Nigeria 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.
  • Nigeria gdp per capita for 2019 was $2,230, a 9.7% increase from 2018.
  • Nigeria gdp per capita for 2018 was $2,033, a 3.26% increase from 2017.
  • Nigeria gdp per capita for 2017 was $1,969, a 9.53% decline from 2016.
  • Nigeria gdp per capita for 2016 was $2,176, a 20.31% decline from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name GDP Per Capita (US $)
Georgia $4,769
Moldova $4,499
Kosovo $4,418
Mongolia $4,295
El Salvador $4,187
Indonesia $4,136
Sri Lanka $3,853
Eswatini $3,837
Ukraine $3,659
Cabo Verde $3,604
Bolivia $3,552
Philippines $3,485
Djibouti $3,409
Tunisia $3,318
Morocco $3,204
Vanuatu $3,058
Egypt $3,020
Angola $2,974
Papua New Guinea $2,845
Vietnam $2,715
Honduras $2,575
Lao PDR $2,535
Nigeria $2,230
Ghana $2,202
Solomon Islands $2,128
India $2,104
Congo, Rep. $2,011
Sao Tome and Principe $1,995
Nicaragua $1,913
Bangladesh $1,856
Kenya $1,817
Uzbekistan $1,725
Mauritania $1,678
Kiribati $1,655
Cambodia $1,643
Cameroon $1,498
Myanmar $1,408
Kyrgyz Republic $1,309
Timor-Leste $1,294
Zambia $1,291
Pakistan $1,285
Lesotho $1,158
Sudan $442
Nigeria GDP Per Capita - Historical Data
Year GDP Per Capita (US $) Annual Growth Rate (%)
2019 $2,230 9.70%
2018 $2,033 3.26%
2017 $1,969 -9.53%
2016 $2,176 -20.31%
2015 $2,730 -15.27%
2014 $3,223 7.49%
2013 $2,998 9.14%
2012 $2,747 8.99%
2011 $2,520 9.94%
2010 $2,292 21.21%
2009 $1,891 -15.67%
2008 $2,243 19.08%
2007 $1,883 13.71%
2006 $1,656 30.59%
2005 $1,268 25.85%
2004 $1,008 26.72%
2003 $795 7.23%
2002 $742 25.64%
2001 $590 3.95%
2000 $568 14.08%
1999 $498 6.05%
1998 $469 -2.20%
1997 $480 4.00%
1996 $462 13.07%
1995 $408 27.03%
1994 $321 18.91%
1993 $270 -43.37%
1992 $477 -5.12%
1991 $503 -11.39%
1990 $568 19.67%
1989 $474 -13.66%
1988 $549 -8.19%
1987 $598 -6.38%
1986 $639 -27.59%
1985 $883 -2.18%
1984 $902 -26.21%
1983 $1,223 -33.69%
1982 $1,844 -15.42%
1981 $2,180 149.34%
1980 $874 32.03%
1979 $662 25.59%
1978 $527 -1.66%
1977 $536 -3.68%
1976 $557 27.00%
1975 $438 8.81%
1974 $403 59.71%
1973 $252 20.56%
1972 $209 30.56%
1971 $160 -28.49%
1970 $224 84.84%
1969 $121 24.74%
1968 $97 -2.22%
1967 $99 -20.03%
1966 $124 6.07%
1965 $117 3.55%
1964 $113 5.23%
1963 $108 3.02%
1962 $104 7.64%
1961 $97 4.32%
1960 $93 4.32%