List of African countries by GDP per capita

Source International Monetary Fund World Economic Outlook (April - 2018)
Date05 Jun 2018
Country GDP (Nominal) (billions of $)Rank (Nominal) GDP (PPP) (billions of Int. $)Rank (PPP)PPP/Nom
20162017changeAfricaWorld 20162017changeAfricaWorld
Algeria3,901.8674,292.272390.4051010914,955.26115,237.198281.9376853.550
Angola3,484.6024,407.657923.05591076,783.2666,752.580-30.686151301.532
Benin791.495830.40438.909331672,174.7942,277.000102.206331662.742
Botswana7,270.4057,876.997606.59258017,344.94717,828.067483.1205762.263
Burkina Faso614.011663.80649.795421781,792.7711,889.44896.677381742.846
Burundi298.006312.46314.45752190745.332735.227-10.105521902.353
Cabo Verde3,086.1243,237.597151.473131256,642.7166,944.018301.302141272.145
Cameroon1,360.7811,400.74339.962261563,571.8863,660.25588.369231512.613
Central African Republic359.312386.80627.49450188651.750676.91825.168531911.750
Chad851.193810.163-41.030351702,443.0172,343.552-99.465311642.893
Comoros764.219787.83123.612371721,563.2471,588.27725.030421792.016
Democratic Republic of the Congo467.414478.23710.82346184772.852789.95217.100511891.652
Republic of Congo1,835.8281,958.174122.346181447,010.6166,641.822-368.794161313.392
Côte d'Ivoire1,495.2251,616.981121.756221493,631.2503,882.914251.664221472.401
Djibouti1,902.7541,988.76586.011171423,368.7013,559.416190.715251531.790
Egypt3,686.0702,500.772-1,185.2981513512,550.64912,670.762120.1138975.067
Equatorial Guinea12,397.94912,726.956329.00726137,984.90336,017.375-1,967.5281392.830
Eritrea860.273979.692119.419311641,508.6661,581.32472.658431801.614
Ethiopia802.121872.84070.719321651,945.2912,160.796215.505351682.476
Gabon7,452.6687,971.589518.92147819,017.66719,254.025236.3584702.415
The Gambia473.190480.0406.850451831,676.8651,712.99136.126401773.568
Ghana1,551.7461,663.190111.444211484,393.8654,729.487335.622181412.844
Guinea669.868749.46379.595391751,926.3182,040.592114.274371712.723
Guinea-Bissau700.072794.10794.035361711,755.4881,844.77989.291391752.323
Kenya1,551.7051,701.550149.845201473,364.0853,491.123127.038261542.052
Lesotho1,261.9691,425.310163.341251553,424.9173,581.290156.373241522.513
Liberia745.078729.292-15.786401761,329.0481,353.83424.786471841.856
Libya2,903.7414,858.6721,954.93181025,800.6539,986.2744,185.621111102.055
Madagascar401.396447.55846.162471851,504.9411,551.23046.289451823.466
Malawi293.859323.74029.881511891,134.1981,167.17632.978491873.605
Mali767.613810.77143.158341692,091.3372,170.08278.745341672.677
Mauritania1,253.3781,317.93864.560271584,328.0634,444.350116.287201433.372
Mauritius9,613.4699,794.102180.63337120,542.02521,640.3081,098.2833652.210
Morocco3,004.2213,151.145146.924141278,160.1838,566.846406.663131192.719
Mozambique392.058429.29637.238491871,219.0911,243.61624.525481862.897
Namibia4,708.6615,413.108704.44779711,334.93011,311.646-23.284101062.090
Niger413.954439.99726.043481861,120.9621,164.09443.132501882.646
Nigeria2,207.8611,994.235-213.626161415,936.2195,929.203-7.016171332.973
Rwanda733.566771.70238.136381741,973.2772,079.877106.600361702.695
São Tomé and Príncipe1,688.9351,785.28096.345191453,073.9883,179.696105.708281591.781
Senegal954.7801,038.09483.314291622,571.8812,726.600154.719291612.627
Seychelles15,234.00015,685.955451.95515327,308.30728,778.7701,470.4632511.835
Sierra Leone522.173491.488-30.685441821,506.3561,552.94046.584441813.160
South Africa5,316.0426,179.870863.82868913,344.80713,544.603199.7967922.192
South Sudan249.839228.034-21.805531911,693.0431,489.082-203.961461836.530
Sudan1,455.8231,428.028-27.795241544,495.8534,586.00190.148191423.211
Swaziland3,398.4863,914.821516.335111169,814.2839,884.38470.101121112.525
Tanzania978.9611,033.56754.606301633,087.3683,240.401153.033271573.135
Togo586.294611.13324.839431791,601.1291,659.24658.117411782.715
Tunisia3,689.7253,496.286-193.4391212311,448.02911,755.346307.31791033.362
Uganda692.191699.4107.219411772,280.8172,353.70172.884301633.365
Zambia1,252.6981,479.542226.844231533,907.7123,996.14088.428211462.701
Zimbabwe1,111.4431,175.72364.280281602,233.2802,282.65149.371321651.941
Africa 1,827.225 1,824.800 -2.425 -- 5,160.519 5,289.321 128.802 -- 2.899