World Market Distortion (WMD)

Method: Soft Currency (PPPI)

CountryWMD 2016WMD 2015Rank 2016Rank 2015
Country Countn=180n=184
China, Macao SAR0.99990.788012
Singapore0.87960.659024
Kuwait0.86050.648835
Brunei Darussalam0.85950.668743
Luxembourg0.72110.544756
Switzerland0.66660.521567
Norway0.63740.514578
China, Hong Kong SAR0.62120.464989
Ireland0.61100.4392911
Saudi Arabia0.57320.44131010
United States0.56350.41951112
Iceland0.52980.37401218
Austria0.52200.39611314
Denmark0.51980.40151413
Netherlands0.51470.39241515
Sweden0.51310.38821616
Germany0.50330.37901717
Belgium0.48220.36181819
Australia0.46480.35851920
Canada0.45300.34742022
Finland0.45200.33952123
Japan0.43450.32102225
France0.42580.32002326
United Kingdom0.42230.31692427
Italy0.39000.28352530
New Zealand0.38450.28862628
Israel0.38000.28402729
Korea, Rep. (Sth)0.37170.27592832
Malta0.36970.27612931
Spain0.36950.27193033
Czech Rep.0.33540.24873136
Cyprus0.33330.25423235
Slovenia0.32910.24433337
Trinidad & Tobago0.32880.25773434
Slovak Rep.0.31020.23163538
Portugal0.30860.22873639
Estonia0.30180.22503740
Lithuania0.29660.22093841
Seychelles0.29390.20573943
Greece0.27730.21344042
Malaysia0.27420.20324144
Poland0.26710.20054246
St. Kitts & Nevis0.26550.20044347
Latvia0.26410.19534449
Hungary0.26130.19644548
Puerto Rico0.26050.20274645
Turkey0.24780.18624750
Kazakhstan0.23510.18624851
Croatia0.23380.17854952
Chile0.23110.17435053
Russian Fed.0.23010.17215155
Romania0.22890.16605257
Antigua & Barbuda0.22870.16815356
Bahamas, The0.22400.17345454
Uruguay0.21790.16415558
Mauritius0.21720.15975660
Panama0.21680.16155759
Bulgaria0.19770.14135863
Argentina0.19640.15395962
Iran, Islamic Rep.0.19630.13036069
Equatorial Guinea0.18920.15946161
Montenegro0.18500.13376267
Nauru0.18130.12986370
Barbados0.17790.13396466
Belarus0.17700.13936564
Iraq0.17320.12146674
Maldives0.17300.12646772
Gabon0.17290.13156868
Botswana0.17240.12876971
Azerbaijan0.16570.13577065
Turkmenistan0.16560.12137175
Costa Rica0.16240.12107276
Mexico0.16100.11847377
Thailand0.15740.11427478
Palau0.15370.11417579
Suriname0.14970.12537673
Dominican Rep.0.14850.10767782
Macedonia, FYR0.14790.10667883
Lebanon0.14490.11207980
Algeria0.14370.10798081
Grenada0.14210.10528184
Serbia0.14090.10498285
Colombia0.13720.10208386
Bosnia & Herzegovina0.12570.09248491
Brazil0.12570.09408589
South Africa0.12560.09548687
Peru0.12510.09278790
St. Lucia0.12460.09518888
Sri Lanka0.12090.08928992
Mongolia0.11780.08909094
St. Vincent & the Grenadines0.11780.08889195
Albania0.11710.08919293
Tunisia0.11400.08749397
Ecuador0.11200.08809496
Dominica0.11000.08219599
Namibia0.10720.08439698
Kosovo0.10540.078697100
Egypt, Arab Rep.0.10100.072598102
Georgia0.09800.074399101
Armenia0.09300.0724100103
Paraguay0.09280.0687101106
Jordan0.09160.0707102104
Fiji0.09010.0689103105
Jamaica0.08710.0665104108
Swaziland0.08590.0667105107
Bhutan0.08440.0602106111
El Salvador0.08430.0632107110
Philippines0.08300.0569108115
Belize0.08210.0650109109
Guyana0.08070.0598110112
Indonesia0.08060.0503111118
Ukraine0.07900.0569112114
Guatemala0.07810.0585113113
Morocco0.07520.0564114116
Bolivia0.07210.0525115117
Uzbekistan0.06460.0454116125
Samoa0.06450.0465117122
Cape Verde0.06430.0486118119
Lao PDR0.06400.0460119124
Tuvalu0.06130.0483120120
Angola0.06020.0473121121
Tonga0.05980.0447122127
Moldova0.05820.0429123129
Palestine0.05820.0451124126
Nicaragua0.05640.0415125130
Marshall Is.0.05560.0433126128
Congo, Rep.0.05510.0462127123
Vietnam0.04990.0324128135
Myanmar0.04980.0342129131
Honduras0.04450.0331130134
Micronesia, Fed. Sts.0.04230.0332131133
Papua New Guinea0.04190.0313132136
Sudan0.04020.0280133141
Ghana0.03910.0288134139
Mauritania0.03850.0291135138
Zambia0.03810.0284136140
Tajikistan0.03500.0258137142
East Timor0.03490.0294138137
Kyrgyz Republic0.03450.0257139143
Lesotho0.03430.0254140144
Cambodia0.03420.0242141147
Ivory Coast0.03400.0236142148
Nigeria0.03390.0221143149
Cameroon0.03390.0248144146
Sao Tome and Principe0.03360.0251145145
Kiribati0.03160.0336146132
Pakistan0.03070.0162147155
Kenya0.02590.0181148150
Senegal0.02370.0172149153
Nepal0.02250.0163150154
Yemen, Rep.0.02240.0181151151
Solomon Is.0.02210.0173152152
Benin0.02100.0155153156
Tanzania0.02080.0146154158
Mali0.01920.0137155159
Chad0.01870.0151156157
Rwanda0.01760.0127157160
Guinea0.01730.0127158162
Bangladesh0.01710.0065159175
Haiti0.01700.0127160163
Zimbabwe0.01700.0125161164
Afghanistan0.01690.0119162168
Gambia, The0.01660.0127163161
Comoros0.01580.0120164167
Guinea-Bissau0.01580.0123165165
Burkina Faso0.01550.0106166169
Togo0.01420.0094167171
Uganda0.01350.0090168172
Sierra Leone0.01270.0102169170
Madagascar0.01210.0083170173
Malawi0.00980.0066171174
Mozambique0.00910.0059172176
Niger0.00770.0051173178
Liberia0.00670.0052174177
Central African Rep.0.00660.0047175180
Burundi0.00640.0051176179
Ethiopia0.00400.0007177181
Congo, Dem. Rep.-0.0035-0.0038178182
China, PRC-0.0287-0.0760179183
India-0.1124-0.1264180184
Qatar.0.9997.1
Bahrain.0.3539.21
Oman.0.3307.24