According to estimates of the International Monetary Fund, in 2010, became the richest country of Qatar, to make room on the pedestal of a prosperous European dwarf Luxembourg. According to the IMF, GDP per capita at purchasing power parity in this Arab country last year amounted to $ 88 221. If the tendency, by 2016 Qatar figure could reach $ 111 963. The recipe for success of Qatar - a combination of large gas fields, economic growth and low population (1, 7 million. people). In second place on economic performance is Luxembourg lag behind on some thousand dollars - $ 81,466.