GDP Per Capita for Africa for 1982
Updated on July 26, 2022.

According to recent data from the World Bank, in 1982, the 3 African countries with the top 3 highest GDP (Gross Domestic Product) Per Capita were:

  1. Gabon: US$ 4,736.03
  2. South Africa: US$ 2,849.18
  3. Seychelles: US$ 2,296.31

On the other hand, the 3 African countries with the 3 lowest GDP Per Capita in 1982 were:

  1. Somalia: US$ 117.19
  2. Equatorial Guinea: US$ 155.62
  3. Uganda: US$ 164.69

Use the interactive visualization and table below to explore this data for each African country for the year 1982. 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 1982.

Data Source: World Bank.
GDP Per Capita for Africa for 1982 (US$)
See also the GDP Per Capita of Africa for other years:
Table of GDP Per Capita for Africa for 1982
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Country GDP Per Capita (US$)
Algeria 2,210.30
Angola 619.96
Benin 322.78
Botswana 1,054.06
Burkina Faso 245.09
Burundi 231.34
Cape Verde 477.94
Cameroon 721.22
Republic of Congo 1,146.31
Ivory Coast 863.33
Democratic Republic of the Congo 492.53
Central African Republic 320.43
Chad 176.84
Egypt 607.28
Equatorial Guinea 155.62
Eswatini 853.55
Ethiopia 208.34
Gabon 4,736.03
Gambia 318.61
Ghana 345.64
Guinea-Bissau 204.25
Kenya 362.62
Lesotho 246.40
Madagascar 518.18
Malawi 179.73
Mali 180.51
Mauritania 678.71
Mauritius 1,086.54
Morocco 836.44
Zambia 637.55
Zimbabwe 1,073.06
Uganda 164.69
Tunisia 1,206.64
Togo 281.81
Sudan 408.42
Somalia 117.19
South Africa 2,849.18
Sierra Leone 365.90
Senegal 679.21
Rwanda 255.64
Niger 318.06
Nigeria 1,843.91
Namibia 1,917.23
Comoros 562.82
Seychelles 2,296.31

GDP Per Capita of African Countries

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