Central African Republic Trade to GDP Ratio 1960-2021

Trade is the sum of exports and imports of goods and services measured as a share of gross domestic product.
  • Central African Republic trade to gdp ratio for 2020 was 49.79%, a 2.42% decline from 2019.
  • Central African Republic trade to gdp ratio for 2019 was 52.20%, a 13.66% decline from 2018.
  • Central African Republic trade to gdp ratio for 2018 was 65.86%, a 8.72% increase from 2017.
  • Central African Republic trade to gdp ratio for 2017 was 57.14%, a 6.61% increase from 2016.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Trade (% of GDP)
Liberia 123.15%
Somalia 119.71%
Guinea 90.23%
Chad 72.37%
Congo, Dem. Rep. 65.40%
Mali 59.78%
Senegal 59.32%
Tajikistan 55.27%
Rwanda 54.34%
Madagascar 53.61%
Togo 52.95%
Sierra Leone 50.16%
Central African Republic 49.79%
Benin 44.83%
Guinea-Bissau 43.64%
Nepal 40.65%
Haiti 40.52%
Uganda 34.77%
Burundi 32.90%
Tanzania 29.60%
Ethiopia 24.02%
Central African Republic Trade to GDP Ratio - Historical Data
Year Trade (% of GDP) Annual Change
2020 49.79% -2.42%
2019 52.20% -13.66%
2018 65.86% 8.72%
2017 57.14% 6.61%
2016 50.53% -2.61%
2015 53.15% 0.05%
2014 53.10% 14.70%
2013 38.40% 5.34%
2012 33.06% -1.42%
2011 34.48% 0.05%
2010 34.43% 2.94%
2009 31.49% -2.94%
2008 34.44% -3.14%
2007 37.58% 1.19%
2006 36.40% 1.33%
2005 35.07% 1.83%
2004 33.24% -2.99%
2003 36.23% 0.12%
2002 36.11% -3.62%
2001 39.73% -5.93%
2000 45.66% 2.45%
1999 43.21% -7.84%
1998 51.05% -4.77%
1997 55.82% 8.73%
1996 47.08% -3.39%
1995 50.48% 2.06%
1994 48.42% 8.43%
1993 39.99% -3.24%
1992 43.23% -0.48%
1991 43.71% 0.77%
1990 42.94% -3.82%
1989 46.77% 3.97%
1988 42.80% -3.60%
1987 46.39% -0.41%
1986 46.81% -6.84%
1985 53.64% -5.25%
1984 58.90% -1.87%
1983 60.77% 4.36%
1982 56.40% -2.04%
1981 58.44% -7.86%
1980 66.30% 8.74%
1979 57.57% 0.26%
1978 57.31% -2.22%
1977 59.53% 8.02%
1976 51.51% -9.54%
1975 61.05% -10.02%
1974 71.07% 5.97%
1973 65.10% 6.36%
1972 58.75% -8.47%
1971 67.22% -6.28%
1970 73.50% 8.57%
1969 64.93% -9.01%
1968 73.94% 0.74%
1967 73.20% 2.32%
1966 70.88% 6.11%
1965 64.77% -4.48%
1964 69.25% 5.53%
1963 63.72% 1.43%
1962 62.30% 0.04%
1961 62.25% 4.80%
1960 57.45% 4.80%