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Imports of goods and services in Eritrea

Imports of Eritrea, 1994-2015

During 1994-2015 imports of Eritrea in current prices grew by 0.44 billion US dollars (by 88.1%) to 0.93 billion US dollars; change occurred by 0.33 billion US dollars by increasing of people by 2.1 million, as well as by 0.11 billion US dollars by increasing of imports per capita by 21.2 US dollars. The average annual growth of imports of Eritrea was 0.021 billion US dollars or 3.1%. The average annual growth of imports of Eritrea in constant prices was 0.40%. Share in the world dropped by 0.0048%. Share in Africa decreased by 0.21%. Minimal imports were in 2008 (0.36 billion US dollars). Maximal imports were in 2015 (0.93 billion US dollars).

During 1994-2015 imports per capita in Eritrea increased by 21.2 US dollars (by 13.5%) to 178.5 US dollars. The average annual growth of imports per capita in current prices was 1.0 US dollars or 0.60%.

Imports of Eritrea, 1994-2008 (decrease)

During 1994-2008 imports of Eritrea in current prices reduced by 0.14 billion US dollars (by 27.3%) to 0.36 billion US dollars; change occurred by 0.21 billion US dollars by increasing of people by 1.3 million, as well as by -0.35 billion US dollars by decreasing of imports per capita by 77.1 US dollars. The average annual growth of imports of Eritrea was -0.0097 billion US dollars or -2.3%. The average annual growth of imports of Eritrea in constant prices was -5.1%. Share in the world fell by 0.0074%. Share in Africa decreased by 0.30%.

During 1994-2008 imports per capita in Eritrea grew by 77.1 US dollars (by 49%) to 80.2 US dollars. The average annual growth of imports per capita in current prices was -5.5 US dollars or -4.7%.

Imports of Eritrea, 2008-2015 (increase)

During 2008-2015 imports of Eritrea in current prices grew by 0.57 billion US dollars (in 2.6 times) to 0.93 billion US dollars; change occurred by 0.059 billion US dollars by increasing of people by 0.73 million, as well as by 0.51 billion US dollars by increasing of imports per capita by 98.3 US dollars. The average annual growth of imports of Eritrea was 0.082 billion US dollars or 14.5%. The average annual growth of imports of Eritrea in constant prices was 12.3%. Share in the world grew by 0.0026%. Share in Africa grew by 0.082%.

During 2008-2015 imports per capita in Eritrea grew by 98.3 US dollars (in 2.2 times) to 178.5 US dollars. The average annual growth of imports per capita in current prices was 14.0 US dollars or 12.1%.

Imports of Eritrea, 1994

Imports of Eritrea in 1994 were equal to 0.50 billion US dollars, ranked 165th in the world and were on par with imports of Haiti (0.53 bln. US dollars), imports of Togo (0.49 bln. US dollars), imports of Chad (0.49 bln. US dollars), imports of Burkina Faso (0.48 bln. US dollars), imports of Montenegro (0.47 bln. US dollars), imports of Guyana (0.47 bln. US dollars), imports of Gambia (0.46 bln. US dollars). Share of Eritrea in the world imports were 0.0093%.

Imports per capita in Eritrea in 1994 were equal to 157.3 US dollars, ranked 165th in the world and were on par with imports per capita in Zambia (153.8 US dollars). Imports per capita in Eritrea were less than imports per capita in the World (948.2 US dollars) by 790.9 US dollars.

Comparison of imports in Eritrea and the neighbors in 1994. Imports of Eritrea were greater than imports of Djibouti (0.3 billion US dollars), but were less than imports of Ethiopia (1.2 billion US dollars), imports of Sudan (1.2 billion US dollars). Imports per capita in Eritrea were greater than imports per capita in Sudan (40.4 US dollars), imports per capita in Ethiopia (22.1 US dollars), but were less than imports per capita in Djibouti (502.9 US dollars).

Comparison of imports in Eritrea and leaders in 1994. Imports of Eritrea were less than imports of the United States (813.4 billion US dollars) in 1 639.5 times, imports of Germany (461.9 billion US dollars) in 930.9 times, imports of Japan (348.4 billion US dollars) in 702.3 times, imports of the United Kingdom (287.7 billion US dollars) in 580.0 times, imports of China (106.2 billion US dollars) in 214.0 times. Imports per capita in Eritrea were greater than imports per capita in China (87.3 US dollars) by 80.1%, but were less than imports per capita in Germany (5 687.6 US dollars) in 36.2 times, imports per capita in the United Kingdom (4 983.7 US dollars) in 31.7 times, imports per capita in the United States (3 089.2 US dollars) in 19.6 times, imports per capita in Japan (2 807.7 US dollars) in 17.8 times.

Potential imports of Eritrea in 1994. With imports per capita at the level of Germany (5 687.6 US dollars), imports of Eritrea would be 17.9 billion US dollars, it is in 36.2 times more than the actual level. With imports per capita at the level of the World (948.2 US dollars), imports of Eritrea would be 3.0 billion US dollars, it is in 6.0 times more than the actual level. With imports per capita at the level of Djibouti (502.9 US dollars), as the best neighbor, imports of Eritrea would be 1.6 billion US dollars, it is in 3.2 times more than the actual level. With imports per capita at the level of Africa (198.2 US dollars), imports of Eritrea would be 0.63 billion US dollars, it is by 26% more than the actual level.

Imports of Eritrea, 2008

Imports of Eritrea in 2008 were 0.36 billion US dollars, ranked 193rd in the world and were on par with imports of Samoa (0.35 bln. US dollars), imports of Vanuatu (0.35 bln. US dollars). Share of Eritrea in the world imports were 0.0019%.

Imports per capita in Eritrea in 2008 were worth 80.2 US dollars, ranked 208th in the world. Imports per capita in Eritrea were less than imports per capita in the World (2 863.4 US dollars) by 2 783.2 US dollars.

Comparison of imports in Eritrea and the neighbors in 2008. Imports of Eritrea were less than imports of Sudan (12.0 billion US dollars), imports of Ethiopia (8.0 billion US dollars), imports of Djibouti (0.7 billion US dollars). Imports per capita in Eritrea were less than imports per capita in Djibouti (869.3 US dollars), imports per capita in Sudan (274.1 US dollars), imports per capita in Ethiopia (95.9 US dollars).

Comparison of imports in Eritrea and leaders in 2008. Imports of Eritrea were less than imports of the United States (2 565.0 billion US dollars) in 7 111.7 times, imports of Germany (1 406.6 billion US dollars) in 3 900.0 times, imports of China (1 145.9 billion US dollars) in 3 177.1 times, imports of the United Kingdom (858.5 billion US dollars) in 2 380.2 times, imports of Japan (855.2 billion US dollars) in 2 371.1 times. Imports per capita in Eritrea were less than imports per capita in Germany (17 437.7 US dollars) in 217.4 times, imports per capita in the United Kingdom (13 916.4 US dollars) in 173.5 times, imports per capita in the United States (8 424.4 US dollars) in 105.0 times, imports per capita in Japan (6 717.0 US dollars) in 83.7 times, imports per capita in China (863.9 US dollars) in 10.8 times.

Potential imports of Eritrea in 2008. With imports per capita at the level of Germany (17 437.7 US dollars), imports of Eritrea would be 78.4 billion US dollars, it is in 217.4 times more than the actual level. With imports per capita at the level of the World (2 863.4 US dollars), imports of Eritrea would be 12.9 billion US dollars, it is in 35.7 times more than the actual level. With imports per capita at the level of Djibouti (869.3 US dollars), as the best neighbor, imports of Eritrea would be 3.9 billion US dollars, it is in 10.8 times more than the actual level. With imports per capita at the level of Africa (602.7 US dollars), imports of Eritrea would be 2.7 billion US dollars, it is in 7.5 times more than the actual level. With imports per capita at the level of Eastern Africa (220.4 US dollars), imports of Eritrea would be 0.99 billion US dollars, it is in 2.7 times more than the actual level.

Imports of Eritrea, 2015

Imports of Eritrea in 2015 were 0.93 billion US dollars, ranked 180th in the world and were on par with imports of Kosovo (0.88 bln. US dollars). Share of Eritrea in the world imports were 0.0045%.

Imports per capita in Eritrea in 2015 were worth 178.5 US dollars, ranked 201st in the world and were on par with imports per capita in Uganda (188.0 US dollars), imports per capita in Madagascar (179.0 US dollars), imports per capita in Guinea-Bissau (178.1 US dollars), imports per capita in Gambia (168.9 US dollars). Imports per capita in Eritrea were less than imports per capita in the World (2 835.0 US dollars) by 2 656.5 US dollars.

Comparison of imports in Eritrea and the neighbors in 2015. Imports of Eritrea were less than imports of Ethiopia (16.4 billion US dollars), imports of Sudan (12.7 billion US dollars), imports of Djibouti (1.3 billion US dollars). Imports per capita in Eritrea were greater than imports per capita in Ethiopia (164.9 US dollars), but were less than imports per capita in Djibouti (1 421.5 US dollars), imports per capita in Sudan (316.7 US dollars).

Comparison of imports in Eritrea and leaders in 2015. Imports of Eritrea were less than imports of the United States (2 786.3 billion US dollars) in 2 985.6 times, imports of China (1 981.5 billion US dollars) in 2 123.2 times, imports of Germany (1 319.0 billion US dollars) in 1 413.3 times, imports of the United Kingdom (836.4 billion US dollars) in 896.2 times, imports of Japan (787.2 billion US dollars) in 843.5 times. Imports per capita in Eritrea were less than imports per capita in Germany (16 346.2 US dollars) in 91.6 times, imports per capita in the United Kingdom (12 923.6 US dollars) in 72.4 times, imports per capita in the United States (8 659.2 US dollars) in 48.5 times, imports per capita in Japan (6 219.0 US dollars) in 34.8 times, imports per capita in China (1 440.0 US dollars) in 8.1 times.

Potential imports of Eritrea in 2015. With imports per capita at the level of Germany (16 346.2 US dollars), imports of Eritrea would be 85.4 billion US dollars, it is in 91.6 times more than the actual level. With imports per capita at the level of the World (2 835.0 US dollars), imports of Eritrea would be 14.8 billion US dollars, it is in 15.9 times more than the actual level. With imports per capita at the level of Djibouti (1 421.5 US dollars), as the best neighbor, imports of Eritrea would be 7.4 billion US dollars, it is in 8.0 times more than the actual level. With imports per capita at the level of Africa (553.3 US dollars), imports of Eritrea would be 2.9 billion US dollars, it is in 3.1 times more than the actual level. With imports per capita at the level of Eastern Africa (269.4 US dollars), imports of Eritrea would be 1.4 billion US dollars, it is by 50.9% more than the actual level.

Size of imports in Eritrea

Imports of goods and services in Eritrea, bln. US dollars
Prices1994200020102015
current prices0.500.410.490.93
constant prices19940.500.650.320.54
20050.310.410.200.34
Picture. Eritrea: imports

imports in Eritrea and its neighbors, bln. $
Country1994200020102015
Ethiopia1.21.98.816.4
Sudan1.22.311.512.7
Djibouti0.330.350.491.3
Eritrea0.500.410.490.93

imports in Eritrea and leaders, bln. $
Country1994200020102015
United States813.41 472.62 365.02 786.3
China106.2250.71 380.11 981.5
Germany461.9595.91 266.11 319.0
United Kingdom287.7439.2752.4836.4
Japan348.4449.4773.9787.2
Eritrea0.500.410.490.93

Growth of imports in Eritrea

Picture. Eritrea: imports, growth Picture. Eritrea: imports, growth

imports per capita in Eritrea

Picture. Eritrea: imports per capita Picture. Eritrea: imports per capita

imports per capita in Eritrea and its neighbors, $
Country1994200020102015
Djibouti502.9486.8593.31 421.5
Sudan40.466.3248.1316.7
Eritrea157.3116.4105.3178.5
Ethiopia22.129.3100.0164.9

imports per capita in Eritrea and leaders, $
Country1994200020102015
Germany5 687.67 276.415 741.116 346.2
United Kingdom4 983.77 461.711 996.312 923.6
United States3 089.25 205.57 632.08 659.2
Japan2 807.73 574.96 078.16 219.0
China87.3197.51 029.21 440.0
Eritrea157.3116.4105.3178.5

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