Gross Domestic Product of Lesotho grew 5.6% in 2017 compared to last year. This rate is 25 -tenths of one percent higher than the figure of 3.1% published in 2016.
The GDP figure in 2017 was €2,301$2,600 million, Lesotho is number 168 in the ranking of GDP of the 196 countries that we publish. The absolute value of GDP in Lesotho rose €95$158 million with respect to 2016.
The GDP per capita of Lesotho in 2017 was €1,031$1,164, €68$53 less than in 2016, when it was €1,099$1,217. To view the evolution of the GDP per capita, it is interesting to look back a few years and compare these data with those of 2007 when the GDP per capita in Lesotho was €730$1,001.
If we order the countries according to their GDP per capita, Lesotho is in 162 th position. According to this parameter, its population is among the poorest of the 196 countries whose GDP we publish.