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Country Population July 2016 GDP per Capita (PPP) 2016 Inflation 2016 Capital City Children born per woman 2016 Exports 2016 Exports as % of GDP GDP Growth 2016 GDP Official Exchange Rate 2015 GDP (PPP) 2016 Imports 2016 Imports as % of GDP Industrial Growth Rate 2016 Internet Users 2015 Labour Force Largest City Population 2015 Largest Sea Port Life Expectancy 2016 Literacy Rate Median Age 2016 Mobile Phones 2015 Phone Land Lines 2015 Population Growth Rate 2016 Pop. Below Poverty Line Unemployment Rate Urban Population 2015
Algeria 40.3 million $15,000 6.7 Algiers 2.7400 $ 26,910,000,000 25.1% 3.6% $ 168.3 billion $ 609,400,000,000 $ 44,600,000,000 37.4% 0.5% 15.1 million 11.8 million Algiers; 2,594,000 Algiers 76 80.2% 27 45.9 million 3.3 million 1.77% 23% (2006 est) 12.4% 70.7%
Angola 25.8 million $6,800 26.9 Luanda 5.3100 $ 30,040,000,000 35.3% 0% $ 91.94 billion $ 187,300,000,000 $ 19,670,000,000 36.2% 0.9% 2.4 million 10.9 million Luanda; 5,506,000 Luanda 56 71.1% 18 13.9 million 284,925 2.72% 40.5% (2006 est) n/a 44%
Benin 10.7 million $2,200 1% Porto-Novo 4.8600 $ 1,713,000,000 24.3% 4.6% $ 8.93 billion $ 24,310,000,000 $ 2,591,000,000 33.3% 4.2% 709,000 3.7 million Abomey-Calavi; 757,000 Cotonou 61 38.4% 18 9.3 million 194,666 2.75% 37.4% (2007 est) n/a 44%
Botswana 2.2 million $16,900 3.4% Gaborone 2.3000 $ 6,448,000,000 52.4% 3.1% $ 10.95 billion $ 36,510,000,000 $ 7,194,000,000 52% 2.5% 600,000 117.7 million Gaborone; 247,000 Durban (South Africa) 54 88.5% 23 3.5 million 160,490 1.19% 30.3% (2003 est) 20% 57.4%
Burkina Faso 19.5 million $1,800 1.4% Ouagadougou 5.7900 $ 2,771,000,000 34.5% 5.2% $ 12.01 billion $ 32,990,000,000 $ 2,872,000,000 31% 4.2% 2.2 million 7.7 million Ouagadougou; 2,741,000 Cotonou (Benin) 55 36% 17 14.4 million 75,075 3.01% 46.7% (2009 est) 77% 29.9%
Burundi 11.1 million $800 6.5% Bujumbura 6.0400 $ 132,400,000 7.5% -0.5% $ 2.742 billion $ 7,892,000,000 $ 683,400,000 32.6% 0.8% 523,000 5.3 million Bujumbura; 751,000 Dar es Salaam (Tanzania) 60 85.6% 17 5.0 million 21,774 3.26% 68% (2002 est) n/a 12.1%
Cameroon 24.4 million $3,300 2.4% Yaounde 4.7000 $ 5,559,000,000 20.3% 4.8% $ 30.87 billion $ 77,240,000,000 $ 6,630,000,000 32.1% 5.2% 4.9 million 9.6 million Yaounde; 3,066,000 Douala 58 75% 18 16.8 million 1.1 million 2.58% 48% (2000 est) 30% 54.4%
Cape Verde 553,432 $6,700 0.7% Praia 2.2600 $ 148,200,000 32.9% 3.6% $ 1.684 billion $ 3,583,000,000 $ 618,100,000 35.6% 1.9% 235,000 196,100 Praia; 145,000 Porto Grande 72 87.6% 24 646,000 58,456 1.35% 30% (2000 est) 12% 65.5%
Central African Rep 5.5 million $700 3.3% Bangui 4.3600 $ 77,000,000 12.7% 5.2% $ 1.782 billion $ 3,206,000,000 $ 375,300,000 40.5% 3.5% 246,000 2.4 million Bangui; 794,000 Douala (Cameroon) 52 36.8% 19 982,000 1,000 2.12% n/a 8% 40%
Chad 11.9 million $2,600 3.8% N'Djamena 4.4500 $ 4,053,000,000 25.3% -1.1% $ 10.44 billion $ 30,590,000,000 $ 3,075,000,000 32.3% -5% 314,000 5.5 million N'djamena; 1,260,000 Douala (Cameroon) 50 40.2% 17 5.5 million 17,029 1.88% 46.7% (2011 est) n/a 22.5%
Congo 4.9 million $6,800 2.3% Brazzaville 4.6300 $ 4,777,000,000 44.5% 1.7% % 8.834 billion $ 30,270,000,000 $ 3,447,000,000 53.9% 3.5% 362,000 1.8 million Brazzaville; 1,888,000 Pointe Noire 59 79.3% 19 5.2 million 17,000 2.06% 46.5% (2011 est) 53% 65.4%
Dem. Rep. Congo 81.3 million $800 1.6% Kinshasa 4.5300 $ 9,316,000,000 23.7% 3.9% $39.82 billion $ 66,010,000,000 $ 10,200,000,000 32.3% 1.2% 3.0 million 31.1 million Kinshasa; 11,587,000 Banana 57 63.8% 18 37,753 59,534 2.42% 63% (2012 est) n/a 42.5%
Djibouti 846,687 $3,400 3% Djibouti 2.3500 $ 146,100,000 34.8% 6.5% $ 1.894 billion $ 3,345,000,000 $ 992,000,000 69.9% 4.7% 99,000 294,600 Djibouti; 529,000 Djibouti 63 67,9% 23 312,000 23,000 2.18% 23% (2015 est) 60% 77.3%
Egypt 94.7 million $12,100 12.1% Cairo 3.5300 $ 14,730,000,000 12.7% 3.8% $ 342.8 billion $ 1,105,000,000,000 $ 50,070,000,000 21.6% 0.6% 31.8 million 32.0 million Cairo; 18,772,000 Port Said 72 73.8% 23 94.0 million 6.2 million 2.51% 25.2% (2011 est) 13.1% 43.1%
Equatorial Guinea 759,451 $38,700 3.1% Malabo 4.4800 $ 5,064,000,000 53.4% -9.9% $ 11.64 billion $ 31,770,000,000 $ 3,030,000,000 54.5% 6.7% 158,000 195,200 Malabo; 145,000 Bata 64 95.3% 19 533,000 11,334 2.48% n/a 22,30% 39.9%
Eritrea 5.9 million $1,300 11.8% Asmara (Asmera) 4.0400 $ 485,200,000 9.7% 3.7% $ 5.352 billion $ 9,169,000,000 $ 1,022,000,000 22.8% 12.2% 71,000 2.6 million Asmara; 804,000 Massawa 64 73.8% 19 475,000 66,000 0.81% 50% (2004 est) 8.6% 22.6%
Ethiopia 102.4 million $1,900 9.1% Addis Ababa 5.0700 $ 2,932,000,000 8.7% 6.5% $ 69.22 billion $ 174,700,000,000 $ 14,700,000,000 22.3% 9% 11.5 million 51.0 million Addis; Ababa; 3,238,000 Djibouti (Djibouti) 62 49.1% 17 42.3 million 890,642 2.88% 29.6% (2014 est) 17.5% 19.5%
Gabon 1.7 million $19,300 1.1% Libreville 4.4300 $ 4,395,000,000 39.8% 3.2% $ 14.56 billion $ 36,220,000,000 $ 3,002,000,000 27.6% -1.5% 401,000 674,700 Libreville; 707,000 Port Gentil 52 83.2% 18 3.0 million 18,758 1.92% n/a 21% 87.2%
Gambia 2.0 million $1,700 7.4% Banjul 3.6300 $ 120,000,000 24.8% 2.3% $ 886 million $ 3,387,000,000 $ 363,900,000 32.8% 1.2% 337,000 777,100 Banjul; 504,000 Banjul 64 55.5% 20 2.6 million 45,000 2.11% 48.4% (2010 est) n/a 59.6%
Ghana 26.9 million $4,400 17.8% Accra 4.0300 $ 10,250,000,000 36.7% 3.3% $ 42.76 billion $ 120,800,000,000 $ 13,730,000,000 48.2% -0.5% 6.2 million 12.0 million Kumasi; 2,599,000 Tema 66 76.6% 21 35.0 million 275,570 2.18% 24.2% (2013 est) 5.2% 54%
Guinea 12.1 million $1,300 7.9% Conakry 4.8200 $ 1,705,000,000 23.5% 3.8% $ 6.754 billion $ 16,080,000,000 $ 2,185,000,000 42.4% 6.2% 554,000 5.4 million Conakry; 1,936,000 Conakry 60 30.4% 18 10.8 million 18,000 2.62% 47% (2006 est) n/a 37.2%
Guinea Bissau 1.8 million $1,600 1.5% Bissau 4.1600 $ 163,200,000 20.7% 4.8% $ 1.168 billion $ 2,851,000,000 $ 196,800,000 30.4% 0.7% 61,000 731,300 Bissau; 492,000 Bissau 50 59.9% 20 1.2 million 5,000 1.88% 67% (2015 est) n/a 49.3%
Côte-d'Ivoire 23.7 million $3,600 1.2% Yamoussoukro 3.4600 $1,730,000,000 43.3% 8% $ 34.65 billion $ 87,120,000,000 $ 8,966,000,000 42.2% 8.5% 4.9 million 8.5 million Abidjan; 4,860,000 Abidjan 58 43.1% 20 25.4 million 277,248 1.88% 42% (2006 est) n/a 54.2%
Kenya 46.8 million $3,400 6.1% Nairobi 3.1400 $ 6,363,000,000 15.2% 6% $ 69.17 billion $ 152,700,000,000 $ 16,340,000,000 28% 6.6% 21.0 million 18.7 million Nairobi; 3,915,000 Mombassa 64 78% 19 37.7 million 85,496 1.81% 43.4% (2012 est) 40% 25.6%
Lesotho 2.0 million $3,100 8.3% Maseru 2.6800 $ 851,600,000 40.9% 2.4% $ 1.806 billion $ 6,019,000,000 $ 1,688,000,000 67.1% 0.7% 313,000 919,900 Maseru; 267,000 Durban (South Africa) 53 79.4% 24 2.2 million 45,364 0.3% 57.1% (2010 est) 28.1% 27.3%
Liberia 4.3 million $900 6.3 Monrovia 4.6000 $ 363,900,000 25% 2% $ 2.168 billion $ 3,881,000,000 $ 1,250,000,000 94.9% 2.4% 248,000 1.7 million Monrovia; 1,264,000 Monrovia 59 47.6% 18 3.7 million 9,000 2.44% 63.8% (2007 est) 85% 49.7%
Libya 6.5 million $14,200 13% Tripoli (Tarabulus) 2.0400 $ 10,650,000,000 32.3% -3.3% $ 39.39 billion $ 90,890,000,000 $ 9,551,000,000 43.1% -6.7% 1.2 million 1.2 million Tripoli; 1,126,000 Tripoli 76 91% 28 9.9 million 632,000 1.8% NA 48.7% 78.6%
Madagascar 24.4 million $1,500 9.2% Antananarivo 4.1200 $ 2,266,000,000 31.3% 4.1% $ 9.74 billion $ 37,490,000,000 $ 2,717,000,000 42.8% 3.7% 994,000 13.0 million Antananarivo; 2,610,000 Toamasina 65 64.7% 19 11.2 million 253,000 2.54% 75.3% (2010 est) 3.6% 35.1%
Malawi 18.6 million $1,100 23.5% Lilongwe 5.5400 $ 1,277,000,000 42.6% 2.7% $ 5.474 billion $ 21,230,000,000 $ 2,578,000,000 49.6% 4% 1.7 million 5.7 million Lilongwe; 905,000 Beira (Mozambique) 61 65.8% 16 6.1 million 45,678 3.32% 52.4% (2004 est) n/a 16.3%
Mali 17.5 million $2,300 -0.3% Bamako 5.9500 $ 2,790,000,000 23.5% 5.3% $ 14.1 billion $ 38,090,000,000 $ 2,904,000,000 29.6% 1.5% 1.8 million 6.3 million Bamako; 2,515,000 Conakry (Guinea) 55 38.7% 16 22.7 million 169,006 2.96% 36.1% (2005 est) 30% 39.9%
Malta 415,196 $37,900 1.3% Valletta 1.5500 $ 2,915,000,000 135.6% 4.1% $ 10.46 billion $ 16,320,000,000 $ 4,479,000,000 132.5% 5.9% (2015 est) 315,000 201,600 Valetta: 197,000 Marsaxlokk (Malta Freeport) 80 94.4% 41 558,000 230,226 0.29% 15.9% (2014 est) 4.6% 95.4%
Mauritania 3.7 million $4,400 3.5% Nouakchott 3.9300 $ 1,212,000,000 25.7% 3.2% $ 4.718 billion $ 16,710,000,000 $ 1,643,000,000 61.8% -1.2% 547,000 1.4 million Nouakchott; 968,000 Nouadhibou 63 52.1% 20 3.6 million 51,294 2.2% 40% (2004 est) 31% 59.9%
Mauritius 1.3 million $20,500 1.1% Port Louis 1.7500 $ 2,676,000,000 50.7% 3.5% $ 11.74 billion $ 25,850,000,000 $ 4,355,000,000 59.8% 2.8% 672,000 624,700 Port; Louis; 135,000 Port Louis 75 90.6% 34 1.8 million 380,000 0.61% 8% (2006 est) 7.8% 39.7%
Morocco 33.7 million $8,400 1.8% Rabat 2.1200 $ 18,720,000,000 34.4% 1.8% $ 104.9 billion $ 282,800,000,000 $ 33,150,000,000 42.5% 1.6% 19.0 million 12.2 million Casablanca; 3,515,000 Casablanca 76 68.5% 28 43.1 million 2.2 million 0.99% 15% (2007 est) 9.9% 60.2%
Mozambique 25.9 million $1,200 17.1% Maputo 5.1500 $ 3,132,000,000 31.3% 4.5% $ 12.05 billion $ 35,310,000,000 $ 5,151,000,000 63.3% 2.1% 2.3 million 13.3 million Maputo; 1,187,000 Maputo 53 58.8% 17 20.1 million 89,292 2.45% 52% (2009 est) 17% 32.2%
Namibia 2.4 million $11,800 6.8% Windhoek 3.3600 $ 4,185,000,000 45.8% 4.2% $ 10.18 billion $ 27,040,000,000 $ 6,888,000,000 71.1% 4.6% 493,000 1.2 million Windhoek; 368,000 Walvis Bay 63 81.9% 21 2.4 million 182,507 1.98% 28.7% (2010 est) 28.1% 46.7%
Niger 18.6 million $1,100 1.1% Niamey 6.6200 $ 1,100,000,000 16.7% 5.2% $ 7.566 billion $ 20,270,000,000 $ 1,916,000,000 38.5% 4.8% 401,000 6.5 million Niamey; 1,090,000 Cotonou (Benin) 55 19.1% 15 9.0 million 110,000 3.22% 63% (1993 est) 5.1% 18.7%
Nigeria 186.1 million $5,900 15.3% Abuja 5.1300 $ 33,270,000,000 9% -1.7% $ 415.1 billion $ 1,089,000,000,000 $ 36,400,000,000 10.1% -4.7% 86.1 million 58.8 million Lagos; 13,123,000 Lagos 53 59.6% 18 150.8 million 187,155 2.44% 70% (2010 est) 23.9% 47.8%
Rwanda 13.0 million $1,900 4.6% Kigali 4.4600 $ 674,900,000 13.6% 2.53% $ 8.341 billion $ 21,970,000,000 $ 1,961,000,000 29.8% 6.9% 2.3 million 6.0 million Kigali; 1,257,000 Dar es Salaam (Tanzania) 60 70.5% 19 8.8 million 16,983 2.53% 39.1% (2015 est) n/a 28.8%
São Tomé and Principe 197,541 $3,300 5.1% Sao Tome 4.4000 $ 11,000,000 9.6% 4% $ 351 million $ 694,000,000 $ 116,800,000 58.7% 4.5% 50,000 70,620 Sao Tome; 71,000 Sao Tome 64 74.9% 18 132,000 7,000 1.78% 66.2% (2009 est) 13.5% 65.1%
Senegal 14.3 million $2,600 1.6% Dakar 4.3600 $ 2,443,000,000 26.5% 6.6% $ 14.87 billion $ 39,720,000,000 $ 5,001,000,000 44% 7.5% 3.0 million 6.7 million Dakar; 3,520,000 Dakar 61 57.7% 18 15.0 million 300,219 2.42% 46.7% (2011 est) 48% 43.7%
Seychelles 93,186 $28,000 -0.5% Victoria 1.8600 $ 422,300,000 63.4% 4.9% $ 1.419 billion $ 2,608,000 $ 873,700,000 82% 2.7% 54,000 39,560 Victoria; 26,000 Port Victoria 74 91.8% 34 148,000 21,341 0.8% n/a 3% 53.9%
Sierra Leone 6.0 million $1,700 7.1% Freetown 4.7600 $ 886,400,000 15.2% 4.3% $ 4.289 billion $ 10,640,000,000 $ 1,303,000,000 42.2% 14% 147,000 2.7 million Freetown; 1,007,000 Freetown 58 48.1% 19 5.7 million 17,000 2.36% 70.2% (2004 est) 9.1% 39.9%
Somalia 10.8 million $400 -71.1% Mogadishu 5.8900 $ 819,000,000 0.3% 2.60% $ 5.8 billion (2014 est) $ 4,431,000,000 $ 3,482,000,000 1.7% 3.5% (2014 est) 187,000 3.1 million Mogadishu; 2,138,000 Berbera 52 37,8% 17 5.8 million 51,000 1.92% n/a n/a 39.6%
South Africa 54.3 million $13,200 6.5% Pretoria 2.3100 $ 83,160,000,000 34.9% 0.1% $ 280.4 billion $ 763,300,000,000 $ 85,030,000,000 33.4% -1% 27.9 million 21.7 million Johannesburg; 9,399,000 Durban 63 94.3% 26 85.2 million 4.1 million 0.99% 35.9% (2012 est) 26.8% 64.8%
South Sudan 12.5 million $1,700 476% Juba 5.1900 n/a 64.9% -13.1% $ 2.628 billion $ 20,880,000,000 n/a 27.2% n/a n/a n/a Juba; 321,000 Mombassa (Kenya) n/a 27,0% 17 2.9 million 150 3.92% 50.6% (2009 est) n/a 18.8%
Sudan 36.7 million $4,500 17.6% Khartoum 3.6800 $ 3,703,000,000 7.1% 3.1% $ 94.3 billion $ 176,300,000,000 $ 9,345,000,000 12.5% 2.5% 9.6 million 11.9 million Khartoum; 5,129,000 Port Sudan 64 75.9% 19 27.9 million 118,954 1.69% 46.5% (2009 est) 13.6% 33.8%
Swaziland 1.5 million $9800 8.8% Mbabane 2.7400 $ 1,717,000,000 34.5% 0.5% $ 3.43 billion $ 11,060,000,000 $ 1,655,000,000 45.2% 2.8% 436,000 446,100 Mbabane; 66,000 Durban (South Africa) 51 87.5% 21 941,000 43,000 1.1% 69% (2006 est) 40% 21.3%
Tanzania 52.5 million $3,100 5.2% Dar es Salaam 4.8300 $ 5,985,000,000 22.9% 7.2% $ 46.7 billion $ 150,600,000,000 $ 9,976,000,000 29.2% 6% 2.7 million 70.0 million Dar es Salaam: 5,116,000 Dar es Salaam 62 70.6% 17 39.7 million 142,819 2.77% 67.9% (2011 est) n/a 31.6%
Togo 7.8 million $1,500 2.2% Lome 4.4300 $ 1,200,000,000 49.3% 5.3% $ 4.52 billion $ 11,610,000,000 $ 1,852,000,000 93.5% 7.1% 538,000 2.6 million Lome; 956,000 Lome 65 66.5% 19 4.7 million 52,690 2.66% 32% (1989 est) n/a 40%
Tunisia 11.1 million $11,700 3.8% Tunis 1.9800 $ 12,880,000,000 37.4% 1.5% $ 42.39 billion $ 130,800,000,000 $ 17,750,000,000 49.5% 1.1% 5.4 million 4.0 million Tunis; 1,993,000 Rades 76 81.8% 32 14.6 million 943,508 0.86% 15.5% (2010 est) 15.4% 66.8%
Uganda 38.3 million $2,100 5.6% Kampala 5.8000 $ 2,723,000,000 20.5% 4.9% $ 25.61 billion $ 84,930,000,000 $ 4,677,000,000 28.7% 5% 7.1 million 19.0 million Kampala; 1,936,000 Mombassa (Kenya) 55 78.4% 15 20.2 million 328,811 3.22% 19.7% (2013 est) 9.4% 16.1%
Western Sahara 587,020 $2,500 n/a Laayoune 3.9300 n/a n/a n/a n/a $ 906,500,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a 144,000 Laayoune; 262,000 Laayoune 63 n/a 21 n/a n/a 2.76% n/a n/a 80.9%
Zambia 15.5 million $3,900 20.7% Lusaka 5.6700 $ 6,609,000,000 43.8% 3% $ 20.57 billion $ 65,170,000,000 $ 6,752,000,000 45.7% 0.2% 3.2 million 7.1 million Lusaka; 2,179,000 Beira (Mozambique) 52 63.4% 16 11.6 million 116,165 2.94% 60.5% (2010 est) 15% 40.9%
Zimbabwe 14.5 million $2,000 1.6% Harare 3.5000 $ 3,257,000,000 24.4% -0.3% $ 14.19 billion $ 28,330,000,000 $ 5,738,000,000 46.6% -3% 2.3 million 8.1 million Harare; 1,501,000 Beira (Mozambique) 58 86.5% 20 12.8 million 33,702 2.2% 72.3% (2012 est) 95% 32.4%

* All economic data has been compiled by KIMCO using information from the CIA world factbook.

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