Per Capita GDP
United States numbers
United States, each person makes $53,143.
Which is better? United States Per Capita or Japan and China?
Japan and China numbers
Japan, each person makes $38,492. China, each person makes $6,807
The US makes more, but why?
The reason the US has higher Per Capita Rates is because the US has a better economy and government than Japan and China has which makes a single person in the US have a higher salary.