Imports and Exports of Goods and Services for African Countries in 1976 (% GDP)
Updated on February 12, 2022.

According to the World Bank, in 1976, the top 3 African countries with high net exports of goods and services by percentage of gross domestic product (GDP) (i.e. total exports of goods and services as a percentage of GDP minus total imports of goods and services as a percentage of GDP) are: Eswatini (8.10%), Ivory Coast (5.49%), and Zimbabwe (2.36%).

On the other hand, in 1976, the top 3 African countries with high net imports of goods and services as a percentage of GDP (i.e. total imports of goods and services as a percentage of GDP minus total exports of goods and services as a percentage of GDP) are: Lesotho (120.72%), Seychelles (61.89%), and Republic of Congo (26.18%).

The World Bank defines exports of goods and services as "the value of all goods and other market services provided to the rest of the world" , and defines imports of goods and services as "the value of all goods and other market services received from the rest of the world".

Interact with the charts and table below to see the details of the imports and exports of goods and services made by African countries as a percentage of GDP in 1976 .

See also: Imports and Exports of African Countries in 1976 (Current US$).

Data Source: World Bank.
Imports of Goods and Services for African Countries in 1976 (% GDP)
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Country Imports (% GDP) Exports (% GDP)
Algeria 37.12 33.06
Benin 31.03 12.99
Botswana 66.32 50.39
Burkina Faso 27.01 8.21
Burundi 16.65 13.73
Cameroon 27.37 22.64
Republic of Congo 66.56 40.38
Ivory Coast 36.25 41.74
Central African Republic 29.33 22.19
Chad 26.38 16.08
Egypt 27.92 17.17
Eswatini 67.6 75.7
Gabon 46.1 45.59
Gambia 46.36 41.06
Ghana 16.04 15.71
Guinea-Bissau 27.94 5.27
Kenya 31.76 32.45
Lesotho 138.63 17.91
Madagascar 17.52 15.16
Mali 21.03 11.01
Mauritania 53.8 30.08
Mauritius 57.65 50.77
Morocco 36.73 17.92
Zimbabwe 19.6 21.96
Uganda 9.61 11.39
Tunisia 34.01 29.08
Togo 46.53 47.31
Sudan 19.14 11.22
Somalia 23.84 10.03
South Africa 28.07 26.88
Sierra Leone 28.93 21.54
Senegal 32.64 21.48
Rwanda 19.4 14.58
Niger 34.34 22.26
Nigeria 23.92 18.22
Seychelles 79.49 17.6

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