Service imports (BoP, current US$) - Africa
Definition: Services refer to economic output of intangible commodities that may be produced, transferred, and consumed at the same time. Data are in current U.S. dollars.
Description: The map below shows how Service imports (BoP, current US$) 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 Nigeria, with a value of 30,883,660,000.00. The country with the lowest value in the region is Eritrea, with a value of 28,480,690.00.
Source: International Monetary Fund, Balance of Payments Statistics Yearbook and data files.
Aggregation method: Gap-filled total
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. Manufacturing services on physical inputs owned by others (goods for processing in BPM5) and maintenance and repair services