1951 Ranking
    1. Bulgaria 20.40
    2. Kenya 18.50
    3. Burma (Myanmar) 12.80
    4. Israel 12.10
    5. Japan 10.70
    6. Tanzania 10.00
    7. Turkey 9.90
    8. Congo (Kinshasa) 9.60
    9. China 9.60
    10. Barbados 9.60
    11. Spain 9.00
    12. Germany 9.00
    13. Dominican Republic 8.70
    14. Hungary 8.70
    15. West Germany 8.60
    16. Greece 7.70
    17. Finland 7.50
    18. Philippines 7.50
    19. Italy 6.80
    20. Austria 6.80
    21. Switzerland 6.80
    22. Saudi Arabia 6.40
    23. Jamaica 6.40
    24. Uruguay 6.30
    25. Romania 6.20
    26. Indonesia 6.00
    27. Iraq 6.00
    28. Trinidad and Tobago 6.00
    29. United States 5.80
    30. United Arab Emirates 5.80
    31. France 5.30
    32. Nigeria 5.20
    33. Belgium 5.20
    34. Peru 5.10
    35. Bolivia 4.90
    36. Mexico 4.80
    37. Norway 4.40
    38. Malta 4.30
    39. Albania 4.30
    40. Oman 4.20
    41. Zambia 4.00
    42. Portugal 3.90
    43. Thailand 3.90
    44. Bahrain 3.80
    45. Taiwan 3.60
    46. Canada 3.30
    47. Sri Lanka 3.20
    48. Sweden 3.10
    49. Kuwait 3.10
    50. Zimbabwe 3.00
    51. Vietnam 2.80
    52. United Kingdom 2.70
    53. Venezuela 2.70
    54. Burkina Faso 2.70
    55. Yugoslavia 2.60
    56. Ireland 2.60
    57. Poland 2.60
    58. Cameroon 2.50
    59. Malawi 2.40
    60. Angola 2.30
    61. Madagascar 2.20
    62. South Africa 2.20
    63. Saint Lucia 2.10
    64. Sudan 2.00
    65. Niger 2.00
    66. Jordan 1.90
    67. Mozambique 1.90
    68. Brazil 1.80
    69. Senegal 1.80
    70. Chile 1.70
    71. Argentina 1.70
    72. Mali 1.70
    73. Ivory Coast 1.60
    74. Singapore 1.50
    75. Australia 1.30
    76. Ethiopia 1.10
    77. Ghana 1.00
    78. Cambodia 0.90
    79. Czechoslovakia 0.70
    80. Yemen 0.70
    81. India 0.60
    82. Netherlands 0.60
    83. Qatar 0.40
    84. Bangladesh 0.30
    85. Morocco 0.20
    86. Colombia -0.10
    87. Denmark -0.10
    88. Egypt -0.60
    89. Costa Rica -0.60
    90. Tunisia -0.80
    91. Algeria -1.30
    92. Soviet Union -1.30
    93. Ecuador -1.50
    94. Guatemala -1.80
    95. Iran -2.70
    96. Cyprus -3.60
    97. Iceland -4.90
    98. Pakistan -5.50
    99. Syria -6.00
    100. Uganda -6.50
    101. Malaysia -7.60
    102. South Korea -7.80
    103. Luxembourg -7.80
    104. New Zealand -9.50
    105. Hong Kong -9.60
    2015 Ranking
    1. Turkmenistan 8.50
    2. Burma (Myanmar) 7.20
    3. Ivory Coast 7.00
    4. Uzbekistan 6.80
    5. Sri Lanka 6.10
    6. China 6.00
    7. Ghana 5.70
    8. Mozambique 5.60
    9. Ethiopia 5.60
    10. Cambodia 5.50
    11. Congo (Kinshasa) 5.40
    12. Vietnam 5.10
    13. India 4.60
    14. Bangladesh 4.60
    15. Philippines 4.50
    16. Georgia 4.30
    17. Tanzania 4.10
    18. Dominican Republic 3.80
    19. Indonesia 3.80
    20. Kenya 3.80
    21. Latvia 3.50
    22. Malawi 3.40
    23. Zambia 3.40
    24. Lithuania 3.30
    25. Macedonia (F.Y.R.O.M.) 3.30
    26. Taiwan 3.30
    27. Poland 3.30
    28. South Korea 3.00
    29. Estonia 3.00
    30. Romania 3.00
    31. Malaysia 3.00
    32. Morocco 2.90
    33. Nigeria 2.90
    34. Mali 2.90
    35. Uganda 2.90
    36. Bosnia and Herzegovina 2.80
    37. Burkina Faso 2.80
    38. Peru 2.80
    39. Niger 2.80
    40. Hungary 2.80
    41. Thailand 2.80
    42. Madagascar 2.70
    43. Pakistan 2.70
    44. Bolivia 2.70
    45. Qatar 2.70
    46. Czech Republic 2.70
    47. Senegal 2.70
    48. Greece 2.60
    49. Tajikistan 2.60
    50. Saudi Arabia 2.60
    51. Oman 2.50
    52. South Africa 2.50
    53. Uruguay 2.50
    54. Costa Rica 2.50
    55. Slovakia 2.50
    56. New Zealand 2.40
    57. Israel 2.40
    58. Sweden 2.40
    59. Cameroon 2.40
    60. Albania 2.20
    61. Jordan 2.20
    62. Kyrgyzstan 2.10
    63. Chile 2.10
    64. Slovenia 2.10
    65. Colombia 2.10
    66. Australia 2.10
    67. Portugal 2.10
    68. Guatemala 2.10
    69. Azerbaijan 2.00
    70. Ireland 2.00
    71. Hong Kong 1.90
    72. Iceland 1.80
    73. Turkey 1.80
    74. United Kingdom 1.80
    75. Germany 1.80
    76. Mexico 1.80
    77. Denmark 1.60
    78. Malta 1.60
    79. Bulgaria 1.60
    80. Sudan 1.50
    81. Angola 1.50
    82. Belgium 1.50
    83. United States 1.50
    84. Finland 1.40
    85. Netherlands 1.40
    86. Saint Lucia 1.40
    87. Tunisia 1.40
    88. Trinidad and Tobago 1.30
    89. Spain 1.30
    90. Egypt 1.30
    91. Canada 1.20
    92. Luxembourg 1.00
    93. Jamaica 1.00
    94. Moldova 1.00
    95. Singapore 0.90
    96. Algeria 0.90
    97. Iran 0.90
    98. Austria 0.80
    99. Kazakhstan 0.70
    100. Japan 0.70
    101. United Arab Emirates 0.50
    102. Barbados 0.50
    103. Serbia and Montenegro 0.50
    104. Ecuador 0.50
    105. France 0.40
    106. Switzerland 0.40
    107. Croatia 0.40
    108. Italy 0.40
    109. Norway 0.30
    110. Bahrain 0.20
    111. Armenia 0.10
    112. Kuwait -0.20
    113. Zimbabwe -0.20
    114. Cyprus -0.40
    115. Iraq -0.90
    116. Belarus -1.30
    117. Argentina -1.90
    118. Brazil -2.00
    119. Russia -4.00
    120. Ukraine -4.40
    121. Yemen -4.70
    122. Venezuela -6.30
    123. Syria -7.40

    Growth of GDP per person, percent change. GDP is the sum of gross value added by all resident producers in the economy plus any product taxes and minus any subsidies not included in the value of the products. It is calculated without making deductions for depreciation of fabricated assets or for depletion and degradation of natural resources.

    Source: The Conference Board