($) Growth (%) GDP (Nominal) ($) Continent
2019times to worlddiff2024Rank 2019Rank
LUX1Luxembourg113,1969.87-132,70212.5669.4572Europe
CHE2Switzerland83,7177.302948098,27620.76715.420Europe
MAC3Macao SAR81,1527.08256582,5826-1.3255.1484Asia
NOR4Norway77,9756.80317784,99541.93417.630Europe
IRL5Ireland77,7716.7820495,67834.25384.933Europe
QAT6Qatar69,6886.08808483,26351.97191.854Asia
ISL7Iceland67,0375.85265069,699100.8223.92111Europe
USA8United States65,1125.68192676,25272.3521,4391North America
SGP9Singapore63,9875.58112575,63280.55362.836Asia
DNK10Denmark59,7955.22419272,32691.70347.239Europe
AUS11Australia53,8254.70597060,369131.711,37614Oceania
NLD12Netherlands52,3684.57145762,696111.77902.417Europe
SWE13Sweden51,2424.47112662,109120.94528.924Europe
AUT14Austria50,0234.36121959,477161.61447.727Europe
HKG15Hong Kong SAR49,3344.3068859,506140.35373.034Asia
FIN16Finland48,8694.2646659,480151.24269.745Europe
SMR17San Marino47,2804.12158952,932190.791.591176Europe
DEU18Germany46,5644.0671656,528180.543,8634Europe
CAN19Canada46,2134.0335157,072171.551,73110North America
BEL20Belgium45,1763.94103751,719201.21517.625Europe
ISR21Israel42,8233.74235251,318213.13387.732Asia
FRA22France41,7613.64106348,913241.252,7077Europe
GBR23United Kingdom41,0303.5873045,935251.242,7446Europe
JPN24Japan40,8473.5618350,637220.895,1543Asia
NZL25New Zealand40,6343.5421349,547232.51204.753Oceania
ARE26United Arab Emirates37,7503.29288438,586271.56405.831Asia
BHS27The Bahamas33,2612.90448936,702300.9112.66134North America
ITA28Italy32,9472.8731537,612280.011,9898Europe
PRI29Puerto Rico31,5382.75140834,38032-1.1599.9163North America
KOR30Korea31,4312.7410837,576291.951,63012Asia
MLT31Malta30,6502.6778039,545265.1014.86124Europe
ESP32Spain29,9612.6168935,572312.181,39813Europe
KWT33Kuwait29,2672.5569430,257380.59137.659Asia
BRN34Brunei Darussalam27,8712.43139630,414371.8112.46137Asia
CYP35Cyprus27,7202.4215234,190333.1124.28108Europe
SVN36Slovenia26,1702.28154933,732342.9454.1585Europe
ABW37Aruba25,9762.2719429,720400.702.903165North America
BHR38Bahrain25,2732.2070327,815421.9838.1897Asia
TWN39Taiwan Province of China24,8282.1744531,484362.04586.121Asia
EST40Estonia23,5242.05130431,776353.2031.04100Europe
CZE41Czech Republic23,2142.0231030,070392.45247.047Europe
PRT42Portugal23,0312.0118327,920411.91236.449Europe
SAU43Saudi Arabia22,8651.9916623,986470.17779.318Asia
GRC44Greece19,9741.74289124,336451.98214.052Europe
SVK45Slovak Republic19,5481.7142725,309442.60106.662Europe
LTU46Lithuania19,2671.6828125,937433.4153.6486Europe
KNA47St. Kitts and Nevis18,2461.59102122,006493.501.032181North America
LVA48Latvia18,1721.5974.324,321462.8435.0598Europe
ATG49Antigua and Barbuda18,1091.5862.621,337514.031.688174North America
BRB50Barbados18,0691.5839.721,52250-0.105.189154North America
World 11,464 14,044 86,599

GDP (PPP) per capita Ranking 2019

Code Rank Country/Economy GDP (PPP) per capita (Int. $) Growth (%) GDP (PPP) (Int. $) Continent
2019times to worlddiff2024 Rank2019Rank
QAT1Qatar132,8867.08-164,94011.97365.851Asia
MAC2Macao SAR114,3636.0918523115,4474-1.3277.7097Asia
LUX3Luxembourg108,9515.805412124,74222.5666.85103Europe
SGP4Singapore103,1815.495770121,99230.55585.137Asia
IRL5Ireland83,3994.4419782101,57554.25412.848Europe
BRN6Brunei Darussalam80,3844.28301698,95661.8135.92125Asia
NOR7Norway76,6844.08369989,89271.93410.749Europe
ARE8United Arab Emirates69,4353.70725074,605101.56746.434Asia
KWT9Kuwait66,3873.54304873,018120.59312.159Asia
CHE10Switzerland66,1963.5319174,356110.76565.639Europe
USA11United States65,1123.47108476,25292.3521,4392North America
HKG12Hong Kong SAR64,9283.4618478,28080.35490.944Asia
SMR13San Marino61,5753.28335268,748130.792.072177Europe
NLD14Netherlands58,3413.11323568,542141.771,00528Europe
ISL15Iceland56,0662.99227462,516200.8220.00147Europe
SAU16Saudi Arabia55,7042.9736262,613190.171,89917Asia
TWN17Taiwan Province of China55,0782.9362667,088152.041,30022Asia
SWE18Sweden54,6282.9145063,450160.94563.940Europe
DNK19Denmark53,8822.8774662,792181.70312.858Europe
DEU20Germany53,5672.8531563,281170.544,4445Europe
AUT21Austria53,5582.858.4962,154211.61479.445Europe
AUS22Australia53,3792.8418061,880221.711,36521Oceania
BHR23Bahrain50,9312.71244757,746251.9876.9598Asia
CAN24Canada50,7252.7020658,302241.551,90016North America
BEL25Belgium49,5292.64119756,963261.21567.538Europe
FIN26Finland47,9752.55155456,361271.24264.762Europe
MLT27Malta47,4052.5257059,315235.1022.98143Europe
OMN28Oman47,3662.5239.149,426320.04204.066Asia
FRA29France47,2232.5114355,065291.253,06110Europe
GBR30United Kingdom46,8272.4939654,378301.243,1319Europe
JPN31Japan45,5462.43128152,637310.895,7484Asia
KOR32Korea44,7402.3880655,418281.952,32014Asia
ESP33Spain41,5922.21314848,926342.181,94115Europe
CYP34Cyprus41,4072.2018549,221333.1136.27124Europe
NZL35New Zealand40,9432.1846447,116382.51206.265Oceania
ITA36Italy40,4702.1647246,701390.012,44312Europe
ABW37Aruba40,1482.1432245,938400.704.487168North America
PRI38Puerto Rico40,0672.1381.045,73842-1.15126.980North America
ISR39Israel39,1212.0894645,662433.13354.253Asia
CZE40Czech Republic38,8342.0728748,464352.45413.147Europe
SVN41Slovenia38,4622.0537147,801362.9479.5996Europe
LTU42Lithuania36,7011.95176247,559373.41102.286Europe
SVK43Slovak Republic36,6401.9560.545,896412.60199.770Europe
EST44Estonia35,8531.9178745,526443.2047.31111Europe
HUN45Hungary34,0461.81180743,372454.60332.255Europe
POL46Poland33,8911.8015642,901474.031,28723Europe
PRT47Portugal33,6651.7922540,507491.91345.654Europe
BHS48The Bahamas33,3331.7833237,140520.9112.69151North America
MYS49Malaysia32,8811.7545243,095464.501,07926Asia
TTO50Trinidad and Tobago32,7151.7416638,690510.0145.19116North America
World 18,779 23,432 141,860