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List of African countries by GDP per capita

Source International Monetary Fund World Economic Outlook (April - 2018)
Date05 Jun 2018
CountryGDP per capita (Nominal) ($) Rank (Nominal)GDP per capita (PPP) (Int. $)Rank (PPP)
20162017changeAfricaWorld 20162017changeAfricaWorld
Algeria3,9024,2923901010914,95515,237282685
Angola3,4854,40892391076,7836,753-3115130
Benin79183039331672,1752,27710233166
Botswana7,2707,87760758017,34517,828483576
Burkina Faso61466450421781,7931,8899738174
Burundi2983121452190745735-1052190
Cabo Verde3,0863,238151131256,6436,94430114127
Cameroon1,3611,40140261563,5723,6608823151
Central African Republic35938727501886526772553191
Chad851810-41351702,4432,344-9931164
Comoros76478824371721,5631,5882542179
Democratic Republic of the Congo46747811461847737901751189
Republic of Congo1,8361,958122181447,0116,642-36916131
Côte d'Ivoire1,4951,617122221493,6313,88325222147
Djibouti1,9031,98986171423,3693,55919125153
Egypt3,6862,501-1,1851513512,55112,671120897
Equatorial Guinea12,39812,72732926137,98536,017-1,968139
Eritrea860980119311641,5091,5817343180
Ethiopia80287371321651,9452,16121635168
Gabon7,4537,97251947819,01819,254236470
The Gambia4734807451831,6771,7133640177
Ghana1,5521,663111211484,3944,72933618141
Guinea67074980391751,9262,04111437171
Guinea-Bissau70079494361711,7551,8458939175
Kenya1,5521,702150201473,3643,49112726154
Lesotho1,2621,425163251553,4253,58115624152
Liberia745729-16401761,3291,3542547184
Libya2,9044,8591,95581025,8019,9864,18611110
Madagascar40144846471851,5051,5514645182
Malawi29432430511891,1341,1673349187
Mali76881143341692,0912,1707934167
Mauritania1,2531,31865271584,3284,44411620143
Mauritius9,6139,79418137120,54221,6401,098365
Morocco3,0043,151147141278,1608,56740713119
Mozambique39242937491871,2191,2442548186
Namibia4,7095,41370479711,33511,312-2310106
Niger41444026481861,1211,1644350188
Nigeria2,2081,994-214161415,9365,929-717133
Rwanda73477238381741,9732,08010736170
São Tomé and Príncipe1,6891,78596191453,0743,18010628159
Senegal9551,03883291622,5722,72715529161
Seychelles15,23415,68645215327,30828,7791,470251
Sierra Leone522491-31441821,5061,5534744181
South Africa5,3166,18086468913,34513,545200792
South Sudan250228-22531911,6931,489-20446183
Sudan1,4561,428-28241544,4964,5869019142
Swaziland3,3983,915516111169,8149,8847012111
Tanzania9791,03455301633,0873,24015327157
Togo58661125431791,6011,6595841178
Tunisia3,6903,496-1931212311,44811,7553079103
Uganda6926997411772,2812,3547330163
Zambia1,2531,480227231533,9083,9968821146
Zimbabwe1,1111,17664281602,2332,2834932165
Africa 1,827 1,825 -2 -- 5,161 5,289 129 --