Economy in Gabon

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Economy in Gabon


The continent: Africa
  
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GDP in Gabon


GDP, PPP

34 645 636 089 current international $[?] (2015)
(descending): 118 in the world of 194 (39,69%); 22 in Africa from 52 (59,62%)
28,77 % (5,75 % annual) ↘
min: 12 001 641 597; max: 34 645 636 089; max-min: 22 643 994 492 (65,36%); mid: 23 323 638 843;
11 321 997 246 (32,68%)

GDP

14 262 032 471 current US$[?] (2015)
(descending): 118 in the world of 199 (41,21%); 21 in Africa from 53 (62,26%)
0,677 % (0,135 % annual) ↗
min: 141 468 978; max: 18 186 478 120; max-min: 18 045 009 142 (99,22%); mid: 9 163 973 549;
5 098 058 922 (35,75%)

GDP per capita, PPP

20 081 current international $[?] (2015)
(descending): 68 in the world of 194 (65,46%); 4 in Africa from 52 (94,23%)
20,30 % (4,06 % annual) ↘
min: 12 603; max: 20 081; max-min: 7 478 (37,24%); mid: 16 342;
3 739 (18,62%)

Reserves in Gabon


Total reserves

1 863 120 904 current US$[?] (2015)
(descending): 115 in the world of 184 (38,04%); 22 in Africa from 52 (59,62%)
6,83 % (1,37 % annual) ↘
min: 5 466 940; max: 3 003 573 244; max-min: 2 998 106 304 (99,82%); mid: 1 504 520 092;
358 600 812 (19,25%)

Total reserves

36,55 % of total external debt[?] (2015)
(descending): 60 in the world of 117 (49,57%); 21 in Africa from 47 (57,45%)
88,17 % (17,63 % annual) ↗
min: 0,149; max: 89,87; max-min: 89,72 (99,83%); mid: 45,01;
-8,46 (-23,14%)

Total reserves minus gold

1 863 120 904 current US$[?] (2015)
(descending): 114 in the world of 184 (38,59%); 22 in Africa from 52 (59,62%)
6,83 % (1,37 % annual) ↘
min: 750 324; max: 3 003 573 244; max-min: 3 002 822 920 (99,98%); mid: 1 502 161 784;
360 959 120 (19,37%)

Gross savings

43,47 % of GDP[?] (2005)
(2005) (descending): 12 in the world of 170 (93,53%); 3 in Africa from 45 (95,56%)
4,18 % (0,836 % annual) ↘
min: 12,68; max: 48,84; max-min: 36,17 (74,05%); mid: 30,76;
12,71 (29,24%)

GDP - composition in Gabon


Household consumption

40,80 %[?] (2015)
(descending): 188 in the world of 198 (5,56%); 52 in Africa from 54 (5,56%)

Government consumption

15,80 %[?] (2015)
(descending): 109 in the world of 197 (45,18%); 27 in Africa from 54 (51,85%)

Investment in fixed capital

31,10 %[?] (2015)
(descending): 28 in the world of 194 (86,08%); 15 in Africa from 54 (74,07%)

investment in inventories

0,100 %[?] (2015)
(descending): 98 in the world of 166 (41,57%); 28 in Africa from 46 (41,30%)

exports of goods and services

39,80 %[?] (2015)
(descending): 79 in the world of 196 (60,20%); 12 in Africa from 54 (79,63%)

imports of goods and services

-27,60 %[?] (2015)
(descending): 36 in the world of 195 (82,05%); 7 in Africa from 53 (88,68%)

GDP - composition by sector of origin in Gabon


agriculture

4,50 %[?] (2015)
(descending): 132 in the world of 219 (40,18%); 47 in Africa from 53 (13,21%)

industry

46,40 %[?] (2015)
(descending): 13 in the world of 221 (94,57%); 4 in Africa from 53 (94,34%)

services

49,10 %[?] (2015)
(descending): 179 in the world of 223 (20,18%); 33 in Africa from 54 (40,74%)

GDP growth in Gabon


GDP growth rate

4,01 annual %[?] (2015)
(descending): 59 in the world of 193 (69,95%); 23 in Africa from 52 (57,69%)
76,68 % (15,34 % annual) ↗
min: -24,05; max: 39,49; max-min: 63,54 (160,90%); mid: 7,72;
-3,71 (-92,36%)

GDP per capita growth

1,74 annual %[?] (2015)
(descending): 99 in the world of 193 (49,22%); 25 in Africa from 52 (53,85%)
168,97 % (33,79 % annual) ↗
min: -25,79; max: 36,84; max-min: 62,63 (170,01%); mid: 5,52;
-3,78 (-216,60%)

Final consumption expenditure, etc.

52,63 % of GDP[?] (2015)
(ascending): 10 in the world of 177 (94,92%); 1 in Africa from 49 (100%)
16,15 % (3,23 % annual) ↘
min: 27,02; max: 76,16; max-min: 49,14 (64,52%); mid: 51,59;
1,04 (1,98%)

Foreign direct investment, net outflows

-0,260 % of GDP[?] (2015)
(ascending): 16 in the world of 165 (90,91%); 7 in Africa from 40 (85%)
315,48 % (63,10 % annual) ↘
min: -1,22; max: 6,86; max-min: 8,08 (117,77%); mid: 2,82;
-3,08 (1 183%)

Government expenditure on education, total

3,83 % of GDP[?] (2000)
(2005) (ascending): 166 in the world of 177 (6,78%); 45 in Africa from 49 (10,20%)

Research and development expenditure

0,575 % of GDP[?] (2009)
(2010) (ascending): 74 in the world of 122 (40,16%); 23 in Africa from 28 (21,43%)
60,49 % (12,10 % annual) ↘
min: 0,416; max: 0,575; max-min: 0,159 (27,60%); mid: 0,496;
0,079 (13,80%)

Military expenditure

1,19 % of GDP[?] (2015)
(ascending): 63 in the world of 155 (60%); 18 in Africa from 48 (64,58%)
56,67 % (11,33 % annual) ↗
min: 1,14; max: 1,87; max-min: 0,727 (38,83%); mid: 1,51;
-0,314 (-26,25%)

Health expenditure

3,44 % of GDP[?] (2014)
(ascending): 15 in the world of 190 (92,63%); 5 in Africa from 53 (92,45%)
0,924 % (0,185 % annual) ↘
min: 2,54; max: 4,24; max-min: 1,71 (40,24%); mid: 3,39;
0,048 (1,39%)

Trade

74,39 % of GDP[?] (2015)
(descending): 108 in the world of 187 (42,78%); 25 in Africa from 51 (52,94%)
19,85 % (3,97 % annual) ↗
min: 62,48; max: 145,35; max-min: 82,86 (57,01%); mid: 103,91;
-29,52 (-39,68%)

Trade in services

12,47 % of GDP[?] (2005)
(2010) (descending): 176 in the world of 183 (4,37%); 46 in Africa from 48 (6,25%)

Merchandise trade

56,84 % of GDP[?] (2015)
(descending): 92 in the world of 188 (51,60%); 23 in Africa from 51 (56,86%)
42,96 % (8,59 % annual) ↗
min: 49,75; max: 85,30; max-min: 35,56 (41,68%); mid: 67,52;
-10,68 (-18,79%)

Foreign direct investment, net inflows

4,37 % of GDP[?] (2015)
(descending): 61 in the world of 188 (68,09%); 19 in Africa from 52 (65,38%)
20,56 % (4,11 % annual) ↘
min: -8,59; max: 5,56; max-min: 14,15 (254,41%); mid: -1,51;
5,89 (134,59%)

Natural resources rents

13,12 % of GDP[?] (2015)
(descending): 33 in the world of 177 (81,92%); 20 in Africa from 52 (63,46%)
155,24 % (31,05 % annual) ↗
min: 8,60; max: 65,96; max-min: 57,37 (86,97%); mid: 37,28;
-24,16 (-184,18%)

Public debt

43,50 % GDP[?] (2015)
(ascending): 74 in the world of 178 (58,99%); 20 in Africa from 42 (54,76%)