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Personal Incomes

Volume 927: debated on Tuesday 1 March 1977

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asked the Minister of Overseas Development what is the per capita GNP of (a)the United Kingdom, (b)Iran, (c)Iraq, (d)Kuwait, (e)Saudi Arabia, (f) Algeria, (g)the United Arab Emirates. (h)Venezuela, (i)Nigeria and (j)Libya, respectively; and what was the per capita value of each country's overseas aid programme in the last complete year for which this information is available.

The information available for 1975 is as follows:

CountryPer capita GNP $US
United Kingdom3,840
Iran1,440
Iraq1,280
Kuwait11,510
Saudi Arabia3,010
Algeria780
United Arab Emirates10,480
Venezuela2,220
Nigeria310
Libya5,080
Source: World Bank Atlas.
The

per capita value of the United Kingdom's aid programme for 1975 was $US 15ยท4. However, I regret I cannot provide similar details for the other countries referred to.