African Development Indicators 2004 (African Development by The World Bank

By The World Bank

African improvement signs 2004 offers the main particular choice of facts on Africa on hand in a single quantity. It comprises greater than 500 macroeconomic, sectoral, and social signs, overlaying fifty three African nations with information from 1970-2002. The e-book is grouped into 15 chapters: history information; nationwide debts; costs and trade premiums; cash and banking; exterior zone; exterior debt and comparable flows; executive finance; agriculture; strength, communications, and transportation; public firms; exertions strength and employment; reduction flows; social signs; environmental symptoms; and HIPC debt initiative. each one bankruptcy starts off with a quick advent at the nature of the information and their barriers, through a collection of statistical tables, charts, and technical notes that outline the indications and determine their particular resource. incorporated this 12 months are new tables on HIV/AIDS, Communications and Transportation, and the HIPC Debt Initiative. Designed to supply all these attracted to Africa with a centred and handy set of information to observe improvement courses and relief flows within the zone, this can be a useful reference device for analysts and policymakers who need a higher knowing of the industrial and social advancements happening in Africa.

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Because data are continually updated, the statistics here may be different from those in other publications. Shares and ratios are always calculated using current price series; when gross domestic product (GDP) is used as the denominator for these calculations, it is always expressed at market prices (except in Figure 2-3). In all but the final chapter, the data are arranged by indicator to facilitate cross-country comparisons. For country-specific work, data can be arranged to show all indicators together for each country.

2 .. Angola's drop is for weakness in nat. acct. stats. Since 1994, Nigeria's ratios are distorted because the off. ex. rt. used by the Govt. for oil exp. and oil val. added is significantly overvalued. 9 .. 2 .. 5 .. 9 21 National Accounts 2-7. General government consumption Percentage of GDP SUB-SAHARAN AFRICA excluding South Africa excl. Africa & Nigeria Angola Benin Botswana Burkina Faso Burundi Cameroon Cape Verde Central African Republic Chad Comoros Congo, Dem. Rep. of Congo, Rep. of Côte d'Ivoire Djibouti Equatorial Guinea Eritrea Ethiopia Gabon Gambia, The Ghana Guinea Guinea-Bissau Kenya Lesotho Liberia Madagascar Malawi Mali Mauritania Mauritius Mozambique Namibia Niger Nigeria Rwanda São Tomé and Principe Senegal Seychelles Sierra Leone Somalia South Africa Sudan Swaziland Tanzania Togo Uganda Zambia Zimbabwe NORTH AFRICA Algeria Egypt, Arab Rep.

9 .. 4 .. 8 .. 8 .. 6 .. 7 .. 2 .. 7 .. 2 .. 0 .. 4 .. 5 17 National Accounts 2-3. S. dollars, constant 1995 prices SUB-SAHARAN AFRICA excluding South Africa excl. Africa & Nigeria Angola Benin Botswana Burkina Faso Burundi Cameroon Cape Verde Central African Republic Chad Comoros Congo, Dem. Rep. of Congo, Rep. of Côte d'Ivoire Djibouti Equatorial Guinea Eritrea Ethiopia Gabon Gambia, The Ghana Guinea Guinea-Bissau Kenya Lesotho Liberia Madagascar Malawi Mali Mauritania Mauritius Mozambique Namibia Niger Nigeria Rwanda São Tomé and Principe Senegal Seychelles Sierra Leone Somalia South Africa Sudan Swaziland Tanzania Togo Uganda Zambia Zimbabwe NORTH AFRICA Algeria Egypt, Arab Rep.

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