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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)
20152016changeAfricaWorld 20152016changeAfricaWorld
Egypt3,7103,806961011311,80312,137334996
Algeria4,1754,129-46910714,53214,950418687
Angola3,8763,360-516121206,9586,844-11414123
Benin78080322331652,1132,1857232164
Botswana6,7715,082-1,68969516,41516,948532576
Burkina Faso61565237391741,7271,7916337172
Burundi304284-2052188831818-1351187
Cabo Verde3,0563,170113131226,5026,74424116125
Cameroon1,2351,30368241533,1483,26111326152
Central African Republic33236532501866286562853189
Chad942881-62311632,6402,580-6029159
Comoros73675518361701,5221,529743179
Democratic Republic of the Congo4704733451817677851752188
Republic of Congo2,0241,981-44181406,7226,7876415124
Côte d'Ivoire1,3251,42499231503,3593,58122222145
Djibouti1,7881,908120191423,2103,37015923149
Equatorial Guinea17,28714,176-3,11125443,52238,699-4,823131
Eritrea69577177341661,3001,3222245181
Ethiopia68775972351691,8041,91611235169
Gabon7,6927,7414947618,67719,252575467
The Gambia451435-15461821,6501,6641439175
Ghana1,4021,551149211464,2914,3818920140
Guinea555534-21431791,2381,2713346182
Guinea-Bissau59464348401751,5111,5685841177
Kenya1,4341,52288221473,2183,36014224150
Lesotho1,057933-125301623,0033,10710427154
Liberia4744931944180875882850186
Libya6,2776,169-10758514,67914,236-443789
Madagascar402391-11491851,4661,5053844180
Malawi354294-60511871,1261,1391348184
Mali80483934321642,1912,2657431163
Mauritania1,3121,244-68251544,3114,4059319139
Mauritius9,1429,32218036819,57320,525952364
Morocco3,0033,10199141248,1808,36018013115
Mozambique529419-110471831,1921,2283647183
Namibia5,0414,428-613810211,22411,7565321099
Niger4074169481841,0771,1143749185
Nigeria2,7632,260-503171336,1215,930-19117130
Rwanda7187236371721,8101,9059536170
São Tomé and Príncipe1,5691,690121201453,2503,3449425151
Senegal91396552281592,4562,57812230160
Seychelles14,77615,31954315026,67728,1481,471247
Sierra Leone696666-30381731,5931,6525940176
South Africa5,7275,018-70979713,20913,179-29893
South Sudan785210-575531891,9951,671-32438174
Sudan2,1192,381262161324,3944,4525918138
Swaziland3,5973,029-568151259,7129,7685612109
Tanzania9579603291602,9103,09718828155
Togo57060232421771,4891,5465742178
Tunisia3,9233,777-1461111411,45111,65720511101
Uganda60962314411762,0022,0676533165
Zambia1,3521,231-121261553,8523,8994721142
Zimbabwe1,002979-24271581,9841,953-3034168
Africa 1,984 1,871 -113 -- 5,102 5,145 43 --