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World's Top 10 Economies  
User currently offlineB741 From Canada, joined Jan 2004, 716 posts, RR: 1
Posted (7 years 8 months 3 weeks 3 days 4 hours ago) and read 1378 times:

Just from my head(metro areas) by GDP

1.New York
2.Tokyo
3.London
4.Paris
5.Los Angeles
6.Chicago
7.Toronto
8.Ruhr Valley
9.Seoul
10.Silicon Valley

Any revisions greatly accepted! This list is by no means accurate. Where would Sao Paulo rank?


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User currently offlineQFA380 From Australia, joined Jul 2005, 2079 posts, RR: 1
Reply 1, posted (7 years 8 months 3 weeks 3 days ago) and read 1319 times:

Quoting B741 (Thread starter):
This list is by no means accurate.

Then why did you post it?


User currently offlineToulouse From Switzerland, joined Apr 2005, 2758 posts, RR: 58
Reply 2, posted (7 years 8 months 3 weeks 2 days 23 hours ago) and read 1307 times:

Not sure about metropolitan areas, more difficult to find.
Here top 10 countries ranked per GDP according to the US CIA World fact book:

Rank Country GDP - per capita (PPP) Date of Information
1 Bermuda $ 69,900 2004 est.
2 Luxembourg $ 65,900 2005 est.
3 Equatorial Guinea $ 50,200 2005 est.
4 United Arab Emirates $ 45,200 2005 est.
5 Cayman Islands $ 43,800 2004 est.
6 Norway $ 42,800 2005 est.
7 United States $ 41,600 2005 est.
8 Ireland $ 41,100 2005 est.
9 Guernsey $ 40,000 2003 est.
10 Jersey $ 40,000 2003 est.



Long live Aer Lingus!
User currently offlineToulouse From Switzerland, joined Apr 2005, 2758 posts, RR: 58
Reply 3, posted (7 years 8 months 3 weeks 2 days 23 hours ago) and read 1302 times:

Here's the list of the 10 wealthiest countries in the world according to a study carried out by Swiss bank UBS (this is based on average wages): Results for 2006. Nice to see my native Dublin in 4th place!

Rank Cities Wage index
1 Zurich 124.2
2 Geneva 115.4
3 Oslo 110.8
4 Dublin 104.6
5 New York 100.0
6 Luxembourg 98.1
7 Los Angeles 97.0
8 London 96.0
9 Copenhagen 95.7
10 Chicago 94.7



Long live Aer Lingus!
User currently offlineZkpilot From New Zealand, joined Mar 2006, 4836 posts, RR: 9
Reply 4, posted (7 years 8 months 3 weeks 2 days 22 hours ago) and read 1272 times:

Worlds Top Ranked Cities to live in:
The world's top cities offering the best quality of life
(New York is the base city with a score of 100 points)
2006 Rank 2005 Rank City Country Points
1 1 Zurich Switzerland 108.2
2 2 Geneva Switzerland 108.1
3 3 Vancouver Canada 107.7
4 3 Vienna Austria 107.5
5 8 Auckland New Zealand 107.3
6 5 Düsseldorf Germany 107.2
7 6 Frankfurt Germany 107.0
8 7 Munich Germany 106.8
9 9 Bern Switzerland 106.5
9 9 Sydney Australia 106.5
11 11 Copenhagen Denmark 106.2
12 14 Wellington New Zealand 105.8
13 12 Amsterdam Netherlands 105.7
14 13 Brussels Belgium 105.6
15 16 Toronto Canada 105.4
16 16 Berlin Germany 105.1
17 14 Melbourne Australia 105.0
18 18 Luxembourg Luxembourg 104.8
18 21 Ottawa Canada 104.8
20 19 Stockholm Sweden 104.7
21 20 Perth Australia 104.5
22 22 Montreal Canada 104.3
23 22 Nürnberg Germany 104.1
24 22 Dublin Ireland 103.8
25 25 Calgary Canada 103.6
26 25 Hamburg Germany 103.4
27 25 Honolulu USA 103.3
28 28 San Francisco USA 103.2
29 29 Adelaide Australia 103.1
29 29 Helsinki Finland 103.1
31 31 Brisbane Australia 102.8
31 32 Oslo Norway 102.8
33 33 Paris France 102.7
34 35 Singapore Singapore 102.5
35 34 Tokyo Japan 102.3
36 36 Boston USA 101.9
37 37 Lyon France 101.6
37 37 Yokohama Japan 101.6
39 39 London UK 101.2
40 40 Kobe Japan 101.0
41 41 Washington USA 100.4
41 52 Chicago USA 100.4
43 42 Portland USA 100.3
44 43 Barcelona Spain 100.2
45 44 Madrid Spain 100.1
46 46 New York City USA 100.0
47 46 Seattle USA 99.9
48 47 Lexington USA 99.8
49 48 Winston Salem USA 99.7
51 50 Osaka Japan 99.6
51 51 Milan Italy 99.6
51 50 Milan Italy 98
53 52 Lisbon Portugal 97.5
53 52 Tsukuba Japan 97.5
source: http://www.citymayors.com/features/quality_survey.html

My city (Auckland) came in at #5  Smile
There are about 3 different major quality of life surveys that come out around the world... the past few years Auckland has been in the Top 10 (even top 3) several times  Smile



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User currently offlineRichardPrice From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 5, posted (7 years 8 months 3 weeks 2 days 21 hours ago) and read 1243 times:

Quoting Toulouse (Reply 3):
Here's the list of the 10 wealthiest countries in the world according to a study carried out by Swiss bank UBS (this is based on average wages): Results for 2006. Nice to see my native Dublin in 4th place!

Last time I looked, none of those were *countries*  Wink


User currently offlineYooYoo From Canada, joined Nov 2003, 6057 posts, RR: 50
Reply 6, posted (7 years 8 months 3 weeks 2 days 20 hours ago) and read 1233 times:

Quoting RichardPrice (Reply 5):
Last time I looked, none of those were *countries*

Well, you know what they say about statistics....  Wink



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User currently offlineKmh1956 From Bermuda, joined Jun 2005, 3324 posts, RR: 7
Reply 7, posted (7 years 8 months 3 weeks 2 days 20 hours ago) and read 1228 times:

Quoting Toulouse (Reply 2):
Here top 10 countries ranked per GDP according to the US CIA World fact book:

Rank Country GDP - per capita (PPP) Date of Information
1 Bermuda $ 69,900 2004 est.

Hey. we're #1!!!



'Somebody tell me why I'm on my own if there's a soulmate for everyone' :Natasha Bedingfield
User currently offlineToulouse From Switzerland, joined Apr 2005, 2758 posts, RR: 58
Reply 8, posted (7 years 8 months 3 weeks 2 days 19 hours ago) and read 1191 times:

Quoting RichardPrice (Reply 5):
Last time I looked, none of those were *countries*

Thanks for pointing that out Richard! Greetings from the country of Toulouse in the city of France...

Note to myself... must go easy on the auld Guinness

Quoting Kmh1956 (Reply 7):
Hey. we're #1!!!

Congratulations!



Long live Aer Lingus!
User currently offlineKmh1956 From Bermuda, joined Jun 2005, 3324 posts, RR: 7
Reply 9, posted (7 years 8 months 3 weeks 2 days 19 hours ago) and read 1168 times:

Quoting Toulouse (Reply 8):
Congratulations!

Not bad for a dinky little speck in the middle of the N. Atlantic, eh?

Of course that $69.9k figure bears no resemblance whatsoever to my own personal economy.....



'Somebody tell me why I'm on my own if there's a soulmate for everyone' :Natasha Bedingfield
User currently offlinePelican From Germany, joined Apr 2004, 2531 posts, RR: 8
Reply 10, posted (7 years 8 months 3 weeks 2 days 19 hours ago) and read 1160 times:

Quoting Zkpilot (Reply 4):
Worlds Top Ranked Cities to live in:
The world's top cities offering the best quality of life



Quoting Zkpilot (Reply 4):
6 5 Düsseldorf Germany 107.2

 rotfl   rotfl   rotfl 
They can't be serious.

pelican


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