Economy

Africa. Household consumption expenditure, 1970-2015

Africa. Household consumption expenditure, 1970-2015
yearmlrd. $per capita, $mlrd. $growth, %share, %
current pricesconstant prices 1970World
197062.0169.962.0 3.2
197169.9186.766.26.83.3
197278.3203.668.94.03.2
197393.0235.871.63.93.1
1974114.8283.577.48.23.4
1975136.0326.979.02.03.6
1976144.3337.780.92.43.5
1977165.2376.582.92.53.6
1978198.7440.486.24.03.7
1979219.9473.787.21.13.5
1980271.7569.488.11.13.9
1981279.0568.595.17.93.9
1982272.3539.696.11.03.8
1983283.9546.799.93.93.8
1984282.0527.9100.40.523.7
1985276.1502.9103.83.43.5
1986262.9465.5105.41.52.9
1987272.3468.9106.81.32.6
1988299.8501.9111.14.12.6
1989304.0495.3117.96.12.5
1990333.4528.8119.31.22.5
1991344.0531.1123.63.62.4
1992369.3555.1121.7-1.52.4
1993360.4527.6122.30.522.3
1994342.5488.5124.21.52.1
1995382.8531.8128.93.82.1
1996395.2535.8139.07.92.1
1997416.8551.1144.03.62.2
1998424.7548.0148.02.82.3
1999423.4533.9151.32.22.2
2000406.8500.7151.0-0.202.0
2001401.5482.2170.913.22.0
2002425.1498.1178.74.62.0
2003500.6572.4186.34.22.1
2004592.5660.8182.0-2.32.3
2005689.0749.8186.62.52.5
2006751.7798.0195.24.62.5
2007916.9949.2226.015.82.7
20081 017.11 026.9222.3-1.62.8
20091 039.11 022.2247.611.42.9
20101 151.91 104.8251.71.73.0
20111 283.01 199.4259.53.13.1
20121 364.41 243.5275.06.03.2
20131 490.71 323.8290.85.73.4
20141 611.81 395.4298.32.63.6
20151 546.51 306.0308.43.43.6

Picture. Africa. Household consumption expenditure, mlrd. $, 1970-2015
Picture. Africa. Household consumption expenditure, per capita, $, 1970-2015
Picture. Africa. Household consumption expenditure, growth, %, 1970-2015

Africa. Household consumption expenditure, rating, 2015
#countriesmlrd. $%
Africa1 546.5100
subregions
1North Africa512.033.1
2West Africa489.931.7
3East Africa222.114.4
4Southern Africa208.413.5
5Central Africa114.17.4
countries
1 Nigeria385.624.9
2 Egypt259.816.8
3 South Africa189.512.3
4 Sudan74.44.8
5 Algeria68.14.4
6 Morocco60.43.9
7 Kenya50.33.3
8 Angola44.22.9
9 Ethiopia41.52.7
10 Tunisia30.32.0
11 Tanzania28.61.9
12 Democratic Republic of the Congo26.61.7
13 Ghana24.71.6
14 Cameroon22.21.4
15 Ivory Coast19.71.3
16 Uganda19.31.2
17 Libya19.11.2
18 South Sudan12.10.78
19 Zimbabwe11.70.76
20 Senegal10.50.68
21 Zambia10.40.67
22 Mozambique10.00.65
23 Mali9.60.62
24 Mauritius8.50.55
25 Madagascar8.40.54
26 Guinea8.00.51
27 Chad7.50.49
28 Namibia7.20.46
29 Botswana7.10.46
30 Rwanda6.50.42
31 Burkina Faso6.20.40
32 Benin5.70.37
33 Gabon5.20.34
34 Malawi5.10.33
35 Niger4.80.31
36 Sierra Leone4.30.28
37 Eritrea3.80.25
38 Equatorial Guinea3.60.24
39 Togo3.10.20
40 Swaziland2.90.19
41 Republic of the Congo2.90.19
42 Mauritania2.60.17
43 Burundi2.50.16
44 Liberia2.50.16
45 Lesotho1.80.11
46 Central African Republic1.60.10
47 Djibouti1.20.075
48 Cape Verde1.00.066
49 Somalia0.970.063
50 The Gambia0.860.055
51 Guinea-Bissau0.800.052
52 Seychelles0.650.042
53 Comoros0.580.037
54 São Tomé and Príncipe0.290.019

Picture. Africa, leaders. Household consumption expenditure, %, 2015

Africa, subregions

Africa, subregions. Household consumption expenditure, %, 1970-2015
subregions197019801990200020102015
North Africa23.824.833.939.830.933.1
West Africa27.435.419.518.029.131.7
East Africa21.215.014.613.713.214.4
Southern Africa18.716.322.222.620.913.5
Central Africa9.08.59.95.95.97.4
Africa100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0

Africa, subregions. Household consumption expenditure, per capita, $, 1970-2015
subregions197019801990200020102015
Southern Africa455.31 343.81 756.71 789.74 075.83 327.6
North Africa170.7604.6774.9908.61 750.32 292.6
West Africa160.2700.1360.0311.31 087.61 386.9
Central Africa136.1434.3467.0248.7521.4751.0
East Africa123.5285.9253.7220.7445.8564.7

Picture. Africa, subregions. Household consumption expenditure, %, 2015

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