Table of Economies by Category
Source: For operational and analytical purposes, the World Bank’s main criterion for classifying economies is gross national income (GNI) per capita. This classification does not necessarily reflect development status. The World Bank, September 2016, www.worldbank.org
Category A: High income. Category B: Upper middle income. Category C: Low and lower middle income.
CATEGORY A

Andorra
Antigua & Barbuda
Argentina
Aruba
Australia
Austria
Bahamas
Bahrain
Barbados
Belgium
Bermuda
Brunei
Canada
Cayman Is.
Channel Is.
Chile
Croatia

Curaçao
Cyprus
Czech Rep.
Denmark
Estonia
Equatorial Guinea
Faeroe Is.
Finland
France
French Polynesia
Germany
Greece
Greenland
Guam
Hong Kong
Hungary
Iceland
Ireland
Isle of Man
Israel
Italy
Japan
Korea, Rep
Kuwait
Latvia
Liechtenstein
Lithuania
Luxembourg
Macao
Malta
Monaco
Netherlands
New Caledonia
New Zealand
Mariana Is.
Norway
Oman
Poland
Portugal
Puerto Rico
Qatar
San Marino
Saudi Arabia
Seychelles
Singapore
Sint Maarten (Dutch part)
Slovak Rep.
Slovenia
Spain
St. Kitts-Nevis
St. Martin (French part)
Sweden
Switzerland
Taiwan
Trinidad & Tobago
Turks and Caicos Islands
Utd Arab Emirates
United Kingdom
United States
Uruguay
Virgin Islands (US)
 
CATEGORY B
Albania
Algeria
American Samoa
Angola
Azerbaijan
Belarus
Belize
Bosnia-Herzegovina
Botswana
Brazil
Bulgaria
China
Colombia
Costa Rica
Cuba
Dominica
Dominican Rep.
Ecuador
Fiji
Gabon
Georgia
Grenada
Guyana

Iran
Iraq
Jamaica
Jordan
Kazakhstan
Lebanon
Libya
Macedonia
Malaysia
Maldives
Marshall Is.
Mauritius

Mayotte
Mexico
Montenegro
Namibia
Palau
Panama
Paraguay
Peru
Romania
Russian Fed.
Serbia
South Africa

St. Lucia
St. Vincent
Suriname
Thailand
Turkmenistan
Turkey
Tuvalu
Venezuela, RB
 
CATEGORY C

Afghanistan
Armenia
Bangladesh
Benin
Bhutan
Bolivia
Burkina Faso
Burundi
Cambodia
Cameroon
Cape Verde
Central African R.
Chad
Comoros
Congo, Dem. Rep.
Congo, Rep.
Côte d'Ivoire

Djibouti
Egypt
El Salvador
Eritrea
Ethiopia
Gambia
Ghana
Guatemala
Guinea
Guinea-Bissau
Guyana
Haiti
Honduras
India
Indonesia
Kenya
Kiribati

Korea, Dem. Rep.
Kosovo
Kyrgyzstan
Lao PDR
Lesotho
Liberia
Madagascar
Malawi
Mali
Mauritania
Micronesia
Moldova
Mongolia
Morocco
Mozambique
Myanmar
Nepal

Nicaragua
Niger
Nigeria
Pakistan
Palestine
Papua New
Philippines
Rwanda
S.Tomé-Principe
Samoa
Senegal
Sierra Leone
Solomon Is.
Somalia
South Sudan
Sri Lanka
Sudan
Swaziland

Syria
Tajikistan
Tanzania
Timor-Leste
Togo
Tonga
Tunisia
Uganda
Ukraine
Uzbekistan
Vanuatu
Vietnam
Yemen, Rep.
Zambia
Zimbabwe

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