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Sub-Saharan Africa Compared by Economy > Balance of payments > Foreign investment > Net > USD

DEFINITION: Foreign direct investment is net inflows of investment to acquire a lasting management interest (10 percent or more of voting stock) in an enterprise operating in an economy other than that of the investor. It is the sum of equity capital, reinvestment of earnings, other long-term capital, and short-term capital as shown in the balance of payments. This series shows total net, that is, net FDI in the reporting economy from foreign sources less net FDI by the reporting economy to the rest of the world. Data are in current U.S. dollars.".

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Nigeria 5.65 billion 2009
2 South Africa 3.82 billion 2009
3 Sudan 2.68 billion 2009
4 Angola 2.2 billion 2009
5 Ghana 1.68 billion 2009
6 Mozambique 878.4 million 2009
7 Zambia 699.15 million 2009
8 Uganda 603.75 million 2009
9 Namibia 528.06 million 2009
10 Tanzania 414.54 million 2009
11 Cote d'Ivoire 380.87 million 2009
12 Equatorial Guinea 376.18 million 1996
13 Niger 316.05 million 2008
14 Senegal 271.37 million 2008
15 Botswana 251.34 million 2009
16 Seychelles 242.86 million 2009
17 Ethiopia 221.46 million 2009
18 Mauritius 218.86 million 2009
19 Liberia 217.8 million 2009
20 Mali 179.68 million 2008
21 Benin 173.83 million 2008
22 Gabon 166.93 million 2005
23 Guinea 140.85 million 2009
24 Cape Verde 119.95 million 2009
25 Rwanda 118.67 million 2009
26 Burkina Faso 103.84 million 2008
27 Djibouti 96.86 million 2009
28 Kenya 94.53 million 2009
29 Madagascar 85.44 million 2005
30 Sierra Leone 74.29 million 2009
31 Lesotho 62.92 million 2009
32 Swaziland 58.69 million 2009
33 Togo 39.82 million 2008
34 The Gambia 39.45 million 2009
35 Zimbabwe 29.96 million 1994
36 Eritrea 27.88 million 2000
37 Chad 26.51 million 1994
38 Sao Tome and Principe 7.2 million 2009
39 Guinea-Bissau 5.97 million 2008
40 Malawi 5.9 million 2002
41 Comoros 889,525.02 1995
42 Burundi 348,404.53 2009
43 Mauritania 132,643 1998
44 Somalia 0.0 1989
45 Central African Republic -3,602,275.01 1994
46 Cameroon -49,980,273.6 2009

Citation

"Countries Compared by Economy > Balance of payments > Foreign investment > Net > USD. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", International Monetary Fund, Balance of Payments Statistics Yearbook and data files. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/group-stats/Sub--Saharan-Africa/Economy/Balance-of-payments/Foreign-investment/Net/USD

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