GDP Per Capita for Africa for 1983
Updated on February 12, 2022.

According to recent data from the World Bank, in 1983, the 3 African countries with the top 3 highest GDP (Gross Domestic Product) Per Capita were:

  1. Gabon: US$ 4,325.3
  2. South Africa: US$ 2,820.43
  3. Algeria: US$ 2,312.66

On the other hand, the 3 African countries with the 3 lowest GDP Per Capita in 1983 were:

  1. Somalia: US$ 110.89
  2. Equatorial Guinea: US$ 144.2
  3. Uganda: US$ 164.26

Use the interactive visualization and table below to explore this data for each African country for the year 1983. 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 1983.

Data Source: World Bank.
GDP Per Capita for Africa for 1983 (US$)
See also the GDP Per Capita of Africa for other years:
Table of GDP Per Capita for Africa for 1983
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Country GDP Per Capita (US$)
Algeria 2,312.66
Angola 623.82
Benin 271.13
Botswana 1,176.82
Burkina Faso 218
Burundi 240.78
Cape Verde 461.24
Cameroon 726.51
Republic of Congo 1,080.82
Ivory Coast 747.76
Democratic Republic of the Congo 387.51
Central African Republic 273.5
Chad 172.26
Egypt 662.69
Equatorial Guinea 144.2
Eswatini 851.6
Ethiopia 224.63
Gabon 4,325.3
Gambia 304.84
Ghana 337.16
Guinea-Bissau 197.03
Kenya 324.4
Lesotho 266.19
Madagascar 493.09
Malawi 181.54
Mali 172
Mauritania 692.79
Mauritius 1,088.44
Morocco 750.02
Zambia 496.2
Zimbabwe 940.56
Uganda 164.26
Tunisia 1,203.66
Togo 252.97
Sudan 390.78
Somalia 110.89
South Africa 2,820.43
Sierra Leone 274.9
Senegal 586.14
Rwanda 260.01
Niger 276.18
Nigeria 1,222.63
Namibia 2,030.18
Comoros 570.15
Seychelles 2,280.45

GDP Per Capita of African Countries

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