Latin America & Caribbean GDP Per Capita 1960-2020

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 2018 was $9,024, a 3.98% decline from 2017.
  • Latin America & Caribbean gdp per capita for 2017 was $9,398, a 9.76% increase from 2016.
  • Latin America & Caribbean gdp per capita for 2016 was $8,562, a 3.33% decline from 2015.
  • Latin America & Caribbean gdp per capita for 2015 was $8,857, a 14.88% decline from 2014.
Data Source: World Bank

MLA Citation:
Similar Country Ranking
Country Name GDP Per Capita (US $)
North America $60,968
OECD members $40,352
Euro Area $39,996
European Union $36,532
World $11,297
East Asia & Pacific $11,132
Latin America & Caribbean $9,024
South Asia $1,906
Sub-Saharan Africa $1,574
Latin America & Caribbean GDP Per Capita - Historical Data
Year GDP Per Capita (US $) Annual Growth Rate (%)
2018 $9,024 -3.98%
2017 $9,398 9.76%
2016 $8,562 -3.33%
2015 $8,857 -14.88%
2014 $10,405 0.86%
2013 $10,316 1.37%
2012 $10,178 -0.07%
2011 $10,185 12.44%
2010 $9,058 22.63%
2009 $7,387 -7.10%
2008 $7,952 14.87%
2007 $6,922 16.42%
2006 $5,946 15.81%
2005 $5,134 19.39%
2004 $4,300 13.78%
2003 $3,780 0.83%
2002 $3,749 -11.48%
2001 $4,235 -3.53%
2000 $4,390 8.71%
1999 $4,038 -11.12%
1998 $4,543 -0.65%
1997 $4,573 7.90%
1996 $4,239 6.46%
1995 $3,981 4.87%
1994 $3,796 12.34%
1993 $3,379 13.03%
1992 $2,990 -7.15%
1991 $3,220 20.82%
1990 $2,665 14.93%
1989 $2,319 7.12%
1988 $2,165 10.60%
1987 $1,957 3.50%
1986 $1,891 -1.28%
1985 $1,916 0.90%
1984 $1,899 -1.14%
1983 $1,921 -13.73%
1982 $2,226 -8.72%
1981 $2,439 12.81%
1980 $2,162 17.80%
1979 $1,835 16.59%
1978 $1,574 11.01%
1977 $1,418 7.44%
1976 $1,320 8.57%
1975 $1,216 2.31%
1974 $1,188 26.94%
1973 $936 27.90%
1972 $732 9.66%
1971 $667 9.04%
1970 $612 6.21%
1969 $576 9.21%
1968 $528 5.00%
1967 $503 0.02%
1966 $502 6.84%
1965 $470 3.81%
1964 $453 8.47%
1963 $418 -1.80%
1962 $425 11.30%
1961 $382 3.03%
1960 $371 3.03%