Infographic: U.S. States vs. World Economies


The economy of the United States is the world’s largest national economy. Its nominal GDP was estimated to be $14.3 trillion in 2009, approximately a quarter of nominal global GDP.

So, what happens when you break out the economic stats amongst individual states? The Economist created a map that matches each state with a national economy of comparable size as measured by gross domestic product in 2009.

via [the economist], [neatorama]



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