List Of Top 100 Poorest Countries in The World 2020

This is a list of top 100 poorest countries in the world as of 2020 according to the latest research by the International Monetary Fund (IMF). The ranking is based on the GDP per capita of the 187 countries, which is a measure of the total output of a country in a year divided by the number of people in that country.

South Sudan is the poorest country in the world with a GDP per capita of US $228 while Luxembourg is the richest country in the world with a GDP per capita of US $105,803. The figures below are in the current US dollars.

 

 

Country

US$

1

​​ South Sudan

228

2

​​ Burundi

312

3

​​ Malawi

324

4

Central African Republic

387

5

​​ Mozambique

429

6

​​ Niger

440

7

​​ Madagascar

448

8

Democratic Republic of the Congo

478

9

​​ Gambia

480

10

​​ Sierra Leone

491

11

​​ Yemen

551

12

​​ Afghanistan

588

13

​​ Togo

611

14

​​ Burkina Faso

664

15

​​ Uganda

699

16

​​ Liberia

729

17

​​ Guinea

749

18

​​ Rwanda

772

19

​​ Haiti

784

20

​​ Comoros

788

21

​​ Guinea-Bissau

794

22

​​ Chad

810

23

​​ Mali

811

24

​​ Tajikistan

824

25

​​ Benin

830

26

 ​​​​ Nepal

834

27

​​ Ethiopia

873

28

​​ Eritrea

980

29

​​ Tanzania

1,034

30

​​ Senegal

1,038

31

​​ Kyrgyzstan

1,144

32

​​ Zimbabwe

1,176

33

​​ Myanmar

1,264

34

​​ Mauritania

1,318

35

​​ Cambodia

1,390

36

​​ Cameroon

1,401

37

​​ Lesotho

1,425

37

​​ Sudan

1,428

38

​​ Zambia

1,480

39

​​ Uzbekistan

1,491

40

​​ Pakistan

1,541

41

​​ Bangladesh

1,602

42

​​ Côte d’Ivoire

1,617

43

​​ Ghana

1,663

44

​​ Kenya

1,702

45

​​ Kiribati

1,721

46

​​ São Tomé and Príncipe

1,785

47

​​ Republic of the Congo

1,958

48

​​ India

1,983

49

​​ Djibouti

1,989

50

​​ Nigeria

1,994

51

​​ Solomon Islands

2,081

52

​​ East Timor

2,104

53

​​ Nicaragua

2,207

54

​​ Moldova

2,280

55

​​ Vietnam

2,354

56

​​ Egypt

2,501

57

​​ Laos

2,542

58

​​ Ukraine

2,583

59

​​ Honduras

2,766

60

​​ Papua New Guinea

2,861

61

​​ Bhutan

2,903

62

​​ Philippines

2,976

63

​​ Vanuatu

3,094

64

​​ Morocco

3,151

65

​​ Micronesia

3,200

66

​​ Cape Verde

3,238

67

​​ Bolivia

3,353

68

​​ Tunisia

3,496

69

​​ Marshall Islands

3,625

70

​​ Tuvalu

3,638

71

​​ Mongolia

3,640

72

​​ Armenia

3,861

73

​​ Indonesia

3,876

74

​​ Kosovo

3,880

75

​​ Swaziland

3,915

76

​​ Sri Lanka

4,085

77

​​ Georgia

4,099

78

​​ Azerbaijan

4,141

79

​​ Tonga

4,177

80

​​ Samoa

4,253

81

​​ Paraguay

4,260

82

​​ Algeria

4,292

83

​​ El Salvador

4,400

84

​​ Angola

4,408

85

​​ Guatemala

4,472

86

​​ Albania

4,583

87

​​ Guyana

4,710

88

​​ Belize

4,806

89

​​ Libya

4,859

90

​​ Jamaica

5,048

91

​​ Iraq

5,088

92

Bosnia and Herzegovina

5,149

93

​​ Iran

5,305

94

​​ Namibia

5,413

95

​​ Macedonia

5,474

96

​​ Jordan

5,678

97

​​ Fiji

5,740

98

​​ Suriname

5,746

99

​​ Belarus

5,760

100

​​ Serbia

5,899