GDP per Capita of India vs. China: Chart

India lags China in terms of economic size but India is growing fast to catch up. Since the 1990s China’s GDP per capita has grown steadily and has reached about $10,000. India’s rate on the other hand stood at less than $2,000 in 2018. According to an article by Alva Devoy of Fidelity Australia, India today …

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India’s Sensex: Relatively Stable But Caution Warranted

The benchmark index of the Indian equity market S & P BSE Sensex is up by 2% YTD at 34808. However over the past 52 weeks it reached a record high of 38896. Since then it has slid some 5% to current levels. Among the major emerging markets, only Brazil is performing better than India due to ending …

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The Indian Economy Is Domestically Oriented

India is the sixth largest economy in the world. According to IMF data, India’s GDP in 2017 was $2.6 Trillion. The trade wars initiated President Trump with China and other countries may not impact India severely as the economy is domestically oriented noted Sukumar Rajah of Franklin Templeton in an article last month. 76% of revenues …

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Per Capita Income Comparison of BRICS Countries

The per capita income among BRICS countries vary widely. Russia has the highest per capita income at about $11,000. India has the lowest at $2,000 as shown in the chart below: Click to enlarge   Source: India’s Strong Economy Continues to Lead Global Growth, IMF The IMF article notes that India’s per capita income is well …

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