Uganda 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.
  • Uganda trade to gdp ratio for 2020 was 34.77%, a 4.8% decline from 2019.
  • Uganda trade to gdp ratio for 2019 was 39.57%, a 2.91% increase from 2018.
  • Uganda trade to gdp ratio for 2018 was 36.65%, a 0.18% decline from 2017.
  • Uganda trade to gdp ratio for 2017 was 36.84%, a 5.49% 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%
Uganda Trade to GDP Ratio - Historical Data
Year Trade (% of GDP) Annual Change
2020 34.77% -4.80%
2019 39.57% 2.91%
2018 36.65% -0.18%
2017 36.84% 5.49%
2016 31.34% -6.51%
2015 37.85% 1.68%
2014 36.17% -7.13%
2013 43.30% -0.39%
2012 43.69% 3.76%
2011 39.93% 1.49%
2010 38.43% -8.83%
2009 47.27% -8.99%
2008 56.26% 9.48%
2007 46.78% 3.14%
2006 43.63% 4.64%
2005 38.99% 3.53%
2004 35.46% -1.13%
2003 36.59% 0.31%
2002 36.28% 0.95%
2001 35.33% 2.58%
2000 32.75% -3.28%
1999 36.02% 5.98%
1998 30.04% -4.11%
1997 34.16% -1.23%
1996 35.39% 2.76%
1995 32.62% 4.78%
1994 27.84% -0.40%
1993 28.24% -4.81%
1992 33.05% 3.65%
1991 29.40% 2.79%
1990 26.61% 0.56%
1989 26.05% 0.70%
1988 25.35% -0.94%
1987 26.29% -1.76%
1986 28.05% -0.70%
1985 28.75% 1.73%
1984 27.02% 4.71%
1983 22.30% -3.60%
1982 25.90% -12.24%
1981 38.14% -7.34%
1980 45.48% 8.54%
1979 36.93% 4.42%
1978 32.52% 15.56%
1977 16.95% -4.04%
1976 20.99% 1.43%
1975 19.57% -10.20%
1974 29.77% 0.06%
1973 29.71% -6.46%
1972 36.17% -7.60%
1971 43.77% 0.30%
1970 43.47% 1.60%
1969 41.87% -4.69%
1968 46.56% -3.13%
1967 49.69% -1.20%
1966 50.89% 0.96%
1965 49.94% -3.06%
1964 52.99% 0.82%
1963 52.17% 6.62%
1962 45.56% -0.51%
1961 46.06% -3.08%
1960 49.15% -3.08%