Human Development Data for the Arab States

Net ODA received per capita (current US$)

Net official development assistance per capita is disbursement flows (net of repayment of principal) that meet the DAC definition of ODA and are made to countries and territories on the DAC list of aid recipients; and is calculated by dividing net ODA received by the midyear population estimate.

Source: Development Assistance Committee of the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development, Geographical Distribution of Financial Flows to Developing Countries, Development Co-operation Report, and International Development Statistics database. Data


Country/Region 1980 1990 2000 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009
Algeria 9.4 5.2 6.5 10.5 6.3 11.5 9.3 9.1
Bahrain 435 278 76.9 .. .. .. .. ..
Comoros 132 102 33.3 35.4 46.4 65.6 53.4 70.8
Djibouti 215 344 97.5 91.6 140 134 141 186
Egypt 30.8 95.4 19.6 13.4 11.6 14.4 17.2 11.6
Iraq 0.6 3.5 4.1 799 312 314 327 89.8
Jordan 585 279 115 123 105 93.4 126 129
Kuwait 7.4 2.7 .. .. .. .. .. ..
Lebanon 84.8 85.5 53.2 59.7 172 231 260 153
Libya 4 1.9 .. 4.1 6.4 3.2 9.8 6.3
Mauritania 116 118 83.6 61.4 66.3 108 97 84.9
Morocco 45.9 42.3 14.5 22.7 34 34.6 33.9 28.8
Occupied Palestinian Territory .. .. 212 312 392 489 650 748
Oman 142 32.7 19.9 -2.2 13.9 -12.2 12.1 78.2
Qatar 2.4 3.2 .. .. .. .. .. ..
Saudi Arabia 1.3 0.9 1.1 1 1 -5.1 .. ..
Somalia 67.1 74.5 13.7 28.3 45.7 44 85 72.6
Sudan 30.8 30.7 6.5 47.5 51.9 52.3 57.6 53.9
Syrian Arab Republic 190 55.4 9.9 4.2 1.4 4.3 7 12.2
Tunisia 36.1 48 23.2 36.1 42.6 31.4 32.1 45.4
United Arab Emirates 4 2 .. .. .. .. .. ..
Yemen 71.3 33.5 14.8 14 13.2 10.8 13.5 21.4
Arab States 47.8 49.3 16.9 91.7 53.2 55.7 62.7 40.8
East Asia & Pacific (developing only) 2.4 4.8 4.7 5.1 4.1 4.6 4.7 5.3
Europe & Central Asia (developing only) 2.6 3.2 11.2 12.2 15 14 17.9 20.1
Latin America & Caribbean (developing only) 5.9 11.6 9.4 12.2 13.2 12.4 16.4 15.8
Least Developed Countries: UN classification 21.7 32 18.7 34.6 37.2 42.1 48.3 49.1
OECD Members 2.1 2.7 0.3 0.6 0.8 0.8 1.1 1.3
South Asia 5.9 5.3 3 6.4 6.2 7 8 9.4
Sub-Saharan Africa (developing only) 19.7 34.7 19.6 43.7 53.1 45.3 49.7 53.5
World 7.5 10.8 8.2 16.8 16.3 16.2 19 18.9


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