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Final consumption expenditure in Malawi

Consumption expenditure of Malawi, 1970-2015

During 1970-2015 consumption expenditure of Malawi in current prices increased by 5.5 billion US dollars (in 14.3 times) to 6.0 billion US dollars; change occurred by 1.1 billion US dollars by increasing of people by 12.6 million, as well as by 4.4 billion US dollars by increasing of consumption expenditure per capita by 255.8 US dollars. The average annual growth of consumption expenditure of Malawi was 0.12 billion US dollars or 6.1%. The average annual growth of consumption expenditure of Malawi in constant prices was 4.0%. Share in the world decreased by 0.0059%. Share in Africa fell by 0.19%. Minimal consumption expenditure was in 1970 (0.42 billion US dollars). Maximal consumption expenditure was in 2011 (7.0 billion US dollars).

During 1970-2015 consumption expenditure per capita in Malawi grew by 255.8 US dollars (in 3.8 times) to 346.7 US dollars. The average annual growth of consumption expenditure per capita in current prices was 5.7 US dollars or 3.0%.

Change of consumption expenditure of Malawi described by linear regression model: y=0.11x-218.3, where y - estimated value of consumption expenditure of Malawi, x - year. Correlation rate = 0.864. Determination rate = 0.747.

Consumption expenditure of Malawi, 1970

Consumption expenditure of Malawi in 1970 was equal to 0.42 billion US dollars, ranked 108th in the world and was on par with consumption expenditure of Burkina Faso (0.43 bln. US dollars), consumption expenditure of Haiti (0.42 bln. US dollars), consumption expenditure of Bahamas (0.42 bln. US dollars), consumption expenditure of Paraguay (0.42 bln. US dollars), consumption expenditure of Niger (0.41 bln. US dollars), consumption expenditure of Sierra Leone (0.40 bln. US dollars), consumption expenditure of Iceland (0.39 bln. US dollars). Share of Malawi in the world consumption expenditure was 0.017%.

Consumption expenditure per capita in Malawi in 1970 was worth 90.8 US dollars, ranked 168th in the world and was on par with consumption expenditure per capita in India (95.1 US dollars), consumption expenditure per capita in Bangladesh (94.7 US dollars), consumption expenditure per capita in Comoros (94.3 US dollars), consumption expenditure per capita in Lesotho (93.3 US dollars), consumption expenditure per capita in Myanmar (92.9 US dollars), consumption expenditure per capita in Niger (91.4 US dollars), consumption expenditure per capita in Somalia (90.2 US dollars), consumption expenditure per capita in Iraq (89.9 US dollars), consumption expenditure per capita in Haiti (89.4 US dollars), consumption expenditure per capita in Chad (89.1 US dollars), consumption expenditure per capita in Benin (86.7 US dollars), consumption expenditure per capita in Nepal (84.8 US dollars). Consumption expenditure per capita in Malawi was less than consumption expenditure per capita in the World (678.2 US dollars) by 587.4 US dollars.

Comparison of consumption expenditure in Malawi and the neighbors in 1970. Consumption expenditure of Malawi was less than consumption expenditure of Mozambique (3.8 billion US dollars), consumption expenditure of Tanzania (1.8 billion US dollars), consumption expenditure of Zimbabwe (1.6 billion US dollars), consumption expenditure of Zambia (1.0 billion US dollars). Consumption expenditure per capita in Malawi was less than consumption expenditure per capita in Mozambique (409.9 US dollars), consumption expenditure per capita in Zimbabwe (304.0 US dollars), consumption expenditure per capita in Zambia (242.9 US dollars), consumption expenditure per capita in Tanzania (131.3 US dollars).

Comparison of consumption expenditure in Malawi and leaders in 1970. Consumption expenditure of Malawi was less than consumption expenditure of the United States (842.1 billion US dollars) in 2 011.7 times, consumption expenditure of Germany (154.9 billion US dollars) in 370.2 times, consumption expenditure of Japan (122.7 billion US dollars) in 293.1 times, consumption expenditure of the United Kingdom (108.8 billion US dollars) in 260.0 times, consumption expenditure of China (59.1 billion US dollars) in 141.3 times. Consumption expenditure per capita in Malawi was greater than consumption expenditure per capita in China (73.2 US dollars) by 24%, but was less than consumption expenditure per capita in the United States (4 019.9 US dollars) in 44.3 times, consumption expenditure per capita in Germany (1 977.4 US dollars) in 21.8 times, consumption expenditure per capita in the United Kingdom (1 956.9 US dollars) in 21.5 times, consumption expenditure per capita in Japan (1 183.3 US dollars) in 13.0 times.

Potential consumption expenditure of Malawi in 1970. With consumption expenditure per capita at the level of the United States (4 019.9 US dollars), consumption expenditure of Malawi would be 18.5 billion US dollars, it is in 44.3 times more than the actual level. With consumption expenditure per capita at the level of the World (678.2 US dollars), consumption expenditure of Malawi would be 3.1 billion US dollars, it is in 7.5 times more than the actual level. With consumption expenditure per capita at the level of Mozambique (409.9 US dollars), as the best neighbor, consumption expenditure of Malawi would be 1.9 billion US dollars, it is in 4.5 times more than the actual level. With consumption expenditure per capita at the level of Africa (226.3 US dollars), consumption expenditure of Malawi would be 1.0 billion US dollars, it is in 2.5 times more than the actual level. With consumption expenditure per capita at the level of Eastern Africa (148.3 US dollars), consumption expenditure of Malawi would be 0.68 billion US dollars, it is by 63.3% more than the actual level.

Consumption expenditure of Malawi, 2015

Consumption expenditure of Malawi in 2015 was worth 6.0 billion US dollars, ranked 149th in the world and was on par with consumption expenditure of Niger (6.0 bln. US dollars), consumption expenditure of Brunei Darussalam (5.8 bln. US dollars). Share of Malawi in the world consumption expenditure was 0.011%.

Consumption expenditure per capita in Malawi in 2015 was equal to 346.7 US dollars, ranked 208th in the world and was on par with consumption expenditure per capita in Central African Republic (358.7 US dollars). Consumption expenditure per capita in Malawi was less than consumption expenditure per capita in the World (7 474.7 US dollars) by 7 128.0 US dollars.

Comparison of consumption expenditure in Malawi and the neighbors in 2015. Consumption expenditure of Malawi was less than consumption expenditure of Tanzania (34.2 billion US dollars), consumption expenditure of Zimbabwe (15.2 billion US dollars), consumption expenditure of Mozambique (13.9 billion US dollars), consumption expenditure of Zambia (13.7 billion US dollars). Consumption expenditure per capita in Malawi was less than consumption expenditure per capita in Zimbabwe (972.5 US dollars), consumption expenditure per capita in Zambia (845.0 US dollars), consumption expenditure per capita in Tanzania (656.9 US dollars), consumption expenditure per capita in Mozambique (497.7 US dollars).

Comparison of consumption expenditure in Malawi and leaders in 2015. Consumption expenditure of Malawi was less than consumption expenditure of the United States (14 888.6 billion US dollars) in 2 495.4 times, consumption expenditure of China (5 773.1 billion US dollars) in 967.6 times, consumption expenditure of Japan (3 349.3 billion US dollars) in 561.4 times, consumption expenditure of Germany (2 461.8 billion US dollars) in 412.6 times, consumption expenditure of the United Kingdom (2 412.3 billion US dollars) in 404.3 times. Consumption expenditure per capita in Malawi was less than consumption expenditure per capita in the United States (46 270.5 US dollars) in 133.5 times, consumption expenditure per capita in the United Kingdom (37 274.6 US dollars) in 107.5 times, consumption expenditure per capita in Germany (30 509.3 US dollars) in 88.0 times, consumption expenditure per capita in Japan (26 461.8 US dollars) in 76.3 times, consumption expenditure per capita in China (4 195.4 US dollars) in 12.1 times.

Potential consumption expenditure of Malawi in 2015. With consumption expenditure per capita at the level of the United States (46 270.5 US dollars), consumption expenditure of Malawi would be 796.4 billion US dollars, it is in 133.5 times more than the actual level. With consumption expenditure per capita at the level of the World (7 474.7 US dollars), consumption expenditure of Malawi would be 128.6 billion US dollars, it is in 21.6 times more than the actual level. With consumption expenditure per capita at the level of Africa (1 597.2 US dollars), consumption expenditure of Malawi would be 27.5 billion US dollars, it is in 4.6 times more than the actual level. With consumption expenditure per capita at the level of Zimbabwe (972.5 US dollars), as the best neighbor, consumption expenditure of Malawi would be 16.7 billion US dollars, it is in 2.8 times more than the actual level. With consumption expenditure per capita at the level of Eastern Africa (675.2 US dollars), consumption expenditure of Malawi would be 11.6 billion US dollars, it is by 94.8% more than the actual level.

Size of consumption expenditure in Malawi

Final consumption expenditure in Malawi, bln. US dollars
Prices197019801990200020102015
current prices0.421.72.82.06.16.0
constant prices19700.420.710.961.21.82.4
20050.821.41.92.43.54.8
Picture. Malawi: consumption expenditure

consumption expenditure in Malawi and its neighbors, bln. $
Country197019801990200020102015
Tanzania1.87.75.210.724.934.2
Zimbabwe1.66.19.86.49.715.2
Mozambique3.86.14.04.79.813.9
Zambia1.04.23.03.213.013.7
Malawi0.421.72.82.06.16.0

consumption expenditure in Malawi and leaders, bln. $
Country197019801990200020102015
United States842.12 209.54 773.78 236.612 724.414 888.6
China59.1198.0250.9769.12 939.35 773.1
Japan122.7741.32 046.93 483.04 402.93 349.3
Germany154.9757.01 335.31 478.22 568.92 461.8
United Kingdom108.8480.4914.81 358.82 107.32 412.3
Malawi0.421.72.82.06.16.0

Growth of consumption expenditure in Malawi

Picture. Malawi: consumption expenditure, growth Picture. Malawi: consumption expenditure, growth

consumption expenditure per capita in Malawi

Picture. Malawi: consumption expenditure per capita Picture. Malawi: consumption expenditure per capita

consumption expenditure per capita in Malawi and its neighbors, $
Country197019801990200020102015
Zimbabwe304.0834.6935.3508.4693.1972.5
Zambia242.9710.7368.5304.5931.4845.0
Tanzania131.3412.4209.0322.8561.0656.9
Mozambique409.9510.4302.1256.8403.0497.7
Malawi90.8275.3299.6174.4415.0346.7

consumption expenditure per capita in Malawi and leaders, $
Country197019801990200020102015
United States4 019.99 623.818 879.729 114.941 062.546 270.5
United Kingdom1 956.98 544.916 017.923 083.033 601.037 274.6
Germany1 977.49 686.016 911.118 049.831 937.430 509.3
Japan1 183.36 395.516 743.527 705.834 581.226 461.8
China73.2202.3217.2605.82 192.04 195.4
Malawi90.8275.3299.6174.4415.0346.7

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