8.) Japan – GDP per capita: $36,899
The Land of the Rising Sun has more than 126 million people. Japan has the third-largest economy in the world based on nominal GDP, fourth based on purchasing power, fourth biggest exporter and fourth biggest importer.
7.) Kuwait – GDP per capita: $39,706
This country has a population of 2.2 million. It has the fifth biggest oil reserves in the world and is classified by the World Bank as a high income economy.