Metadata
Area 475,650 sq km
Population (2016 est) 23.9 million
Geographical groupCentral Africa
Stage of IndustrializationOther Developing Economies
GDP (2016)* 31,900.9 million
MVA (2016)* 4,427.2 million
MVA per capita (2016)* 185
Share of MVA in GDP (2016) 14%
Major manufacturing activities
(VA in % to total MVA)
1. Food and beverages (35%)
2. Coke,refined petroleum products,nuclear fuel (17%)
3. Chemicals and chemical products (10%)
Share of manufactured exports (2014) 30%
Competitive Industrial Performance
(CIP rank)
116 (of 148 ranked)
*(at constant 2010 prices in US$)