Lao PDR GDP Per Capita 1984-2021

GDP per capita is gross domestic product divided by midyear population. GDP is the sum of gross value added by all resident producers in the economy plus any product taxes and minus any subsidies not included in the value of the products. It is calculated without making deductions for depreciation of fabricated assets or for depletion and degradation of natural resources. Data are in current U.S. dollars.
  • Lao PDR gdp per capita for 2019 was $2,535, a 0.3% decline from 2018.
  • Lao PDR gdp per capita for 2018 was $2,542, a 4.89% increase from 2017.
  • Lao PDR gdp per capita for 2017 was $2,424, a 4.98% increase from 2016.
  • Lao PDR gdp per capita for 2016 was $2,309, a 8.16% increase from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Lao PDR GDP Per Capita - Historical Data
Year GDP Per Capita (US $) Annual Growth Rate (%)
2019 $2,535 -0.30%
2018 $2,542 4.89%
2017 $2,424 4.98%
2016 $2,309 8.16%
2015 $2,135 6.82%
2014 $1,998 9.46%
2013 $1,826 15.45%
2012 $1,581 14.73%
2011 $1,378 20.85%
2010 $1,141 20.23%
2009 $949 5.37%
2008 $900 26.74%
2007 $710 20.27%
2006 $591 24.18%
2005 $476 13.80%
2004 $418 15.19%
2003 $363 13.36%
2002 $320 -2.10%
2001 $327 0.54%
2000 $325 17.05%
1999 $278 11.64%
1998 $249 -28.06%
1997 $346 -8.59%
1996 $378 4.00%
1995 $364 11.64%
1994 $326 13.41%
1993 $287 14.68%
1992 $251 6.75%
1991 $235 15.50%
1990 $203 17.81%
1989 $173 15.81%
1988 $149 -46.49%
1987 $278 -40.55%
1986 $468 -27.03%
1985 $642 30.98%
1984 $490 30.98%