Trade in services (% of GDP) - Africa
Definition: Trade in services is the sum of service exports and imports divided by the value of GDP, all in current U.S. dollars.
Description: The map below shows how Trade in services (% of GDP) varies by country in Africa. The shade of the country corresponds to the magnitude of the indicator. The darker the shade, the higher the value. The country with the highest value in the region is Seychelles, with a value of 115.43. The country with the lowest value in the region is Dem. Rep. Congo, with a value of 6.18.
Source: International Monetary Fund, Balance of Payments Statistics Yearbook and data files, and World Bank and OECD GDP estimates.
Aggregation method: Weighted average
General Comments: Note: Data are based on the sixth edition of the IMF's Balance of Payments Manual (BPM6) and are only available from 2005 onwards.