Which Country Creates the Highest GDP per Capita?

GDP Per Capita (Current USD) (USD), 2017 or latest
Economy | February 26, 2018
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Based on a comparison of 174 countries in 2022, Luxembourg ranked the highest in GDP per capita in USD terms with USD 115,622 followed by Macao and Switzerland. On the other end of the scale was South Sudan with USD 229, Burundi with USD 299 and Malawi with USD 346.

Average GDP per capita in USD terms reached USD 13,515 in 2022 in the World according to the National Statistical Office. This is 4.18 % more than in the previous year and 22.0 % more than 10 years ago.

Historically, average GDP per capita in USD terms reached an all time high of USD 13,515 in 2022 and an all time low of USD 450 in 1960. The average annual growth amounted to 5.64 % since 1929.

Data for more countries are available at GDP Per Capita (Current USD) indicator page.