Notes:
1. High births/1000 depress GDP/capita at all values of the Gini Index. CIA births.htm
2. High GDP/Capita tends to peak between 30 and 40 on the Gini Index scale with the US as the exception.
3. Low values of the Gini Index indicate high welfare and reduced market incentives.
4. Very high values of the Gini Index indicate extreme economic concentration, overpopulation, and poverty.
CIA World Factbook Data for Countries of at least 15 Million Population
Sorted by births/1000 population/year
PPP Estimated GDP/pop Births Gini
Dominant GDP Population $US per /1000 Income
No. Country Culture $Billions Millions pers./yr pop/yr Index
1 Germany Christian 2,504.00 82.42 30,380 8.25 28.3
2 Italy Christian 1,698.00 58.13 29,209 8.72 36.0
3 Ukraine Orthodox 340.40 46.71 7,287 8.82 29.0
4 Japan Buddhist 4,018.00 127.46 31,523 9.37 37.9
5 Poland Christian 514.00 38.54 13,338 9.85 34.1
6 Russia Orthodox 1,589.00 142.89 11,120 9.95 40.0
7 Korea, South Buddhist 965.30 48.85 19,762 10.00 35.8
8 Spain Christian 1,029.00 40.40 25,472 10.06 32.5
9 Romania Orthodox 183.60 22.30 8,232 10.70 28.8
10 United Kingdom Christian 1,830.00 60.61 30,193 10.71 36.8
11 Canada Christian 1,114.00 33.10 33,657 10.78 33.1
12 Netherlands Christian 499.80 16.49 30,307 10.90 30.9
13 France Christian 1,816.00 60.88 29,831 11.99 32.7
14 Australia Christian 640.10 20.26 31,588 12.14 35.2
15 Taiwan Buddhist 631.20 23.04 27,400 12.56 0
16 China Buddhist 8,859.00 1,313.97 6,742 13.25 44.0
17 Thailand Buddhist 560.70 64.63 8,675 13.87 51.1
18 United States Christian 12,360.00 298.44 41,415 14.14 45.0
19 Chile Christian LA 187.10 16.13 11,596 15.23 57.1
20 Sri Lanka Buddhist 85.34 20.22 4,220 15.51 34.4
21 Korea, North Buddhist 40.00 23.11 1,731 15.54 0
22 Kazakhstan Muslim 124.30 15.23 8,160 16.00 31.5
23 Brazil Christian LA 1,556.00 188.08 8,273 16.56 59.7
24 Turkey Muslim 572.00 70.41 8,123 16.62 42.0
25 Argentina Christian LA 518.10 39.92 12,978 16.73 52.2
26 Vietnam Buddhist 232.20 84.40 2,751 16.86 36.1
27 Iran Muslim 561.60 68.69 8,176 17.00 43.0
28 Algeria Muslim 233.20 32.93 7,082 17.14 35.3
29 Myanmar Buddhist 78.74 47.38 1,662 17.91 0
30 South Africa African 533.20 44.19 12,067 18.20 59.3
31 Venezuela Christian LA 153.70 25.73 5,973 18.71 49.1
32 Indonesia Muslim 865.60 245.45 3,527 20.34 34.3
33 Colombia Christian LA 337.50 43.59 7,742 20.48 53.8
34 Peru Christian LA 164.50 28.30 5,812 20.48 49.8
35 Mexico Christian LA 1,067.00 107.45 9,930 20.69 54.6
36 Morocco Muslim 138.30 33.24 4,160 21.98 40.0
37 India Hindu 3,611.00 1,095.35 3,297 22.01 32.5
38 Malaysia Muslim 290.20 24.39 11,900 22.86 49.2
39 Egypt Muslim 303.50 78.89 3,847 22.94 34.4
40 Philippines Christian 451.30 89.47 5,044 24.89 46.6
41 Uzbekistan Muslim 48.24 27.31 1,767 26.36 26.8
42 Syria Muslim 72.33 18.88 3,831 27.76 0
43 Saudi Arabia Muslim 338.00 27.02 12,509 29.34 0
44 Pakistan Muslim 393.40 165.80 2,373 29.74 41.0
45 Bangladesh Muslim 304.30 147.37 2,065 29.80 31.3
46 Ghana African 54.45 22.41 2,430 30.52 30.0
47 Nepal Hindu 39.90 28.29 1,411 30.98 37.7
48 Iraq Muslim 94.10 26.78 3,513 31.98 0
49 Cameroon African 40.83 17.34 2,355 33.89 44.6
50 Sudan Muslim 85.65 41.24 2,077 34.53 0
51 Cote d'Ivoire African 28.52 17.65 1,615 35.11 45.2
52 Mozambique African 26.03 19.69 1,322 35.18 39.6
53 Tanzania African 27.07 37.45 723 37.71 38.2
54 Ethiopia Muslim 62.88 74.78 841 37.98 30.0
55 Kenya African 37.15 34.71 1,070 39.72 44.5
56 Nigeria African 174.10 131.86 1,320 40.43 50.6
57 Madagascar African 16.36 18.60 880 41.41 47.5
58 Yemen Muslim 19.37 21.46 903 42.89 33.4
59 Congo, Dem. R. African 40.67 62.66 649 43.69 0.0
60 Afghanistan Muslim 21.50 31.06 692 46.60 0
61 Uganda African 48.73 28.20 1,728 47.35 43.0
Sum or Average 55,230.06 5,922.24 9,326 22.36 34.3
Others 5,479.94 602.93 9,089
World 60,710.00 6,525.17 9,304 20.05
Sample/World, % 90.97 90.76 100.24
Correlations: GDP Population GDP/c Births Gini
GDP 1.000 0.641 0.489 (0.326) 0.156
Population 0.641 1.000 (0.029) (0.118) 0.109
GDP/capita 0.489 (0.029) 1.000 (0.666) 0.065
Births/1000/yr (0.326) (0.118) (0.666) 1.000 (0.155)
Gini Index 0.156 0.109 0.065 (0.155) 1.000