Afghanistan GDP Annual Growth Rate  2007-2018 | Data | Chart | Calendar

The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in Afghanistan expanded 7.20 percent in 2017 from the previous year. GDP Annual Growth Rate in Afghanistan averaged 6.99 percent from 2007 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 17.20 percent in 2009 and a record low of -1.80 percent in 2015.

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Afghanistan GDP Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
GDP Annual Growth Rate 7.20 3.50 17.20 -1.80 percent [+]
GDP 20.82 19.47 20.82 0.54 USD Billion [+]
GDP per capita 618.30 617.90 633.70 364.10 USD [+]
GDP per capita PPP 1804.00 1802.70 1848.70 1062.20 USD [+]
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 265637.00 236143.00 265637.00 22874.70 AFN Million [+]
Gdp From Agriculture 139181.00 114632.00 139181.00 77324.00 AFN Million [+]
Gdp From Construction 65138.00 64902.70 68077.20 8700.00 AFN Million [+]
Gdp From Manufacturing 51872.00 51524.00 51872.00 34286.60 AFN Million [+]
Gdp From Mining 4206.00 3703.50 4206.00 256.30 AFN Million [+]
Gdp From Services 274350.00 265542.00 274350.00 69162.00 AFN Million [+]
Gdp From Transport 140570.00 136478.40 140570.00 20274.10 AFN Million [+]
Gdp From Utilities 235.00 231.00 235.00 121.00 AFN Million [+]


Afghanistan GDP Annual Growth Rate

Afghanistan is one of the poorest and least developed countries in the world. Since the collapse of the Taliban government and the NATO led invasion in 2001, the economy has been steadily growing due to the influx of foreign aid and investments. However, security threats, the lack of infrastructure and endemic corruption have been hampering economic activity. Agriculture (23 percent of GDP) is the most important sector of the economy, as the majority of the population is dependent on crops. The industrial sector accounts for 21 percent of total GDP, mostly due to manufacturing (11 percent) and construction (9.2 percent). The resurgence of the public sector has led to growth in services, which now account for around 52 percent of GDP. The services sector main segments are transport, storage & communication (24 percent); government services (12.5 percent) and wholesale & retail trade (6.3 percent). This page provides - Afghanistan GDP Annual Growth Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Afghanistan GDP Annual Growth Rate - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on September of 2018.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
7.20 3.50 17.20 -1.80 2007 - 2017 percent Yearly




GDP annual growth rate by Country
Country Last
India 8.20 Jun/18
China 6.70 Jun/18
Indonesia 5.27 Jun/18
Turkey 5.20 Jun/18
Singapore 3.90 Jun/18
Australia 3.40 Jun/18
Switzerland 3.40 Jun/18
Netherlands 3.10 Jun/18
United States 2.90 Jun/18
South Korea 2.80 Jun/18
Spain 2.70 Jun/18
Mexico 2.60 Jun/18
Euro Area 2.10 Jun/18
Germany 2.00 Jun/18
Canada 1.90 Jun/18
Russia 1.90 Jun/18
France 1.70 Jun/18
United Kingdom 1.30 Jun/18
Italy 1.20 Jun/18
Saudi Arabia 1.15 Mar/18
Brazil 1.00 Jun/18
Japan 1.00 Jun/18
South Africa 0.40 Jun/18
Argentina -4.20 Jun/18


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