Total Reserves (Including Gold) of African Countries in 2011
Updated on May 15, 2023.

According to recent data from the World Bank, in 2011, the 3 African countries with the top 3 highest Total Reserves (Including Gold) were:

  1. Algeria: US$ 191.37B
  2. Libya: US$ 110.54B
  3. South Africa: US$ 48.75B

On the other hand, the 3 African countries with the 3 lowest total reserves (including gold) in 2011 were:

  1. Sao Tome and Principe: US$ 52.13M
  2. Eritrea: US$ 115.33M
  3. Central African Republic: US$ 154.51M

Use the interactive visualization and table below to explore this data for each African country for the year 2011. You can also see links at the bottom of this page to see the historical Total Reserves (Including Gold) information for each African country.

The World Bank defines Total Reserves (Including Gold) as "it comprise holdings of monetary gold, special drawing rights, reserves of IMF members held by the IMF, and holdings of foreign exchange under the control of monetary authorities; the gold component of these reserves is valued at year-end (December 31) London prices; data are in current U.S. dollars" .

See also: Current Account Balance of Africa in 2011.

Data Source: World Bank.
Total Reserves (Including Gold) of African Countries in 2011 (US$)
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Total Reserves (Including Gold) of African Countries in 2011
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Country Total Reserves (US$)
Algeria 191369111470.41
Angola 27039761554.09
Botswana 8081886824.17
Burundi 295447213.89
Cape Verde 338617823.35
Cameroon 3198717752.75
Republic of Congo 5641136195.75
Democratic Republic of the Congo 1267500302.99
Djibouti 244112095.17
Central African Republic 154510967.21
Chad 951097160.64
Egypt 18637541110.48
Equatorial Guinea 3053840571.59
Eritrea 115328815.91
Eswatini 600507428.77
Ethiopia 2837310958.49
Gabon 2157316878.94
Gambia 223241852.82
Ghana 5913600037.24
Guinea 947127105.97
Kenya 4265145709.81
Lesotho 903895914.95
Liberia 506827130.97
Libya 110538560730.74
Madagascar 1134559589.73
Malawi 217026444.14
Mauritania 502324710.56
Mauritius 2775245692.87
Morocco 20167412691.71
Mozambique 2591541583.21
Zambia 2324018126.66
Zimbabwe 660229297.32
Tanzania 3726158402.30
Uganda 2617450463.11
Tunisia 7785305507.43
Sudan 192529339.70
South Africa 48748260246.04
Sierra Leone 439130952.88
Rwanda 717579235.84
Nigeria 32639987435.74
Namibia 1786689867.91
Comoros 156064553.74
Sao Tome and Principe 52125217.79
Seychelles 279115073.99

Total Reserves (Including Gold) of African Countries

Use the links below to see the historical Total Reserves (Including Gold) for each African country.