Australia - GDP per capita

GDP per capita (current US$)

The latest value for GDP per capita (current US$) in Australia was $49,928 as of 2016. Over the past 56 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between $67,792 in 2013 and $1,809 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.

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Year Value
1960 $1,809
1961 $1,876
1962 $1,854
1963 $1,966
1964 $2,130
1965 $2,280
1966 $2,342
1967 $2,578
1968 $2,722
1969 $2,989
1970 $3,303
1971 $3,493
1972 $3,947
1973 $4,767
1974 $6,479
1975 $6,998
1976 $7,481
1977 $7,770
1978 $8,246
1979 $9,287
1980 $10,202
1981 $11,845
1982 $12,779
1983 $11,528
1984 $12,449
1985 $11,453
1986 $11,380
1987 $11,644
1988 $14,283
1989 $17,838
1990 $18,249
1991 $18,865
1992 $18,616
1993 $17,681
1994 $18,102
1995 $20,385
1996 $21,944
1997 $23,551
1998 $21,366
1999 $20,561
2000 $21,691
2001 $19,518
2002 $20,082
2003 $23,465
2004 $30,472
2005 $34,017
2006 $36,118
2007 $40,992
2008 $49,665
2009 $42,743
2010 $51,874
2011 $62,245
2012 $67,678
2013 $67,792
2014 $62,215
2015 $56,554
2016 $49,928

GDP per capita (current LCU)

The value for GDP per capita (current LCU) in Australia was 68,589 as of 2016. As the graph below shows, over the past 56 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 68,589 in 2016 and a minimum value of 1,616 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 1,616
1961 1,675
1962 1,655
1963 1,755
1964 1,902
1965 2,036
1966 2,091
1967 2,302
1968 2,430
1969 2,669
1970 2,949
1971 3,118
1972 3,378
1973 3,721
1974 4,396
1975 5,125
1976 5,934
1977 6,774
1978 7,311
1979 8,175
1980 9,156
1981 10,202
1982 11,581
1983 12,318
1984 13,746
1985 14,931
1986 16,268
1987 17,596
1988 19,631
1989 21,907
1990 23,715
1991 24,036
1992 24,207
1993 25,164
1994 26,167
1995 27,454
1996 28,922
1997 30,094
1998 31,500
1999 32,812
2000 34,538
2001 36,370
2002 38,380
2003 40,290
2004 42,838
2005 45,249
2006 48,240
2007 52,211
2008 55,475
2009 58,054
2010 58,893
2011 63,135
2012 65,634
2013 66,077
2014 67,770
2015 67,972
2016 68,589

GDP per capita (constant 2010 US$)

The latest value for GDP per capita (constant 2010 US$) in Australia was 55,671 as of 2016. Over the past 56 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between 55,671 in 2016 and 19,178 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 2010 U.S. dollars.

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

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Year Value
1960 19,307
1961 19,395
1962 19,178
1963 19,983
1964 20,961
1965 21,783
1966 21,795
1967 22,877
1968 23,621
1969 24,763
1970 26,020
1971 26,162
1972 26,691
1973 26,969
1974 27,372
1975 27,398
1976 27,827
1977 28,508
1978 28,431
1979 29,267
1980 29,795
1981 30,310
1982 30,798
1983 29,737
1984 30,763
1985 31,939
1986 32,708
1987 33,045
1988 34,386
1989 35,121
1990 35,827
1991 35,241
1992 34,968
1993 36,034
1994 37,099
1995 38,079
1996 39,066
1997 40,156
1998 41,505
1999 43,087
2000 44,224
2001 44,473
2002 45,627
2003 46,450
2004 47,818
2005 48,703
2006 49,419
2007 50,952
2008 51,788
2009 51,651
2010 51,874
2011 52,372
2012 53,348
2013 53,798
2014 54,394
2015 54,942
2016 55,671

GDP per capita (constant LCU)

The value for GDP per capita (constant LCU) in Australia was 68,874 as of 2016. As the graph below shows, over the past 56 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 68,874 in 2016 and a minimum value of 23,726 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 23,885
1961 23,994
1962 23,726
1963 24,722
1964 25,932
1965 26,950
1966 26,964
1967 28,303
1968 29,224
1969 30,636
1970 32,191
1971 32,367
1972 33,021
1973 33,365
1974 33,864
1975 33,895
1976 34,427
1977 35,269
1978 35,174
1979 36,208
1980 36,861
1981 37,498
1982 38,102
1983 36,789
1984 38,060
1985 39,513
1986 40,465
1987 40,882
1988 42,542
1989 43,451
1990 44,324
1991 43,598
1992 43,261
1993 44,580
1994 45,897
1995 47,110
1996 48,331
1997 49,680
1998 51,348
1999 53,306
2000 54,712
2001 55,021
2002 56,448
2003 57,466
2004 59,159
2005 60,253
2006 61,139
2007 63,037
2008 64,071
2009 63,901
2010 64,177
2011 64,793
2012 66,001
2013 66,558
2014 67,295
2015 67,972
2016 68,874

GDP per capita, PPP (current international $)

The latest value for GDP per capita, PPP (current international $) in Australia was 46,790 as of 2016. Over the past 26 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between 46,790 in 2016 and 17,374 in 1990.

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 based on the 2011 ICP round.

Source: World Bank, International Comparison Program database.

See also:

Year Value
1990 17,374
1991 17,830
1992 18,233
1993 19,184
1994 20,114
1995 21,005
1996 22,075
1997 23,021
1998 24,246
1999 25,299
2000 26,406
2001 27,431
2002 28,717
2003 29,724
2004 31,345
2005 32,592
2006 34,357
2007 36,596
2008 37,507
2009 40,282
2010 39,191
2011 41,782
2012 42,616
2013 45,669
2014 46,446
2015 46,476
2016 46,790

GDP per capita, PPP (constant 2011 international $)

The latest value for GDP per capita, PPP (constant 2011 international $) in Australia was 44,414 as of 2016. Over the past 26 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between 44,414 in 2016 and 27,897 in 1992.

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 2011 international dollars.

Source: World Bank, International Comparison Program database.

See also:

Year Value
1990 28,583
1991 28,115
1992 27,897
1993 28,747
1994 29,597
1995 30,379
1996 31,167
1997 32,037
1998 33,112
1999 34,375
2000 35,281
2001 35,481
2002 36,401
2003 37,057
2004 38,149
2005 38,855
2006 39,426
2007 40,650
2008 41,317
2009 41,207
2010 41,385
2011 41,782
2012 42,561
2013 42,920
2014 43,396
2015 43,832
2016 44,414

Classification

Topic: Economic Policy & Debt Indicators

Sub-Topic: National accounts