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1913 - 2016

GDP over the years

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This info-graphic shows Myanmar's per capita GDP relative to India and China over the past hundred years.  GDP is the market value of everything produced in a country over a given year.  GDP per capita is a very rough measure of a county's wealth.  As can be seen, Myanmar's per capita GDP stood ahead of both India and China in the 1930s and was ahead of China until the 1960s. It is now far behind China especially.

Real GDP per capita in 2011 US dollars was used for the infograph.

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