Metadata
Area 1,969 sq km
Population (2016 est) 1.3 million
Geographical groupSouthern Africa
Stage of IndustrializationEmerging Industrial Economies
GDP (2016)* 11,940.0 million
MVA (2016)* 1,678.9 million
MVA per capita (2016)* 1,314
Share of MVA in GDP (2016) 14%
Major manufacturing activities
(VA in % to total MVA)
1. Food and beverages (39%)
2. Wearing apparel, fur (29%)
3. Textiles ( 6%)
Share of manufactured exports (2014) 98%
Competitive Industrial Performance
(CIP rank)
87 (of 148 ranked)
*(at constant 2010 prices in US$)