Middle Income Countries 2019

According to the World Bank, Middle Income Countries (or MICs) have a per capital gross national income (GNI) between $1,006 to $12,235. Approximately 5 billion people live within MICs. Approximately one-third of global GDP is represented by these nations.

MICs are further broken down into two additional groups: lower middle-income countries and upper middle-income countries. Lower middle-income nations have a GNI per capital of $1,006 to $3,995. Upper middle-income countries have a SNI per capital of $3,956 to $12,235.

According to the World Bank, these nations have a lower-middle income economy as of 2019:

These nations have upper-middle income economies

Rank Flag Name Population 2019 Area Area (mi²) % of Earth's Area Growth Rate Region Subregion
1India1,366,417,7543,287,590 km²1,269,010 mi²2.21%1.02%AsiaSouthern Asia
2Indonesia270,625,5681,904,569 km²735,164 mi²1.28%1.10%AsiaSouth-Eastern Asia
3Pakistan216,565,318881,912 km²340,418 mi²0.59%2.04%AsiaSouthern Asia
4Nigeria200,963,599923,768 km²356,574 mi²0.62%2.60%AfricaWestern Africa
5Bangladesh163,046,161147,570 km²56,962 mi²< 0.1%1.03%AsiaSouthern Asia
6Philippines108,116,615342,353 km²132,148 mi²0.23%1.37%AsiaSouth-Eastern Asia
7Egypt100,388,0731,002,450 km²386,946 mi²0.68%2.00%AfricaNorthern Africa
8Vietnam96,462,106331,212 km²127,848 mi²0.22%0.96%AsiaSouth-Eastern Asia
9Myanmar54,045,420676,578 km²261,159 mi²0.46%0.63%AsiaSouth-Eastern Asia
10Kenya52,573,973580,367 km²224,022 mi²0.39%2.30%AfricaEastern Africa
11Ukraine43,993,638603,500 km²232,951 mi²0.41%-0.57%EuropeEastern Europe
12Sudan42,813,2381,886,068 km²728,022 mi²1.27%2.42%AfricaNorthern Africa
13Morocco36,471,769446,550 km²172,368 mi²0.30%1.23%AfricaNorthern Africa
14Uzbekistan32,981,716447,400 km²172,696 mi²0.30%1.56%AsiaCentral Asia
15Angola31,825,2951,246,700 km²481,226 mi²0.84%3.30%AfricaMiddle Africa
16Ghana30,417,856238,533 km²92,074 mi²0.16%2.19%AfricaWestern Africa
17Cameroon25,876,380475,442 km²183,521 mi²0.32%2.62%AfricaMiddle Africa
18Ivory Coast25,716,544322,463 km²124,471 mi²0.22%2.58%AfricaWestern Africa
19Sri Lanka21,323,73365,610 km²25,325 mi²< 0.1%0.45%AsiaSouthern Asia
20Zambia17,861,030752,612 km²290,508 mi²0.51%2.94%AfricaEastern Africa
21Cambodia16,486,542181,035 km²69,880 mi²0.12%1.46%AsiaSouth-Eastern Asia
22Tunisia11,694,719163,610 km²63,153 mi²0.11%1.12%AfricaNorthern Africa
23Bolivia11,513,1001,098,581 km²424,052 mi²0.74%1.41%AmericasSouth America
24Honduras9,746,117112,492 km²43,422 mi²< 0.1%1.65%AmericasCentral America
25Papua New Guinea8,776,109462,840 km²178,656 mi²0.31%1.97%OceaniaMelanesia
26Laos7,169,455236,800 km²91,405 mi²0.16%1.53%AsiaSouth-Eastern Asia
27Nicaragua6,545,502130,373 km²50,324 mi²< 0.1%1.24%AmericasCentral America
28El Salvador6,453,55321,041 km²8,122 mi²< 0.1%0.51%AmericasCentral America
29Kyrgyzstan6,415,850199,951 km²77,181 mi²0.13%1.77%AsiaCentral Asia
30Mauritania4,525,6961,030,700 km²397,850 mi²0.69%2.78%AfricaWestern Africa
31Moldova4,043,26333,846 km²13,065 mi²< 0.1%-0.21%EuropeEastern Europe
32Georgia3,996,76569,700 km²26,904 mi²< 0.1%-0.15%AsiaWestern Asia
33Mongolia3,225,1671,564,110 km²603,746 mi²1.05%1.73%AsiaEastern Asia
34Lesotho2,125,26830,355 km²11,717 mi²< 0.1%0.80%AfricaSouthern Africa
35Timor Leste1,293,11914,874 km²5,741 mi²< 0.1%1.98%AsiaSouth-Eastern Asia
36Swaziland1,148,13017,364 km²6,703 mi²< 0.1%1.04%AfricaSouthern Africa
37Djibouti973,56023,200 km²8,955 mi²< 0.1%1.53%AfricaEastern Africa
38Bhutan763,09238,394 km²14,820 mi²< 0.1%1.15%AsiaSouthern Asia
39Solomon Islands669,82328,896 km²11,154 mi²< 0.1%2.60%OceaniaMelanesia
40Vanuatu299,88212,189 km²4,705 mi²< 0.1%2.46%OceaniaMelanesia
41Sao Tome And Principe215,056964 km²372 mi²< 0.1%1.91%AfricaMiddle Africa
42Kiribati117,606811 km²313 mi²< 0.1%1.52%OceaniaMicronesia
43Micronesia113,815702 km²271 mi²< 0.1%1.04%OceaniaMicronesia