Lesotho Trade to GDP Ratio 1960-2022

Trade is the sum of exports and imports of goods and services measured as a share of gross domestic product.
  • Lesotho trade to gdp ratio for 2020 was 128.37%, a 8.97% decline from 2019.
  • Lesotho trade to gdp ratio for 2019 was 137.33%, a 8.06% decline from 2018.
  • Lesotho trade to gdp ratio for 2018 was 145.39%, a 1.01% decline from 2017.
  • Lesotho trade to gdp ratio for 2017 was 146.40%, a 10.06% increase from 2016.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Trade (% of GDP)
Djibouti 223.12%
Timor-Leste 162.96%
Lesotho 128.37%
Cambodia 123.50%
Mongolia 112.84%
Georgia 93.88%
Mauritania 91.06%
Micronesia 90.40%
Nicaragua 89.40%
Eswatini 87.06%
Honduras 85.62%
Cabo Verde 84.69%
Tunisia 84.22%
Kyrgyz Republic 83.47%
Zambia 79.33%
Ukraine 79.16%
Morocco 77.48%
Moldova 77.07%
Bhutan 76.24%
Kosovo 75.61%
El Salvador 69.43%
West Bank and Gaza 67.29%
Solomon Islands 63.78%
Uzbekistan 62.03%
Vanuatu 61.16%
Philippines 58.17%
Angola 56.86%
Myanmar 55.10%
Bolivia 45.50%
Sri Lanka 38.62%
Ghana 38.52%
India 37.81%
Egypt 33.76%
Cameroon 33.26%
Indonesia 32.98%
Kenya 27.23%
Pakistan 26.73%
Bangladesh 26.27%
Sudan 0.78%
Lesotho Trade to GDP Ratio - Historical Data
Year Trade (% of GDP) Annual Change
2020 128.37% -8.97%
2019 137.33% -8.06%
2018 145.39% -1.01%
2017 146.40% 10.06%
2016 136.34% 6.62%
2015 129.72% 3.43%
2014 126.29% -7.07%
2013 133.37% -16.84%
2012 150.21% 0.41%
2011 149.80% -0.31%
2010 150.10% -8.80%
2009 158.90% -2.23%
2008 161.13% -3.93%
2007 165.06% 28.76%
1981 136.30% 5.21%
1980 131.09% -14.63%
1979 145.72% 37.87%
1978 107.85% -16.48%
1977 124.33% -32.21%
1976 156.54% 38.10%
1975 118.44% 27.71%
1974 90.73% 8.69%
1973 82.05% -3.16%
1972 85.21% 17.57%
1971 67.64% 6.54%
1970 61.10% -4.05%
1969 65.15% -2.06%
1968 67.21% -1.53%
1967 68.75% 1.34%
1966 67.41% -1.47%
1965 68.88% 3.92%
1964 64.96% -0.81%
1963 65.77% 3.57%
1962 62.21% 4.17%
1961 58.04% 7.84%
1960 50.20% 7.84%