Economy

Africa. Gross domestic product, 1970-2016

Africa. Gross domestic product, 1970-2016
yearmlrd. $per capita, $mlrd. $growth, %share, %
current pricesconstant prices 1970World
1970108.5297.0108.5 3.2
1971120.4321.0113.14.23.2
1972137.7357.0118.75.03.2
1973167.7424.0123.74.23.2
1974225.0554.0132.37.03.8
1975256.2614.0135.42.33.9
1976285.7666.0143.45.94.0
1977329.7748.0148.93.84.1
1978378.5835.0152.12.14.0
1979441.8948.0157.13.24.0
1980559.41 167.0162.73.64.6
1981531.11 077.0164.30.994.2
1982521.21 028.0167.72.04.2
1983530.81 017.0168.30.414.2
1984517.5964.0173.73.23.9
1985511.5927.0180.03.63.8
1986450.8794.0182.21.22.9
1987450.7772.0183.80.862.6
1988483.4806.0192.04.52.4
1989492.9799.0199.33.82.4
1990552.2871.0205.02.92.4
1991551.1847.0208.31.62.3
1992570.5854.0208.50.112.2
1993558.1814.0208.1-0.212.1
1994532.6757.0213.02.41.9
1995577.2800.0219.73.11.9
1996605.5818.0231.25.21.9
1997626.6826.0238.73.32.0
1998618.8796.0245.93.02.0
1999627.4788.0252.62.71.9
2000653.0800.0262.03.71.9
2001631.9755.0272.64.01.9
2002652.2761.0289.86.31.9
2003779.3887.0305.95.62.0
2004948.01 053.0324.46.12.2
20051 120.01 213.0343.96.02.4
20061 291.41 364.0363.65.72.5
20071 497.41 542.0385.56.02.6
20081 772.31 780.0406.95.52.8
20091 648.51 614.0420.53.42.7
20101 948.21 859.0442.75.33.0
20112 172.92 021.0448.61.33.0
20122 352.02 131.0473.35.53.1
20132 407.62 125.0484.52.43.1
20142 494.22 145.0503.03.83.2
20152 288.01 918.0520.13.43.1
20162 143.41 752.0529.51.82.8

Picture. Africa. Gross domestic product, mlrd. $, 1970-2016
Picture. Africa. Gross domestic product, per capita, $, 1970-2016
Picture. Africa. Gross domestic product, growth, %, 1970-2016

Africa. Gross domestic product, structure

Africa. Gross domestic product, structure, %, 1970-2016
Indicator197019801990200020102016
Consumption expenditure76.471.576.976.974.583.3
 Household consumption expenditure57.048.560.362.560.168.9
Government consumption expenditure19.423.016.614.314.414.5
Capital formation22.626.820.417.824.222.9
Net export-0.152.60.624.01.3-6.7
Gross domestic product100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

Africa. Gross domestic product, rating, 2016
#countriesmlrd. $%
Africa2 143.4100
subregions
1North Africa700.432.7
2West Africa568.726.5
3Southern Africa328.215.3
4East Africa321.015.0
5Central Africa225.210.5
countries
1 Nigeria404.618.9
2 South Africa295.413.8
3 Egypt270.112.6
4 Algeria159.07.4
5 Angola106.95.0
6 Morocco103.64.8
7 Sudan82.93.9
8 Kenya70.53.3
9 Ethiopia70.33.3
10 Tanzania48.92.3
11 Libya43.02.0
12 Ghana42.82.0
13 Tunisia41.71.9
14 Democratic Republic of the Congo40.31.9
15 Ivory Coast36.81.7
16 Cameroon32.21.5
17 Uganda25.31.2
18 Zambia21.10.98
19 Zimbabwe16.10.75
20 Botswana15.60.73
21 Senegal14.60.68
22 Mali14.00.65
23 Gabon13.90.65
24 Mauritius12.20.57
25 Burkina Faso11.70.55
26 Chad11.30.53
27 Madagascar11.20.52
28 Namibia10.90.51
29 Mozambique10.90.51
30 Equatorial Guinea10.70.50
31 Benin8.90.41
32 Guinea8.50.40
33 Rwanda8.50.40
34 Republic of the Congo7.80.36
35 Niger7.50.35
36 South Sudan6.50.30
37 Eritrea5.40.25
38 Malawi5.30.25
39 Mauritania4.70.22
40 Togo4.40.21
41 Swaziland4.00.19
42 Sierra Leone3.70.17
43 Burundi2.90.13
44 Liberia2.80.13
45 Lesotho2.20.10
46 Djibouti1.90.088
47 Central African Republic1.80.084
48 Cape Verde1.60.076
49 Seychelles1.40.067
50 Somalia1.30.061
51 Comoros1.10.054
52 Guinea-Bissau1.10.052
53 The Gambia0.990.046
54 São Tomé and Príncipe0.340.016

Picture. Africa, leaders. Gross domestic product, %, 2016

Africa, subregions

Africa, subregions. Gross domestic product, %, 1970-2016
subregions197019801990200020102016
North Africa22.824.833.640.233.332.7
West Africa31.441.721.318.125.326.5
Southern Africa18.015.822.723.120.915.3
East Africa17.410.212.712.011.015.0
Central Africa10.47.59.86.79.510.5
Africa100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

Africa, subregions. Gross domestic product, per capita, $, 1970-2016
subregions197019801990200020102016
Southern Africa759.02 625.02 921.02 882.06 884.05 105.0
North Africa285.01 235.01 263.01 466.03 182.03 060.0
West Africa321.01 696.0652.0502.01 603.01 570.0
Central Africa274.0785.0757.0454.01 408.01 420.0
East Africa178.0401.0365.0309.0622.0784.0

Picture. Africa, subregions. Gross domestic product, %, 2016

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