Special Report

Richest Countries in the World

Methodology

To identify the richest countries in the world, 24/7 Wall St. reviewed the gross national income (GNI) per capita for 2017 from the World Bank’s “World Development Indicators Database.” GNI is in constant 2011 international dollars. Additional data on GDP, total population, and life expectancy for the most recent years available is also from the World Bank database. The Corruption Perceptions Index score for 2018 comes from the Transparency International CPI.

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