Table A-1
World's Leading Economies by Gross Domestic Product: 1995, 2000, and 2008

Table A-1
World's Leading Economies by Gross Domestic Product: 1995, 2000, and 2008

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Rank in 1995 Rank in 2000 Rank in 2008 Country (Billions of current U.S. $) Share of global GDP (percent)
1995 2000 2008 1995 2000 2008
NA NA NA World 29,633 31,972 60,863 100.0 100.0 100.0
1 1 1 United States 7,398 9,817 14,265 25.0 30.7 23.4
2 2 2 Japan 5,278 4,669 4,924 17.8 14.6 8.1
8 6 3 China 728 1,198 4,402 2.5 3.7 7.2
3 3 4 Germany 2,525 1,906 3,668 8.5 6.0 6.0
4 5 5 France 1,572 1,333 2,866 5.3 4.2 4.7
5 4 6 United Kingdom 1,157 1,481 2,674 3.9 4.6 4.4
6 7 7 Italy 1,127 1,101 2,314 3.8 3.4 3.8
17 19 8 Russia 313 260 1,677 1.1 0.8 2.8
9 11 9 Spain 597 582 1,612 2.0 1.8 2.6
7 9 10 Brazil 770 644 1,573 2.6 2.0 2.6
10 8 11 Canada 591 725 1,511 2.0 2.3 2.5
14 13 12 India 354 462 1,210 1.2 1.4 2.0
16 10 13 Mexico 314 629 1,088 1.1 2.0 1.8
13 14 14 Australia 371 390 1,011 1.3 1.2 1.7
11 12 15 South Korea 539 534 947 1.8 1.7 1.6
12 15 16 The Netherlands 419 386 869 1.4 1.2 1.4
23 18 17 Turkey 228 266 729 0.8 0.8 1.2
31 25 18 Poland 139 171 526 0.5 0.5 0.9
24 28 19 Indonesia 223 166 512 0.8 0.5 0.8
18 22 20 Belgium 276 233 506 0.9 0.7 0.8
15 20 21 Switzerland 316 250 493 1.1 0.8 0.8
21 21 22 Sweden 254 246 485 0.9 0.8 0.8
30 24 23 Saudi Arabia 142 189 482 0.5 0.6 0.8
28 27 24 Norway 149 169 456 0.5 0.5 0.7
22 23 25 Austria 239 192 415 0.8 0.6 0.7
19 16 26 Taiwan 274 321 393 0.9 1.0 0.6
33 31 27 Greece 129 128 358 0.4 0.4 0.6
37 39 28 Iran 91 96 345 0.3 0.3 0.6
25 29 29 Denmark 182 161 343 0.6 0.5 0.6
20 17 30 Argentina 258 284 326 0.9 0.9 0.5
40 35 31 Venezuela 77 117 319 0.3 0.4 0.5
27 30 32 South Africa 151 133 277 0.5 0.4 0.5
32 34 33 Finland 131 122 274 0.4 0.4 0.5
44 38 34 Ireland 67 97 273 0.2 0.3 0.4
26 33 35 Thailand 168 123 273 0.6 0.4 0.4
51 46 36 United Arab Emirates 41 70 260 0.1 0.2 0.4
34 36 37 Portugal 113 113 244 0.4 0.4 0.4
35 40 38 Colombia 104 94 241 0.4 0.3 0.4
38 41 39 Malaysia 90 94 222 0.3 0.3 0.4
47 47 40 Czech Republic 55 57 217 0.2 0.2 0.4
29 26 41 Hong Kong 144 169 216 0.5 0.5 0.4
54 53 42 Nigeria 37 46 214 0.1 0.1 0.4
36 32 43 Israel 96 124 202 0.3 0.4 0.3
56 56 44 Romania 35 37 200 0.1 0.1 0.3
39 42 45 Singapore 84 93 182 0.3 0.3 0.3
53 58 46 Ukraine 37 31 180 0.1 0.1 0.3
43 44 47 Chile 71 75 170 0.2 0.2 0.3
41 43 48 Philippines 76 76 169 0.3 0.2 0.3
42 45 49 Pakistan 74 74 168 0.2 0.2 0.3
46 37 50 Egypt 60 99 162 0.2 0.3 0.3

KEY: NA = Not applicable.

NOTE: Hong Kong is a special administrative region of China, but is separate from China in U.S. Foreign Trade Statistics.

SOURCES: U.S. Department of Transportation, Research and Innovative Technology Administration, Bureau of Transportation Statistics, based on data from International Monetary Fund, World Economic Outlook Database, April 2009, available at www.imf.org as of Sept. 14, 2009.