World Market Distortion (WMD)

Method: Soft Currency (PPPI)
CountryWMD 2017WMD 2016Rank 2017Rank 2016
Country Countn=183n=180
Qatar0.9996.1.
China, Macao SAR0.82610.999921
Singapore0.70650.879632
Brunei Darussalam0.65410.859544
Kuwait0.65010.860553
Luxembourg0.59450.721165
United Arab Emirates0.5799.7.
Switzerland0.52270.666686
Norway0.50400.637497
China, Hong Kong SAR0.49960.6212108
Ireland0.47570.6110119
United States0.43270.56351211
Denmark0.42600.51981314
Netherlands0.42360.51471415
Saudi Arabia0.42280.57321510
Iceland0.42190.52981612
Austria0.41760.52201713
Germany0.40710.50331817
Sweden0.40490.51311916
Belgium0.38780.48222018
Australia0.37110.46482119
Finland0.36460.45202221
Canada0.35360.45302320
Bahrain0.3507.24.
France0.34270.42582523
United Kingdom0.33480.42232624
Japan0.32250.43452722
Oman0.3185.28.
Italy0.31260.39002925
New Zealand0.30600.38453026
Malta0.29910.36973129
Israel0.29860.38003227
Spain0.29760.36953330
Korea, Rep. (Sth)0.29570.37173428
Aruba0.2883.35.
Czech Rep.0.27660.33543631
Slovenia0.27640.32913733
Cyprus0.27290.33333832
Estonia0.25540.30183937
Portugal0.24680.30864036
Slovak Rep.0.24650.31024135
Trinidad & Tobago0.23820.32884234
Bahamas, The0.23260.22404354
Greece0.22180.27734440
Malaysia0.21950.27424541
Latvia0.21930.26414644
Poland0.21890.26714742
Hungary0.21420.26134845
Seychelles0.20960.29394939
St. Kitts & Nevis0.20860.26555043
Turkey0.20460.24785147
Croatia0.20070.23385249
Romania0.19960.22895352
Chile0.18300.23115450
Kazakhstan0.18130.23515548
Mauritius0.17630.21725656
Russian Fed.0.17620.23015751
Antigua & Barbuda0.17500.22875853
Panama0.17270.21685957
Uruguay0.17040.21796055
Bulgaria0.16440.19776158
Libya0.1550.62.
Montenegro0.15380.18506362
Argentina0.15230.19646459
Iran, Islamic Rep.0.15220.19636560
Equatorial Guinea0.15090.18926661
Nauru0.14870.18136763
Belarus0.14040.17706865
Barbados0.13770.17796964
Turkmenistan0.13390.16567071
Gabon0.13210.17297168
Azerbaijan0.12880.16577270
Botswana0.12800.17247369
Costa Rica0.12580.16247472
Mexico0.12530.16107573
Iraq0.12400.17327666
Thailand0.12390.15747774
Dominican Rep.0.11810.14857877
Maldives0.11810.17307967
Palau0.11240.15378075
Algeria0.11180.14378180
Lebanon0.11130.14498279
Serbia0.11100.14098382
Grenada0.10710.14218481
Colombia0.10340.13728583
St. Maarten (Dutch part)0.1022.86.
St. Lucia0.10140.12468788
Albania0.10130.11718892
Bosnia & Herzegovina0.10120.12578984
Suriname0.10030.14979076
Paraguay0.09810.092891101
St. Vincent & the Grenadines0.09710.11789291
Peru0.09630.12519387
Sri Lanka0.09470.12099489
Brazil0.09110.12579585
Tunisia0.08860.11409693
Mongolia0.08620.11789790
Ecuador0.08620.11209894
Kosovo0.08590.10549997
Namibia0.08010.107210096
Georgia0.07820.098010199
Armenia0.07800.0930102100
Dominica0.07640.110010395
Egypt, Arab Rep.0.07570.101010498
Fiji0.07090.0901105103
Jordan0.06980.0916106102
Jamaica0.06790.0871107104
Bhutan0.06690.0844108106
Philippines0.06420.0830109108
Guyana0.06400.0807110110
Ukraine0.06400.0790111112
Belize0.06080.0821112109
Guatemala0.06030.0781113113
Morocco0.05810.0752114114
El Salvador0.05800.0843115107
Indonesia0.05790.0806116111
Bolivia0.05580.0721117115
Cape Verde0.05180.0643118118
Uzbekistan0.05130.0646119116
Lao PDR0.05110.0640120119
Samoa0.05010.0645121117
East Timor0.04930.0349122138
Tonga0.04720.0598123122
Moldova0.04710.0582124123
Angola-0.04380.0602125121
Tuvalu0.04510.0613126120
Marshall Is.0.04360.0556127126
Nicaragua0.04350.0564128125
Palestine0.04280.0582129124
Myanmar0.03990.0498130129
Vietnam0.03790.0499131128
Congo, Rep.0.03770.0551132127
Honduras0.03500.0445133130
Micronesia, Fed. Sts.0.03350.0423134131
Kiribati0.03330.0316135146
Papua New Guinea0.03040.0419136132
Mauritania0.02990.0385137135
Sudan0.02960.0402138133
Ghana0.02950.0391139134
Zambia0.02820.0381140136
Tajikistan0.02760.0350141137
Kyrgyz Republic0.02750.0345142139
Cambodia0.02730.0342143141
Ivory Coast0.02650.0340144142
Sao Tome and Principe0.02630.0336145145
Lesotho0.02530.0343146140
Cameroon0.02530.0339147144
Vanuatu0.0247.148.
Senegal0.02410.0237149149
Comoros0.02150.0158150164
Kenya0.01880.0259151148
Nigeria0.01870.0339152143
Solomon Is.0.01770.0221153152
Nepal0.01740.0225154150
Pakistan0.01730.0307155147
Yemen, Rep.0.01650.0224156151
Benin0.01610.0210157153
Guinea0.01590.0173158158
Tanzania0.01540.0208159154
Zimbabwe0.01540.0170160161
Mali0.01440.0192161155
Rwanda0.01400.0176162157
Guinea-Bissau0.01310.0158163165
Chad0.01300.0187164156
Haiti0.01280.0170165160
Gambia, The0.01270.0166166163
Togo0.01240.0142167167
Afghanistan0.01150.0169168162
Burkina Faso0.01150.0155169166
Sierra Leone0.01080.0127170169
Bangladesh0.00950.0171171159
Uganda0.00920.0135172168
Liberia0.00850.0067173174
Madagascar0.00840.0121174170
Malawi0.00690.0098175171
Mozambique0.00560.0091176172
Central African Rep.0.00510.0066177175
Niger0.00500.0077178173
Burundi0.00430.0064179176
Ethiopia0.00220.0040180177
Congo, Dem. Rep.-0.0041-0.0035181178
China, PRC-0.0546-0.0287182179
India-0.1235-0.1124183180
Lithuania.0.2966.38
Puerto Rico.0.2605.46
Macedonia, FYR.0.1479.78
South Africa.0.1256.86
Swaziland.0.0859.105
CountryWMD 2017WMD 2016Rank 2017Rank 2016
Country Countn=183n=180