Last Updated on January 7, 2021
In case you don’t know, the United States is unbelievably wealthy. In fact, the GDP of America hits an overwhelming $19.32 trillion last year, which outclasses all other economies around the world.
So basically, there are many states that are richer than other large nations, including Saudi Arabia and Switzerland. Prepare yourself to be mind blown because these are the American states that are surprisingly richer than entire nations.
Oregon vs. Vietnam
Oregon is America’s 25th richest state due to its traditional combination of traditional industries, like mining, construction, and forestry. In addition to the high-tech and advanced manufacturing industries.
So its GDP hit $236.22 billion, which beats Vietnam’s GDP that hit $220.41 billion. This Asian country has been experiencing a rapid growth in its socialist-oriented different economy within the past 30 years.
Louisiana vs. Egypt
The energy industry has been fueling up Louisiana’s economy, along with agriculture, tourism, and fisheries. Also, this state is responsible for producing catfish and crawfish in the world.
In 2017, its total GDP reached $246.26 billion, which surpassed Egypt ($237.01 billion). This Arabic country has more population than Louisiana, 20 times to be exact, and it is very dependent on steel, natural gas, tourism, and cotton exports.
But the economy has been a little in bad shape within the last few years, but thanks to the improved security, it is now rapidly growing.
Connecticut vs. Finland
Connecticut is known to be an affluent place, and its main source of money is insurance, finance, and real estate. Connecticut’s GDP hit $260.83 billion, which outclasses Finland’s GDP $253.24 billion.
Finland is still a rich country that highly depends on kits mixed economy. The main industries of this nation include chemicals, agriculture, traditional forestry, high-tech, and advanced manufacturing.