Zimbabwe GDP Annual Growth Rate  1961-2017 | Data | Chart | Calendar

The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in Zimbabwe expanded 0.60 percent in 2016 from the previous year. GDP Annual Growth Rate in Zimbabwe averaged 2.85 percent from 1961 until 2016, reaching an all time high of 22.57 percent in 1970 and a record low of -17.20 percent in 2003.

Zimbabwe GDP Annual Growth Rate
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Zimbabwe GDP Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
GDP Annual Growth Rate 0.60 1.50 22.57 -17.20 percent [+]
GDP 16.29 16.07 16.29 1.05 USD Billion [+]
GDP per capita 908.80 923.90 1342.50 590.70 USD [+]
GDP Per Capita Ppp 1859.90 1890.80 2747.50 1209.00 USD [+]


Zimbabwe GDP Annual Growth Rate

Zimbabwe’s economy, once one of the strongest in Africa, has one of the lowest GDP per capita in the world. Years of mismanagement and endemic corruption has completely destroyed the country. The main sources of government revenues are exports of nickel, platinum, diamond and tobacco. To make things even worst, in response to political violence and human rights abuse, Zimbabwe has been subjected to numerous sanctions. As a result, the country experienced ten consecutive years of contraction and had one of the worst cases of hyperinflation of all time which resulted in the suspension of the national currency. The current sluggish growth is expected to endure as government fails to address structural obstacles to growth such as limited capital resource and deficient infrastructure. This page provides - Zimbabwe GDP Annual Growth Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Zimbabwe GDP Annual Growth Rate - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on November of 2017.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
0.60 1.50 22.57 -17.20 1961 - 2016 percent Yearly




GDP annual growth rate by Country
Country Last
China 6.80 Sep/17
India 5.70 Jun/17
Turkey 5.10 Jun/17
Indonesia 5.06 Sep/17
Canada 3.70 Jun/17
South Korea 3.60 Sep/17
Spain 3.10 Sep/17
Netherlands 3.00 Sep/17
Germany 2.80 Sep/17
Euro Area 2.50 Sep/17
United States 2.30 Sep/17
France 2.20 Sep/17
Australia 1.80 Jun/17
Italy 1.80 Sep/17
Russia 1.80 Sep/17
Japan 1.70 Sep/17
Mexico 1.60 Sep/17
United Kingdom 1.50 Sep/17
Brazil 0.30 Jun/17
Switzerland 0.30 Jun/17