United States• GDP: $15,060 billion• According to the International Monetary Fund, the US GDP constitutes 22 per cent of the gross world product at market exchange rates and over 19 per cent of the gross world product at purchasing power parity (PPP).
China• China has a very high 3G growth rating, according to the Global Growth Generators index by Citigroup. As of 2012, China has the worlds second- largest nominal GDP according to the countrys National Bureau of Statistics.
Japan• GDP: $5,855 billion• A major economic power, Japan has the worlds third-largest economy by nominal GDP and fourth-largest economy by purchasing power parity. It is also the worlds fourth- largest exporter and fourth-largest importer.
Germany• GDP: $3,629 billion Germany has the worlds fourth largest economy by nominal GDP and the fifth largest by purchasing power parity. It is the second largest exporter and third largest importer of goods. The country has developed a very high standard of living and a comprehensive system of social security.
France• GDP: $2,808 billion• France is one of the worlds most developed countries. It is the ninth-largest economy measured by purchasing power parity and is Europes second largest economy by nominal GDP. France is the wealthiest European nation in aggregate household wealth. France also enjoys a high standard of living.
Brazil• GDP: $2,518 billion• The Brazilian economy is the worlds sixth largest by nominal GDP and the seventh largest by purchasing power parity. Brazil is one of the worlds fastest growing major economies
United Kingdom• GDP: $2,481 billion The UK is a developed country and has the worlds sixth-largest economy by nominal GDP and seventh-largest economy by purchasing power parity. It was the worlds first industrialised country and the worlds foremost power during the 19th and early 20th centuries.
Italy• GDP: $2,246 billion• Ranked as the worlds 24th most-developed country, it is ranked among the worlds top ten in terms of standard of living. It has the worlds third-largest gold reserves, eighth-largest nominal GDP, tenth highest GDP (PPP) and the sixth highest government budget in the world.
Russia• GDP: $1,885 billion Russia has the worlds largest reserves of mineral and energy resources. It is the largest oil producer and second largest natural gas producer globally.
India• GDP: $1,843 billion• The Indian economy is the worlds tenth- largest by nominal GDP and third-largest by purchasing power parity (PPP). After the economic reforms in 1991, India became one of the fastest-growing major economies.