GDP Per Capita for Africa for 1977
Updated on February 12, 2022.

According to recent data from the World Bank, in 1977, the 3 African countries with the top 3 highest GDP (Gross Domestic Product) Per Capita were:

  1. Gabon: US$ 4,154.22
  2. South Africa: US$ 1,535.12
  3. Algeria: US$ 1,192.74

On the other hand, the 3 African countries with the 3 lowest GDP Per Capita in 1977 were:

  1. Somalia: US$ 103.82
  2. Malawi: US$ 141.01
  3. Burundi: US$ 142.05

Use the interactive visualization and table below to explore this data for each African country for the year 1977. 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 1977.

Data Source: World Bank.
GDP Per Capita for Africa for 1977 (US$)
See also the GDP Per Capita of Africa for other years:
Table of GDP Per Capita for Africa for 1977
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Country GDP Per Capita (US$)
Algeria 1,192.74
Benin 218.45
Botswana 564.13
Burkina Faso 176.78
Burundi 142.05
Cameroon 430.38
Republic of Congo 469.69
Ivory Coast 891.64
Democratic Republic of the Congo 509.07
Central African Republic 248.69
Chad 219.81
Egypt 357.08
Equatorial Guinea 429.42
Eswatini 571.25
Gabon 4,154.22
Gambia 239.43
Ghana 306.81
Guinea-Bissau 148.98
Kenya 307.02
Lesotho 157.35
Madagascar 294.93
Malawi 141.01
Mali 156.41
Mauritania 566.23
Mauritius 893.92
Morocco 590.23
Zambia 469.59
Zimbabwe 650.16
Uganda 258.3
Tunisia 863.07
Togo 308.7
Sudan 506.66
Somalia 103.82
South Africa 1,535.12
Sierra Leone 218.19
Senegal 567.03
Rwanda 160.38
Niger 235.19
Nigeria 536.22
Seychelles 1,044.35

GDP Per Capita of African Countries

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