South Asia 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.
  • South Asia gdp per capita for 2019 was $1,957, a 3.03% increase from 2018.
  • South Asia gdp per capita for 2018 was $1,899, a 1.76% increase from 2017.
  • South Asia gdp per capita for 2017 was $1,866, a 13.08% increase from 2016.
  • South Asia gdp per capita for 2016 was $1,650, a 7.04% increase from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
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
South Asia GDP Per Capita - Historical Data
Year GDP Per Capita (US $) Annual Growth Rate (%)
2019 $1,957 3.03%
2018 $1,899 1.76%
2017 $1,866 13.08%
2016 $1,650 7.04%
2015 $1,542 3.17%
2014 $1,494 8.15%
2013 $1,382 1.28%
2012 $1,364 -0.21%
2011 $1,367 8.73%
2010 $1,257 20.68%
2009 $1,042 8.60%
2008 $959 0.02%
2007 $959 23.80%
2006 $775 12.02%
2005 $692 12.66%
2004 $614 13.97%
2003 $539 14.69%
2002 $470 3.04%
2001 $456 0.58%
2000 $453 3.40%
1999 $438 5.12%
1998 $417 -0.56%
1997 $419 2.84%
1996 $408 7.20%
1995 $380 8.71%
1994 $350 11.07%
1993 $315 -3.05%
1992 $325 3.92%
1991 $313 -12.97%
1990 $359 5.30%
1989 $341 -1.31%
1988 $346 5.07%
1987 $329 8.55%
1986 $303 3.51%
1985 $293 6.25%
1984 $276 -2.77%
1983 $283 3.39%
1982 $274 1.04%
1981 $271 3.52%
1980 $262 17.75%
1979 $223 9.38%
1978 $203 11.12%
1977 $183 13.10%
1976 $162 -4.66%
1975 $170 4.58%
1974 $162 18.39%
1973 $137 11.74%
1972 $123 -1.73%
1971 $125 3.98%
1970 $120 5.83%
1969 $114 7.47%
1968 $106 2.48%
1967 $103 7.58%
1966 $96 -17.76%
1965 $116 5.06%
1964 $111 12.02%
1963 $99 10.08%
1962 $90 4.49%
1961 $86 4.49%
1960 $82 4.49%