Metadata
Area 27,834 sq km
Population (2016 est) 11.6 million
Geographical groupEastern Africa
Stage of IndustrializationLeast Developed Countries
GDP (2016)* 2,725.0 million
MVA (2016)* 239.2 million
MVA per capita (2016)* 21
Share of MVA in GDP (2016) 9%
Major manufacturing activities
(VA in % to total MVA)
1. Food and beverages (88%)
2. Non-metallic mineral products ( 3%)
3. Chemicals and chemical products ( 3%)
Share of manufactured exports (2014)52%
Competitive Industrial Performance
(CIP rank)
144 (of 148 ranked)
*(at constant 2010 prices in US$)