Top 10 Richest Countries in the World
GDP per Capita: $124,930
Population: 2.6 million
Qatar is the richest country in the world. It has a total GDP of approximately $124,930 per person. The economy of this small middle eastern country is based on the export of crude oil. The capital of Qatar is Doha.
GDP per Capita: $109,190
Luxembourg is located in the western part of Europe and shares its border with Belgium, Germany and France. Luxembourg has a stable and high-income market economy features moderate growth.
GDP per Capita: $ 90,530
Population: 5.6 million
The Republic of Singapore is an island city-state in Southeast Asia. It is the second-largest foreign investor in India. This country has the world’s highest percentage of millionaires.
GDP per Capita: $ 76,740
The country has a population of about 400,000 people. Natural gas & crude oil production account for about 90% of its GDP.
GDP per Capita: $ 72,630
Population: 4.8 million
It is the second-largest island of the British Isles, the third-largest in Europe. This country has one of the highest growth rates in Europe.
GDP per Capita: $70,590
Population: 5.3 million
Norway has a population of more than 5 million people. Norway has GDP per capita of $70,590 and holds 6th position in the list of top 10 richest countries of the world.
GDP per Capita: $69,670
Population: 4.1 million
It is located in the Western part of Asia and shares borders with Iraq and Saudi Arabia. Kuwait has the world’s sixth-largest oil reserves and its economy is backed by it.
8. United Arab Emirates
GDP per Capita: $68,250
Population: 9.4 million
The UAE has a population of over 10 million people. UAE is one of the top richest countries in the world. The UAE’s economy remains remarkably reliant on oil.
GDP per Capita: $61,360
Population: 8.5 million
Switzerland shares its border with Italy to the south, France to the west, Germany to the north, and Austria and Liechtenstein to the east. It has a population of 8 million people.