Metadata
Area 238,537 sq km
Population (2016 est) 28.0 million
Geographical groupWestern Africa
Stage of IndustrializationOther Developing Economies
GDP (2016)* 48,064.9 million
MVA (2016)* 2,524.7 million
MVA per capita (2016)* 90
Share of MVA in GDP (2016) 5%
Major manufacturing activities
(VA in % to total MVA)
1. Food and beverages (32%)
2. Coke,refined petroleum products,nuclear fuel (17%)
3. Wood products (excl. furniture) (16%)
Share of manufactured exports (2014)-
Competitive Industrial Performance
(CIP rank)
121 (of 148 ranked)
*(at constant 2010 prices in US$)