Graphics Library >> Vital Caspian Graphics 2 - Oppor ... >> Gross National Income (GNI) ...

Gross National Income (GNI) in Purchasing Power Parity (PPP) per capita

Gross National Income (GNI) in Purchasing Power Parity (PPP) per capita

File type Download Size Language
.pdf .pdf Download 66 kb -
.jpg .jpg Download 326 kb -
Uploaded 01 Mar 2012 by GRID-Arendal
Year: 2012 Author:
Original cartography by Philippe Rekacewicz (le Monde Diplomatique) assisted by Laura Margueritte and Cecile Marin, later updated by Riccardo Pravettoni (GRID-Arendal), Novikov, Viktor (Zoi Environment Network)
Description:
Purchasing power parity (PPP) measures how much a currency can buy in terms of an international benchmark (usually dollars), since the cost of goods and services differs between countries. PPP is below the value of a US dollar in countries where the general price index is lower than in the US (as is the case for all five Caspian states, to varying extents), and above it where the prices are higher. A dollar thus buys much more in the Caspian countries than in the US, which only marginally compensates for the much lower income per person. These curves do not allow any conclusions on the wealth of individuals or income distribution among the population.
Downloads: 105     Rating: 3
  • Collapse of Tulka in the Caspian
  • Origin and destination of selected species
  • Total population per region, district or oblast
  • Infant mortality in Eastern Azerbaijan, 2008
  • Discharge of selected pollutants
  • When the Kara Bogaz Gol vanished
  • A century of outflow into Kara Bogaz Gol, km3/ year
  • Changing Caspian