GDP Per Capita for Africa for 1976
Updated on February 12, 2022.

According to recent data from the World Bank, in 1976, the 3 African countries with the top 3 highest GDP (Gross Domestic Product) Per Capita were:

  1. Gabon: US$ 4,550.07
  2. South Africa: US$ 1,416.71
  3. Algeria: US$ 1,037.61

On the other hand, the 3 African countries with the 3 lowest GDP Per Capita in 1976 were:

  1. Burundi: US$ 118.92
  2. Malawi: US$ 120.87
  3. Lesotho: US$ 123.71

Use the interactive visualization and table below to explore this data for each African country for the year 1976. 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 1976.

Data Source: World Bank.
GDP Per Capita for Africa for 1976 (US$)
See also the GDP Per Capita of Africa for other years:
Table of GDP Per Capita for Africa for 1976
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Country GDP Per Capita (US$)
Algeria 1,037.61
Benin 208.66
Botswana 483.14
Burkina Faso 155.65
Burundi 118.92
Cameroon 378.12
Republic of Congo 476.85
Ivory Coast 694.38
Democratic Republic of the Congo 409.52
Central African Republic 225.91
Chad 207.53
Egypt 337.77
Equatorial Guinea 418.01
Eswatini 528.58
Gabon 4,550.07
Gambia 201.13
Ghana 271.13
Guinea-Bissau 145.88
Kenya 246.49
Lesotho 123.71
Madagascar 280.68
Malawi 120.87
Mali 142.38
Mauritania 565.58
Mauritius 776.64
Morocco 524.18
Zambia 537.22
Zimbabwe 664.1
Uganda 221.62
Tunisia 779.05
Togo 251.33
Sudan 419.93
Somalia 188.66
South Africa 1,416.71
Sierra Leone 191.74
Senegal 567.44
Rwanda 141.53
Niger 199.53
Nigeria 556.7
Seychelles 814.48

GDP Per Capita of African Countries

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