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Imports of goods and services in Burundi

Imports of Burundi, 1970-2015

During 1970-2015 imports of Burundi in current prices rose by 0.80 billion US dollars (in 32.8 times) to 0.83 billion US dollars; change occurred by 0.057 billion US dollars by increasing of people by 7.7 million, as well as by 0.75 billion US dollars by increasing of imports per capita by 67.0 US dollars. The average annual growth of imports of Burundi was 0.018 billion US dollars or 8.1%. The average annual growth of imports of Burundi in constant prices was 5.9%. Share in the world dropped by 0.0026%. Share in Africa grew by 0.019%. Minimal imports were in 1970 (0.025 billion US dollars). Maximal imports were in 2014 (0.94 billion US dollars).

During 1970-2015 imports per capita in Burundi grew by 67.0 US dollars (in 10.1 times) to 74.3 US dollars. The average annual growth of imports per capita in current prices was 1.5 US dollars or 5.3%.

Imports of Burundi, 1970

Imports of Burundi in 1970 were 0.025 billion US dollars, ranked 156th in the world and were on par with imports of Vanuatu (0.027 bln. US dollars), imports of Rwanda (0.027 bln. US dollars), imports of Bhutan (0.027 bln. US dollars), imports of Maldives (0.024 bln. US dollars). Share of Burundi in the world imports were 0.0066%.

Imports per capita in Burundi in 1970 were equal to 7.3 US dollars, ranked 179th in the world and were on par with imports per capita in Nepal (7.2 US dollars), imports per capita in Rwanda (7.2 US dollars). Imports per capita in Burundi were less than imports per capita in the World (104.4 US dollars) by 97.0 US dollars.

Comparison of imports in Burundi and the neighbors in 1970. Imports of Burundi were less than imports of D.R. of the Congo (2.0 billion US dollars), imports of Tanzania (0.4 billion US dollars), imports of Rwanda (0.0 billion US dollars). Imports per capita in Burundi were greater than imports per capita in Rwanda (7.2 US dollars), but were less than imports per capita in D.R. of the Congo (101.6 US dollars), imports per capita in Tanzania (26.6 US dollars).

Comparison of imports in Burundi and leaders in 1970. Imports of Burundi were less than imports of the United States (55.8 billion US dollars) in 2 208.4 times, imports of Germany (35.8 billion US dollars) in 1 416.5 times, imports of the United Kingdom (26.8 billion US dollars) in 1 060.3 times, imports of Japan (20.1 billion US dollars) in 795.3 times, imports of China (2.6 billion US dollars) in 103.4 times. Imports per capita in Burundi were greater than imports per capita in China (3.2 US dollars) in 2.3 times, but were less than imports per capita in the United Kingdom (481.8 US dollars) in 65.8 times, imports per capita in Germany (456.8 US dollars) in 62.3 times, imports per capita in the United States (266.4 US dollars) in 36.4 times, imports per capita in Japan (193.8 US dollars) in 26.5 times.

Potential imports of Burundi in 1970. With imports per capita at the level of the United Kingdom (481.8 US dollars), imports of Burundi would be 1.7 billion US dollars, it is in 65.8 times more than the actual level. With imports per capita at the level of the World (104.4 US dollars), imports of Burundi would be 0.36 billion US dollars, it is in 14.2 times more than the actual level. With imports per capita at the level of D.R. of the Congo (101.6 US dollars), as the best neighbor, imports of Burundi would be 0.35 billion US dollars, it is in 13.9 times more than the actual level. With imports per capita at the level of Africa (64.6 US dollars), imports of Burundi would be 0.22 billion US dollars, it is in 8.8 times more than the actual level. With imports per capita at the level of Eastern Africa (43.6 US dollars), imports of Burundi would be 0.15 billion US dollars, it is in 6.0 times more than the actual level.

Imports of Burundi, 2015

Imports of Burundi in 2015 were worth 0.83 billion US dollars, ranked 183rd in the world and were on par with imports of Kosovo (0.88 bln. US dollars), imports of Andorra (0.86 bln. US dollars), imports of Cabo Verde (0.82 bln. US dollars). Share of Burundi in the world imports were 0.0040%.

Imports per capita in Burundi in 2015 were worth 74.3 US dollars, ranked 209th in the world and were on par with imports per capita in Northen Korea (71.5 US dollars). Imports per capita in Burundi were less than imports per capita in the World (2 835.0 US dollars) by 2 760.7 US dollars.

Comparison of imports in Burundi and the neighbors in 2015. Imports of Burundi were less than imports of Tanzania (12.0 billion US dollars), imports of D.R. of the Congo (12.0 billion US dollars), imports of Rwanda (2.7 billion US dollars). Imports per capita in Burundi were less than imports per capita in Tanzania (231.0 US dollars), imports per capita in Rwanda (229.0 US dollars), imports per capita in D.R. of the Congo (155.0 US dollars).

Comparison of imports in Burundi and leaders in 2015. Imports of Burundi were less than imports of the United States (2 786.3 billion US dollars) in 3 357.8 times, imports of China (1 981.5 billion US dollars) in 2 388.0 times, imports of Germany (1 319.0 billion US dollars) in 1 589.5 times, imports of the United Kingdom (836.4 billion US dollars) in 1 007.9 times, imports of Japan (787.2 billion US dollars) in 948.6 times. Imports per capita in Burundi were less than imports per capita in Germany (16 346.2 US dollars) in 219.9 times, imports per capita in the United Kingdom (12 923.6 US dollars) in 173.8 times, imports per capita in the United States (8 659.2 US dollars) in 116.5 times, imports per capita in Japan (6 219.0 US dollars) in 83.7 times, imports per capita in China (1 440.0 US dollars) in 19.4 times.

Potential imports of Burundi in 2015. With imports per capita at the level of Germany (16 346.2 US dollars), imports of Burundi would be 182.4 billion US dollars, it is in 219.9 times more than the actual level. With imports per capita at the level of the World (2 835.0 US dollars), imports of Burundi would be 31.6 billion US dollars, it is in 38.1 times more than the actual level. With imports per capita at the level of Africa (553.3 US dollars), imports of Burundi would be 6.2 billion US dollars, it is in 7.4 times more than the actual level. With imports per capita at the level of Eastern Africa (269.4 US dollars), imports of Burundi would be 3.0 billion US dollars, it is in 3.6 times more than the actual level. With imports per capita at the level of Tanzania (231.0 US dollars), as the best neighbor, imports of Burundi would be 2.6 billion US dollars, it is in 3.1 times more than the actual level.

Size of imports in Burundi

Imports of goods and services in Burundi, bln. US dollars
Prices197019801990200020102015
current prices0.0250.170.270.150.600.83
constant prices19700.0250.0470.0610.0490.140.33
20050.0910.170.220.170.521.2
Picture. Burundi: imports

imports in Burundi and its neighbors, bln. $
Country197019801990200020102015
Tanzania0.361.31.52.09.112.0
D.R. of the Congo2.05.84.31.311.812.0
Rwanda0.0270.270.360.431.62.7
Burundi0.0250.170.270.150.600.83

imports in Burundi and leaders, bln. $
Country197019801990200020102015
United States55.8293.8629.71 472.62 365.02 786.3
China2.622.244.6250.71 380.11 981.5
Germany35.8220.8408.0595.91 266.11 319.0
United Kingdom26.8134.8266.3439.2752.4836.4
Japan20.1160.0298.2449.4773.9787.2
Burundi0.0250.170.270.150.600.83

Growth of imports in Burundi

Picture. Burundi: imports, growth Picture. Burundi: imports, growth

imports per capita in Burundi

Picture. Burundi: imports per capita Picture. Burundi: imports per capita

imports per capita in Burundi and its neighbors, $
Country197019801990200020102015
Tanzania26.671.758.761.1204.2231.0
Rwanda7.252.549.753.7159.9229.0
D.R. of the Congo101.6220.1123.827.1179.4155.0
Burundi7.342.248.122.364.074.3

imports per capita in Burundi and leaders, $
Country197019801990200020102015
Germany456.82 824.95 167.17 276.415 741.116 346.2
United Kingdom481.82 398.54 663.67 461.711 996.312 923.6
United States266.41 279.72 490.45 205.57 632.08 659.2
Japan193.81 380.62 439.33 574.96 078.16 219.0
China3.222.738.6197.51 029.21 440.0
Burundi7.342.248.122.364.074.3

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