Net Official Development Assistance and Official Aid Received by West African Countries in 2016

Updated on February 10, 2019.

In 2016, Nigeria received the highest official development assistance and official aid ($2,500,710,000), and Gambia recieved the lowest ($91,580,000).

Net official development assistance consists of disbursements of loans made on concessional terms and grants by official agencies of the members of the Development Assistance Committee (DAC), multilateral institutions, and by non-DAC countries to promote economic development and welfare in countries and territories in the DAC list of ODA recipients. It includes loans with a grant element of at least 25 percent (calculated at a rate of discount of 10 percent). Net official aid refers to aid flows (net of repayments) from official donors to countries and territories in part II of the DAC list of recipients. This data was collected from the World Bank.

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