Computer, Communications & Other Services (As % of Commercial Service Imports) fell to 92.6% in Congo in 2016

Computer, Communications & Other Services (As % of Commercial Service Imports) (%)
Economy | Congo | May 17, 2019
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Computer, communications & other services as a share of commercial service imports reached 92.6 % in 2016 in Congo, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 1.52 % less than in the previous year.

Historically, computer, communications & other services as a share of commercial service imports in Congo reached an all time high of 98.7 % in 1992 and an all time low of 91.0 % in 2005. When compared to Congo's main peers, computer, communications & other services as a share of commercial service imports in Cameroon amounted to 91.6 % and 75.2 % in Dem. Republic of the Congo in 2016.

Congo has been ranked 93rd within the group of 161 countries we follow in terms of computer, communications & other services as a share of commercial service imports, 17 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.

The indicator includes such activities as international telecommunications and postal and courier services, computer data, news-related service transactions between residents and non-residents, construction services, royalties and licence fees, miscellaneous business, professional, and technical services, and personal, cultural, and recreational services.

Computer, Communications & Other Services (As % of Commercial Service Imports) Unit 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Angola % 97.8% 98.6% 95.6% 97.9% 96.6%
Cameroon % 91.9% 92.5% 93.6% 93.2% 92.6%
Central African Republic % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Chad % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Congo % 97.0% 96.9% 94.9% 95.5% 96.5% ...
Dem. Republic of the Congo % 85.5% 75.4% 79.3% 82.2% 76.9%
Equatorial Guinea % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Gabon % 93.3% 93.3% ... ... ... ... ...
Nigeria % 95.5% 94.8% 95.2% 93.2% 92.1%
Sudan % 91.8% 90.3% 88.8% 85.3% 99.5%
Zambia % 90.6% 88.8% 92.3% 90.8% 88.9%