List of African countries by GDP (nominal)

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This is a list of the countries in Africa in order of nominal gross domestic product (GDP).

GDP (Nominal)[edit]

Map of Africa by 2008 nominal GDP (billions USD):
  above 200
  100-200
  50-100
  20-50
  10-20
  5-10
  1-5
  below 1

This is a list of African countries sorted by their nominal gross domestic product (GDP), the market value of all final goods and services from a nation in a given year. The GDP dollar values presented here are calculated at market or government official exchange rates by the International Monetary Fund (IMF) staff. 2010, 2011, and some of 2009 values are estimates. GDP of Africa is 2.5% of the total GDP of the world in 2008, and to be estimated as 2.3% of the world GDP in 2009.

Rank
Country 2009 (Billion USD)
2010 (Billion USD)
2011 (Billion USD)
World 57,920.270 62,909.274 69,659.630
Africa 1,476.179 1,730.072 1,880.380
1  South Africa 283.977 357.259 408.074
2  Nigeria 168.846 216.803 218.18
3  Egypt 188.608 218.466 235.719
4  Algeria 139.763 160.270 190.709
5  Angola 75.508 85.312 100.948
6  Morocco 91.374 103.482 99.241
7  Sudan 55.802 68.441 64.750
8  Tunisia 43.523 44.290 46.360
9  Ghana 25.988 31.084 37.158
10  Libya 60.239 74.232 36.874
11  Kenya 29.394 32.163 34.796
12  Ethiopia 32.249 29.717 31.256
13  Cameroon 21.820 22.478 25.759
14  Ivory Coast 22.909 22.823 24.096
15  Tanzania 22.159 22.671 23.333
16  Equatorial Guinea 11.175 14.485 19.805
17  Zambia 12.805 16.192 19.206
18  Botswana 10.808 14.030 17.570
19  Uganda 15.804 17.011 16.810
20  Gabon 10.936 13.056 16.176
21  Democratic Republic of the Congo 11.108 13.125 15.668
22  Republic of the Congo 8.632 11.530 14.769
23  Senegal 12.610 12.877 14.461
24  Mozambique 9.654 9.893 12.827
25  Namibia 9.039 11.865 12.461
26  Mauritius 9.156 9.729 11.313
27  Mali 8.757 9.268 10.600
28  Madagascar 8.974 8.345 10.025
29  Burkina Faso 7.780 8.781 9.981
30  Chad 6.974 7.848 9.344
31  Zimbabwe 5.836 7.474 9.323
32  Benin 6.401 6.649 7.306
33  Rwanda 5.011 5.622 6.179
34  Niger 5.323 5.577 6.022
35  Malawi 4.909 5.053 10.45
36  Guinea 4.436 4.633 5.212
37  Mauritania 3.241 3.799 4.200
38  Swaziland 2.929 3.553 3.947
39  Togo 2.771 3.194 3.611
40  Eritrea 1.694 2.117 2.609
41  Lesotho 1.624 2.127 2.453
42  Burundi 1.410 1.489 2.356
43  Sierra Leone 2.064 1.905 2.196
44  Central African Republic 1.983 2.018 2.165
45  Cape Verde 1.755 1.651 1.903
46  Djibouti 1.089 1.140 1.239
47  Liberia 0.868 0.974 1.154
48  Seychelles 0.656 0.936 1.014
49  The Gambia 0.983 1.067 0.977
50  Guinea-Bissau 0.438 0.837 0.969
51  Comoros 0.525 0.534 0.614
52  São Tomé and Príncipe 0.189 0.196 0.248

GDP (Nominal) per capita[edit]

Map of Africa by 2002 nominal GDP per capita (USD)

Countries by GDP per person, converted to US dollar through estimated IMF exchange rates.

Rank Country GDP - per capita (USD) 2009 GDP - per capita (USD) 2010 Estimation of 2011
1  Equatorial Guinea 8,759 11,045 14,660
2  Seychelles 7,683 10,727 11,170
3  Gabon 7,414 8,820 10,653
4  Botswana 5,995 8,116 9,480
5  Mauritius 7,146 7,582 8,776
6  South Africa 5,635 7,270 8,066
7  Namibia 4,341 5,244 5,828
8  Libya 9,570 12,248 5,691
9  Algeria 3,816 4,538 5,304
10  Angola 4,027 4,328 5,143
11  Tunisia 3,794 4,199 4,351
12  Republic of the Congo 2,298 3,112 3,713
13  Cape Verde 3,419 3,242 3,660
14  Swaziland 2,854 3,131 3,358
15  Morocco 2,847 2,850 3,083
16  Egypt 2,450 2,808 2,970
17  Sudan 1,388 1,625 1,982
18  Ghana 639 1,363 1,528
19  Nigeria 1,089 1,261 1,490
20  São Tomé and Príncipe 1,160 1,215 1,473
21  Djibouti 1,354 1,369 1,466
22  Zambia 1,027 1,221 1,413
23  Mauritania 1,044 1,140 1,290
24  Lesotho 651 1,156 1,263
25  Cameroon 1,095 1,100 1,230
26  Senegal 984 981 1,075
27  Ivory Coast 1,071 1,042 1,062
28  Comoros 788 817 902
29  Chad 699 837 891
30  Kenya 842 808 850
31  Zimbabwe 303 591 741
32  Benin 765 681 736
33  Mali 641 614 668
34  Burkina Faso 542 609 663
35  Rwanda 512 557 605
36  Mozambique 456 439 582
37  Guinea-Bissau 244 508 575
38  Tanzania 547 547 553
39  The Gambia 434 550 543
40  Togo 408 459 505
41  Guinea 418 477 492
42  Uganda 472 506 477
43  Eritrea 328 397 475
44  Madagascar 432 410 458
45  Central African Republic 446 428 456
46  Niger 375 370 399
47  Sierra Leone 342 325 366
48  Ethiopia 418 350 359
49  Malawi 352 343 350
50  Liberia 210 261 297
51  Burundi 174 245 279
52  Democratic Republic of the Congo 300 185 215

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