Australia - GDP per capita

GDP per capita (current US$)

The latest value for GDP per capita (current US$) in Australia was $61,789 as of 2011. Over the past 51 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between $61,789 in 2011 and $1,808 in 1960.

Definition: 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.

Source: World Bank national accounts data, and OECD National Accounts data files.

See also:

Year Value
1960 $1,808
1961 $1,874
1962 $1,850
1963 $1,963
1964 $2,127
1965 $2,277
1966 $2,339
1967 $2,574
1968 $2,719
1969 $2,986
1970 $3,300
1971 $3,490
1972 $3,943
1973 $4,764
1974 $6,475
1975 $6,992
1976 $7,478
1977 $7,764
1978 $8,240
1979 $9,282
1980 $10,199
1981 $11,850
1982 $12,777
1983 $11,524
1984 $12,454
1985 $11,462
1986 $11,361
1987 $11,618
1988 $14,285
1989 $17,827
1990 $18,251
1991 $18,873
1992 $18,611
1993 $17,678
1994 $18,114
1995 $20,396
1996 $21,949
1997 $23,540
1998 $21,364
1999 $20,579
2000 $21,708
2001 $19,541
2002 $20,101
2003 $23,446
2004 $30,376
2005 $33,945
2006 $35,986
2007 $40,461
2008 $49,233
2009 $42,333
2010 $51,629
2011 $61,789

GDP per capita (current LCU)

The value for GDP per capita (current LCU) in Australia was 62,671 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 51 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 62,671 in 2011 and a minimum value of 1,615 in 1960.

Definition: 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 local currency.

Source: World Bank national accounts data, and OECD National Accounts data files.

Year Value
1960 1,615
1961 1,674
1962 1,652
1963 1,753
1964 1,900
1965 2,033
1966 2,088
1967 2,299
1968 2,428
1969 2,666
1970 2,947
1971 3,116
1972 3,375
1973 3,718
1974 4,393
1975 5,121
1976 5,932
1977 6,769
1978 7,306
1979 8,171
1980 9,153
1981 10,206
1982 11,580
1983 12,313
1984 13,752
1985 14,943
1986 16,242
1987 17,557
1988 19,634
1989 21,894
1990 23,717
1991 24,046
1992 24,200
1993 25,160
1994 26,183
1995 27,469
1996 28,928
1997 30,079
1998 31,497
1999 32,840
2000 34,566
2001 36,413
2002 38,417
2003 40,256
2004 42,702
2005 45,154
2006 48,063
2007 51,535
2008 54,991
2009 57,497
2010 58,616
2011 62,671

GDP per capita (constant 2000 US$)

The latest value for GDP per capita (constant 2000 US$) in Australia was 25,643 as of 2011. Over the past 51 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between 25,643 in 2011 and 9,351 in 1962.

Definition: 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 constant U.S. dollars.

Source: World Bank national accounts data, and OECD National Accounts data files.

See also:

Year Value
1960 9,408
1961 9,452
1962 9,351
1963 9,749
1964 10,231
1965 10,633
1966 10,636
1967 11,166
1968 11,533
1969 12,092
1970 12,709
1971 12,778
1972 13,034
1973 13,177
1974 13,376
1975 13,376
1976 13,590
1977 13,918
1978 13,879
1979 14,297
1980 14,556
1981 14,814
1982 15,041
1983 14,510
1984 15,028
1985 15,574
1986 16,024
1987 16,195
1988 16,833
1989 17,200
1990 17,553
1991 17,270
1992 17,138
1993 17,669
1994 18,191
1995 18,690
1996 19,183
1997 19,710
1998 20,388
1999 21,155
2000 21,708
2001 21,824
2002 22,403
2003 22,826
2004 23,498
2005 23,929
2006 24,295
2007 24,832
2008 25,325
2009 25,206
2010 25,459
2011 25,643

GDP per capita (constant LCU)

The value for GDP per capita (constant LCU) in Australia was 59,041 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 51 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 59,041 in 2011 and a minimum value of 21,530 in 1962.

Definition: GDP per capita is gross domestic product divided by midyear population. GDP at purchaser's prices 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 constant local currency.

Source: World Bank national accounts data, and OECD National Accounts data files.

Year Value
1960 21,660
1961 21,761
1962 21,530
1963 22,446
1964 23,556
1965 24,482
1966 24,488
1967 25,708
1968 26,554
1969 27,840
1970 29,261
1971 29,420
1972 30,010
1973 30,338
1974 30,797
1975 30,796
1976 31,290
1977 32,045
1978 31,956
1979 32,918
1980 33,514
1981 34,108
1982 34,630
1983 33,408
1984 34,600
1985 35,859
1986 36,894
1987 37,289
1988 38,756
1989 39,601
1990 40,415
1991 39,763
1992 39,458
1993 40,682
1994 41,884
1995 43,033
1996 44,167
1997 45,380
1998 46,941
1999 48,707
2000 49,981
2001 50,248
2002 51,581
2003 52,554
2004 54,103
2005 55,095
2006 55,937
2007 57,174
2008 58,309
2009 58,035
2010 58,616
2011 59,041

GDP per capita, PPP (current international $)

The latest value for GDP per capita, PPP (current international $) in Australia was 41,974 as of 2011. Over the past 31 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between 41,974 in 2011 and 9,186 in 1980.

Definition: GDP per capita based on purchasing power parity (PPP). PPP GDP is gross domestic product converted to international dollars using purchasing power parity rates. An international dollar has the same purchasing power over GDP as the U.S. dollar has in the United States. GDP at purchaser's prices 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 international dollars.

Source: World Bank, International Comparison Program database.

See also:

Year Value
1980 9,186
1981 10,178
1982 10,942
1983 11,140
1984 12,160
1985 12,929
1986 13,546
1987 14,052
1988 14,961
1989 16,087
1990 17,262
1991 17,776
1992 18,184
1993 19,052
1994 19,994
1995 20,906
1996 21,975
1997 22,924
1998 24,233
1999 25,321
2000 26,272
2001 27,375
2002 28,745
2003 29,792
2004 31,324
2005 32,523
2006 34,140
2007 36,206
2008 37,179
2009 40,016
2010 39,125
2011 41,974

GDP per capita, PPP (constant 2005 international $)

The latest value for GDP per capita, PPP (constant 2005 international $) in Australia was 34,853 as of 2011. Over the past 31 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between 34,853 in 2011 and 19,721 in 1983.

Definition: GDP per capita based on purchasing power parity (PPP). PPP GDP is gross domestic product converted to international dollars using purchasing power parity rates. An international dollar has the same purchasing power over GDP as the U.S. dollar has in the United States. GDP at purchaser's prices 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 constant 2005 international dollars.

Source: World Bank, International Comparison Program database.

See also:

Year Value
1980 19,784
1981 20,134
1982 20,443
1983 19,721
1984 20,425
1985 21,168
1986 21,779
1987 22,012
1988 22,878
1989 23,377
1990 23,858
1991 23,473
1992 23,292
1993 24,015
1994 24,724
1995 25,403
1996 26,073
1997 26,788
1998 27,710
1999 28,752
2000 29,504
2001 29,662
2002 30,449
2003 31,023
2004 31,937
2005 32,523
2006 33,020
2007 33,751
2008 34,420
2009 34,259
2010 34,602
2011 34,853

Classification

Topic: Economic Policy & Debt Indicators

Sub-Topic: National accounts