Lao PDR GDP Growth Rate 1985-2020

Annual percentage growth rate of GDP at market prices based on constant local currency. Aggregates are based on constant 2010 U.S. dollars. GDP is the sum of gross value added by all resident producers in the economy plus any product taxes and minus any subsidies not included in the value of the products. It is calculated without making deductions for depreciation of fabricated assets or for depletion and degradation of natural resources.
  • Lao PDR gdp growth rate for 2019 was 4.65%, a 1.6% decline from 2018.
  • Lao PDR gdp growth rate for 2018 was 6.25%, a 0.64% decline from 2017.
  • Lao PDR gdp growth rate for 2017 was 6.89%, a 0.13% decline from 2016.
  • Lao PDR gdp growth rate for 2016 was 7.02%, a 0.25% decline from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name GDP Growth (%)
Bangladesh 8.15%
Djibouti 7.47%
Cambodia 7.05%
Vietnam 7.02%
Ghana 6.48%
Philippines 6.04%
Mauritania 5.93%
Cabo Verde 5.67%
Papua New Guinea 5.62%
Uzbekistan 5.56%
Egypt 5.56%
Kenya 5.37%
Georgia 5.14%
Mongolia 5.10%
Indonesia 5.02%
India 5.02%
Lao PDR 4.65%
Kyrgyz Republic 4.51%
Kosovo 4.17%
Cameroon 4.02%
Moldova 3.46%
Timor-Leste 3.41%
Ukraine 3.23%
Vanuatu 2.91%
Myanmar 2.89%
Solomon Islands 2.69%
Honduras 2.65%
Sao Tome and Principe 2.40%
El Salvador 2.38%
Morocco 2.30%
Sri Lanka 2.28%
Kiribati 2.25%
Bolivia 2.22%
Nigeria 2.21%
Eswatini 2.01%
Zambia 1.71%
Lesotho 1.52%
Tunisia 1.04%
Pakistan 0.99%
Angola -0.87%
Congo, Rep. -0.90%
Sudan -2.56%
Nicaragua -3.88%
Lao PDR GDP Growth Rate - Historical Data
Year GDP Growth (%) Annual Change
2019 4.65% -1.60%
2018 6.25% -0.64%
2017 6.89% -0.13%
2016 7.02% -0.25%
2015 7.27% -0.34%
2014 7.61% -0.41%
2013 8.03% 0.00%
2012 8.03% -0.01%
2011 8.04% -0.49%
2010 8.53% 1.03%
2009 7.50% -0.32%
2008 7.82% 0.23%
2007 7.60% -1.02%
2006 8.62% 1.51%
2005 7.11% 0.75%
2004 6.36% 0.29%
2003 6.07% 0.15%
2002 5.92% 0.17%
2001 5.75% -0.05%
2000 5.80% -1.51%
1999 7.31% 3.34%
1998 3.97% -2.90%
1997 6.87% -0.06%
1996 6.93% -0.10%
1995 7.03% -1.13%
1994 8.16% 2.25%
1993 5.91% 0.35%
1992 5.56% 1.26%
1991 4.30% -2.41%
1990 6.70% -7.49%
1989 14.19% 16.20%
1988 -2.01% -0.58%
1987 -1.43% -6.31%
1986 4.89% -0.18%
1985 5.07% -0.18%