List of African countries by GDP

Source International Monetary Fund World Economic Outlook (October-2019)
Date24 Feb 2020
GDP (Nominal)
Country/Economy GDP (billions of $) Share in 2019 (%) Rank
20182019ChangeAfricaWorld AfricaWorld
Somalia4.7214.9580.2370.2060.0057339155
Algeria173.757172.781-0.9767.190.200455
Angola105.90291.527-14.3753.810.106765
Benin14.26914.3740.1050.5980.016626127
Botswana18.61518.6900.0750.7770.021620117
Burkina Faso14.13814.5930.4550.6070.016924125
Burundi3.4363.5730.1370.1490.0041343161
Cabo Verde1.9792.0130.0340.08370.0023249170
Cameroon38.71238.632-0.0801.610.04461496
Central African Republic2.2802.3210.0410.09650.0026847168
Chad11.05111.026-0.0250.4590.012733141
Comoros1.1841.179-0.0050.04900.0013653180
Democratic Republic of the Congo47.09948.9941.8952.040.05661188
Republic of Congo11.66411.576-0.0880.4810.013432140
Côte d'Ivoire43.04844.4391.3911.850.05131291
Djibouti2.9233.1660.2430.1320.0036645163
Egypt249.559302.25652.69712.60.349342
Equatorial Guinea13.73412.142-1.5920.5050.014031138
Eritrea2.0072.1100.1030.08780.0024448169
Eswatini4.7114.657-0.0540.1940.0053840156
Ethiopia80.28991.16610.8773.790.105866
Gabon16.87516.8770.0020.7020.019522119
The Gambia1.6251.7730.1480.07370.0020550173
Ghana65.51867.0771.5592.790.0775974
Guinea12.09913.3681.2690.5560.015428131
Guinea-Bissau1.4291.397-0.0320.05810.0016152178
Kenya87.92898.60710.6794.100.114664
Lesotho2.7132.7410.0280.1140.0031746167
Liberia3.2483.222-0.0260.1340.0037244162
Libya40.95133.018-7.9331.370.03811599
Madagascar12.09012.5500.4600.5220.014530135
Malawi6.9017.5220.6210.3130.0086936148
Mali17.18017.6470.4670.7340.020421118
Mauritania5.2375.6510.4140.2350.0065337151
Mauritius14.21014.3910.1810.5990.016625126
Morocco118.534119.0400.5064.950.137560
Mozambique14.39615.0930.6970.6280.017423123
Namibia14.51314.368-0.1450.5980.016627128
Niger9.2999.4430.1440.3930.010935143
Nigeria398.186446.54348.35718.60.516128
Rwanda9.51010.2090.6990.4250.011834142
São Tomé and Príncipe0.4230.4300.0070.01790.0005054187
Senegal23.49823.9400.4420.9960.027619110
Seychelles1.5831.6440.0610.06840.0019051175
Sierra Leone4.0824.2290.1470.1760.0048841157
South Africa368.135358.839-9.29614.90.414237
South Sudan4.5833.681-0.9020.1530.0042542160
Sudan34.28230.873-3.4091.280.035716101
Tanzania56.85262.2245.3722.590.07191078
Togo5.3585.5020.1440.2290.0063538152
Tunisia39.89538.732-1.1631.610.04471395
Uganda28.11630.6662.5501.280.035417102
Zambia26.72023.946-2.7740.9960.027718109
Zimbabwe20.99712.818-8.1790.5330.014829132
Africa 2,312 2,404 92 2.78
GDP (PPP)
Country/Economy GDP (billions of Int. $) Share in 2019 (%) Rank PPP/Nom
20182019ChangeAfricaWorld AfricaWorld
Somalia12.08812.6600.5720.1770.00892411532.553
Algeria652.795681.39628.6019.520.4804363.944
Angola200.400203.4333.0332.840.1438682.223
Benin37.54540.7173.1720.5690.0287241202.833
Botswana41.90244.1332.2310.6160.0311221182.361
Burkina Faso39.14742.2223.0750.5900.0298231192.893
Burundi8.2028.3840.1820.1170.00591431592.346
Cabo Verde4.0474.3250.2780.06040.00305491702.149
Cameroon95.309100.8845.5751.410.071115882.611
Central African Republic4.0084.2620.2540.05950.00300501711.836
Chad30.50731.7601.2530.4440.0224301342.880
Comoros2.3732.4460.0730.03420.00172531772.075
Democratic Republic of the Congo78.29783.1124.8151.160.058616951.696
Republic of Congo30.96432.7681.8040.4580.0231291332.831
Côte d'Ivoire107.040117.11010.0701.640.082613832.635
Djibouti5.5656.0040.4390.08390.00423481671.896
Egypt1,295.4301,391.26095.83019.40.9811194.603
Equatorial Guinea29.84828.970-0.8780.4050.0204331372.386
Eritrea6.2196.5260.3070.09120.00460451643.093
Eswatini12.06912.4440.3750.1740.00877421552.672
Ethiopia219.620240.16820.5483.350.1696632.634
Gabon37.84039.6481.8080.5540.0279271242.349
The Gambia5.9476.4480.5010.09010.00455471663.637
Ghana191.862209.84417.9822.930.1487643.128
Guinea30.86433.2652.4010.4650.0234281312.488
Guinea-Bissau3.3673.5850.2180.05010.00253511722.566
Kenya177.954191.26313.3092.670.13510741.940
Lesotho7.0787.4030.3250.1030.00522441612.701
Liberia6.3306.4710.1410.09040.00456461652.008
Libya74.71961.559-13.1600.8600.0434191061.864
Madagascar42.92745.9743.0470.6420.0324211153.663
Malawi23.66125.1671.5060.3520.0177361433.346
Mali44.13047.1813.0510.6590.0333201142.674
Mauritania18.25419.8111.5570.2770.0140381493.506
Mauritius30.00631.6631.6570.4420.0223311352.200
Morocco314.539328.65114.1124.590.2325562.761
Mozambique39.18340.6001.4170.5670.0286251212.690
Namibia27.27027.7070.4370.3870.0195341391.928
Niger23.83225.7801.9480.3600.0182351422.730
Nigeria1,168.7501,216.80048.05017.00.8582242.725
Rwanda27.65730.3462.6890.4240.0214321362.972
São Tomé and Príncipe0.7200.7530.0330.01050.00053541861.751
Senegal59.84864.6004.7520.9020.0455181052.698
Seychelles2.9013.0560.1550.04270.00215521741.859
Sierra Leone12.23813.0790.8410.1830.00922401513.093
South Africa789.695809.03419.33911.30.5703312.255
South Sudan19.51221.4351.9230.2990.0151371465.823
Sudan177.564175.987-1.5772.460.12411765.700
Tanzania178.968191.63112.6632.680.1359733.080
Togo13.98714.9620.9750.2090.0105391502.719
Tunisia144.391149.1904.7992.080.10512793.852
Uganda96.953104.7567.8031.460.073814863.416
Zambia73.18675.9962.8101.060.0536171023.174
Zimbabwe42.58240.274-2.3080.5630.0284261223.142
Africa 6,822 7,159 337 5.05 2.978