Latin America & Caribbean: GDP per capita 2018, by country

Gross domestic product (GDP) per capita in Latin America and the Caribbean in 2018, by country (in U.S. dollars)

by Marina Pasquali, last edited Jul 26, 2019
Latin America & Caribbean: GDP per capita 2018, by country The Bahamas and Puerto Rico were the countries with the highest gross domestic product (GDP) per capita in Latin America and the Caribbean as of 2018. The average GDP generated per person in the Bahamas amounted to almost 31,900 U.S. dollars in 2017 (latest year with available data), whereas the average wealth created per capita in Puerto Rico was estimated at around 31,700 U.S. dollars in 2018. In that same year, this region's lowest GDP per capita was that of Haiti, at nearly 870 U.S. dollars.
GDP is the total value of all goods and services produced in a country in a year. It is an important indicator to measure the economic strength of a country and the average wealth of its population.
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Gross domestic product (GDP) per capita in Latin America and the Caribbean in 2018, by country (in U.S. dollars)

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