GDP Per Capita for Africa for 1990
Updated on February 12, 2022.

According to recent data from the World Bank, in 1990, the 3 African countries with the top 3 highest GDP (Gross Domestic Product) Per Capita were:

  1. Libya: US$ 6,514.32
  2. Gabon: US$ 6,268.92
  3. Seychelles: US$ 5,302.84

On the other hand, the 3 African countries with the 3 lowest GDP Per Capita in 1990 were:

  1. Somalia: US$ 126.93
  2. Sierra Leone: US$ 150.39
  3. Tanzania: US$ 173.79

Use the interactive visualization and table below to explore this data for each African country for the year 1990. 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 1990.

Data Source: World Bank.
GDP Per Capita for Africa for 1990 (US$)
See also the GDP Per Capita of Africa for other years:
Table of GDP Per Capita for Africa for 1990
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Country GDP Per Capita (US$)
Algeria 2,408.82
Angola 948.34
Benin 393.69
Botswana 2,945.83
Burkina Faso 351.98
Burundi 208.15
Cape Verde 908.09
Cameroon 1,045.36
Republic of Congo 1,187.55
Ivory Coast 905.32
Democratic Republic of the Congo 270.13
Djibouti 766.15
Central African Republic 513.3
Chad 291.55
Egypt 765.64
Equatorial Guinea 267.47
Eswatini 1,355.39
Ethiopia 254.24
Gabon 6,268.92
Gambia 331.82
Ghana 398.64
Guinea 419.81
Guinea-Bissau 250.15
Kenya 361.33
Lesotho 350.06
Libya 6,514.32
Madagascar 338.95
Malawi 199.99
Mali 317.4
Mauritania 740.74
Mauritius 2,506.18
Morocco 1,206.01
Zambia 408.77
Zimbabwe 841.97
Tanzania 173.79
Uganda 248.03
Tunisia 1,491.12
Togo 431.45
Sudan 483.95
Somalia 126.93
South Africa 3,139.97
Sierra Leone 150.39
Senegal 982.02
Rwanda 349.87
Niger 437.59
Nigeria 567.53
Namibia 1,947.06
Comoros 1,043.79
Seychelles 5,302.84

GDP Per Capita of African Countries

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