1 South SudanThe Republic of South Sudan with a GDP of $226.50 grabs top position in this list. South Sudan has population of 16 million while among the smallest countries in Africa. Its current capital is Juba, which is also its largest city.
2 MalawiSoutheast African country Malawi with a GDP per capita of $226.50 stood second in the list. The country was earlier a protectorate of Britain and was called Nyasaland. It has population of over 180 million. As of 2004, Over half of Malawi's population still live below the poverty line - earning less than $1 per day.