List of Arab League countries by GDP (nominal)

This is a list of Arab League countries by gross domestic product at nominal values. Gross domestic product is the value of all final goods and services produced within a nation in a given year.

The table below shows the nominal GDP and GDP per capita data for the 22 members of the Arab League. Most figures are from the International Monetary Fund based on statistics from 2017, and are shown in current US dollars. Figures from other sources are referenced and noted as such. The GDP figure for Syria is from 2014, and its GDP per capita figure is from 2016. Figures for Palestine and Somalia are from 2016.

Countries (or territories) outside the Arab League with roughly equivalent GDP and GDP per capita figures are shown alongside Arab League figures for comparison.

RankCountryGDP (millions of US$)[1]World equivalentGDP per capita (US$)[2]World equivalent
World79,865,48110,728 Romania
 Arab League2,522,460[n 1] France6,082[n 2] Ecuador
1 Saudi Arabia683,827  Switzerland21,120 Portugal
2 United Arab Emirates377,435 Nigeria37,226 Japan
3 Egypt237,073 Finland2,501 Laos
4 Iraq197,699 Greece5,088 Jamaica
5 Algeria178,287 Kazakhstan4,292 Paraguay
6 Qatar166,326 Kazakhstan60,804 United States
7 Kuwait120,351 Angola27,319 Malta
8 Morocco109,824 Ukraine3,151 Micronesia
9 Syria77,460[n 3] Guatemala1,203[3][n 4] Zimbabwe
10 Oman74,274 Dominican Republic17,973 Barbados
11 Sudan58,239 Costa Rica1,428 Lesotho
12 Lebanon51,457 Tanzania11,409 Costa Rica
13 Jordan40,487 Ivory Coast5,678 Fiji
14 Tunisia40,275 Ivory Coast3,496 Marshall Islands
15 Bahrain34,895 Cameroon24,029 Slovenia
16 Libya31,331 Latvia4,859 Belize
17 Yemen16,511 Botswana551 Afghanistan
18 Palestine12,766[4][n 4] Namibia2,796[3][n 4] Equatorial Guinea
19 Somalia6,217[5][n 4] Malawi434[6][n 4] Mozambique
20 Mauritania4,985 Fiji1,318 Myanmar
21 Djibouti2,082 Liberia1,989 Nigeria
22 Comoros659 Dominica788 Haiti

See also


  1. The sum of all GDP figures below.
  2. Calculated by dividing total GDP of Arab League by total population of member states based on 2017 projection published by the United Nations.
  3. Data for Syria's 2014 GDP is from the September 2011 WEO Database, the latest available from the IMF.
  4. 1 2 3 4 5 Data from 2016.


  1. "World Economic Outlook Database". International Monetary Fund. 17 April 2018.
  2. World Economic Outlook Database, April 2018, International Monetary Fund. Accessed on 17 April 2018.
  3. 1 2 National Accounts Main Aggregates Database, 2016, (Select all countries, "GDP, Per Capita GDP - US Dollars", and 2016 to generate table), United Nations Statistics Division. Accessed on 2 Jan 2018.
  4. "GDP and its breakdown at current prices in US Dollars". United Nations Statistics Division. December 2017.
  5. "GDP (current US$)". World Development Indicators. World Bank. Retrieved 1 July 2017.
  6. Data refer mostly to the year 2016. Selecting all countries, GDP per capita (current US$), World Bank. Accessed on 17 April 2018.
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