Central Intelligence Agency: "The World Factbook: Country Comparison – GDP Per Capita"

Carefully review this chart, which compares the GDP per capita of several countries around the world. Note the date of information provided, and compare this to the charts provided on pages 66 through 69 of Introduction to Business. Studying GDP per capita will allow you to compare one country to another.

As you review this resource, answer the following questions:

  1. Why is the U.S. GDP per capita higher than China?
  2. How is GDP per capita found?