Malawi GDP per Capita

1960 - 2021 | Yearly | USD | CEIC Data

Key information about Malawi GDP Per Capita

  • Malawi Gross Domestic Product (GDP) per Capita reached 628.700 USD in Dec 2021, compared with 615.800 USD in Dec 2020.
  • Malawi GDP Per Capita data is updated yearly, available from Dec 1960 to Dec 2021, with an average number of 174.703 USD.
  • The data reached an all-time high of 628.700 USD in Dec 2021 and a record low of 44.524 in Dec 1960.
  • CEIC extends history for annual GDP per Capita. The National Statistical Office of Malawi provides GDP per Capita in USD. GDP per Capita prior to 2002 is sourced from the World Bank.


Related information about Malawi GDP Per Capita data

  • In the latest reports, Malawi GDP expanded 4.000 % YoY in Dec 2018.
  • Malawi Nominal GDP reached 10.863 USD bn in Dec 2019.
  • Its GDP deflator (implicit price deflator) increased 6.230 % in Dec 2020.

View Malawi's GDP per Capita from 1960 to 2021 in the chart:

Malawi GDP per Capita

What was Malawi's GDP per Capita in 2021?

Malawi Gross Domestic Product (GDP) per Capita reached 628.700 USD in Dec 2021, compared with 615.800 USD in Dec 2020. See the table below for more data.

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
628.700 2021 615.800 2020 44.524 1960 628.700 2021 USD yearly 1960 - 2021

GDP per Capita by Country Comparison

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (USD) 6,491.654 2021 yearly 1984 - 2021
Algeria (USD) 3,278.100 2020 yearly 1963 - 2020
Argentina (USD) 10,627.624 2021 yearly 1962 - 2021
Armenia (USD) 4,269.299 2020 yearly 1994 - 2020
Australia (USD) 60,057.573 2021 yearly 1960 - 2021
Austria (USD) 53,186.829 2021 yearly 1957 - 2021
Azerbaijan (USD) 5,452.500 2021 yearly 1990 - 2021
Bahrain (USD) 25,831.691 2021 yearly 1981 - 2021
Bangladesh (USD) 2,723.000 2022 yearly 1960 - 2022
Belarus (USD) 6,698.112 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Belgium (USD) 51,683.847 2021 yearly 1957 - 2021
Bolivia (USD) 3,137.990 2020 yearly 1960 - 2020
Bosnia and Herzegovina (USD) 6,698.000 2021 yearly 2000 - 2021
Botswana (USD) 7,308.582 2021 yearly 1994 - 2021
Brazil (USD) 7,541.960 2021 yearly 1962 - 2021
Brunei (USD) 32,573.325 2021 yearly 1965 - 2021
Bulgaria (USD) 11,736.853 2021 yearly 1985 - 2021
Cambodia (USD) 1,647.565 2021 yearly 1993 - 2021
Canada (USD) 47,972.062 2021 yearly 1971 - 2021
Chile (USD) 16,054.431 2021 yearly 1960 - 2021
China (USD) 12,554.646 2021 yearly 1957 - 2021
Colombia (USD) 6,158.908 2021 yearly 1960 - 2021
Croatia (USD) 14,621.354 2020 yearly 1996 - 2020
Cyprus (USD) 30,786.578 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Czech Republic (USD) 26,857.690 2021 yearly 1990 - 2021
Denmark (USD) 67,826.709 2021 yearly 1966 - 2021
Ecuador (USD) 5,627.772 2020 yearly 1960 - 2020
Egypt (USD) 3,969.334 2021 yearly 1982 - 2021
Estonia (USD) 23,013.931 2020 yearly 1993 - 2020
European Union (USD) 34,286.666 2020 yearly 1999 - 2020
Finland (USD) 53,663.028 2021 yearly 1960 - 2021
France (USD) 43,359.790 2021 yearly 1957 - 2021
Georgia (USD) 5,015.343 2021 yearly 1993 - 2021
Germany (USD) 50,760.598 2021 yearly 1970 - 2021
Ghana (USD) 2,564.956 2021 yearly 1960 - 2021
Greece (USD) 20,276.444 2021 yearly 1960 - 2021
Hong Kong SAR, China (USD) 49,805.082 2021 yearly 1961 - 2021
Hungary (USD) 16,079.000 2020 yearly 1991 - 2020
Iceland (USD) 68,233.569 2021 yearly 1960 - 2021
India (USD) 2,321.104 2022 yearly 1958 - 2022
Indonesia (USD) 4,349.171 2021 yearly 2010 - 2021
Iran (USD) 11,162.240 2021 yearly 1960 - 2021
Ireland (USD) 85,376.592 2020 yearly 2000 - 2020
Israel (USD) 51,499.731 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Italy (USD) 31,343.639 2020 yearly 1957 - 2020
Ivory Coast (USD) 2,325.724 2020 yearly 1960 - 2020
Japan (USD) 39,375.649 2021 yearly 1957 - 2021
Jordan (USD) 4,097.596 2021 yearly 1957 - 2021
Kazakhstan (USD) 10,369.900 2021 yearly 1993 - 2021
Kenya (USD) 2,007.801 2019 yearly 2006 - 2019
South Korea (USD) 34,983.700 2021 yearly 1953 - 2021
Kosovo (USD) 4,291.824 2020 yearly 2000 - 2020
Kuwait (USD) 22,682.592 2020 yearly 1993 - 2020
Kyrgyzstan (USD) 1,266.194 2021 yearly 1994 - 2021
Laos (USD) 2,595.000 2021 yearly 1984 - 2021
Latvia (USD) 20,643.447 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Lebanon (USD) 9,300.837 2020 yearly 1997 - 2020
Lithuania (USD) 23,369.556 2021 yearly 1994 - 2021
Luxembourg (USD) 134,352.039 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Macau SAR, China (USD) 43,775.138 2021 yearly 1982 - 2021
North Macedonia (USD) 5,856.657 2020 yearly 1994 - 2020
Malawi (USD) 628.700 2021 yearly 1960 - 2021
Malaysia (USD) 10,360.182 2020 yearly 1957 - 2020
Malta (USD) 28,898.396 2020 yearly 2000 - 2020
Mauritius (USD) 9,045.160 2021 yearly 1976 - 2021
Mexico (USD) 10,089.558 2021 yearly 1993 - 2021
Moldova (USD) 4,375.755 2020 yearly 2010 - 2020
Mongolia (USD) 4,427.651 2021 yearly 1991 - 2021
Montenegro (USD) 7,678.072 2020 yearly 2000 - 2020
Morocco (USD) 3,934.243 2021 yearly 1960 - 2021
Mozambique (USD) 466.557 2020 yearly 1991 - 2020
Myanmar (USD) 1,269.833 2019 yearly 1985 - 2019
Nepal (USD) 1,371.971 2022 yearly 1960 - 2022
Netherlands (USD) 52,179.477 2020 yearly 1960 - 2020
New Zealand (USD) 48,440.757 2022 yearly 1961 - 2022
Nigeria (USD) 2,073.783 2020 yearly 1981 - 2020
Norway (USD) 67,307.277 2020 yearly 1915 - 2020
Oman (USD) 19,169.795 2021 yearly 1980 - 2021
Pakistan (USD) 1,551.180 2021 yearly 1960 - 2021
Palestinian Territory (USD) 3,654.600 2021 yearly 1994 - 2021
Panama (USD) 14,339.427 2016 yearly 1950 - 2016
Paraguay (USD) 5,350.899 2021 yearly 1950 - 2021
Peru (USD) 6,726.612 2021 yearly 1991 - 2021
Philippines (USD) 3,576.145 2021 yearly 1950 - 2021
Poland (USD) 17,830.493 2021 yearly 1965 - 2021
Portugal (USD) 24,279.173 2021 yearly 1960 - 2021
Qatar (USD) 64,705.059 2017 yearly 2000 - 2017
Romania (USD) 12,994.319 2020 yearly 1981 - 2020
Russia (USD) 12,194.769 2021 yearly 1992 - 2021
Saudi Arabia (USD) 23,310.800 2021 yearly 1963 - 2021
Serbia (USD) 7,742.200 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Singapore (USD) 72,766.000 2021 yearly 1960 - 2021
Slovakia (USD) 21,111.810 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Slovenia (USD) 29,187.000 2021 yearly 1980 - 2021
South Africa (USD) 6,981.594 2021 yearly 1957 - 2021
Spain (USD) 27,002.608 2020 yearly 1960 - 2020
Sri Lanka (USD) 3,815.000 2021 yearly 1959 - 2021
Sudan (USD) 2,825.832 2016 yearly 1970 - 2016
Sweden (USD) 52,838.491 2020 yearly 1957 - 2020
Switzerland (USD) 93,131.360 2021 yearly 1980 - 2021

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -0.8 May 2022 monthly Apr 2005 - May 2022
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -81.288 Sep 2021 monthly Oct 2005 - Sep 2021
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 1,408.847 2020 yearly 2009 - 2020
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 11.7 2020 yearly 2009 - 2020
National Government Debt (USD mn) 2,620.0 2014 yearly 2010 - 2014
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 66.0 2014 yearly 2010 - 2014
Forecast: Government Expenditure (MWK bn) 3,986.035 2027 yearly 2002 - 2027
Forecast: Government Net Debt (MWK bn) 13,547.615 2027 yearly 2002 - 2027
Forecast: Government Revenue (MWK bn) 3,066.053 2027 yearly 2002 - 2027
Central Government: Expenditure (MWK bn) 219.900 May 2022 monthly Oct 2005 - May 2022
Central Government: Revenue and Grants (MWK bn) 128.700 May 2022 monthly Oct 2005 - May 2022
Central Government: Revenue and Grants: Revenue (MWK bn) 119.400 May 2022 monthly Oct 2005 - May 2022
Central Government: Net Financing (MWK bn) 91.200 May 2022 monthly Oct 2005 - May 2022
Central Government: Deficit or Surplus (MWK bn) -91.200 May 2022 monthly Oct 2005 - May 2022
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 11.436 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Trade Balance (USD mn) -134.1 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1964 - Sep 2021
Total Exports (USD mn) 114.3 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - Sep 2021
Total Exports Growth (%) -18.0 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1995 - Mar 2022
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 21.780 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 123.520 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 21.553 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Total Imports (USD mn) 248.3 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - Sep 2021
Total Imports Growth (%) -8.0 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1995 - Mar 2022
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 103,368.764 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 42,572.387 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 4.623 Apr 2022 monthly Dec 1984 - Apr 2022
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 3.727 Apr 2022 monthly Jul 1987 - Apr 2022
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 0.993 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 2008 - Apr 2022
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 36.243 Apr 2022 monthly Feb 1999 - Apr 2022
Foreign Trade: Imports (MWK mn) 176,948.400 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1994 - Mar 2022
Foreign Trade: Re-Exports (MWK mn) 165.300 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1994 - Mar 2022
Foreign Trade Balance (MWK mn) -143,157.100 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1994 - Mar 2022
Foreign Trade: Exports (MWK mn) 33,791.300 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1994 - Mar 2022
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) 18.7 2020 yearly 2003 - 2020
Current Account Balance (USD mn) -1,412.4 2020 yearly 1977 - 2020
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) -12.0 2020 yearly 1977 - 2020
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 45.2 2020 yearly 1970 - 2020
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 0.4 2020 yearly 1970 - 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) 383.486 2020 yearly 2003 - 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) 3.3 2020 yearly 2003 - 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) -0.0 2020 yearly 2003 - 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) 383.531 2020 yearly 2003 - 2020
External Debt (MWK mn) 2,812,733.5 2021 yearly 1984 - 2021
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 39.4 2014 yearly 2006 - 2014
External Debt: Short Term (USD mn) 178.4 2020 yearly 1970 - 2020
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%) 0.6 2019 yearly 2002 - 2019
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) -1.237 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Net International Investment Position (USD mn) -4,996.062 2020 yearly 2002 - 2020
BoP: Current and Capital Account (MWK mn) -99,300.000 2012 yearly 2003 - 2012
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 4.5 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2003 - Dec 2021
Household Debt: % of GDP (%) 0.3 2011 yearly 2006 - 2011
Non-Performing Loans (USD mn) 57.860 Dec 2020 quarterly Jun 2015 - Dec 2020
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 998.046 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 1975 - Apr 2021
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 2,210.382 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1975 - Sep 2021
M2 Growth (%) 32.2 May 2022 monthly Jan 1976 - May 2022
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 3.8 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 2019 - Jul 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 413.8 Oct 2021 monthly Jun 1965 - Oct 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 7.753 2019 yearly 2002 - 2019
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 1.7 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - Mar 2021
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 22.783 Jul 2014 monthly Jan 1972 - Jul 2014
Total Deposits (USD mn) 84.411 Sep 2021 monthly Feb 2005 - Sep 2021
Total Deposits Growth (%) 19.7 May 2022 monthly Feb 2006 - May 2022
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 2,887.6 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1975 - Sep 2021
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 33.2 May 2022 monthly Jan 1976 - May 2022
Household Debt (USD mn) 17.7 Dec 2011 monthly Jan 2006 - Dec 2011
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 7.63 2020 yearly 2017 - 2020
Monetary Aggregates: M1 (MWK bn) 796.100 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 1975 - Apr 2021
Monetary Aggregates: Quasi Money (MWK bn) 848.900 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 1975 - Apr 2021
Monetary Aggregates: M2 (MWK bn) 2,246.400 May 2022 monthly Jan 1975 - May 2022

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