Which Country Creates the Highest Output per Capita?

GDP Per Capita PPP (Current USD) (USD), 2017
Economy | February 26, 2018
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Based on a comparison of 171 countries in 2022, Qatar ranked the highest in GDP per capita measured by PPP with USD 140,383 followed by Macao and Luxembourg. On the other end of the scale was Central African Republic with USD 689, Burundi with USD 703 and Liberia with USD 836.

Average GDP per capita measured by PPP reached USD 21,973 in 2022 in the World according to the National Statistical Office. This is 4.81 % more than in the previous year and 35.8 % more than 10 years ago.

Historically, average GDP per capita measured by PPP reached an all time high of USD 21,973 in 2022 and an all time low of USD 2,918 in 1980. The average annual growth amounted to 4.92 % since 1980.

Data for more countries are available at GDP Per Capita PPP (Current USD) indicator page.