Latin America & Caribbean GDP Per Capita 1960-2021

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 2019 was $8,870, a 2.45% decline from 2018.
  • Latin America & Caribbean gdp per capita for 2018 was $9,093, a 3.76% decline from 2017.
  • Latin America & Caribbean gdp per capita for 2017 was $9,448, a 10% increase from 2016.
  • Latin America & Caribbean gdp per capita for 2016 was $8,590, a 3.32% decline from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name GDP Per Capita (US $)
North America $63,344
OECD members $39,486
Euro Area $38,985
European Union $34,918
East Asia & Pacific $11,530
World $11,442
Latin America & Caribbean $8,870
South Asia $1,957
Sub-Saharan Africa $1,596
Latin America & Caribbean GDP Per Capita - Historical Data
Year GDP Per Capita (US $) Annual Growth Rate (%)
2019 $8,870 -2.45%
2018 $9,093 -3.76%
2017 $9,448 10.00%
2016 $8,590 -3.32%
2015 $8,885 -14.82%
2014 $10,431 0.90%
2013 $10,338 1.37%
2012 $10,198 -0.06%
2011 $10,205 12.43%
2010 $9,076 22.60%
2009 $7,403 -7.08%
2008 $7,967 14.86%
2007 $6,937 16.41%
2006 $5,959 15.78%
2005 $5,146 19.41%
2004 $4,310 13.78%
2003 $3,788 0.80%
2002 $3,758 -11.48%
2001 $4,245 -3.53%
2000 $4,400 8.85%
1999 $4,043 -11.13%
1998 $4,549 -0.66%
1997 $4,579 7.89%
1996 $4,244 6.46%
1995 $3,987 4.87%
1994 $3,801 12.36%
1993 $3,383 13.01%
1992 $2,994 -7.14%
1991 $3,224 20.78%
1990 $2,669 14.89%
1989 $2,324 7.11%
1988 $2,169 10.59%
1987 $1,962 3.50%
1986 $1,895 -1.29%
1985 $1,920 0.89%
1984 $1,903 -1.14%
1983 $1,925 -13.73%
1982 $2,231 -8.72%
1981 $2,445 12.81%
1980 $2,167 17.82%
1979 $1,839 16.59%
1978 $1,578 11.01%
1977 $1,421 7.45%
1976 $1,323 8.58%
1975 $1,218 2.32%
1974 $1,191 26.95%
1973 $938 27.91%
1972 $733 9.67%
1971 $669 9.05%
1970 $613 6.21%
1969 $577 9.22%
1968 $528 5.01%
1967 $503 0.02%
1966 $503 6.85%
1965 $471 3.81%
1964 $454 8.47%
1963 $418 -1.80%
1962 $426 11.30%
1961 $383 3.03%
1960 $371 3.03%