Developing Countries

 

The list of developing countries shown below is adhered to by the ISI, effective from 1 January until 31 December 2020.

World Bank Country Classifications

GNI per capita as calculated by the World Bank Atlas method, December 2020.

Used data.worldbank.org for 2020 membership fees

 

 

Afghanistan

Guatemala

Nigeria

Albania

Guinea

Pakistan

Algeria

Guinea-Bisau

Papua New Guinea

Angola

Guyana

Paraguay

Argentina

Haiti

Peru

Armenia

Honduras

Philippines

Azerbaijan

Indiash

Romania

Bangladesh

Indonesia

Russian Federation

Belarus

Iran, Islamic Rep.

Rwanda

Belize

Iraq

Samoa

Benin

Jamaica

São Tomé and Principe

Bhutan

Jordan

Senegal

Bolivia

Kazakhstan

Serbia

Bosnia and Herzegovina

Kenya

Sierra Leone

Botswana

Kiribati

Solomon Islands

Brazil

Korea, Dem Rep.

Somalia

Bulgaria

Kosovo

South Africa

Burkina Faso

Kyrgyz Republic

South Sudan

Burundi

Lao PDR

Sri Lanka

Cabo Verde

Lebanon

St. Lucia

Cambodia

Lesotho

St. Vincent and the Grenadines

Cameroon

Liberia

Sudan

Central African Republic

Libya

Suriname

Chad

Macedonia, Rep. of North

Swaziland

China

Madagascar

Syrian Arab Republic

Colombia

Malawi

Tajikistan

Comoros

Malaysia

Tanzania

Congo, Dem. Rep

Maldives

Thailand

Congo, Rep.

Mali

Timor-Leste

Costa Rica

Marshall Islands

Togo

Côte d'Ivoire

Mauritania

Tonga

Cuba

Mauritius

Tunisia

Djibouti

Mayotte

Turkey

Dominica

Mexico

Turkmenistan

Dominican Republic

Micronesia, Fed. Sts.

Tuvalu

Ecuador

Moldova

Uganda

Egypt, Arab Rep.

Mongolia

Ukraine

El Salvador

Montenegro

Uzbekistan

Eritrea

Morocco

Vanuatu

Ethiopia

Mozambique

Venezuela, Bolivarian Rep. of

Fiji

Myanmar

Vietnam

Gabon

Nauru

Palestine, State of 

Gambia, The

Namibia

Yemen, Rep.

Georgia

Nepal

Zambia

Ghana

Nicaragua

Zimbabwe

Grenada

Niger

 

 

Countries that are slightly over the amount of US$ 12.056 will be considered a developing country for the year 2020 and their situation will be reviewed for 2021.

The designations employed and the presentation of country or area names in this list do not imply the expression of any opinion whatsoever on the part of the ISI concerning the legal status of any country, territory, city or area or of its authorities, or concerning the delimitation of its frontiers or boundaries.