Rich Countries Bordering Poor Countries

Name the countries that share a land border that have the largest difference in GDP per Capita.
2020 data. Purchasing power parity. More info here
As measured by dividing the larger number by the smaller one
Quiz by Stewart
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Last updated: April 15, 2020
First submittedMay 15, 2019
Times taken19,885
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Countries
30.6
South Korea
North Korea
22.1
Saudi Arabia
Yemen
19.5
Russia
North Korea
16.1
Oman
Yemen
14.4
Israel
Syria
14.0
China
North Korea
11.0
Turkmenistan
Afghanistan
10.7
Dominican Republic
Haiti
10.6
China
Afghanistan
10.0
Turkey
Syria
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Countries
9.8
Algeria
Niger
9.0
Indonesia
East Timor
8.7
Djibouti
Somalia
8.7
South Africa
Mozambique
8.6
Iran
Afghanistan
7.4
Botswana
Zimbabwe
7.1
Kazakhstan
Kyrgyzstan
7.0
Eswatini
Mozambique
6.6
Angola
D.R. of the Congo
6.4
Iraq
Syria
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Level 60
May 22, 2019
3 seconds left
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Level 63
May 22, 2019
Great idea for a quiz!
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Level 69
May 22, 2019
Spamming random African countries will get you half the correct answers
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Level 30
Jul 8, 2019
And spamming random Asian countries will leave you nearly done after that
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Level 45
Jul 10, 2019
That’s how I ended up only missing Haiti and the Dominican Republic
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Level 46
May 22, 2019
greatquizveryfun:)
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Level 67
May 27, 2019
Nice quiz ! I could only afterwards really take the knowledge in though. It was more like lucky hits and then which countries borders it. Many of these I had no idea of, that there was such a difference.
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Level 78
Jul 6, 2019
Forgetting the Korean peninsula and the Congos cost me eight answers. :(
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Level 79
Jul 6, 2019
Pretty sad when you are so poor that Iraq, Swaziland, or the Republic of the Congo are exponentially wealthier than you are.
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Level 63
Jul 6, 2019
Indeed.
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Level 18
Jul 7, 2019
In other words, imagine if your country did not have to work and still be considerably wealthier than your neighbours.
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Level 51
Jul 6, 2019
Funny how I got the least guessed pair first.
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Level 48
Aug 31, 2019
I wouldn't of thought Eswatini would be wealthier than Mozambique
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Level 67
Apr 16, 2020
Well there was an off-chance you would of thought of it ;)
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Level 55
Jan 9, 2020
What about Norway-Russia?
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Level 66
Jan 9, 2020
Norway is $76k, Russia is $30k per capita, so only a 2.5x multiplier.
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Level 45
Mar 3, 2020
great quiz but there is a bigger gdp difference with lebanon and syria than syria and iraq
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Level 66
Mar 3, 2020
Based on 2019 data, this is not true. Iraq has a higher PPP GDP per capita than Lebanon
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Level 72
Apr 15, 2020
The quiz only allows you to answer 31 of 35 questions!
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Level 66
Apr 15, 2020
Sorry that was my fault, I forgot to remove the excess countries. This has been fixed thanks!
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Level 81
Apr 15, 2020
I filled in all answers completely, and the clock kept running. Even funnier, at some point I entered "Mali" in the answer box, and it was accepted in the box and disappeared, but didn't appear as one of the answers below.
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Level 66
Apr 15, 2020
See comment above, this has been fixed now.
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Level 19
Apr 15, 2020
Ya I am Korean (South) [̲̅$̲̅(̲̅5̲̅)̲̅$̲̅]
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Level 40
May 23, 2020
Missed Somalia and Djibouti