GDP Per Capita for Africa for 1966
Updated on February 12, 2022.

According to recent data from the World Bank, in 1966, the 3 African countries with the top 3 highest GDP (Gross Domestic Product) Per Capita were:

  1. South Africa: US$ 621.22
  2. Gabon: US$ 452.66
  3. Zambia: US$ 343.37

On the other hand, the 3 African countries with the 3 lowest GDP Per Capita in 1966 were:

  1. Rwanda: US$ 37.49
  2. Burundi: US$ 52.18
  3. Lesotho: US$ 60.2

Use the interactive visualization and table below to explore this data for each African country for the year 1966. You can also see links at the bottom of this page to see the historical GDP Per Capita information for each African country.

The World Bank defines GDP (Gross Domestic Product) Per Capita as "the gross domestic product divided by midyear population" .

See also: GDP of Africa in 1966.

Data Source: World Bank.
GDP Per Capita for Africa for 1966 (US$)
See also the GDP Per Capita of Africa for other years:
Table of GDP Per Capita for Africa for 1966
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Country GDP Per Capita (US$)
Algeria 235.6
Benin 112.94
Botswana 89.98
Burkina Faso 82.55
Burundi 52.18
Cameroon 144.01
Republic of Congo 185.89
Ivory Coast 233.62
Democratic Republic of the Congo 253.76
Central African Republic 94.4
Chad 128.34
Egypt 168.96
Equatorial Guinea 243.77
Eswatini 200.25
Gabon 452.66
Gambia 106.41
Ghana 267.75
Kenya 118.21
Lesotho 60.2
Madagascar 152.11
Malawi 61.41
Mauritania 262.31
Morocco 196.31
Zambia 343.37
Zimbabwe 277.24
Uganda 112.03
Tunisia 224.3
Togo 121.83
Sudan 140.69
Somalia 81.87
South Africa 621.22
Sierra Leone 147.16
Senegal 329.05
Rwanda 37.49
Niger 174.36
Nigeria 124.31
Seychelles 337.65

GDP Per Capita of African Countries

Use the links below to see the historical GDP Per Capita for each African country.