Agriculture, Value Added (As % of GDP) fell to 7.48% in Swaziland in 2015

Agriculture, Value Added (As % of GDP) (%)
Agriculture | Swaziland | July 15, 2018
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Value added of agriculture as a share of GDP reached 7.48 % in 2015 in Swaziland, according to Faostat. This is 3 % less than in the previous year.

Historically, value added of agriculture as a share of GDP in Swaziland reached an all time high of 40.3 % in 1963 and an all time low of 7.48 % in 2011. When compared to Swaziland's main peers, value added of agriculture as a share of GDP in Botswana amounted to 2.74 %, 8.25 % in Lesotho, 29.3 % in Mozambique and 2.41 % in South Africa in 2015.

Swaziland has been ranked 84th within the group of 155 countries we follow in terms of value added of agriculture as a share of GDP, 3 places above the position seen 10 years ago.

Agriculture, Value Added (As % of GDP) Unit 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Botswana % 3.27% 3.22% 2.75% 2.93% 2.54%
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%
Zambia % 12.4% 10.5% 10.2% 10.3% 9.64%
Zimbabwe % 15.1% 14.5% 13.2% 13.2% 12.0%