GDP Per Capita for Africa for 1991
Updated on February 12, 2022.

According to recent data from the World Bank, in 1991, the 3 African countries with the top 3 highest GDP (Gross Domestic Product) Per Capita were:

  1. Libya: US$ 7,040.78
  2. Gabon: US$ 5,537
  3. Seychelles: US$ 5,314.66

On the other hand, the 3 African countries with the 3 lowest GDP Per Capita in 1991 were:

  1. Sierra Leone: US$ 179.36
  2. Uganda: US$ 185.02
  3. Tanzania: US$ 195.66

Use the interactive visualization and table below to explore this data for each African country for the year 1991. 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 1991.

Data Source: World Bank.
GDP Per Capita for Africa for 1991 (US$)
See also the GDP Per Capita of Africa for other years:
Table of GDP Per Capita for Africa for 1991
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Country GDP Per Capita (US$)
Algeria 1,731.62
Benin 385.75
Botswana 2,972.73
Burkina Faso 346.41
Burundi 209.78
Cape Verde 923.74
Cameroon 975.47
Republic of Congo 1,124.9
Ivory Coast 848.75
Democratic Republic of the Congo 268.29
Djibouti 762.01
Central African Republic 478.5
Chad 304.87
Egypt 651.08
Equatorial Guinea 256.23
Eswatini 1,367.78
Ethiopia 271.39
Gabon 5,537
Gambia 695.41
Ghana 433.77
Guinea 461.38
Guinea-Bissau 257.79
Kenya 332.42
Lesotho 404.2
Libya 7,040.78
Madagascar 272.52
Malawi 229.53
Mali 315.45
Mauritania 1,021.92
Mauritius 2,669.33
Morocco 1,266.85
Mozambique 272.61
Zambia 409.73
Zimbabwe 809.05
Tanzania 195.66
Uganda 185.02
Tunisia 1,551.38
Togo 414.78
Sudan 432.48
South Africa 3,285.97
Sierra Leone 179.36
Senegal 935.49
Rwanda 269.85
Niger 396.42
Nigeria 502.91
Namibia 2,029.86
Comoros 1,000.56
Seychelles 5,314.66

GDP Per Capita of African Countries

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