Nepal Trade to GDP Ratio 1965-2021

Trade is the sum of exports and imports of goods and services measured as a share of gross domestic product.
  • Nepal trade to gdp ratio for 2020 was 40.65%, a 8.6% decline from 2019.
  • Nepal trade to gdp ratio for 2019 was 49.25%, a 0.8% increase from 2018.
  • Nepal trade to gdp ratio for 2018 was 48.45%, a 3.81% increase from 2017.
  • Nepal trade to gdp ratio for 2017 was 44.64%, a 2.53% 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%
Nepal Trade to GDP Ratio - Historical Data
Year Trade (% of GDP) Annual Change
2020 40.65% -8.60%
2019 49.25% 0.80%
2018 48.45% 3.81%
2017 44.64% 2.53%
2016 42.12% -4.55%
2015 46.67% 0.68%
2014 45.98% 4.12%
2013 41.87% 3.94%
2012 37.92% 1.71%
2011 36.22% -9.77%
2010 45.98% -1.09%
2009 47.08% 1.04%
2008 46.04% 1.46%
2007 44.58% -0.18%
2006 44.76% 0.70%
2005 44.06% -2.08%
2004 46.15% 1.90%
2003 44.25% -1.98%
2002 46.23% -9.57%
2001 55.80% 0.09%
2000 55.71% 3.14%
1999 52.57% -4.14%
1998 56.71% -7.33%
1997 64.04% 5.58%
1996 58.46% -1.03%
1995 59.49% 9.06%
1994 50.43% 3.24%
1993 47.19% 5.49%
1992 41.70% 7.02%
1991 34.68% 2.49%
1990 32.19% -1.16%
1989 33.35% -0.48%
1988 33.83% 1.11%
1987 32.72% 0.75%
1986 31.97% 0.44%
1985 31.53% 1.43%
1984 30.10% -1.44%
1983 31.55% 1.15%
1982 30.40% -2.12%
1981 32.52% 2.25%
1980 30.27% 2.52%
1979 27.75% 1.71%
1978 26.04% -0.06%
1977 26.11% 1.15%
1976 24.95% 2.68%
1975 22.27% 6.27%
1974 16.00% -0.98%
1973 16.98% 3.40%
1972 13.58% -0.95%
1971 14.53% 1.33%
1970 13.21% -4.03%
1969 17.23% 2.89%
1968 14.35% 0.52%
1967 13.83% -0.57%
1966 14.40% -7.29%
1965 21.69% -7.29%