Latin America & Caribbean GDP Per Capita 1960-2022

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 2021 was $8,340, a 14.71% increase from 2020.
  • Latin America & Caribbean gdp per capita for 2020 was $7,271, a 16.42% decline from 2019.
  • Latin America & Caribbean gdp per capita for 2019 was $8,699, a 2.28% decline from 2018.
  • Latin America & Caribbean gdp per capita for 2018 was $8,902, a 3.11% decline from 2017.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name GDP Per Capita (US $)
North America $67,514
Euro Area $42,308
OECD members $42,099
European Union $38,234
East Asia & Pacific $13,037
World $12,263
Latin America & Caribbean $8,340
South Asia $2,177
Sub-Saharan Africa $1,645
Latin America & Caribbean GDP Per Capita - Historical Data
Year GDP Per Capita (US $) Annual Growth Rate (%)
2021 $8,340 14.71%
2020 $7,271 -16.42%
2019 $8,699 -2.28%
2018 $8,902 -3.11%
2017 $9,189 10.04%
2016 $8,350 -3.23%
2015 $8,629 -17.28%
2014 $10,432 0.90%
2013 $10,338 1.37%
2012 $10,198 -0.04%
2011 $10,202 12.56%
2010 $9,064 22.61%
2009 $7,392 -7.11%
2008 $7,958 14.90%
2007 $6,926 16.43%
2006 $5,948 15.64%
2005 $5,144 19.40%
2004 $4,308 13.74%
2003 $3,788 0.71%
2002 $3,761 -11.42%
2001 $4,246 -3.51%
2000 $4,401 8.83%
1999 $4,044 -11.11%
1998 $4,549 -0.67%
1997 $4,579 7.90%
1996 $4,244 6.48%
1995 $3,986 6.82%
1994 $3,731 15.41%
1993 $3,233 14.04%
1992 $2,835 7.26%
1991 $2,643 5.43%
1990 $2,507 17.09%
1989 $2,141 7.06%
1988 $2,000 9.57%
1987 $1,825 3.31%
1986 $1,767 -1.98%
1985 $1,802 -2.56%
1984 $1,850 -2.07%
1983 $1,889 -14.27%
1982 $2,203 -9.30%
1981 $2,429 11.77%
1980 $2,173 18.86%
1979 $1,828 16.04%
1978 $1,576 10.87%
1977 $1,421 7.36%
1976 $1,324 7.19%
1975 $1,235 2.48%
1974 $1,205 26.63%
1973 $952 29.89%
1972 $733 9.81%
1971 $667 8.86%
1970 $613 6.41%
1969 $576 8.97%
1968 $529 4.64%
1967 $505 -0.56%
1966 $508 7.25%
1965 $474 4.68%
1964 $452 7.91%
1963 $419 -0.79%
1962 $423 6.61%
1961 $396 3.13%
1960 $384 3.13%