Rwanda GDP Growth Rate 1961-2020

NOTE: All 2020 and later data are UN projections and DO NOT include any impacts of the COVID-19 virus.
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.
  • Rwanda gdp growth rate for 2018 was 8.67%, a 2.61% increase from 2017.
  • Rwanda gdp growth rate for 2017 was 6.06%, a 0.08% increase from 2016.
  • Rwanda gdp growth rate for 2016 was 5.98%, a 2.89% decline from 2015.
  • Rwanda gdp growth rate for 2015 was 8.87%, a 1.24% increase from 2014.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
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%
Rwanda GDP Growth Rate - Historical Data
Year GDP Growth (%) Annual Change
2018 8.67% 2.61%
2017 6.06% 0.08%
2016 5.98% -2.89%
2015 8.87% 1.24%
2014 7.62% 2.91%
2013 4.71% -4.11%
2012 8.82% 1.04%
2011 7.78% 0.45%
2010 7.34% 1.08%
2009 6.26% -4.91%
2008 11.17% 3.49%
2007 7.68% -1.55%
2006 9.23% -0.15%
2005 9.38% 1.93%
2004 7.45% 5.25%
2003 2.20% -10.99%
2002 13.19% 4.71%
2001 8.48% 0.11%
2000 8.37% 4.11%
1999 4.26% -4.60%
1998 8.86% -4.99%
1997 13.85% 1.10%
1996 12.75% -22.48%
1995 35.22% 85.47%
1994 -50.25% -42.14%
1993 -8.11% -13.98%
1992 5.87% 8.39%
1991 -2.51% -0.12%
1990 -2.40% -2.36%
1989 -0.04% -4.54%
1988 4.50% 4.52%
1987 -0.02% -5.50%
1986 5.47% 1.07%
1985 4.40% 8.64%
1984 -4.24% -10.22%
1983 5.98% 4.17%
1982 1.81% -3.63%
1981 5.44% -3.52%
1980 8.95% -2.92%
1979 11.87% 2.72%
1978 9.15% 7.16%
1977 1.99% -17.51%
1976 19.50% 21.62%
1975 -2.11% -3.52%
1974 1.41% -2.03%
1973 3.44% 3.18%
1972 0.26% -0.94%
1971 1.21% -4.79%
1970 6.00% -5.01%
1969 11.01% 3.99%
1968 7.01% 0.10%
1967 6.92% -0.09%
1966 7.01% 0.00%
1965 7.01% 19.47%
1964 -12.47% -2.64%
1963 -9.82% -21.15%
1962 11.33% 15.63%
1961 -4.30% 15.63%