Agriculture, Value Added (As % of GDP) fell to 28.5% in Malawi in 2015

Agriculture, Value Added (As % of GDP) (%)
Agriculture | Malawi | July 15, 2018
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Value added of agriculture as a share of GDP reached 28.5 % in 2015 in Malawi, according to Faostat. This is 3.01 % less than in the previous year.

Historically, value added of agriculture as a share of GDP in Malawi reached an all time high of 55.2 % in 1979 and an all time low of 25.1 % in 1994. When compared to Malawi's main peers, value added of agriculture as a share of GDP in Mozambique amounted to 29.3 %, 2.41 % in South Africa, 32.9 % in Tanzania and 10.1 % in Zambia in 2015.

Malawi has been ranked 19th within the group of 155 countries we follow in terms of value added of agriculture as a share of GDP, 2 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.

Agriculture, Value Added (As % of GDP) Unit 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Angola % 10.2% 9.84% 9.29% 7.19% 10.1%
Botswana % 3.27% 3.22% 2.75% 2.93% 2.54%
Dem. Republic of the Congo % 25.2% 22.4% 22.0% 21.8% 20.8%
Kenya % 26.1% 27.8% 29.3% 29.2% 29.5%
Lesotho % 7.74% 9.13% 8.20% 8.30% 8.25%
Malawi % 31.2% 29.6% 29.9% 28.7% 27.0%
Mozambique % 30.4% 29.7% 30.0% 28.9% 29.0%
Namibia % 8.96% 9.27% 8.90% 8.67% 6.14%
South Africa % 2.99% 2.63% 2.52% 2.39% 2.32%
Swaziland % 7.88% 7.94% 7.48% 7.71% 7.60%
Tanzania % 32.3% 32.2% 31.5% 33.2% 33.8%
Uganda % 26.0% 26.2% 24.7% 26.5% 25.3%
Zambia % 12.4% 10.5% 10.2% 10.3% 9.64%
Zimbabwe % 15.1% 14.5% 13.2% 13.2% 12.0%