List of 20 Poorest Countries in Africa

List of 20 Poorest Countries in Africa

Africa is the undeveloped and Poorest continent in the world, most of the countries here not developed and they depend on old sources of income such as Agriculture and mining without modern technology. Terrorism, Smuggling, and Corruption are the major black mark to the countries which the countries still remain undeveloped. Africa holds 54 countries with many different languages and 36% of the people living less than US$1 per day. Congo is the Poorest Country in the world with the annual income per Capita is US $300. In the recent survey, Africa became the fastest growing economies in the world (some part of the continent), but some of the countries still not centering on the development. Burundi was the poorest country in the world, but its income rose from $300 to $400 in the year 2011 estimated.

RankName of the CountriesGDP(PPP) Per CapitalYear
1Congo, Democratic Republic of the$3002011
2Burundi$4002011
3Liberia$4002011
4Zimbabwe$5002011
5Somalia$6002010
6Eritrea$7002011
7Sierra Leone$8002011
8Central African Republic$8002011
9Niger$8002011
10Malawi$9002011
11Madagascar$9002011
12Togo$9002011
13Ethiopia$1,1002011
14Guinea$1,1002011
15Mozambique$1,1002011
16Guinea-Bissau$1,1002011
17Comoros$1,2002011
18Rwanda$1,3002011
19Mali$1,3002011
20Burkina Faso$1,5002011

Note: The List above of Poorest Countries in Africa is the report of CIA World fact Book and estimated GDP per capita on 2010 to 2011.

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