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GDP Growth fell 104% to -0.288% in Uganda in 2020

GDP Growth (%), 2020
Economy | Uganda | June 1, 2021
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GDP growth fell 104% to -0.288% in Uganda in 2020, according to the National Statistical Office.

Historically, GDP growth in Uganda reached an all time high of 10.4% in 2008 and an all time low of -3.39% in 1980. When compared to Uganda's main peers, GDP growth in Kenya amounted to 1.05%, 1.99% in Rwanda, 4.11% in South Sudan and -2.15% in Dem. Republic of the Congo in 2020.

Uganda has been ranked 28th within the group of 172 countries we follow in terms of GDP growth, 10 places above the position seen 10 years ago.

GDP Growth Unit 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022 2023 2024 2025
Angola % -0.900% -4.01% 3.23% 2.98% 3.93%
Burundi % 1.77% -3.24% 3.13% 2.02% 2.14%
Central African Republic % 2.97% -0.956% 2.99% 5.02% 5.01%
Congo % -0.622% -7.00% -0.823% 1.95% 2.61%
Dem. Republic of the Congo % 4.38% -2.15% 3.58% 4.46% 4.31%
Ethiopia % 8.97% 1.95% -0.023% 8.92% 8.83%
Kenya % 5.37% 1.05% 4.67% 6.04% 5.80%
Rwanda % 9.40% 1.99% 6.32% 7.96% 8.58%
Somalia % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 2.90% -1.50% 2.90% 3.20% 3.40%
South Sudan % ... ... ... ... 0.870% 4.11% -2.27% 0.841% 2.98%
Sudan % -2.52% -8.38% 0.758% 1.35% 2.71%
Tanzania % 6.97% 1.90% 3.60% 6.12% 6.46%
Uganda % 6.66% -0.288% 4.93% 5.50% 6.04%
Zambia % 1.44% -4.83% 0.583% 1.05% 1.21%