Lao PDR GDP Per Capita 1984-2020

NOTE: All 2020 and later data are UN projections and DO NOT include any impacts of the COVID-19 virus.
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 2018 was $2,568, a 5.93% 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.
  • Lao PDR gdp per capita for 2015 was $2,135, a 6.82% increase from 2014.
Data Source: World Bank

MLA Citation:
Similar Country Ranking
Country Name GDP Per Capita (US $)
Georgia $4,345
Kosovo $4,281
Eswatini $4,140
Mongolia $4,104
Sri Lanka $4,102
El Salvador $4,058
Indonesia $3,894
Cabo Verde $3,654
Bolivia $3,549
Tunisia $3,447
Angola $3,432
Bhutan $3,360
Morocco $3,238
West Bank and Gaza $3,199
Moldova $3,189
Philippines $3,103
Ukraine $3,095
Micronesia $3,058
Vanuatu $3,033
Papua New Guinea $2,723
Lao PDR $2,568
Vietnam $2,564
Egypt $2,549
Honduras $2,483
Ghana $2,202
Solomon Islands $2,163
Congo, Rep. $2,148
Djibouti $2,050
Timor-Leste $2,036
Nicaragua $2,029
Nigeria $2,028
India $2,016
Sao Tome and Principe $2,001
Kenya $1,711
Bangladesh $1,698
Kiribati $1,625
Zambia $1,540
Uzbekistan $1,532
Cameroon $1,527
Cambodia $1,512
Pakistan $1,473
Myanmar $1,326
Lesotho $1,324
Kyrgyz Republic $1,281
Mauritania $1,219
Sudan $977
Lao PDR GDP Per Capita - Historical Data
Year GDP Per Capita (US $) Annual Growth Rate (%)
2018 $2,568 5.93%
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%