GDP Per Capita for Africa for 1989
Updated on February 12, 2022.

According to recent data from the World Bank, in 1989, the 3 African countries with the top 3 highest GDP (Gross Domestic Product) Per Capita were:

  1. Gabon: US$ 4,532.15
  2. Seychelles: US$ 4,407.2
  3. South Africa: US$ 2,756.21

On the other hand, the 3 African countries with the 3 lowest GDP Per Capita in 1989 were:

  1. Somalia: US$ 153.14
  2. Malawi: US$ 175.22
  3. Tanzania: US$ 186.22

Use the interactive visualization and table below to explore this data for each African country for the year 1989. 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 1989.

Data Source: World Bank.
GDP Per Capita for Africa for 1989 (US$)
See also the GDP Per Capita of Africa for other years:
Table of GDP Per Capita for Africa for 1989
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Country GDP Per Capita (US$)
Algeria 2,215.96
Angola 891.15
Benin 311.68
Botswana 2,477.98
Burkina Faso 304.85
Burundi 209.89
Cape Verde 807.56
Cameroon 963.83
Republic of Congo 1,042.05
Ivory Coast 848.29
Democratic Republic of the Congo 269.59
Djibouti 725.75
Central African Republic 449.4
Chad 248.3
Egypt 725.63
Equatorial Guinea 217.07
Eswatini 872.78
Ethiopia 248.02
Gabon 4,532.15
Gambia 310.3
Ghana 365.89
Guinea 394.33
Guinea-Bissau 223.47
Kenya 361.16
Lesotho 297.26
Madagascar 281.81
Malawi 175.22
Mali 262.97
Mauritania 731.95
Mauritius 2,075.54
Morocco 1,071.18
Zambia 511.32
Zimbabwe 816.08
Tanzania 186.22
Uganda 314.77
Tunisia 1,253.33
Togo 367.79
Sudan 611.95
Somalia 153.14
South Africa 2,756.21
Sierra Leone 219.3
Senegal 871.64
Rwanda 330.5
Niger 280.14
Nigeria 474.23
Namibia 1,829.07
Comoros 854.47
Seychelles 4,407.2

GDP Per Capita of African Countries

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