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 2014, www.worldbank.org
Category A: High income. Category B: Middle income. Category C: Low and lower middle income.
CATEGORY A

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

Cyprus
Czech Rep.
Curaçao
Denmark
Estonia
Equatorial Guinea
Faeroe Is.
Finland
France
French Polynesia
Germany
Greece
Greenland
Guam
Hong Kong
Iceland
Ireland
Isle of Man
Israel
Italy
Japan
Korea, Rep
Kuwait
Latvia
Liechtenstein
Lithuania
Luxembourg
Macao, China
Malta
Monaco
Netherlands
New Caledonia
New Zealand
Mariana Is.
Norway
Oman
Poland
Portugal
Puerto Rico
Qatar
Russian Fed.
Saudi Arabia
San Marino
Singapore
Slovak Rep.
Slovenia
Spain
Sweden
Switzerland
Taiwan
Trinidad & Tobago
Utd Arab Emirates
United Kingdom
United States
Uruguay
Virgin Islands (US)
 
CATEGORY B
Albania
Algeria
American Samoa
Angola
Antigua & Barbuda
Argentina
Azerbaijan
Belarus
Belize
Bhutan

Bosnia-Herzegovina
Botswana
Brazil
Bulgaria
China
Colombia
Costa Rica
Cuba
Dominican Rep.
Ecuador

Fiji
Gabon
Grenada Hungary
Iran
Iraq
Jamaica
Jordan
Kazakhstan
Lebanon
Libya
Macedonia

Malaysia
Maldives
Marshall Is. Mauritius Mayotte
Mexico
Montenegro
Namibia
Palau
Panama
Peru
Romania

Serbia
Seychelles
South Africa
St. Kitts-Nevis
St. Lucia
St. Vincent
Suriname
Thailand
Tunisia
Turkmenistan
Turkey
Venezuela, RB
 
CATEGORY C

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

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

Kenya
Kiribati
Kosovo
Kyrgyzstan
Lao PDR
Lesotho
Liberia
Madagascar
Malawi
Mali
Mauritania
Micronesia
Moldova
Mongolia
Morocco
Mozambique
Myanmar
Nepal

Nicaragua
Niger
Nigeria
Pakistan
Palestine
Papua New
Paraguay
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
Uganda
Ukraine
Uzbekistan
Vanuatu
Vietnam
Yemen, Rep.
Zambia
Zimbabwe

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