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List of African countries by GDP per capita

SourceInternational Monetary Fund World Economic Outlook (October-2014)
Last Updated03 Sep 2015
CountryGDP per capita (Nominal) ($) Rank (Nominal)GDP per capita (PPP) (Int. $)Rank (PPP)
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Algeria5,5085,5322499413,78114,259477783
Angola5,2455,2732710987,0177,20318714118
Benin80582216341661,7931,8707735167
Botswana7,1187,50538758115,24016,036796576
Burkina Faso720717-3391711,6401,6824238172
Burundi30333633521868779113349183
Cabo Verde3,6323,66332121146,2486,3247616122
Cameroon1,3451,40560251502,8642,98111726152
Central African Republic3353804551185604607353187
Chad1,1761,23660271542,4742,61714429156
Comoros87392351331641,5211,5482741175
Democratic Republic of the Congo41143727491836557044952186
Republic of Congo3,2233,159-64171246,2326,55932715121
Côte d'Ivoire1,4031,49591221472,9463,13118523148
Djibouti1,5931,69299211432,9163,05113525150
Egypt3,2053,304991412110,74210,8771351099
Equatorial Guinea20,58118,389-2,19214533,73532,266-1,469136
Eritrea54459046421761,1971,195-146180
Ethiopia52557550441781,4531,58913640174
Gabon10,96610,836-13036421,81322,9241,111355
The Gambia479428-51501841,6231,599-2439173
Ghana1,9011,474-426231484,0074,12912220139
Guinea56057313451791,3211,313-845179
Guinea-Bissau55758932431771,4111,4362444178
Kenya1,3221,41694241492,9663,08411924149
Lesotho1,2011,130-71281572,6732,7649127153
Liberia481484446180887882-550184
Libya10,7026,623-4,07968620,68115,706-4,975677
Madagascar463449-13481821,4141,4372343177
Malawi22324219531877487803251185
Mali72375531361681,6471,7298336169
Mauritania1,4391,403-36261514,0664,28822218137
Mauritius9,48410,5171,03346717,71618,553837464
Morocco3,1613,291131161237,3567,60625013115
Mozambique60563025411751,1051,1746947181
Namibia6,0396,0955789210,16010,76560511102
Niger45246917471819961,0485248182
Nigeria3,0823,298216151225,7466,03128617124
Rwanda69672226381701,6071,6989137171
São Tomé and Príncipe1,5681,725157201413,0493,15310422147
Senegal1,0481,07224301612,2432,3116830160
Seychelles15,18715,115-7225124,80125,607806246
Sierra Leone8038085351671,9232,02710333163
South Africa6,8906,483-40778712,86713,046179888
South Sudan1,3891,127-262291582,2292,2805131161
Sudan1,8381,980141181384,1954,2677319138
Swaziland3,4743,325-149131207,6477,79715012112
Tanzania9451,00661321632,5252,66714228155
Togo63865820401731,3941,4505642176
Tunisia4,3174,415981110610,99811,300302997
Uganda69472632371691,9632,0235934164
Zambia1,8451,781-64191403,9264,06413821140
Zimbabwe1,0281,0313311621,9762,0467032162
Asia 2,186.128 2,196.505 10.377 -- 4,806.198 4,919.113 112.915 --