10 Poorest Countries In Africa 2018
 
 1. Central Africa Republic - $656 GDP per capita 

 2. Democratic Republic of Congo - $784 GDP per capita  

3. Burundi - $818 GDP per capita 

 4. Liberia - $883 GDP per capita

  5. Malawi - $939 GDP per capita 

 6. Niger - $1,114 GDP per capita

  7. Mozambique - $1,228 GDP per capita

  8. Guinea - $1,271 GDP per capita 

 9. Eritrea - $1,321 GDP per capita  

10. Madagascar - $1, 504 GDP per capita  

Other notable poor countries that did not make it on our list are 

 Comoros $1, 529, Togo $1,260, Guinea-Bissau $1,568, Sierra Leone $1,651  and The Gambia $1,664.  

Sources: International Monetary Fund 

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