Malawi GDP Growth Rate 1961-2020

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.
  • Malawi gdp growth rate for 2018 was 3.50%, a 0.5% decline from 2017.
  • Malawi gdp growth rate for 2017 was 4.00%, a 1.52% increase from 2016.
  • Malawi gdp growth rate for 2016 was 2.48%, a 0.32% decline from 2015.
  • Malawi gdp growth rate for 2015 was 2.80%, a 2.9% decline from 2014.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name GDP Growth (%)
Rwanda 8.67%
Guinea 8.66%
Tajikistan 7.30%
Benin 6.86%
Ethiopia 6.81%
Senegal 6.77%
Gambia 6.60%
Burkina Faso 6.51%
Nepal 6.29%
Zimbabwe 6.16%
Uganda 6.09%
Congo, Dem. Rep. 5.76%
Tanzania 5.20%
Madagascar 5.19%
Niger 5.17%
Mali 4.90%
Togo 4.88%
Central African Republic 4.34%
Guinea-Bissau 3.80%
Sierra Leone 3.73%
Malawi 3.50%
Mozambique 3.26%
Comoros 2.80%
Chad 2.64%
Burundi 1.60%
Haiti 1.48%
Liberia 1.22%
Afghanistan 1.03%
Yemen -2.70%
Malawi GDP Growth Rate - Historical Data
Year GDP Growth (%) Annual Change
2018 3.50% -0.50%
2017 4.00% 1.52%
2016 2.48% -0.32%
2015 2.80% -2.90%
2014 5.70% 0.50%
2013 5.20% 3.31%
2012 1.89% -2.97%
2011 4.85% -2.02%
2010 6.87% -1.45%
2009 8.33% 0.69%
2008 7.64% -1.96%
2007 9.60% 4.90%
2006 4.70% 1.43%
2005 3.27% -2.15%
2004 5.42% -0.29%
2003 5.71% 4.01%
2002 1.70% 6.68%
2001 -4.98% -6.55%
2000 1.58% -1.47%
1999 3.04% -0.85%
1998 3.90% 0.10%
1997 3.79% -3.52%
1996 7.32% -9.41%
1995 16.73% 26.97%
1994 -10.24% -19.93%
1993 9.69% 17.02%
1992 -7.33% -16.06%
1991 8.73% 3.04%
1990 5.69% 4.35%
1989 1.34% -1.83%
1988 3.18% 1.55%
1987 1.63% 1.84%
1986 -0.21% -4.79%
1985 4.57% -0.79%
1984 5.36% 1.64%
1983 3.72% 1.22%
1982 2.50% 7.79%
1981 -5.29% -5.70%
1980 0.41% -3.99%
1979 4.40% -5.35%
1978 9.75% 4.83%
1977 4.92% -0.08%
1976 5.00% -1.09%
1975 6.09% -1.09%
1974 7.18% 4.88%
1973 2.30% -3.93%
1972 6.23% -9.99%
1971 16.22% 15.74%
1970 0.48% -5.40%
1969 5.88% 7.81%
1968 -1.92% -9.20%
1967 7.28% -5.97%
1966 13.25% -0.37%
1965 13.62% 10.96%
1964 2.66% 4.05%
1963 -1.39% -2.06%
1962 0.67% -6.97%
1961 7.64% -6.97%