Latin America & Caribbean GDP Per Capita 1982-2021

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.
  • Latin America & Caribbean gdp per capita for 2020 was $7,417, a 17.14% decline from 2019.
  • Latin America & Caribbean gdp per capita for 2019 was $8,952, a 2.26% decline from 2018.
  • Latin America & Caribbean gdp per capita for 2018 was $9,158, a 3.2% decline from 2017.
  • Latin America & Caribbean gdp per capita for 2017 was $9,461, a 10% increase from 2016.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name GDP Per Capita (US $)
North America $61,453
OECD members $37,976
Euro Area $37,712
European Union $33,928
World $10,926
Latin America & Caribbean $7,417
South Asia $1,805
Sub-Saharan Africa $1,484
Latin America & Caribbean GDP Per Capita - Historical Data
Year GDP Per Capita (US $) Annual Growth Rate (%)
2020 $7,417 -17.14%
2019 $8,952 -2.26%
2018 $9,158 -3.20%
2017 $9,461 10.00%
2016 $8,601 -3.23%
2015 $8,888 -14.81%
2014 $10,433 0.90%
2013 $10,340 1.39%
2012 $10,198 -0.06%
2011 $10,204 12.43%
2010 $9,076 22.61%
2009 $7,403 -7.08%
2008 $7,967 14.86%
2007 $6,936 16.41%
2006 $5,958 15.78%
2005 $5,146 19.41%
2004 $4,309 13.78%
2003 $3,787 0.80%
2002 $3,757 -11.49%
2001 $4,245 -3.54%
2000 $4,401 8.85%
1999 $4,043 -11.12%
1998 $4,549 -0.65%
1997 $4,579 7.89%
1996 $4,244 6.45%
1995 $3,987 4.87%
1994 $3,801 12.35%
1993 $3,383 12.99%
1992 $2,994 -7.13%
1991 $3,224 20.80%
1990 $2,669 14.89%
1989 $2,323 7.12%
1988 $2,169 10.67%
1987 $1,960 3.65%
1986 $1,891 -0.96%
1985 $1,909 1.47%
1984 $1,881 -3.56%
1983 $1,951 -0.97%
1982 $1,970 -0.97%