List of Top 20 Richest Countries in Africa

Africa is the Second Largest and populous continent, the region has many richest and Poorest countries, most of them are poorest compared to the world. The Continent has more than 1 billion people, mostly the people depending on Agriculture and small industries. Africa remains the Undeveloped and poorest continent, only few Countries have Good GDP, Equatorial Guinea is the Richest Country on GDP per Capital. South Africa has largest Economy in Africa with more than 500 billion Dollars of Gross Domestic Value. African Countries have more reserves of Cobalt, Platinum, Gold, Chromium, Tantalite, Manganese, Uranium and Diamond that makes its income fair, but that is not shared to all Peoples.
Richest African Countries
The Following List of 20 Richest Countries in the world analyzed on income per capita on total GDP of the countries.

RankCountriesGDP(PPP) Per CapitalTotal GDP of the CountryYear
1Equatorial Guinea$36,515$26,147,000,0002011
2Gabon$15,960$24,571,000,0002011
3Botswana$14,753$29,707,000,0002011
4Mauritius$14,523$19,270,000,0002011
5South Africa$11,035$555,000,000,0002011
6Libya$10,129$66,941,000,0002012
7Tunisia$9,415$100,970,000,0002011
8Algeria$8,715$236,660,000,0002011
9Namibia$6,826$15,743,000,0002011
10Egypt$6,324$518,976,000,0002011
11Swaziland$6,099$6,233,000,0002011
12Angola$5,930$115,130,000,0002011
13Morocco$4,986$162,617,000,0002011
14Congo, Republic of the$4,429$18,250,000,0002011
15Cape Verde$4,123$2,052,000,0002011
16Nigeria$2,532$413,402,000,0002011
17Cameroon$2,383$47,251,000,0002011
18Djibouti$2,290$2,231,000,0002011
19Sudan$2,141$89,080,000,0002011
20Ghana$1,884$74,937,000,0002011