GDP per capita of India

Source Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation : (2004-17), (2011-21)
World Bank : Nominal, PPP
IMF World Economic Outlook (April - 2021)
Date05 Jun 2021

Nominal GDP per capita or GDP per capita at current prices in 2020-21 is estimated at ₹ 145,679 against ₹ 151,760 for 2019-20. At constant (2011-12) prices, GDP per capita is 99,694 INR for 2020-21.

The per capita net national income (NNI) of India at current prices during 2020-21 is estimated to have attained a level of 128,829 Indian rupees as compared to 134,186 INR for the year 2019-20. The per capita income in real terms (at 2011-12 prices) during 2020-21 is estimated at Rs. 86,659 as compared to Rs. 94,566 during 2019-20.

According to the IMF World Economic Outlook (April - 2021), GDP (nominal) per capita of India in 2021 is projected at $2,191 at current prices. India is at 144th position out of 194 economies in terms of GDP (nominal) per capita. In 1993, India's GDP per capita was 6.45 % of the global gdp per capita; it improved to 18.4% in 2019. India's nominal per capita is over 60 times lower than the richest country and approx eight times greater than the world's poorest country. India is at 33rd position in the list of Asian countries.

Based on PPP, the GDP per capita of India is projected at 7,333 International dollars in 2021. It is almost 40% of the world gdp per capita. The world rank is 128, and the Asian rank is 31.

2011-12 series

Year At 2011-12 prices (INR) At current prices (INR)
GDP per capitaGNI per capitaNNI per capitaGDP per capitaGNI per capitaNNI per capita
2004-0550,32549,98145,61129,25929,05425,987
2005-0653,47853,10248,38732,84132,60529,169
2006-0756,96456,52751,43137,92037,62433,717
2007-0860,46660,21854,64943,04642,86638,394
2008-0961,46961,11155,10147,78347,49842,356
2009-1065,39465,01158,44254,41454,08948,189
2010-1169,99469,24062,17064,37263,68256,971
2011-1271,61070,98063,46271,61070,98063,462
2012-1374,60073,72265,53880,51979,57370,983
2013-1478,34877,37068,57289,79688,67879,118
2014-1583,09182,10772,80598,40597,24186,647
2015-1688,61787,56577,659107,342106,09694,797
2016-1794,75293,63983,003118,489116,070103,870
2017-18100,03598,92587,586130,061128,655115,224
2018-19105,526104,37792,241142,328140,804125,883
2019-20108,645107,58994,566151,760150,320134,186
2020-2199,69498,74986,659145,679144,319128,829
  • Nominal
  • PPP

Projections by IMF

Year GDP per capita ($/Int. $)
NominalPPP
20201,9656,461
20212,1917,333
20222,3587,943
20232,5328,597
20242,7159,281
20252,90910,002
20263,11510,764

Estimates by World Bank

Year GDP (Nominal) per capita ($) GDP (PPP) per capita (Int. $) % to World Rank/Total
CurrentConstant (2010) CurrentConstant (2017)NominalPPPNominalPPP
196082330--18.1-86/99-
196185336--18.3-86/100-
196290339--18.4-88/103-
1963101352--19.5-86/103-
1964116370--20.9-83/103-
1965119353--20.1-91/112-
196690345--14.3-105/114-
196796365--14.6-106/117-
1968100369--14.4-106/119-
1969108385--14.4-106/119-
1970112396--13.9-115/128-
1971119394--13.7-115/129-
1972123382--12.5-115/129-
1973144386--12.2-114/129-
1974163382--12.2-115/130-
1975158407--10.8-123/132-
1976161404--10.3-124/133-
1977186424--10.8-124/136-
1978206438--10.3-124/135-
1979224405--9.79-125/136-
1980267423--10.5-133/146-
1981270438--10.5-133/149-
1982274443--10.9-134/150-
1983291464--11.6-130/151-
1984277471--10.8-131/152-
1985296485--11.2-133/154-
1986310497--10.1-135/156-
1987340505--9.91-137/160-
1988354542--9.38-141/163-
1989346562--8.94-138/163-
19903685811,2021,8108.5921.7155/179138/165
19913035761,2301,7926.7921.4162/178139/167
19923175951,3011,8536.7922.0156/178140/169
19933016111,3681,9036.4522.5158/181141/171
19943466391,4611,9917.0023.1150/183139/173
19953746751,5742,1016.9123.9160/190144/180
19964007121,6922,2177.3424.7159/190143/180
19974157271,7582,2647.7524.6162/190144/181
19984137581,8532,3607.8325.4162/192143/181
19994428102,0092,5238.1926.6161/193143/182
20004438272,0962,5748.0626.2164/199146/189
20014528522,2062,6528.3726.6166/199145/190
20024718692,2882,7078.5126.7168/204142/191
20035479222,4722,8718.9227.6167/204142/191
20046289792,6963,0499.2128.2168/205143/192
20057151,0402,9533,2399.8029.1168/205142/192
20068071,1073,2373,44710.329.5171/206142/193
20071,0281,1743,5253,65511.830.0166/206141/193
20089991,1933,6513,71310.629.7171/205143/194
20091,1021,2683,9123,94912.531.9168/205141/195
20101,3581,3584,2374,22714.232.8161/206137/195
20111,4581,4104,4944,39213.933.1164/208140/196
20121,4441,4694,8614,57513.634.4167/207139/194
20131,4501,5455,0574,81013.434.5171/207141/195
20141,5741,6405,2345,10714.434.8168/207141/194
20151,6061,7525,4655,45415.736.0163/206138/194
20161,7331,8765,8405,84116.837.5162/205138/193
20171,9821,9876,1866,18618.338.0160/205138/193
20182,0062,0866,6556,49717.638.7159/203134/192
20192,1002,1526,9976,70018.439.3141/186129/186