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Appendix B: Contemporary GPC Dynamics Matrix

  1980
  GDP (Billions) GDP
(Per Capita)
Composite Index of National Capability Population Birthrate Ease of Doing Business Rank Level of Industrialization % of  Commercial Global Financial Markets Innovation Rank
US 2,860 12,550                         0.13 227,225,000 1.8 - - - -
Chinav 305 309                         0.12 981,235,000 2.6 - - - -
Russia 620 3,553                         0.17 139,010,000 1.9 - - - -
EUiii, x 3,810 8,800 - 464,225,439 1.9 - - - -
1.Germanyxi 854 11,070 0.03 78,288,576 1.4 - - - -
2.France 702 13,070                         0.02 55,161,527 1.9 - - - -
3.UK 605 10,730                         0.02 56,314,216 1.9 - - - -
India 189 276                         0.05 698,782,000 4.8 - - - -
Japan 1,100 9,470                         0.05 116,782,000 1.8 - - - -
  1990
  GDP (Billions) GDP
(Per Capita)
Composite Index of National Capability Population Birthrate Ease of Doing Business Rank Level of Industrializationi % of Commercial Global Financial Markets Innovation Rank
US 5,960 23,850                         0.14 249,623,000 2.1 - 50% - -
Chinav 399 349                         0.11 1,135,185,000 2.3 - 56% - -
Russia 1,050 6,720                         0.13 148,292,000 1.9 - 44% - -
EUiii, x 7,390 16,580 - 477,725,565 1.7 - 43% - -
1.Germanyxi 1,600 20,170 0.03 79,433,029 1.5 - 66% - -
2.France 1,270 22,490                         0.02 58,235,697 1.8 - 51% - -
3.UK 1,190 20,810                         0.02 57,247,586 1.8 - 50% - -
India 327 385                         0.06 873,277,798 4 - 45% - -
Japan 3,130 25,380                         0.05 123,537,000 1.5 - 60% - -
  2000
  GDP
(Billions)
GDP
(Per Capita)
Composite Index of National Capability Population Birthrate Ease of Doing Business Rankxiii Level of Industrializationi % of Commercial Global Financial Markets Innovation Rank
US 10,250 36,320                         0.14 282,162,411 2.1 3 48% - -
Chinav 1,210 959                         0.16 1,262,645,000 1.6 91 64% - -
Russia 278 1,900                         0.05 146,596,557 1.2 79 39% - -
EUiii, x 8,920 18,400 0.02 488,221,138 1.5 - 43% - -
1.Germanyxi 1,950 24,000                         0.03 82,211,508 1.4 19 59% - -
2.France 1,370 23,210                         0.02 60,912,500 1.9 44 42% - -
3.UK 1,650 28,040                         0.02 58,892,514 1.6 9 42% - -
India 477 463                         0.07 1,056,575,549 3.3 116 43% - -
Japan 4,890 38,540                         0.05 126,843,000 1.4 10 55% - -
  2010
  GDP
(Billions)
GDP
(Per Capita)
Composite Index of National Capability Population Birthrate Ease of Doing Business Rank Level of Industrializationi % of  Commercial Global Financial Markets Innovation Rankxv
US 14,990 48,400                         0.15 309,326,085 1.9 4 46% 41.4% 11
Chinav 6,070 4,520                         0.21 1,337,705,000 1.6 89 73% - 43
Russia 1,640 11,410                         0.04 142,849,449 1.6 120 33% - 64
EUiii, x 17,020 34,010 0.02 504,298,777 1.6 - 43% - 27
1.Germanyxi 3,400 42,640                         0.02 81,776,930 1.4 25 64% 3.2% 16
2.France 2,650 42,180                         0.02 65,027,507 2 31 43% 3.9% 22
3.UK 2,460 39,120                         0.02 62,766,365 1.9 5 42% 8.1% 14
India 1,710 1,420                         0.08 1,234,281,170 2.6 133 44% - 56
Japan 5,700 44,670                         0.04 128,070,000 1.4 15 62% 8.2% 13
  2015
  GDP
(Billions)
GDP
(Per Capita)
Composite Index of National Capabilityxii Population Birthrate Ease of Doing Business Rank Level of Industrializationi, ii % of Commercial Global Financial Markets Innovation Rankxv
US 18,220 56,770                         0.23 320,742,673 1.8 7 47% 52.3% 5
Chinav 11,230 8,170                         0.12 1,371,220,000 1.7 90 76% 2.3% 29
Russia 1,360 9,480                         0.03 144,096,870 1.8 62 35% - 48
EUiv, ix 16,440 32,440 0.22 509,717,579 1.6 - 45% - 25
1.Germany 3,360 41,420 - 81,686,611 1.5 14 69% 3.1% 12
2.France 2,440 37,940 - 66,593,366 2 31 45% 3.2% 21
3.UK 2,900 44,490 - 65,128,861 1.8 8 42% 6.9% 2
India 2,100 1,640                         0.06 1,310,152,403 2.3 142 43% - 81
Japan 4,390 34,570                         0.06 127,141,000 1.5 29 62% 8.8% 19
  2020
  GDP
(Billions)
GDP
(Per Capita)
Composite Index of National Capabilityxii Population Birthratevi Ease of Doing Business Rank Level of Industrialization  % of Commercial Global Financial Marketsxiv Innovation Rankvii, xv
US 22,320 66,900                         0.22 331,003,000 1.8 6 - 53.3% 3
Chinav 15,270 11,010                         0.13 1,439,324,000 1.7 31 - 3.4% 14
Russia 1,660 11,600                         0.03 145,934,000 1.8 28 - - 46
EUiv, ix 18,750 38,120                         0.20 514,292,512 1.6 - - - 25
1.Germany 3,980 50,110 - 83,784,000 1.6 22 - 2.8% 9
2.France 2,770 44,030 - 65,274,000 1.9 32 - 3.3% 16
3.UK 2,720 43,520 - 67,886,000 1.8 8 - 5.5% 5
India 3,200 2,380                         0.06 1,380,004,000 2.2 63 - - 52
Japan 5,410 43,700                         0.06 126,476,000 1.4 29 - 8.4% 15
  2025
  GDP
(Billions)vii
GDP
(Per Capita)vii
Composite Index of National Capabilityxii Population Birthrate Ease of Doing Business Rank Level of Industrialization % of Commercial Global Financial Markets Innovation Rank
US 25,790 76,250                         0.21 340,400,000 1.8 - - - -
Chinav 20,980 14,810                         0.14 1,457,908,000 1.7 - - - -
Russia 1,940 13,310                         0.03 145,133,000 1.8 - - - -
EUiii, x 22,050 42,810                         0.19 517,502,691 - - - - -
1.Germanyxi 4,680 56,530 - 83,515,000 1.6 - - - -
2.France 3,210 48,910 - 66,051,000 1.8 - - - -
3.UK 3,150 45,930 - 69,274,000 1.7 - - - -
India 4,630 3,210                         0.07 1,445,012,000 2.1 - - - -
Japan 6,260 50,640                         0.05 123,976,000 1.3 - - - -
                   

GPC Dynamics Matrix Explanatory Notes:      

i. Level of Industrialization for EU has been calculated based on the average of individual members of the organization at that time. We have taken into account when certain members joined.

          a. 1990- Belgium, France, Germany, Italy, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Denmark, Ireland, United Kingdom, Greece, Portugal, Spain (42.75)

          b. 2000- Belgium, France, Germany, Italy, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Denmark, Ireland, United Kingdom, Greece, Portugal, Spain, Austria, Finland, Sweden (43.2)

          c. 2010- Belgium, France, Germany, Italy, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Denmark, Ireland, United Kingdom, Greece, Portugal, Spain, Austria, Finland, Sweden, Cyprus, Czechia, Estonia, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Poland, Slovakia, Slovenia, Bulgaria, Romania (43.14)

          d. 2015- Belgium, France, Germany, Italy, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Denmark, Ireland, United Kingdom, Greece, Portugal, Spain, Austria, Finland, Sweden, Cyprus, Czechia, Estonia, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Poland, Slovakia, Slovenia, Bulgaria, Romania, Croatia (45.46)  

ii. Level of Industrialization based off of 2014 levels for 2015   

iii. Based off of the average of EU member countries excluding Croatia   

iv. Based off the average of EU member countries including Croatia    

v. China’s GDP and GDP per Capita do not include HK, Taiwan and Macau   

vi. Birthrate based off of 2017 levels

vii. Innovation Rank for 2020 is based off of 2019 levels

viii. GDP and GDP per Capita is based off of IMF 2024 levels estimate   

ix. EU data for 2025 is an average of 2020 and 2030 population estimate levels     

x. EU data is the average between United Kingdom, France and Germany unless otherwise specified   

xi. Germany data is based off of West Germany in 1980  

xii. Based off of DNI Global Trends 2030 New Multi-Component Global Power Index Forecast

xiii. Ease of Doing Business based off of 2006 Rankings that are benchmarked to January 2005

xiv. 2020 levels are based off of 2019 figures

xv. EU Based off of average innovation levels (2010 excludes Croatia)