Imports and Exports of Goods and Services for African Countries in 1982 (% GDP)
Updated on February 12, 2022.

According to the World Bank, in 1982, 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: Gabon (21.93%), Cameroon (4.30%), and Algeria (1.93%).

On the other hand, in 1982, 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: Cape Verde (56.26%), Seychelles (55.84%), and Somalia (42.08%).

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 1982 .

See also: Imports and Exports of African Countries in 1982 (Current US$).

Data Source: World Bank.
Imports of Goods and Services for African Countries in 1982 (% GDP)
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Country Imports (% GDP) Exports (% GDP)
Algeria 29 30.93
Benin 40.09 17.77
Botswana 69.27 54.56
Burkina Faso 31.62 8.2
Burundi 26.91 10.21
Cape Verde 79.19 22.93
Cameroon 28.91 33.21
Republic of Congo 68.51 55.27
Ivory Coast 39.33 36.42
Central African Republic 34.23 22.18
Chad 13.5 6.56
Egypt 37.87 26.33
Eswatini 101.65 66.39
Gabon 39.67 61.6
Gambia 59.64 44.33
Ghana 2.98 3.34
Guinea-Bissau 41.29 7.84
Kenya 31.56 26.66
Madagascar 12.92 8.46
Mali 29.63 14.26
Mauritania 58.5 31.76
Mauritius 49.97 47.16
Morocco 33.74 21.61
Zimbabwe 22.22 16.93
Uganda 17.52 8.38
Tunisia 47.44 36.91
Togo 58.67 50.15
Sudan 24.42 9.94
Somalia 68.05 25.97
South Africa 26.02 25.62
Sierra Leone 25.93 15.76
Senegal 37.49 19.62
Rwanda 24.15 11.55
Niger 36.1 20.97
Nigeria 7.09 6.69
Namibia 60.93 52.36
Comoros 26.92 8.84
Seychelles 66.17 10.33

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