In total, there are an unbelievable 196 countries in the world. Some of these are highly developed countries with bustling cities and infrastructure, while others remain developing countries who are having trouble simply surviving the day-to-day life. Countries such as the US, France, and Canada are all developed. India, Pakistan, and Nepal are great examples of countries who are all currently developing, albeit with some struggles and setbacks. Developed countries tend to have a far higher GDP. Here are the ten richest countries in the entire world.
Saudi Arabia has managed to become one of the richest countries due to their influence over the oil and petroleum industries. They have a per capita income of over 56,000 USD.
Switzerland is a truly beautiful country known for their iconic vistas and wondrous mountains. However, they are also the ninth richest country in the world, with a per capita income of around 56,000 USD.