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PM resigns as Britain votes to leave EU

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"and we are no longer the worlds 5th largest economy."

I know it doesn't matter at all, but the UK is the 9th largest economy. Old history books or is UKIP behind it.

COUNTRY COMPARISON :: GDP (PURCHASING POWER PARITY)

Rank Country GDP (PURCHASING POWER PARITY) Date of Information

1 China $19,390,000,000,000 2015 est.

2 European Union $19,180,000,000,000 2015 est.

3 United States $17,950,000,000,000 2015 est.

4 India $7,965,000,000,000 2015 est.

5 Japan $4,830,000,000,000 2015 est.

6 Germany $3,841,000,000,000 2015 est.

7 Russia $3,718,000,000,000 2015 est.

8 Brazil $3,192,000,000,000 2015 est.

9 Indonesia $2,842,000,000,000 2015 est.

10 United Kingdom $2,679,000,000,000 2015 est.

11 France $2,647,000,000,000 2015 est.

12 Mexico $2,227,000,000,000 2015 est.

13 Italy $2,171,000,000,000 2015 est.

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https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/rankorder/2001rank.html

(the CIA collects official data)

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