Metadata
Area 582,000 sq km
Population (2016 est) 2.3 million
Geographical groupSouthern Africa
Stage of IndustrializationOther Developing Economies
GDP (2016)* 16,690.0 million
MVA (2016)* 1,068.8 million
MVA per capita (2016)* 464
Share of MVA in GDP (2016) 6%
Major manufacturing activities
(VA in % to total MVA)
1. Furniture; manufacturing n.e.c. (55%)
2. Food and beverages (25%)
3. Textiles ( 2%)
Share of manufactured exports (2014) 23%
Competitive Industrial Performance
(CIP rank)
84 (of 148 ranked)
*(at constant 2010 prices in US$)