Metadata
Area 342,000 sq km
Population (2016 est) 4.7 million
Geographical groupCentral Africa
Stage of IndustrializationOther Developing Economies
GDP (2016)* 15,144.3 million
MVA (2016)* 643.4 million
MVA per capita (2016)* 136
Share of MVA in GDP (2016) 4%
Major manufacturing activities
(VA in % to total MVA)
1. Food and beverages (75%)
2. Wood products (excl. furniture) (17%)
3. Machinery and equipment n.e.c. ( 8%)
Share of manufactured exports (2014)38%
Competitive Industrial Performance
(CIP rank)
110 (of 148 ranked)
*(at constant 2010 prices in US$)