GNI Per Capita for Africa in 2008
Updated on February 12, 2022.

According to recent data from the World Bank, in 2008, the 3 African countries with the top 3 highest GNI (Gross National Income) Per Capita were:

  1. Equatorial Guinea: US$ 14,250
  2. Libya: US$ 12,200
  3. Seychelles: US$ 11,180

On the other hand, the 3 African countries with the 3 lowest GNI Per Capita in 2008 were:

  1. Burundi: US$ 190
  2. Ethiopia: US$ 280
  3. Democratic Republic of the Congo: US$ 290

Use the interactive visualization and table below to explore this data for each African country for the year 2008. You can also see links at the bottom of this page to see the historical GNI Per Capita information for each African country.

The World Bank defines GNI (Gross National Income) Per Capita as "the gross national income, converted to U.S. dollars using the World Bank Atlas method, divided by the midyear population" .

See also: GNI of Africa in 2008.

Data Source: World Bank.
GNI Per Capita for Africa in 2008 (US$)
See also the GNI Per Capita of Africa for other years:
Table of GNI Per Capita for Africa in 2008
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Country GNI Per Capita (US$)
Algeria 4,210
Angola 3,030
Benin 1,030
Botswana 5,740
Burkina Faso 570
Burundi 190
Cape Verde 3,300
Cameroon 1,310
Republic of Congo 2,140
Ivory Coast 1,090
Democratic Republic of the Congo 290
Central African Republic 420
Chad 700
Egypt 1,840
Equatorial Guinea 14,250
Eritrea 410
Eswatini 3,360
Ethiopia 280
Gabon 7,320
Gambia 810
Ghana 1,150
Guinea 620
Guinea-Bissau 510
Kenya 820
Lesotho 1,290
Liberia 390
Libya 12,200
Madagascar 450
Malawi 370
Mali 610
Mauritania 1,380
Mauritius 7,400
Morocco 2,700
Mozambique 500
Zambia 1,180
Zimbabwe 330
Tanzania 600
Uganda 430
Tunisia 3,860
Togo 470
Sudan 1,080
South Africa 6,660
Sierra Leone 420
Senegal 1,240
Rwanda 490
Niger 440
Nigeria 1,970
Namibia 4,320
Comoros 1,290
Sao Tome and Principe 1,020
Seychelles 11,180

GNI Per Capita of African Countries

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