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Table 3.

Economic Indicators for the Major Powers, 2014

 GDP, Current Prices ($billion)% Great Power GDP, Current Prices% World GDP, Current PricesGDP Per Capita, Current PricesPublic Debt (% GDP)Hours Worked (per person in employment)Productivity ($ GDP per hour worked)
United States 17,418 36.0 22.5 54,596 71.2 1,789 67.4 
China 10,380 21.5 13.4 7,588 15.1 n.a. n.a. 
Japan 4,616 9.6 6.0 36,331 231.9 1,729 41.5 
Germany 3,859 8.0 5.0 47,589 74.7 1,371 62.3 
Russia 1,857 3.8 2.4 12,925 13.4 1,985 25.9 
France 2,846 5.9 3.7 44,538 95.3 1,489 62.7 
Britain 2,945 6.1 3.8 45,653 79.1 1,677 50.5 
India 2,049 4.2 2.7 1,626 51.3 n.a. n.a. 
Brazil 2,353 4.9 3.0 11,604 59.3 n.a. n.a. 
 GDP, Current Prices ($billion)% Great Power GDP, Current Prices% World GDP, Current PricesGDP Per Capita, Current PricesPublic Debt (% GDP)Hours Worked (per person in employment)Productivity ($ GDP per hour worked)
United States 17,418 36.0 22.5 54,596 71.2 1,789 67.4 
China 10,380 21.5 13.4 7,588 15.1 n.a. n.a. 
Japan 4,616 9.6 6.0 36,331 231.9 1,729 41.5 
Germany 3,859 8.0 5.0 47,589 74.7 1,371 62.3 
Russia 1,857 3.8 2.4 12,925 13.4 1,985 25.9 
France 2,846 5.9 3.7 44,538 95.3 1,489 62.7 
Britain 2,945 6.1 3.8 45,653 79.1 1,677 50.5 
India 2,049 4.2 2.7 1,626 51.3 n.a. n.a. 
Brazil 2,353 4.9 3.0 11,604 59.3 n.a. n.a. 

SOURCES: International Monetary Fund, World Economic Outlook Database (Washington, D.C.: International Monetary Fund, April 2015), http://www.imf.org/external/pubs/ft/weo/2015/01/weodata/index.aspx; Central Intelligence Agency, CIA World Factbook, https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/ (consulted August 8, 2015); Organization for Co-operation and Economic Development, “OECD Employment Outlook, 2015, Statistical Annex” (Paris: OECD, 2015); and Organization for Co-operation and Economic Development, Level of GDP Per Capita and Productivity, http://stats.oecd.org/Index.aspx?DataSetCode=PDB_LV (consulted August 8, 2015).

NOTES: Gross domestic product (GDP) figures for China, Germany, and Russia are International Monetary Fund Staff staff estimates. GDP per capita figures for China, Germany, Russia, and India are International Monetary Fund staff estimates. Public debt is estimated for 2014. Hours worked are for total employment and are for 2014 except for France, which is for 2013. Productivity figures for the United States, Japan, Russia, and France are estimated.

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