List of Richest Countries in Asia

The List of the Countries by GDP (Gross Domestic Product) at Purchasing Power Parity per Capita, Asia is one of the Largest Region and has Developing nations with High Economy. Japan, Singapore, Brunei and South Korea ranks better in the World on GDP. The Countries has different rules and regulation with different cost of living and rates of inflation. Russia is not in the list that is considered as Eurasia and most countries in the Asia is below world GDP (PPP) per capita.

Source: telegraph.co.uk

The Following List of Richest Countries in Asia ranked by the GDP at PPP per Capital by International Monetary Fund.

Rank Country GDP PPP Per Capita Currency GDP total
(in US$ billions)
1 Qatar $145,894 Riyal 214
2 Singapore $78,762 Singapore dollar (SGD) 425
3 Brunei $73,823 Brunei dollar (BND) 21
4 Kuwait $70,785 Kuwaiti Dinar (KWD) 155
5 United Arab Emirates $63,181 UAE dirham (AED) 570
6 Hong Kong $52,984 Hong Kong dollar (HKD) 400
7 Saudi Arabia $51,779 Saudi riyal (SR) (SAR) 1,652
8 Bahrain $49,633 Bahraini dinar (BHD) 33
9 Oman $43,304 Rial (OMR) 95
10 Taiwan $41,539 New Taiwan dollar (TWD) 977
11 Japan $36,654 Yen (¥) (JPY) 4,788
12 South Korea $33,791 South Korean won (₩)(KRW) 1,790



13 Israel $32,717 Israeli new shekel (₪‎) (ILS) 286
14 Malaysia $23,160 Ringgit (RM) (MYR) 800
15 Kazakhistan $23,038 Tenge (KZT) 395
16 Lebanon $17,326 Lebanese pound (LBP) 67
17 Iran $16,165 Rial (IRR) 1,284
18 Iraq $14,367 Iraqi dinar (IQD) 165
19 Thailand $14,136 Baht (THB) 990
20 Turkmenistan $12,863 Turkmen new manat (TMT) 82
21 Maldives $11,903 Maldivian rufiyaa (MVR) 3
22 China $11,868 Renminbi (yuan)(¥) (CNY) 17,507
23 Jordan $11,639 Jordanian dinar (JOD) 40
24 Indonesia $9,635 Indonesian rupiah (IDR) 2,554
25 Sri Lanka $9,583 Sri Lankan rupee (LKR) 142

Note: The List of Richest Countries by GDP is the survey of International Monetary Fund in the year of 2013.

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