The 20 countries with the lowest gross domestic product (GDP) per capita in 2017 (in U.S. dollars)

The 20 countries with the lowest gross domestic product (GDP) per capita in 2017 This statistic shows the 20 countries with the lowest gross domestic product (GDP) per capita worldwide in 2017. In 2017, South Sudan was ranked 1st with an estimated per-capita GDP of 221.91 U.S. dollars.
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GDP per capita in U.S. dollars
South Sudan 221.91
Malawi 326.61
Burundi 343.39
Central African Republic 399.79
Madagascar 412.17
Mozambique 417.93
Niger 420.75
Democratic Republic of the Congo 466.39
Liberia 474.98
The Gambia 488.47
Afghanistan 572.16
Sierra Leone 593.9
Togo 621.83
Burkina Faso 696.45
Uganda 700.53
Guinea 707.99
Rwanda 754.14
Haiti 761.19
Guinea-Bissau 761.35
Comoros 777.47
GDP per capita in U.S. dollars
South Sudan 221.91
Malawi 326.61
Burundi 343.39
Central African Republic 399.79
Madagascar 412.17
Mozambique 417.93
Niger 420.75
Democratic Republic of the Congo 466.39
Liberia 474.98
The Gambia 488.47
Afghanistan 572.16
Sierra Leone 593.9
Togo 621.83
Burkina Faso 696.45
Uganda 700.53
Guinea 707.99
Rwanda 754.14
Haiti 761.19
Guinea-Bissau 761.35
Comoros 777.47
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This statistic shows the 20 countries with the lowest gross domestic product (GDP) per capita worldwide in 2017. In 2017, South Sudan was ranked 1st with an estimated per-capita GDP of 221.91 U.S. dollars.
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Release date
April 2018
Region
Worldwide
Survey time period
2017
Supplementary notes
According to the source, all figures are estimates.

Figures have been rounded.

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