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List of African countries by GDP per capita

Source International Monetary Fund World Economic Outlook (October - 2016)
Date22 Feb 2017
CountryGDP per capita (Nominal) ($) Rank (Nominal)GDP per capita (PPP) (Int. $)Rank (PPP)
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Algeria4,1754,129-46910714,53214,950418687
Angola3,8763,360-516111206,9586,844-11413123
Benin78080322321652,1132,1857231164
Botswana6,7715,082-1,68969516,41516,948532576
Burkina Faso61565237381741,7271,7916336172
Burundi304284-2051188831818-1350187
Cabo Verde3,0563,170113121226,5026,74424115125
Cameroon1,2351,30368231533,1483,26111325152
Central African Republic33236532491866286562852189
Chad942881-62301632,6402,580-6028159
Comoros73675518351701,5221,529742179
Democratic Republic of the Congo4704733441817677851751188
Republic of Congo2,0241,981-44171406,7226,7876414124
Côte d'Ivoire1,3251,42499221503,3593,58122221145
Djibouti1,7881,908120181423,2103,37015922149
Equatorial Guinea17,28714,176-3,11125443,52238,699-4,823131
Eritrea69577177331661,3001,3222244181
Ethiopia68775972341691,8041,91611234169
Gabon7,6927,7414947618,67719,252575467
The Gambia451435-15451821,6501,6641438175
Ghana1,4021,551149201464,2914,3818919140
Guinea555534-21421791,2381,2713345182
Guinea-Bissau59464348391751,5111,5685840177
Kenya1,4341,52288211473,2183,36014223150
Lesotho1,057933-125291623,0033,10710426154
Liberia4744931943180875882849186
Libya6,2776,169-10758514,67914,236-443789
Madagascar402391-11481851,4661,5053843180
Malawi354294-60501871,1261,1391347184
Mali80483934311642,1912,2657430163
Mauritania1,3121,244-68241544,3114,4059318139
Mauritius9,1429,32218036819,57320,525952364
Morocco3,0033,10199131248,1808,36018012115
Mozambique529419-110461831,1921,2283646183
Namibia5,0414,428-613810211,22411,756532999
Niger4074169471841,0771,1143748185
Nigeria2,7632,260-503161336,1215,930-19116130
Rwanda7187236361721,8101,9059535170
São Tomé and Príncipe1,5691,690121191453,2503,3449424151
Senegal91396552271592,4562,57812229160
Seychelles14,77615,31954315026,67728,1481,471247
Sierra Leone696666-30371731,5931,6525939176
South Africa5,7275,018-70979713,20913,179-29893
South Sudan785210-575521891,9951,671-32437174
Sudan2,1192,381262151324,3944,4525917138
Swaziland3,5973,029-568141259,7129,7685611109
Tanzania9579603281602,9103,09718827155
Togo57060232411771,4891,5465741178
Tunisia3,9233,777-1461011411,45111,65720510101
Uganda60962314401762,0022,0676532165
Zambia1,3521,231-121251553,8523,8994720142
Zimbabwe1,002979-24261581,9841,953-3033168
Africa 1,839 1,708 -130 -- 4,538 4,557 20 --