GDP per capita of India

Source Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation : (2004-18), (2018-19)
Economic Survey of India 2014-15
World Bank : Nominal, PPP
IMF World Economic Outlook (April-2019)
Date09 Sep 2019

Nominal GDP per capita or GDP per capita at current prices in the year 2018-19 is estimated at ₹ 1,42,719 against ₹ 1,29,901 for 2017-18. At constant (2011-12) prices, GDP per capita is 1,05,688 INR for year year 2018-19.

The per capita net national income (NNI) of India at current prices during 2018-19 is estimated to have attained a level of 1,26,406 indian rupees as compared to 1,14,958 INR for the year 2017-18, showing a rise of 9.96 percent. The per capita income in real terms (at 2011 -12 prices) during 2018-19 is estimated at Rs. 92,565 showing a rise of 5.64 per cent as compared to Rs. 87,623 during 2017-18.

According to IMF World Economic Outlook (April-2019), GDP (nominal) per capita of India in 2019 at current prices is projected at $2,199. India is the projected to become fifth-largest economy of the world. But, due to its huge population of more than 1.37 billion, India is at 145th position in term of GDP (nominal) per capita. Per capita income of India is approx 5 times lower than world's average around of $11,673. This figure is over 50 times lower than richest country of world and approx 10 times greater than poorest country of the world. India is at 33th position in the list of Asian countries.

On the basis of PPP, GDP per capita of India is projected at 8,484 International Dollor in 2019. It is almost half of the world's. World rank is 126 and Asian rank is 31.

gdp per capita of India in rupees (2004-2019)
nni per capita of India in rupees (1950-2012)
gdp per capita of India in dollar (1960-2018)

2011-12 series

Year Per capita at 2011-12 prices (INR) Per capita at current prices (INR)
GDPGNINNIGDPGNINNI
2004-200550,32549,98145,61129,25929,05425,987
2005-200653,47853,10148,38732,84032,60429,169
2006-200756,96456,52851,43137,92037,62433,717
2007-200860,46660,21754,64943,04642,86638,394
2008-200961,46861,11155,10147,78347,49842,356
2009-201065,39465,01158,44254,41454,08948,189
2010-201169,99469,24062,17064,37263,68256,971
2011-201271,60970,98063,46271,60970,98063,462
2012-201374,59973,72265,53880,51879,57370,983
2013-201478,34877,37068,57289,79688,67879,118
2014-201583,09182,10772,80598,40597,24286,647
2015-201688,61687,56577,6591,07,3411,06,09694,797
2016-201794,67593,56282,9311,18,2631,16,9051,04,659
2017-20181,00,15199,04387,6231,29,9011,28,4971,14,958
2018-20191,05,6881,04,59792,5651,42,7191,41,2651,26,406

Projections by IMF

Year GDP per capita ($/Int. $)
NominalPPP
20192,1998,484
20202,3799,189
20212,5789,974
20222,79110,825
20233,02311,750
20243,27712,757

Estimates by World Bank

Year GDP per capita ($)
NominalPPP
196082-
196185-
196290-
1963101-
1964116-
1965119-
196690-
196796-
1968100-
1969108-
1970112-
1971119-
1972123-
1973144-
1974163-
1975158-
1976161-
1977186-
1978206-
1979224-
1980267-
1981270-
1982274-
1983291-
1984277-
1985296-
1986310-
1987340-
1988354-
1989346-
19903681,237
19913031,266
19923171,339
19933011,407
19943461,504
19953741,620
19964001,741
19974151,809
19984131,907
19994422,068
20004432,157
20014522,271
20024712,354
20035472,544
20046282,774
20057153,039
20068073,332
20071,0283,628
20089993,757
20091,1024,026
20101,3584,360
20111,4584,625
20121,4444,910
20131,4505,252
20141,5745,683
20151,6066,134
20161,7296,635
20171,9817,169
20182,0167,762

2004-05 series

Year NNI per capita (INR)
2004-05 pricescurrent prices
1950-517,513274
1951-527,651286
1952-537,737275
1953-548,111296
1954-558,447276
1955-568,579275
1956-578,878323
1957-588,644325
1958-599,087354
1959-609,133365
1960-619,482393
1961-629,597406
1962-639,641426
1963-6410,003480
1964-6510,512548
1965-669,948563
1966-679,699622
1967-6810,228714
1968-6910,322739
1969-7010,767795
1970-7111,025823
1971-7210,924860
1972-7310,585926
1973-7410,6881,103
1974-7510,5471,268
1975-7611,2891,321
1976-7711,1961,393
1977-7811,7781,550
1978-7912,2001,642
1979-8011,2041,747
1980-8111,7112,041
1981-8212,1742,340
1982-8312,2512,541
1983-8412,8942,906
1984-8513,0413,169
1985-8613,4233,483
1986-8713,7513,811
1987-8813,9234,218
1988-8914,9614,889
1989-9015,5215,486
1990-9115,9966,270
1991-9215,7487,000
1992-9316,3087,899
1993-9416,7368,928
1994-9517,50510,283
1995-9618,48711,861
1996-9719,54813,492
1997-9819,92714,646
1998-9920,73416,528
1999-0022,17818,194
2000-0122,49119,115
2001-0223,09520,259
2002-0323,60721,529
2003-0425,11623,775
2004-0526,62926,629
2005-0628,63929,869
2006-0730,80534,249
2007-0833,44639,384
2008-0933,98743,604
2009-1036,24949,402
2010-1139,27058,534
2011-1241,25566,997