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Percent of world GDP, 2020 - Country rankings:

The average for 2020 based on 7 countries was 6.62 percent.The highest value was in the USA: 25.11 percent and the lowest value was in Canada: 1.96 percent. The indicator is available from 1980 to 2020. Below is a chart for all countries where data are available.

Measure: percent; Source: The World Bank
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Countries Percent of world GDP, 2020 Global rank Available data
USA 25.11 1 1980 - 2020
Japan 6.01 2 1980 - 2020
Germany 4.64 3 1980 - 2020
UK 3.22 4 1980 - 2020
France 3.15 5 1980 - 2020
Italy 2.26 6 1980 - 2020
Canada 1.96 7 1980 - 2020

Economic outlook around the world

Definition: We calculated the world GDP as the sum of the GDP of all countries expressed in current USD. The share of GDP is the GDP of a particular country as percent of the world GDP. GDP at purchaser's prices is the sum of gross value added by all resident producers in the economy plus any product taxes and minus any subsidies not included in the value of the products. It is calculated without making deductions for depreciation of fabricated assets or for depletion and degradation of natural resources. Data are in current U.S. dollars. Dollar figures for GDP are converted from domestic currencies using single year official exchange rates. For a few countries where the official exchange rate does not reflect the rate effectively applied to actual foreign exchange transactions, an alternative conversion factor is used.
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