Malawi

World Rank 91 1.89 Malawi flag svg
Capital
Area
Currency
Lilongwe
118,484 km 2
Kwacha (MWK)

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Introduction

Formerly known as Nyasaland, Malawi is a landlocked country located in the southeastern region of Africa. Its official name is the Republic of Malawi and is bordered by Zambia, Tanzania, and Mozambique. With the land coverage of 118,484 square kilometers, it is a very small nation. 

Economy in the region is similarly bad to its neighbouring countries. With the total GDP (PPP) at aroind $25 billion, its GDP per capita is only $1,234. It is all due to the considerable number of people living in Malawi (according to the data from 2020, it was more than 19 million citizens).

Gross domestic product (GDP, GDP PPP)

Gross domestic product (GDP)

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Gross domestic product growth rate

Gross domestic product per capita

Gross domestic product (PPP)

Gross domestic product (PPP) per capita

International trade (Export, Import)

External balance on goods and services

External balance on goods and services (% of GDP)

Exports of goods and services (current US$)

Exports of goods and services (% of GDP)

Imports of goods and services (current US$)

Imports of goods and services (% of GDP)

Employment by sector, Unemployment

Unemployment (% of total labor force)

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Employment in agriculture (% of total employment)

Employment in industry (% of total employment)

Employment in services (% of total employment)

Vulnerable employment (% of total employment)