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Construction in Eastern Africa

Construction of Eastern Africa, 1970-2015

During 1970-2015 construction of Eastern Africa in current prices grew by 23.3 billion US dollars (in 36.0 times) to 23.9 billion US dollars; change occurred by 1.8 billion US dollars by increasing of people by 286.9 million, as well as by 21.5 billion US dollars by increasing of construction per capita by 54.6 US dollars. The average annual growth of construction of Eastern Africa was 0.52 billion US dollars or 8.3%. The average annual growth of construction of Eastern Africa in constant prices was 4.8%. Share in the world increased by 0.28%. Share in Africa increased by 7.5%. Minimal construction was in 1970 (0.66 billion US dollars). Maximal construction was in 2015 (23.9 billion US dollars).

During 1970-2015 construction per capita in Eastern Africa rose by 54.6 US dollars (in 9.7 times) to 60.9 US dollars. The average annual growth of construction per capita in current prices was 1.2 US dollars or 5.2%.

Construction of Eastern Africa, 1970

Construction of Eastern Africa in 1970 was 0.66 billion US dollars. Share of Eastern Africa in the world construction was 0.31%.

Construction per capita in Eastern Africa in 1970 was worth 6.3 US dollars. Construction per capita in Eastern Africa was less than construction per capita in the World (58.4 US dollars) by 52.2 US dollars.

Construction of Eastern Africa in 1970 consisted of construction of Ethiopia (16.4%), construction of Mozambique (16.2%), construction of Zimbabwe (15.8%), construction of Tanzania (15.6%), construction of Kenya (13.5%), and others (22.5%).

Construction of Eastern Africa, 2015

Construction of Eastern Africa in 2015 was 23.9 billion US dollars. Share of Eastern Africa in the world construction was 0.59%.

Construction per capita in Eastern Africa in 2015 was worth 60.9 US dollars. Construction per capita in Eastern Africa was less than construction per capita in the World (550.1 US dollars) by 489.3 US dollars.

Construction of Eastern Africa in 2015 consisted of construction of Tanzania (26%), construction of Ethiopia (25.3%), construction of Kenya (12.8%), construction of Zambia (9.5%), construction of Uganda (7.7%), and others (18.7%).

Size of construction in Eastern Africa

Construction in Eastern Africa, bln. US dollars
Prices197019801990200020102015
current prices0.661.72.22.912.023.9
constant prices19700.660.730.841.23.35.6
20051.92.12.43.49.315.7
Picture. Eastern Africa: construction Picture. Construction: share of Eastern Africa in the world Picture. Eastern Africa: share of construction in economy

Growth of construction in Eastern Africa

Picture. Eastern Africa: construction, growth Picture. Eastern Africa: construction, growth

construction per capita in Eastern Africa

Picture. Eastern Africa: construction per capita Picture. Eastern Africa: construction per capita

Rating of construction in Eastern Africa

Rating of construction in Eastern Africa, 2015
#Areabln. US dollars%
Eastern Africa23.9100
countries
1 Tanzania6.226.0
2 Ethiopia6.125.3
3 Kenya3.112.8
4 Zambia2.39.5
5 Uganda1.87.7
6 South Sudan0.863.6
7 Eritrea0.733.0
8 Rwanda0.592.5
9 Mauritius0.451.9
10 Zimbabwe0.421.7
11 Mozambique0.341.4
12 Madagascar0.291.2
13 Malawi0.281.2
14 Djibouti0.220.93
15 Burundi0.110.44
16 Somalia0.0490.21
17 Seychelles0.0430.18
18 Comoros0.0150.062
Picture. Eastern Africa: structure of construction by leaders, 2015, %

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