On The Economist's "Very Rich List" of the top economies by GDP per person, Norway and Ireland are ahead of the United States. The very rich list in order: Bermuda, Luxembourg, Equatorial Guinea, United Arab Emirates, Norway, Guernsey Cayman Islands, Ireland, US, Jersey, British Virgin Islands, Iceland, Denmark, Hong Kong, Canada.
Source: The Economist, "A Place in the Sun: a special report on offshore finance." February 24, 2007. Available at http://www.economist.com/node/8695139. Verified 04/18/14