Lesotho 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.
  • Lesotho trade to gdp ratio for 2019 was 138.65%, a 6.74% decline from 2018.
  • Lesotho trade to gdp ratio for 2018 was 145.39%, a 1.01% decline from 2017.
  • Lesotho trade to gdp ratio for 2017 was 146.40%, a 10.06% increase from 2016.
  • Lesotho trade to gdp ratio for 2016 was 136.34%, a 6.62% increase from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Trade (% of GDP)
Djibouti 296.14%
Vietnam 210.40%
Lesotho 138.65%
Congo, Rep. 127.52%
Mongolia 126.22%
Cambodia 123.56%
Georgia 118.60%
Cabo Verde 115.91%
Tunisia 107.91%
Kyrgyz Republic 99.37%
Honduras 98.03%
Nicaragua 94.57%
Mauritania 93.04%
Vanuatu 91.41%
Ukraine 90.41%
Eswatini 89.09%
Moldova 87.39%
Morocco 87.14%
Kosovo 85.18%
Solomon Islands 85.15%
Micronesia 84.90%
Bhutan 84.36%
Timor-Leste 83.69%
El Salvador 75.98%
Uzbekistan 72.25%
Ghana 71.11%
West Bank and Gaza 68.99%
Philippines 68.84%
Zambia 68.79%
Angola 64.29%
Bolivia 56.40%
Sri Lanka 52.38%
Myanmar 52.04%
Cameroon 44.87%
Egypt 43.24%
India 39.39%
Indonesia 37.45%
Bangladesh 36.76%
Nigeria 34.02%
Kenya 33.40%
Pakistan 30.44%
Sudan 26.20%
Lesotho Trade to GDP Ratio - Historical Data
Year Trade (% of GDP) Annual Change
2019 138.65% -6.74%
2018 145.39% -1.01%
2017 146.40% 10.06%
2016 136.34% 6.62%
2015 129.72% 3.43%
2014 126.29% -7.07%
2013 133.37% -16.84%
2012 150.21% 0.41%
2011 149.80% -0.31%
2010 150.10% -8.80%
2009 158.90% -2.23%
2008 161.13% -3.93%
2007 165.06% 28.76%
1981 136.30% 5.21%
1980 131.09% -14.63%
1979 145.72% 37.87%
1978 107.85% -16.48%
1977 124.33% -32.21%
1976 156.54% 38.10%
1975 118.44% 27.71%
1974 90.73% 8.69%
1973 82.05% -3.16%
1972 85.21% 17.57%
1971 67.64% 6.54%
1970 61.10% -4.05%
1969 65.15% -2.06%
1968 67.21% -1.53%
1967 68.75% 1.34%
1966 67.41% -1.47%
1965 68.88% 3.92%
1964 64.96% -0.81%
1963 65.77% 3.57%
1962 62.21% 4.17%
1961 58.04% 7.84%
1960 50.20% 7.84%