GDP Per Capita for Africa for 2005
Updated on February 12, 2022.

According to recent data from the World Bank, in 2005, the 3 African countries with the top 3 highest GDP (Gross Domestic Product) Per Capita were:

  1. Seychelles: US$ 11,092.51
  2. Equatorial Guinea: US$ 10,963.41
  3. Libya: US$ 8,163.01

On the other hand, the 3 African countries with the 3 lowest GDP Per Capita in 2005 were:

  1. Burundi: US$ 151.68
  2. Ethiopia: US$ 162.43
  3. Democratic Republic of the Congo: US$ 218.39

Use the interactive visualization and table below to explore this data for each African country for the year 2005. 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 2005.

Data Source: World Bank.
GDP Per Capita for Africa for 2005 (US$)
See also the GDP Per Capita of Africa for other years:
Table of GDP Per Capita for Africa for 2005
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Country GDP Per Capita (US$)
Algeria 3,113.1
Angola 1,902.42
Benin 822.79
Botswana 5,513.33
Burkina Faso 457.93
Burundi 151.68
Cape Verde 2,099.15
Cameroon 1,100.18
Republic of Congo 1,834.88
Ivory Coast 1,309.59
Democratic Republic of the Congo 218.39
Djibouti 904.74
Central African Republic 331.16
Chad 658.57
Egypt 1,186.39
Equatorial Guinea 10,963.41
Eritrea 388.6
Eswatini 3,083.84
Ethiopia 162.43
Gabon 6,891.36
Gambia 665.72
Ghana 492.54
Guinea 322.42
Guinea-Bissau 436.48
Kenya 511.62
Lesotho 842.81
Liberia 294.89
Libya 8,163.01
Madagascar 319.54
Malawi 289.56
Mali 489.02
Mauritania 970.84
Mauritius 5,282.91
Morocco 2,018.03
Mozambique 416.81
Zambia 702.74
Zimbabwe 476.56
Tanzania 492.63
Uganda 333.73
Tunisia 3,193.2
Togo 406.56
Sudan 689.21
South Africa 6,033.1
Sierra Leone 292.35
Senegal 992.69
Rwanda 331.69
Niger 321.72
Nigeria 1,268.38
Namibia 3,739.53
Comoros 1,069.03
Sao Tome and Principe 866.51
Seychelles 11,092.51

GDP Per Capita of African Countries

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