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Lesotho

Macroeconomic review

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Size of economy

Lesotho: size of economy, bln. US dollars
Indicator197019801990200020102015
Gross Domestic Product (GDP)0.0670.350.540.772.22.0
Total Value Added0.0750.350.500.732.01.8
Gross national income (GNI)0.100.660.991.22.62.4
Picture. Lesotho: share in the world

Lesotho: share in the world, %
Indicator197019801990200020102015
Gross Domestic Product (GDP)0.00200.00290.00240.00230.00330.0027
Agriculture, hunting, forestry, fishing0.00750.0110.00810.00780.00650.0044
Mining, Manufacturing, Utilities0.00040.00130.00100.00180.00330.0026

Growth of economy

Picture. Lesotho: growth of economy

Lesotho: growth of economy, 1970=100%
Indicator197019801990200020102015
Gross Domestic Product (GDP)100.0188.6280.0414.8615.8748.9
Agriculture, hunting, forestry, fishing100.0120.4115.0122.5109.7119.0
Mining, Manufacturing, Utilities100.0213.9463.01 243.12 906.63 106.5

Structure of economy

Lesotho: structure of economy
Yearagricultureindustryconstructiontradetransportsservices
197031.05.20.8413.03.046.9
198024.813.53.27.53.447.5
199018.611.77.38.05.149.3
200011.918.511.98.04.545.2
20108.324.76.59.16.744.7
20157.723.18.310.86.943.2
Picture. Lesotho: structure of economy by sectors, 2015, %

Productivity of economy

Picture. Lesotho: productivity of economy

Lesotho: productivity of economy, per capita, $
Indicator197019801990200020102015
Gross Domestic Product (GDP)65.0269.0341.0415.01 088.0941.0
Agriculture, hunting, forestry, fishing22.467.057.646.482.364.8
Mining, Manufacturing, Utilities3.836.436.372.5244.7193.5

Trade balance

Picture. Lesotho: trade balance

Lesotho: trade balance, share in GDP, %
Indicator197019801990200020102015
Net exports-45.8-130.6-141.0-99.9-67.0-56.9
Exports of goods and services9.720.716.034.844.448.6
Imports of goods and services55.6151.2157.0134.7111.4105.5

Perspective of economy

Picture. Lesotho: perspective of economy

Food review

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Food structure

Picture. Structure of kcal supply in Lesotho, 2013, % Picture. Structure of protein supply in Lesotho, 2013, % Picture. Structure of fat supply in Lesotho, 2013, %