Metadata
Area 17,363 sq km
Population (2016 est) 1.3 million
Geographical groupSouthern Africa
Stage of IndustrializationOther Developing Economies
GDP (2016)* 5,189.4 million
MVA (2016)* 1,863.8 million
MVA per capita (2016)* 1,429
Share of MVA in GDP (2016) 36%
Major manufacturing activities
(VA in % to total MVA)
1. Food and beverages (86%)
2. Wearing apparel, fur ( 5%)
3. Non-metallic mineral products ( 2%)
Share of manufactured exports (2014) -
Competitive Industrial Performance
(CIP rank)
81 (of 148 ranked)
*(at constant 2010 prices in US$)