Nigeria - GDP per capita

GDP per capita (current US$)

The latest value for GDP per capita (current US$) in Nigeria was $2,028.18 as of 2018. Over the past 58 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between $3,222.69 in 2014 and $92.96 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 $92.96
1961 $96.98
1962 $104.39
1963 $107.54
1964 $113.17
1965 $117.19
1966 $124.31
1967 $99.41
1968 $97.20
1969 $121.25
1970 $224.10
1971 $160.25
1972 $209.23
1973 $252.23
1974 $402.85
1975 $438.33
1976 $556.70
1977 $536.22
1978 $527.31
1979 $662.26
1980 $874.40
1981 $2,180.20
1982 $1,843.91
1983 $1,222.63
1984 $902.22
1985 $882.52
1986 $639.01
1987 $598.26
1988 $549.24
1989 $474.23
1990 $567.53
1991 $502.91
1992 $477.18
1993 $270.22
1994 $321.32
1995 $408.18
1996 $461.52
1997 $479.98
1998 $469.43
1999 $497.84
2000 $567.93
2001 $590.38
2002 $741.75
2003 $795.39
2004 $1,007.87
2005 $1,268.38
2006 $1,656.43
2007 $1,883.46
2008 $2,242.87
2009 $1,891.34
2010 $2,292.45
2011 $2,520.40
2012 $2,746.99
2013 $2,998.07
2014 $3,222.69
2015 $2,730.43
2016 $2,176.00
2017 $1,968.56
2018 $2,028.18

GDP per capita (current LCU)

The value for GDP per capita (current LCU) in Nigeria was 659,159.10 as of 2018. As the graph below shows, over the past 58 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 659,159.10 in 2018 and a minimum value of 66.40 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 66.40
1961 69.27
1962 74.56
1963 76.82
1964 80.84
1965 83.71
1966 88.79
1967 71.01
1968 69.43
1969 86.61
1970 160.08
1971 181.08
1972 188.09
1973 203.80
1974 317.85
1975 362.06
1976 438.68
1977 499.75
1978 520.46
1979 601.34
1980 684.66
1981 1,846.63
1982 1,925.04
1983 1,999.00
1984 2,036.30
1985 2,247.78
1986 2,310.03
1987 2,778.94
1988 3,491.50
1989 4,471.06
1990 5,195.16
1991 6,041.51
1992 9,045.67
1993 12,241.15
1994 16,798.64
1995 28,719.62
1996 36,921.57
1997 38,945.88
1998 41,309.89
1999 45,969.74
2000 57,757.02
2001 65,668.94
2002 89,438.58
2003 102,781.70
2004 133,934.40
2005 166,506.20
2006 213,101.90
2007 236,954.70
2008 265,883.50
2009 281,623.10
2010 344,549.90
2011 387,793.40
2012 432,649.60
2013 471,630.40
2014 510,966.40
2015 525,444.80
2016 551,598.50
2017 601,966.10
2018 659,159.10

GDP per capita (constant 2010 US$)

The latest value for GDP per capita (constant 2010 US$) in Nigeria was 2,396 as of 2018. Over the past 58 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between 2,564 in 2014 and 1,146 in 1968.

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.

See also:

Year Value
1960 1,368
1961 1,343
1962 1,369
1963 1,455
1964 1,495
1965 1,535
1966 1,439
1967 1,186
1968 1,146
1969 1,392
1970 1,700
1971 1,898
1972 1,916
1973 1,971
1974 2,135
1975 1,969
1976 2,086
1977 2,147
1978 1,963
1979 2,034
1980 2,060
1981 1,742
1982 1,582
1983 1,374
1984 1,324
1985 1,367
1986 1,333
1987 1,340
1988 1,401
1989 1,391
1990 1,515
1991 1,482
1992 1,512
1993 1,445
1994 1,384
1995 1,349
1996 1,371
1997 1,376
1998 1,377
1999 1,351
2000 1,384
2001 1,429
2002 1,607
2003 1,682
2004 1,791
2005 1,858
2006 1,920
2007 1,993
2008 2,072
2009 2,180
2010 2,292
2011 2,350
2012 2,385
2013 2,477
2014 2,564
2015 2,563
2016 2,456
2017 2,412
2018 2,396

GDP per capita (constant LCU)

The value for GDP per capita (constant LCU) in Nigeria was 360,161 as of 2018. As the graph below shows, over the past 58 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 385,349 in 2014 and a minimum value of 172,215 in 1968.

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 205,545
1961 201,803
1962 205,767
1963 218,753
1964 224,745
1965 230,734
1966 216,225
1967 178,270
1968 172,215
1969 209,153
1970 255,548
1971 285,233
1972 287,949
1973 296,164
1974 320,877
1975 295,959
1976 313,581
1977 322,667
1978 294,987
1979 305,707
1980 309,613
1981 261,776
1982 237,706
1983 206,440
1984 199,039
1985 205,475
1986 200,318
1987 201,371
1988 210,528
1989 209,035
1990 227,704
1991 222,775
1992 227,288
1993 217,158
1994 207,966
1995 202,704
1996 206,017
1997 206,856
1998 206,974
1999 203,050
2000 207,962
2001 214,805
2002 241,565
2003 252,816
2004 269,223
2005 279,243
2006 288,531
2007 299,559
2008 311,459
2009 327,648
2010 344,550
2011 353,251
2012 358,454
2013 372,268
2014 385,349
2015 385,236
2016 369,178
2017 362,574
2018 360,161

GDP per capita, PPP (current international $)

The latest value for GDP per capita, PPP (current international $) in Nigeria was 5,991 as of 2018. Over the past 28 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between 6,072 in 2015 and 2,181 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 2,181
1991 2,206
1992 2,302
1993 2,251
1994 2,202
1995 2,191
1996 2,268
1997 2,316
1998 2,344
1999 2,333
2000 2,443
2001 2,578
2002 2,945
2003 3,140
2004 3,433
2005 3,672
2006 3,909
2007 4,168
2008 4,417
2009 4,682
2010 4,981
2011 5,214
2012 5,392
2013 5,698
2014 6,010
2015 6,072
2016 5,883
2017 5,888
2018 5,991

GDP per capita, PPP (constant 2011 international $)

The latest value for GDP per capita, PPP (constant 2011 international $) in Nigeria was 5,316 as of 2018. Over the past 28 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between 5,688 in 2014 and 2,992 in 1995.

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 3,361
1991 3,288
1992 3,355
1993 3,205
1994 3,069
1995 2,992
1996 3,041
1997 3,053
1998 3,055
1999 2,997
2000 3,069
2001 3,170
2002 3,565
2003 3,731
2004 3,974
2005 4,122
2006 4,259
2007 4,421
2008 4,597
2009 4,836
2010 5,085
2011 5,214
2012 5,291
2013 5,495
2014 5,688
2015 5,686
2016 5,449
2017 5,351
2018 5,316

Classification

Topic: Economic Policy & Debt Indicators

Sub-Topic: National accounts