Malawi GDP Growth Rate 1961-2022

Annual percentage growth rate of GDP at market prices based on constant local currency. Aggregates are based on constant 2010 U.S. dollars. GDP is the sum of gross value added by all resident producers in the economy plus any product taxes and minus any subsidies not included in the value of the products. It is calculated without making deductions for depreciation of fabricated assets or for depletion and degradation of natural resources.
  • Malawi gdp growth rate for 2021 was 2.75%, a 1.95% increase from 2020.
  • Malawi gdp growth rate for 2020 was 0.80%, a 4.65% decline from 2019.
  • Malawi gdp growth rate for 2019 was 5.45%, a 1.06% increase from 2018.
  • Malawi gdp growth rate for 2018 was 4.39%, a 0.39% increase from 2017.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name GDP Growth (%)
Rwanda 10.88%
Tajikistan 9.20%
Burkina Faso 6.91%
Benin 6.60%
Senegal 6.06%
Zimbabwe 5.85%
Democratic Republic of Congo 5.71%
Ethiopia 5.64%
Gambia 5.63%
Togo 5.26%
Madagascar 4.40%
Tanzania 4.28%
Nepal 4.25%
Liberia 4.00%
Guinea-Bissau 3.80%
Uganda 3.38%
Somalia 3.33%
Guinea 3.12%
Mali 3.07%
Sierra Leone 3.05%
Malawi 2.75%
Comoros 2.35%
Mozambique 2.22%
Burundi 1.80%
Niger 1.35%
Central African Republic 0.90%
Chad -1.20%
Haiti -1.80%
Yemen -2.06%
Malawi GDP Growth Rate - Historical Data
Year GDP Growth (%) Annual Change
2021 2.75% 1.95%
2020 0.80% -4.65%
2019 5.45% 1.06%
2018 4.39% 0.39%
2017 4.00% 1.52%
2016 2.48% -0.32%
2015 2.80% -2.90%
2014 5.70% 0.50%
2013 5.20% 3.31%
2012 1.89% -2.97%
2011 4.85% -2.02%
2010 6.87% -1.45%
2009 8.33% 0.69%
2008 7.64% -1.96%
2007 9.60% 4.90%
2006 4.70% 1.43%
2005 3.27% -2.15%
2004 5.42% -0.29%
2003 5.71% 4.01%
2002 1.70% 6.68%
2001 -4.98% -6.55%
2000 1.58% -1.47%
1999 3.04% -0.85%
1998 3.90% 0.10%
1997 3.79% -3.52%
1996 7.32% -9.41%
1995 16.73% 26.97%
1994 -10.24% -19.93%
1993 9.69% 17.02%
1992 -7.33% -16.06%
1991 8.73% 3.04%
1990 5.69% 4.35%
1989 1.34% -1.83%
1988 3.18% 1.55%
1987 1.63% 1.84%
1986 -0.21% -4.79%
1985 4.57% -0.79%
1984 5.36% 1.64%
1983 3.72% 1.22%
1982 2.50% 7.79%
1981 -5.29% -5.70%
1980 0.41% -3.99%
1979 4.40% -5.35%
1978 9.75% 4.83%
1977 4.92% -0.08%
1976 5.00% -1.09%
1975 6.09% -1.09%
1974 7.18% 4.88%
1973 2.30% -3.93%
1972 6.23% -9.99%
1971 16.22% 15.74%
1970 0.48% -5.40%
1969 5.88% 7.81%
1968 -1.92% -9.20%
1967 7.28% -5.97%
1966 13.25% -0.37%
1965 13.62% 10.96%
1964 2.66% 4.05%
1963 -1.39% -2.06%
1962 0.67% -6.97%
1961 7.64% -6.97%