Who Gives Relatively the Most on Foreign Aid?

Development Assistance (As % of GDP) (%), 2013 or latest
Economy | December 10, 2018
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Based on a comparison of 120 countries in 2013, Afghanistan ranked the highest in development assistance as a share of GDP with 26.1% followed by Burundi and Malawi. On the other end of the scale was Azerbaijan with -0.085%, Malaysia with -0.037% and China with -0.007%.

Average development assistance as a share of GDP reached 0.196% in 2013 in the World according to the National Statistical Office. This is 8.87 % more than in the previous year and -3.59 % less than 10 years ago.

Historically, average development assistance as a share of GDP reached an all time high of 0.366% in 1961 and an all time low of 0.170% in 2000. The average annual growth amounted to -0.871 % since 1960.

Data for more countries are available at Development Assistance (As % of GDP) indicator page.

Development Assistance (As % of GDP) Unit 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Afghanistan % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 58.0% 47.4% 51.7% 41.9% 38.5%
Burundi % 35.3% 32.4% 31.6% 31.0% 25.7%
Central African Republic % 10.4% 13.0% 12.2% 13.1% 12.2%
Comoros % 9.65% 7.81% 9.39% 12.4% 8.48%
Djibouti % 13.3% 14.3% 16.4% 12.0% 11.4%
Guinea Bissau % 17.5% 15.4% 17.7% 14.7% 10.9%
Haiti % 11.9% 13.9% 17.0% 46.3% 22.8%
Lesotho % 6.81% 8.19% 5.90% 10.1% 9.53%
Liberia % 51.1% 72.5% 29.0% 70.9% 31.9%
Malawi % 16.8% 17.4% 12.5% 14.7% 10.0%
Mali % 12.5% 9.84% 9.66% 10.2% 9.86%
Mozambique % 18.8% 17.3% 17.9% 18.7% 15.9%
Niger % 12.7% 11.3% 8.67% 13.0% 10.1%
Rwanda % 18.9% 19.2% 17.4% 17.9% 19.5%
Somalia % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 17.7%