Nigeria Trade to GDP Ratio 1960-2022

Trade is the sum of exports and imports of goods and services measured as a share of gross domestic product.
  • Nigeria trade to gdp ratio for 2019 was 34.02%, a 1.02% increase from 2018.
  • Nigeria trade to gdp ratio for 2018 was 33.01%, a 6.66% increase from 2017.
  • Nigeria trade to gdp ratio for 2017 was 26.35%, a 5.63% increase from 2016.
  • Nigeria trade to gdp ratio for 2016 was 20.72%, a 0.61% decline from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Trade (% of GDP)
Djibouti 320.94%
Lesotho 137.33%
Republic of Congo 126.96%
Mongolia 124.40%
Cambodia 123.56%
Georgia 118.60%
Cabo Verde 115.91%
Micronesia 104.83%
Tunisia 102.66%
Vanuatu 99.38%
Kyrgyz Republic 99.37%
Honduras 98.03%
Nicaragua 94.68%
Ukraine 90.51%
Eswatini 89.19%
Mauritania 89.19%
Morocco 87.23%
Moldova 85.90%
Kosovo 85.75%
Solomon Islands 85.59%
Timor-Leste 82.37%
Bhutan 82.13%
Ghana 76.82%
El Salvador 75.98%
Uzbekistan 72.86%
West Bank and Gaza 68.99%
Philippines 68.84%
Zambia 68.79%
Myanmar 60.69%
Angola 57.83%
Bolivia 56.40%
Sri Lanka 52.44%
Cameroon 43.38%
Egypt 43.24%
India 39.96%
Indonesia 37.63%
Nigeria 34.02%
Kenya 31.76%
Bangladesh 31.58%
Pakistan 28.91%
Sudan 1.22%
Nigeria Trade to GDP Ratio - Historical Data
Year Trade (% of GDP) Annual Change
2019 34.02% 1.02%
2018 33.01% 6.66%
2017 26.35% 5.63%
2016 20.72% -0.61%
2015 21.33% -9.55%
2014 30.89% -0.16%
2013 31.05% -13.48%
2012 44.53% -8.75%
2011 53.28% 9.96%
2010 43.32% 7.26%
2009 36.06% -4.74%
2008 40.80% 1.46%
2007 39.34% -3.23%
2006 42.57% 9.51%
2005 33.06% 1.16%
2004 31.90% -17.44%
2003 49.34% 9.30%
2002 40.04% -9.65%
2001 49.68% 0.68%
2000 49.00% 14.54%
1999 34.46% -4.82%
1998 39.28% -12.18%
1997 51.46% 11.20%
1996 40.26% 0.73%
1995 39.53% 16.47%
1994 23.06% -10.66%
1993 33.72% -4.51%
1992 38.23% 1.21%
1991 37.02% 6.10%
1990 30.92% -3.26%
1989 34.18% 17.24%
1988 16.94% -2.55%
1987 19.50% 10.36%
1986 9.14% -1.26%
1985 10.39% 1.01%
1984 9.38% -0.66%
1983 10.05% -3.73%
1982 13.78% -4.39%
1981 18.17% -30.40%
1980 48.57% 4.69%
1979 43.88% 0.56%
1978 43.31% -4.08%
1977 47.40% 5.26%
1976 42.14% 0.97%
1975 41.17% 1.42%
1974 39.75% 8.48%
1973 31.27% 8.50%
1972 22.76% -1.70%
1971 24.46% 4.84%
1970 19.62% -7.20%
1969 26.82% 1.16%
1968 25.66% -2.82%
1967 28.49% 3.45%
1966 25.04% -1.87%
1965 26.91% 2.30%
1964 24.62% 2.30%
1963 22.32% 0.49%
1962 21.83% -3.66%
1961 25.49% -0.68%
1960 26.17% -0.68%