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This database is being developed by Roger Cooper It will contain comprehensive GDP figures (on a PPP) basis relative to the size of the world economy.

The top 5 economies are listed over time with commentary. This rather preliminary


Rank Changes
First Year Last Year State-1 State-2 State-3 State-4 State-5
-3000 -2901 None Egypt Germany Sumer
-2900 -2801 None Egypt Germany Sumer Mari
-2800 -2700 None Susa Egypt Germany Sumer
-2699 -2401 None Egypt Susa Germany Sumer
-2400 -2271 None Egypt Elam Germany Sumer
-2270 -2269 None Egypt Elam Germany Mari
-2268 -2251 None Egypt Elam Germany Akkad
-2250 -2201 None Egypt Elam Akkad Germany
-2200 -2071 None Indus Valley Egypt Elam Akkad
-2070 -1739 None Indus Valley Xia Egypt Elam
-2032 -1976 None Indus Valley Xia Ur Egypt
-1975 -1940 None Indus Valley Xia Egypt Ur
-1738 -1681 None Indus Valley Xia Egypt Shu
-1680 -1601 None Indus Valley Xia Hittite Egypt
-1600 -1576 None Indus Valley Shang Hittite Egypt
-1575 -1501 None Indus Valley Shang Hittite Shu
-1500 -1276 None Indo-Aryan Shang Hittite Shu
-1275 -1178 None Indo-Aryan Shang Hittite Egypt
-1177 -1105 None Indo-Aryan Shang Phrygia Egypt
-1104 -1046 None Indo-Aryan Shang Egypt Phrygia
-1045 -1001 None Indo-Aryan Zhou Shu Egypt
-1000 -933 None Indo-Aryan Zhou Egypt Ephesus
-932 -777 None Indo-Aryan Zhou Ephesus Egypt
-776 -771 None Indo-Aryan Zhou Greeks Egypt
-770 -723 Indo-Aryan None Zhou Greeks Egypt
-722 -688 Indo-Aryan None Zhou Yue Greeks
-687 -685 Indo-Aryan None Zhou Yue Lydia
-684 -651 Rajagriha None Zhou Yue Lydia
-650 -645 Magadha None Zhou Yue Lydia
-644 -644 Magadha None Zhou Yue Assyria
-643 -616 Magadha None Zhou Assyria Lydia
-615 -612 Magadha None Zhou Lydia Assyria
-611 -601 Magadha None Zhou Lydia Wu
-500 -451 Magadha None Persia Zheng Yue
-499 -494 Magadha None Persia Greeks Zheng
-450 -403 Nanda None Persia Zheng Yin
-402 -401 Nanda None Persia Wei Chu
-300 -294 Maurya None Qi Seleucid Thrace
-293 -279 Maurya None Qi Seleucid Egypt
-278 -271 Maurya None Qin Chu Wei
-270 -241 Maurya None Qin Wei Chu
-240 -231 Maurya None Qin Seleucid Wei
-230 -226 Maurya None Satavahana Qin Seleucid
-225 -206 Chin Maurya None Satavahana Seleucid
-205 -204 Han Maurya None Satavahana Seleucid
-203 -201 Han Maurya None Satavahana Rome
-100 -75 Han None Rome Benares Sunga
-84 -76 Han None Rome Sunga Benares
-74 -26 Han Rome None Benares Kanva
-71 -70 Han Rome None Kanva Satavahana
-62 -45 Han Rome None Benares Satavahana
-25 0 Han Rome Benares Satavahana None
100 199 Han Rome None Satavahana Benares
300 316 Jin Rome None Benares Gupta
317 335 Rome None Former Zhao Jin Benares
336 349 Gupta Rome None Jin Former Zhao
350 362 Rome None Gupta Jin Former Zhao
363 395 Rome None Gupta Former Zhao Jin
396 399 None Gupta Jin Former Zhao Rome
500 533 None Wei Liang Hephthalite Gupta
503 531 None Wei Liang Hephthalite Ganga
534 549 None Liang Hephthalite Gupta Ganga
550 550 None Liang Hephthalite Ganga Gupta
551 556 None Liang Hephthalite Gauda Japan
557 563 None Hephthalite Gauda Northern Wei Japan
564 576 Gauda None Northern Wei Japan Northern Qi
577 588 Gauda None Northern Zhou Chen Japan
589 589 Gauda Sui None Northern Zhou Chen
590 602 Gauda Sui None Japan Eastern Roman
603 605 Gauda Sui None Japan France
606 617 Harsha Sui None Japan France
618 647 Harsha Tang Dynasty None Japan France
648 699 Tang Dynasty None Gauda Kannauj Japan
658 685 Tang Dynasty None Kannauj Gauda Japan
900 906 Tang Dynasty Gurjara None Rashtrakutas Japan
907 914 Gurjara None Rashtrakutas Japan Liang
915 917 None Rashtrakutas Pala Gurjara Japan
918 918 None Pala Gurjara Rashtrakutas Japan
919 924 None Pala Rashtrakutas Gurjara Japan
925 927 None Rashtrakutas Pala Gurjara Abbasid
928 946 None Gurjara Pala Rashtrakutas Abbasid
947 960 None Gurjara Pala Rashtrakutas Liang
961 962 None Pala Gurjara Rashtrakutas Abbasid
963 969 None Gurjara Rashtrakutas Pala Abbasid
966 973 None Gurjara Rashtrakutas Pala Liang
974 999 None Gurjara Chalukya Pala Liang
980 990 None Gurjara Pala Chalukya Liang
992 997 None Pala Chalukya Gurjara Liang
1000 1016 Northern Song None Gurjara Chalukya Pala
1001 1036 Northern Song None Chalukya Pala Gurjara
1003 1034 Northern Song None Chalukya Gurjara Pala
1010 1028 Northern Song None Gurjara Pala Chalukya
1037 1050 Northern Song None Chalukya Chandela Pala
1041 1042 Northern Song None Chandela Pala Chalukya
1043 1046 Northern Song None Chandela Chalukya Pala
1047 1049 Northern Song None Pala Chalukya Chandela
1051 1055 Northern Song Pala Chandela None Eastern Roman
1052 1053 Northern Song Chandela Pala None Eastern Roman
1056 1099 Northern Song Chandela Pala None Seljuk
1057 1101 Northern Song Pala Chandela None Seljuk
1069 1070 Northern Song Chandela Pala None Tibet
1102 1190 Northern Song None Chola Pala Chandela
1111 1191 Northern Song None Chandela Pala Chola
1141 1144 Northern Song None Chandela Chola Pala
1151 1153 Northern Song None Pala Ghaznavid Chola
1154 1170 Northern Song None Ghaznavid Chola Chandela
1158 1169 Northern Song None Ghaznavid Chandela Pala
1171 1171 Northern Song None Chola Chandela Ghaznavid
1172 1172 Northern Song None Pala Chandela Chola
1173 1179 Northern Song None Ghaznavid Chandela Chola
1180 1180 Northern Song None Chandela Chola Ghaznavid
1183 1186 Northern Song None Chola Ghaznavid Pala
1187 1187 Northern Song None Chola Ghurid Pala
1192 1195 Northern Song None Chola Chandela Pala
1196 1202 Northern Song None Pala Chola Chandela
1203 1205 Northern Song Ghurid None Chola Tibet
1206 1215 Northern Song Delhi None Jin Chola
1211 1277 Northern Song Delhi None Jin Kalinga
1219 1270 Northern Song Delhi None Jin Pandyas
1278 1299 Delhi Northern Song None Kalinga Pandyas
1297 1297 Delhi Northern Song None Pandyas Kalinga
1300 1336 Great Khanate Delhi None Pandyas Kalinga
1337 1347 Great Khanate Delhi None Pandyas Vijayanagara
1348 1360 Great Khanate Delhi None Germany France
1361 1382 Great Khanate Delhi Vijayanagara None Kalinga
1371 1380 Great Khanate Delhi Vijayanagara None Bahmani
1383 1394 Great Khanate Vijayanagara Delhi None Kalinga
1384 1398 Great Khanate Vijayanagara Delhi None Bengal
1395 1396 Great Khanate Delhi Vijayanagara None Bengal
1399 1399 Great Khanate Vijayanagara None Timurid Jaunpur
1400 1404 China-Ming None Vijayanagara Timurid Bahmani
1401 1401 China-Ming None Vijayanagara Timurid Jaunpur
1405 1414 China-Ming None Vijayanagara Timurid France
1415 1429 China-Ming None Vijayanagara France Germany
1430 1433 China-Ming None Vijayanagara Japan Gujarat
1434 1434 China-Ming None Vijayanagara Japan Jaunpur
1435 1438 China-Ming None Vijayanagara Japan Bahmani
1439 1439 China-Ming None Vijayanagara Japan Bengal
1440 1442 China-Ming None Vijayanagara Japan Malwa
1443 1443 China-Ming None Vijayanagara Japan Delhi
1444 1453 China-Ming None Vijayanagara Japan Holy Roman Empire
1454 1482 China-Ming None Vijayanagara Japan Germany
1483 1486 China-Ming None Vijayanagara France Japan
1487 1496 China-Ming None Vijayanagara Delhi France
1488 1491 China-Ming None Delhi Vijayanagara France
1497 1503 China-Ming Vijayanagara None Delhi France
1504 1509 China-Ming Delhi Vijayanagara None France
1506 1510 China-Ming Vijayanagara Delhi None France
1511 1519 China-Ming Delhi None Vijayanagara France
1520 1526 China-Ming Delhi France None Vijayanagara
1521 1523 China-Ming Delhi France Vijayanagara None
1527 1530 China-Ming Mughal France Vijayanagara None
1531 1531 China-Ming Mughal France None Spain
1532 1534 China-Ming Mughal Gujarat France None
1535 1535 China-Ming France Mughal Suri None
1536 1539 China-Ming France Mughal Suri Spain
1540 1540 China-Ming France Mughal Suri Ottoman
1541 1556 China-Ming Suri France Ottoman Spain
1557 1557 China-Ming Mughal Suri France Ottoman
1558 1558 China-Ming Mughal France Ottoman Spain
1559 1576 China-Ming Mughal Spain Ottoman France
1569 1570 China-Ming Mughal Spain France Ottoman
1577 1603 China-Ming Spain Ottoman France Mughal
1578 1630 China-Ming Spain France Ottoman Mughal
1631 1643 China-Ming Spain France Ottoman Japan
1644 1700 China-Qing Spain France Ottoman Japan
1673 1680 China-Qing China-Ming Spain France Ottoman
1701 1714 China-Qing Spain France Japan Ottoman
1715 1724 China-Qing France Austria Japan Ottoman
1716 1719 China-Qing France Austria Japan Spain
1720 1727 China-Qing France Austria Japan Britain
1728 1749 China-Qing France Austria Britain Japan
1750 1799 China-Qing France Britain Austria Japan
1800 1803 China-Qing France United Kingdom Austria Japan
1804 1806 China-Qing United Kingdom France Austria Japan
1807 1814 China-Qing United Kingdom France Japan Spain
1815 1844 China-Qing United Kingdom France Russia Austria
1825 1846 China-Qing United Kingdom Russia France Austria
1847 1847 China-Qing United Kingdom France Russia United States
1848 1852 China-Qing United Kingdom Russia France United States
1853 1863 United Kingdom China-Qing Russia France United States
1858 1864 United Kingdom China-Qing France Russia United States
1865 1869 United Kingdom China-Qing United States Russia France
1870 1886 United Kingdom China-Qing Germany United States Russia
1887 1888 United Kingdom Germany China-Qing United States Russia
1889 1900 United Kingdom Germany United States China-Qing Russia
1892 1910 United Kingdom United States Germany China-Qing Russia
1911 1911 United Kingdom United States Germany Russia China-Qing
1912 1913 United States United Kingdom Germany Russia China
1914 1914 United Kingdom United States Germany Russia China
1915 1915 United Kingdom United States Germany China Russia
1916 1917 United States United Kingdom Germany China Russia
1918 1933 United States United Kingdom Germany China France
1932 1932 United States United Kingdom Germany China Soviet Union
1934 1937 United States United Kingdom Germany Soviet Union China
1938 1938 United States United Kingdom Germany Soviet Union Japan
1939 1939 United States Germany United Kingdom Soviet Union Japan
1940 1940 Germany United States United Kingdom Soviet Union Japan
1941 1941 Germany United States United Kingdom Japan Soviet Union
1942 1943 United States Germany United Kingdom Japan Soviet Union
1944 1944 United States United Kingdom Japan Soviet Union Germany
1945 1945 United States United Kingdom Soviet Union China-Nationalist France
1946 1946 United States United Kingdom Soviet Union France China-Nationalist
1947 1947 United States United Kingdom Soviet Union France India
1948 1948 United States Soviet Union United Kingdom France India
1949 1954 United States Soviet Union United Kingdom West Germany France
1955 1955 United States Soviet Union West Germany United Kingdom France
1956 1960 United States Soviet Union West Germany United Kingdom China
1961 1965 United States Soviet Union West Germany United Kingdom Japan
1966 1972 United States Soviet Union West Germany Japan United Kingdom
1973 1979 United States Soviet Union West Germany Japan China
1980 1980 United States Soviet Union Japan West Germany China
1981 1984 United States Japan West Germany China France
1985 1986 United States Japan West Germany China United Kingdom
1987 1988 United States Japan China West Germany United Kingdom
1989 1989 United States Japan China West Germany India
1990 1991 United States Japan Germany China India
1992 1997 United States China Japan Germany India
1998 2010 United States China Germany Japan India
2011 2012 United States China Germany India Japan