Economy in Malawi

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Economy in Malawi


The continent: Africa
  
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GDP in Malawi


GDP, PPP

20 376 038 711 current international $[?] (2015)
(descending): 141 in the world of 194 (27,84%); 34 in Africa from 52 (36,54%)
24,67 % (4,93 % annual) ↘
min: 4 539 455 086; max: 20 376 038 711; max-min: 15 836 583 625 (77,72%); mid: 12 457 746 899;
7 918 291 813 (38,86%)

GDP

6 403 820 949 current US$[?] (2015)
(descending): 151 in the world of 199 (24,62%); 36 in Africa from 53 (33,96%)
8,65 % (1,73 % annual) ↗
min: 162 960 131; max: 7 983 556 695; max-min: 7 820 596 565 (97,96%); mid: 4 073 258 413;
2 330 562 536 (36,39%)

GDP per capita, PPP

1 184 current international $[?] (2015)
(descending): 189 in the world of 194 (3,09%); 47 in Africa from 52 (11,54%)
12,19 % (2,44 % annual) ↘
min: 482,46; max: 1 184; max-min: 701,15 (59,24%); mid: 833,03;
350,57 (29,62%)

Reserves in Malawi


Total reserves

617 875 527 current US$[?] (2014)
(descending): 138 in the world of 184 (25,54%); 30 in Africa from 52 (44,23%)
47,34 % (9,47 % annual) ↘
min: 20 298 635; max: 617 875 527; max-min: 597 576 892 (96,71%); mid: 319 087 081;
298 788 446 (48,36%)

Total reserves

37,26 % of total external debt[?] (2014)
(descending): 45 in the world of 117 (62,39%); 16 in Africa from 47 (68,09%)
14,45 % (2,89 % annual) ↘
min: 2,27; max: 37,26; max-min: 34,99 (93,90%); mid: 19,77;
17,49 (46,95%)

Total reserves minus gold

602 394 108 current US$[?] (2014)
(descending): 135 in the world of 184 (27,17%); 30 in Africa from 52 (44,23%)
48,98 % (9,80 % annual) ↘
min: 15 401 320; max: 602 394 108; max-min: 586 992 788 (97,44%); mid: 308 897 714;
293 496 394 (48,72%)

Gross savings

9,22 % of GDP[?] (2015)
(descending): 141 in the world of 164 (14,63%); 30 in Africa from 43 (32,56%)
99,56 % (19,91 % annual) ↗
min: 1,25; max: 21,48; max-min: 20,23 (94,17%); mid: 11,37;
-2,14 (-23,25%)

GDP - composition in Malawi


Household consumption

75,10 %[?] (2015)
(descending): 52 in the world of 198 (74,24%); 21 in Africa from 54 (62,96%)

Government consumption

17,40 %[?] (2015)
(descending): 91 in the world of 197 (54,31%); 21 in Africa from 54 (62,96%)

Investment in fixed capital

11,90 %[?] (2015)
(descending): 179 in the world of 194 (8,25%); 47 in Africa from 54 (14,81%)

investment in inventories

2,60 %[?] (2015)
(descending): 26 in the world of 166 (84,94%); 7 in Africa from 46 (86,96%)

exports of goods and services

42,60 %[?] (2015)
(descending): 71 in the world of 196 (64,29%); 10 in Africa from 54 (83,33%)

imports of goods and services

-49,60 %[?] (2015)
(descending): 124 in the world of 195 (36,92%); 39 in Africa from 53 (28,30%)

GDP - composition by sector of origin in Malawi


agriculture

32 %[?] (2015)
(descending): 17 in the world of 219 (92,69%); 15 in Africa from 53 (73,58%)

industry

17,50 %[?] (2015)
(descending): 168 in the world of 221 (24,43%); 38 in Africa from 53 (30,19%)

services

50,50 %[?] (2015)
(descending): 168 in the world of 223 (25,11%); 28 in Africa from 54 (50%)

GDP growth in Malawi


GDP growth rate

2,83 annual %[?] (2015)
(descending): 104 in the world of 193 (46,63%); 33 in Africa from 52 (38,46%)
143,23 % (28,65 % annual) ↗
min: -10,24; max: 16,73; max-min: 26,97 (161,21%); mid: 3,24;
-0,418 (-14,80%)

GDP per capita growth

-0,280 annual %[?] (2015)
(descending): 158 in the world of 193 (18,65%); 38 in Africa from 52 (28,85%)
1 418 % (283,53 % annual) ↘
min: -10,50; max: 15,57; max-min: 26,07 (167,41%); mid: 2,54;
-2,82 (1 007%)

Costs in Malawi


Expense

18,58 % of GDP[?] (2015)
(ascending): 40 in the world of 140 (72,14%); 15 in Africa from 33 (57,58%)
0,551 % (0,110 % annual) ↘
min: 17,28; max: 22,83; max-min: 5,55 (24,32%); mid: 20,05;
-1,47 (-7,91%)

Final consumption expenditure, etc.

95,19 % of GDP[?] (2015)
(ascending): 147 in the world of 177 (17,51%); 40 in Africa from 49 (20,41%)
6,24 % (1,25 % annual) ↘
min: 79,48; max: 106,01; max-min: 26,53 (25,03%); mid: 92,75;
2,44 (2,57%)

Foreign direct investment, net outflows

-0,080 % of GDP[?] (2015)
(ascending): 22 in the world of 165 (87,27%); 9 in Africa from 40 (80%)
863,89 % (172,78 % annual) ↘
min: -0,080; max: 0,608; max-min: 0,688 (113,09%); mid: 0,264;
-0,344 (431,94%)

Government expenditure on education, total

6,88 % of GDP[?] (2014)
(ascending): 116 in the world of 147 (21,77%); 31 in Africa from 39 (23,08%)
36,66 % (7,33 % annual) ↘
min: 2,42; max: 7,70; max-min: 5,28 (68,54%); mid: 5,06;
1,82 (26,42%)

Military expenditure

0,658 % of GDP[?] (2015)
(ascending): 20 in the world of 155 (87,74%); 9 in Africa from 48 (83,33%)
9,20 % (1,84 % annual) ↗
min: 0,409; max: 1,46; max-min: 1,05 (72,03%); mid: 0,935;
-0,277 (-42,18%)

Health expenditure

11,38 % of GDP[?] (2014)
(ascending): 181 in the world of 190 (5,26%); 52 in Africa from 53 (3,77%)
11,71 % (2,34 % annual) ↘
min: 4,61; max: 12,06; max-min: 7,44 (61,73%); mid: 8,33;
3,04 (26,75%)

Income in Malawi


Tax revenue

15,17 % of GDP[?] (2015)
(descending): 86 in the world of 142 (40,14%); 18 in Africa from 35 (51,43%)
1,34 % (0,268 % annual) ↗
min: 13,56; max: 15,93; max-min: 2,38 (14,92%); mid: 14,75;
0,424 (2,79%)

Trade

64,85 % of GDP[?] (2015)
(descending): 129 in the world of 187 (31,55%); 33 in Africa from 51 (37,25%)
11,10 % (2,22 % annual) ↘
min: 41,90; max: 91,38; max-min: 49,48 (54,15%); mid: 66,64;
-1,79 (-2,76%)

Trade in services

6,25 % of GDP[?] (2014)
(descending): 167 in the world of 179 (7,26%); 42 in Africa from 47 (12,77%)
26,35 % (5,27 % annual) ↘
min: 3,97; max: 20,41; max-min: 16,44 (80,53%); mid: 12,19;
-5,95 (-95,24%)

Merchandise trade

67,25 % of GDP[?] (2015)
(descending): 70 in the world of 188 (63,30%); 14 in Africa from 51 (74,51%)
30,77 % (6,15 % annual) ↘
min: 31,53; max: 74,60; max-min: 43,07 (57,74%); mid: 53,07;
14,19 (21,09%)

Foreign direct investment, net inflows

8,05 % of GDP[?] (2015)
(descending): 33 in the world of 188 (82,98%); 10 in Africa from 52 (82,69%)
82,67 % (16,53 % annual) ↘
min: -1,30; max: 10,18; max-min: 11,48 (112,79%); mid: 4,44;
3,61 (44,84%)

Natural resources rents

9,61 % of GDP[?] (2015)
(descending): 45 in the world of 177 (75,14%); 27 in Africa from 52 (50%)
39,97 % (7,99 % annual) ↘
min: 5,71; max: 10,06; max-min: 4,35 (43,27%); mid: 7,88;
1,73 (17,95%)

Public debt

61,20 % GDP[?] (2015)
(ascending): 118 in the world of 178 (34,27%); 32 in Africa from 42 (26,19%)