Malawi 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.
  • Malawi gdp per capita for 2021 was $643, a 1% increase from 2020.
  • Malawi gdp per capita for 2020 was $636, a 7.51% increase from 2019.
  • Malawi gdp per capita for 2019 was $592, a 8.68% increase from 2018.
  • Malawi gdp per capita for 2018 was $545, a 7.6% increase from 2017.
Data Source: World Bank

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Zimbabwe $1,737
Senegal $1,606
Comoros $1,495
Benin $1,428
Nepal $1,223
Guinea $1,174
Tanzania $1,136
Togo $992
Ethiopia $944
Burkina Faso $918
Mali $918
Tajikistan $897
Uganda $858
Gambia $836
Rwanda $834
Guinea-Bissau $813
Chad $696
Yemen $691
Liberia $673
Malawi $643
Niger $595
Democratic Republic of Congo $584
Sierra Leone $516
Madagascar $515
Central African Republic $511
Mozambique $500
Somalia $446
Burundi $237
Malawi GDP Per Capita - Historical Data
Year GDP Per Capita (US $) Annual Growth Rate (%)
2021 $643 1.00%
2020 $636 7.51%
2019 $592 8.68%
2018 $545 7.60%
2017 $506 60.28%
2016 $316 -17.03%
2015 $381 2.51%
2014 $371 6.56%
2013 $348 -11.02%
2012 $392 -26.80%
2011 $535 11.76%
2010 $479 9.23%
2009 $438 13.06%
2008 $388 16.66%
2007 $332 7.82%
2006 $308 6.43%
2005 $290 2.47%
2004 $283 5.67%
2003 $267 -10.40%
2002 $298 98.76%
2001 $150 -3.99%
2000 $156 -4.42%
1999 $164 -1.38%
1998 $166 -36.06%
1997 $259 14.00%
1996 $228 60.32%
1995 $142 17.06%
1994 $121 -43.13%
1993 $213 14.78%
1992 $186 -19.06%
1991 $230 14.77%
1990 $200 14.13%
1989 $175 9.67%
1988 $160 9.94%
1987 $145 -5.88%
1986 $154 -0.81%
1985 $156 -10.26%
1984 $173 -4.46%
1983 $182 1.01%
1982 $180 -6.88%
1981 $193 -2.52%
1980 $198 13.68%
1979 $174 8.23%
1978 $161 14.13%
1977 $141 16.66%
1976 $121 6.14%
1975 $114 8.67%
1974 $105 20.14%
1973 $87 6.52%
1972 $82 8.23%
1971 $76 22.50%
1970 $62 6.47%
1969 $58 5.63%
1968 $55 -11.45%
1967 $62 1.00%
1966 $61 10.65%
1965 $55 14.92%
1964 $48 -0.44%
1963 $49 1.69%
1962 $48 2.40%
1961 $47 4.62%
1960 $45 4.62%