Strong World: the country with the highest GDP
• Strong world: the country with the highest GDP
Only 1% of the population owns 50% of the world's wealth. The indicator of economic health of a country - the growth rate of its GDP
10 countries with the highest nominal GDP
America were able to defend the lead against the backdrop of slowing Chinese economy. Rapid growth, demonstrated China recent years, slowed, particularly due to the increased cost of labor, which has led to a decrease in demand for manufactured products.
The past 30 years, China's economy grew at an annual average of 10%. This is the highest in the world. Average annual US GDP was 2, 7% during this period.
The gross domestic product (GDP) include the results of all enterprises, organizations, institutions and other entities that operate within the economic territory of the country, including the enterprise, completely controlled by foreign capital, as well as branches of foreign companies.
Source: IMF data at current prices for 2015
10th place does Russia in the number of dollar millionaires. This is 97 000 people. Russian billionaires control up to 30% of national wealth.
At 12, 4 trillion total world wealth has decreased since the beginning of the financial crisis. In 2015, it amounted to 250 trillion dollars.
14% of the world's population can be considered middle class. The condition of these people is growing more slowly than the wealth of the world's highest stratum of society