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Total Value Added in Malawi

Value added of Malawi, 1970-2015

During 1970-2015 value added of Malawi in current prices grew by 5.6 billion US dollars (in 13.3 times) to 6.0 billion US dollars; change occurred by 1.2 billion US dollars by increasing of people by 12.6 million, as well as by 4.3 billion US dollars by increasing of value added per capita by 251.6 US dollars. The average annual growth of value added of Malawi was 0.12 billion US dollars or 5.9%. The average annual growth of value added of Malawi in constant prices was 4.0%. Share in the world dropped by 0.0053%. Share in Africa dropped by 0.16%. Minimal value added was in 1970 (0.45 billion US dollars). Maximal value added was in 2011 (6.8 billion US dollars).

During 1970-2015 value added per capita in Malawi grew by 251.6 US dollars (in 3.6 times) to 349.7 US dollars. The average annual growth of value added per capita in current prices was 5.6 US dollars or 2.9%.

Change of value added of Malawi described by linear regression model: y=0.10x-205.4, where y - estimated value of value added of Malawi, x - year. Correlation rate = 0.863. Determination rate = 0.745.

Value added of Malawi, 1970

Value added of Malawi in 1970 was worth 0.45 billion US dollars, ranked 110th in the world and was on par with value added of Iceland (0.47 bln. US dollars), value added of Burkina Faso (0.43 bln. US dollars). Share of Malawi in the world value added was 0.014%.

Value added per capita in Malawi in 1970 was equal to 98.1 US dollars, ranked 166th in the world and was on par with value added per capita in Botswana (103.8 US dollars), value added per capita in India (103.4 US dollars), value added per capita in Benin (98.4 US dollars), value added per capita in Myanmar (97.3 US dollars), value added per capita in Niger (91.8 US dollars), value added per capita in Yemen (91.7 US dollars). Value added per capita in Malawi was less than value added per capita in the World (889.0 US dollars) by 790.9 US dollars.

Comparison of value added in Malawi and the neighbors in 1970. Value added of Malawi was less than value added of Mozambique (3.3 billion US dollars), value added of Tanzania (2.3 billion US dollars), value added of Zimbabwe (1.9 billion US dollars), value added of Zambia (1.3 billion US dollars). Value added per capita in Malawi was less than value added per capita in Zimbabwe (373.5 US dollars), value added per capita in Mozambique (359.8 US dollars), value added per capita in Zambia (301.6 US dollars), value added per capita in Tanzania (171.6 US dollars).

Comparison of value added in Malawi and leaders in 1970. Value added of Malawi was less than value added of the United States (1 064.0 billion US dollars) in 2 353.2 times, value added of Japan (203.7 billion US dollars) in 450.6 times, value added of Germany (196.6 billion US dollars) in 434.7 times, value added of the United Kingdom (114.2 billion US dollars) in 252.5 times, value added of China (92.6 billion US dollars) in 204.8 times. Value added per capita in Malawi was less than value added per capita in the United States (5 079.3 US dollars) in 51.8 times, value added per capita in Germany (2 508.6 US dollars) in 25.6 times, value added per capita in the United Kingdom (2 052.8 US dollars) in 20.9 times, value added per capita in Japan (1 964.9 US dollars) in 20.0 times, value added per capita in China (114.7 US dollars) by 16.8%.

Potential value added of Malawi in 1970. With value added per capita at the level of the United States (5 079.3 US dollars), value added of Malawi would be 23.4 billion US dollars, it is in 51.8 times more than the actual level. With value added per capita at the level of the World (889.0 US dollars), value added of Malawi would be 4.1 billion US dollars, it is in 9.1 times more than the actual level. With value added per capita at the level of Zimbabwe (373.5 US dollars), as the best neighbor, value added of Malawi would be 1.7 billion US dollars, it is in 3.8 times more than the actual level. With value added per capita at the level of Africa (281.3 US dollars), value added of Malawi would be 1.3 billion US dollars, it is in 2.9 times more than the actual level. With value added per capita at the level of Eastern Africa (163.6 US dollars), value added of Malawi would be 0.75 billion US dollars, it is by 66.7% more than the actual level.

Value added of Malawi, 2015

Value added of Malawi in 2015 was equal to 6.0 billion US dollars, ranked 152nd in the world and was on par with value added of Monaco (6.3 bln. US dollars), value added of Bermuda (6.1 bln. US dollars), value added of Liechtenstein (6.0 bln. US dollars), value added of Kyrgyzstan (6.0 bln. US dollars), value added of Moldova (5.7 bln. US dollars). Share of Malawi in the world value added was 0.0085%.

Value added per capita in Malawi in 2015 was worth 349.7 US dollars, ranked 207th in the world and was on par with value added per capita in Niger (330.6 US dollars). Value added per capita in Malawi was less than value added per capita in the World (9 616.5 US dollars) by 9 266.7 US dollars.

Comparison of value added in Malawi and the neighbors in 2015. Value added of Malawi was less than value added of Tanzania (42.6 billion US dollars), value added of Zambia (20.2 billion US dollars), value added of Mozambique (13.9 billion US dollars), value added of Zimbabwe (11.9 billion US dollars). Value added per capita in Malawi was less than value added per capita in Zambia (1 243.6 US dollars), value added per capita in Tanzania (818.3 US dollars), value added per capita in Zimbabwe (760.0 US dollars), value added per capita in Mozambique (494.9 US dollars).

Comparison of value added in Malawi and leaders in 2015. Value added of Malawi was less than value added of the United States (18 036.7 billion US dollars) in 2 996.4 times, value added of China (11 007.7 billion US dollars) in 1 828.7 times, value added of Japan (4 351.5 billion US dollars) in 722.9 times, value added of Germany (3 027.4 billion US dollars) in 502.9 times, value added of the United Kingdom (2 545.5 billion US dollars) in 422.9 times. Value added per capita in Malawi was less than value added per capita in the United States (56 054.2 US dollars) in 160.3 times, value added per capita in the United Kingdom (39 333.5 US dollars) in 112.5 times, value added per capita in Germany (37 519.1 US dollars) in 107.3 times, value added per capita in Japan (34 379.5 US dollars) in 98.3 times, value added per capita in China (7 999.5 US dollars) in 22.9 times.

Potential value added of Malawi in 2015. With value added per capita at the level of the United States (56 054.2 US dollars), value added of Malawi would be 964.8 billion US dollars, it is in 160.3 times more than the actual level. With value added per capita at the level of the World (9 616.5 US dollars), value added of Malawi would be 165.5 billion US dollars, it is in 27.5 times more than the actual level. With value added per capita at the level of Africa (1 845.1 US dollars), value added of Malawi would be 31.8 billion US dollars, it is in 5.3 times more than the actual level. With value added per capita at the level of Zambia (1 243.6 US dollars), as the best neighbor, value added of Malawi would be 21.4 billion US dollars, it is in 3.6 times more than the actual level. With value added per capita at the level of Eastern Africa (727.2 US dollars), value added of Malawi would be 12.5 billion US dollars, it is in 2.1 times more than the actual level.

Size of value added in Malawi

Total Value Added in Malawi, bln. US dollars
Prices197019801990200020102015
current prices0.451.72.22.36.56.0
constant prices19700.450.831.01.32.12.6
20050.761.41.72.23.64.4
Picture. Malawi: value added

value added in Malawi and its neighbors, bln. $
Country197019801990200020102015
Tanzania2.38.97.112.729.442.6
Zambia1.33.93.43.319.120.2
Mozambique3.35.23.24.49.613.9
Zimbabwe1.97.010.97.38.011.9
Malawi0.451.72.22.36.56.0

value added in Malawi and leaders, bln. $
Country197019801990200020102015
United States1 064.02 853.85 977.010 284.614 964.118 036.7
China92.6306.2394.61 211.36 100.611 007.7
Japan203.71 097.83 071.14 869.55 654.44 351.5
Germany196.6866.81 609.51 759.03 074.93 027.4
United Kingdom114.2501.7923.11 465.12 185.82 545.5
Malawi0.451.72.22.36.56.0

Growth of value added in Malawi

Picture. Malawi: value added, growth Picture. Malawi: value added, growth

value added per capita in Malawi

Picture. Malawi: value added per capita Picture. Malawi: value added per capita

value added per capita in Malawi and its neighbors, $
Country197019801990200020102015
Zambia301.6654.1415.4316.11 375.41 243.6
Tanzania171.6478.7285.3384.4662.0818.3
Zimbabwe373.5957.11 036.0585.2571.6760.0
Mozambique359.8438.8242.6242.2395.2494.9
Malawi98.1282.9237.7207.0437.3349.7

value added per capita in Malawi and leaders, $
Country197019801990200020102015
United States5 079.312 430.123 638.536 354.248 290.356 054.2
United Kingdom2 052.88 924.616 163.024 889.034 853.139 333.5
Germany2 508.611 090.420 383.821 478.638 228.837 519.1
Japan1 964.99 470.725 121.938 734.644 411.134 379.5
China114.7312.8341.5954.24 549.67 999.5
Malawi98.1282.9237.7207.0437.3349.7

Structure of value added in Malawi

Malawi: structure of economy
Yearagricultureindustryconstructiontradetransportsservices
197055.511.23.49.83.816.5
198037.419.36.210.34.522.2
199045.023.65.312.82.410.8
200039.115.63.620.74.216.8
201031.913.23.218.76.726.3
201526.311.44.721.86.829.0
Picture. Malawi: structure of economy by sectors, 2015, %

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