GDP per capita in USD terms reached 2,512 USD in 2018 in Laos, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 2.21 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, GDP per capita in USD terms in Laos reached an all time high of 2,512 USD in 2018 and an all time low of 149 USD in 1988. When compared to Laos's main peers, GDP per capita in USD terms in Cambodia amounted to 1,501 USD, 9,635 USD in China, 7,359 USD in Thailand and 2,578 USD in Vietnam in 2018.
Laos has been ranked 122nd within the group of 173 countries we follow in terms of GDP per capita in USD terms, 26 places above the position seen 10 years ago.
GDP per capita is the gross domestic product divided by the population.