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Sub-Saharan Africa Compared by Economy > Merchandise trade > % of GDP

DEFINITION: Merchandise trade as a share of GDP is the sum of merchandise exports and imports divided by the value of GDP, all in current U.S. dollars.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Equatorial Guinea 285.15% 2005
2 Liberia 253.46% 2005
3 Swaziland 150.16% 2005
4 Seychelles 148.78% 2005
5 Lesotho 140.59% 2005
6 Zimbabwe 123.05% 2005
7 Angola 96.16% 2005
8 Mauritius 84.33% 2005
9 Malawi 81.32% 2005
10 Cote d'Ivoire 79.29% 2005
11 Gabon 78.37% 2005
12 Sao Tome and Principe 76.52% 2005
13 Namibia 74.92% 2005
14 Botswana 74.6% 2005
15 Guinea-Bissau 73.06% 2005
16 Mauritania 71.07% 2005
17 Chad 70.13% 2005
18 Ghana 69.91% 2005
19 Togo 66.46% 2005
20 Mozambique 62.58% 2005
21 Zambia 61.48% 2005
22 Nigeria 60.17% 2005
23 Democratic Republic of the Congo 59.48% 2005
24 Senegal 58.64% 2005
25 The Gambia 52.68% 2005
26 Eritrea 52.07% 2005
27 Guinea 51.99% 2005
28 Mali 51.29% 2005
29 Djibouti 50.79% 2005
30 Kenya 50.41% 2005
31 South Africa 47.67% 2005
32 Burundi 47.24% 2005
33 Cape Verde 46.36% 2005
34 Madagascar 45.83% 2005
35 Ethiopia 44.84% 2005
36 Sierra Leone 42.19% 2005
37 Sudan 42.05% 2005
38 Niger 40.32% 2005
39 Burkina Faso 34.77% 2005
40 Tanzania 34.19% 2005
41 Benin 33.94% 2005
42 Cameroon 33.86% 2005
43 Uganda 30.17% 2005
44 Comoros 27.65% 2005
45 Rwanda 24.52% 2005
46 Central African Republic 20.38% 2005

Citation

"Countries Compared by Economy > Merchandise trade > % of GDP. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", World Development Indicators database. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/group-stats/Sub--Saharan-Africa/Economy/Merchandise-trade/%-of-GDP

Sub-Saharan Africa Compared by Economy > Merchandise trade > % of GDP

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