Niger GDP Annual Growth Rate 1961-2014 | Data | Chart | Calendar

The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in Niger expanded 7.70 percent in the second quarter of 2014 over the same quarter of the previous year. GDP Annual Growth Rate in Niger averaged 2.78 Percent from 1961 until 2014, reaching an all time high of 13.48 Percent in the fourth quarter of 1978 and a record low of -17.06 Percent in the fourth quarter of 1973. GDP Annual Growth Rate in Niger is reported by the Institut National de la Statistique du Niger.


Niger GDP Annual Growth Rate

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
7.70 4.20 13.48 -17.06 1961 - 2014 Percent Quarterly
Niger, a landlocked sub-Saharan nation, is one of the poorest countries in the world. More than half of Niger’s population earn their living from subsistence agriculture prone to droughts. Niger’s economy is upheld by uranium exports and foreign financial assistance. Low skilled labour force, inexistent infrastructures and lack of security act as a blockade to foreign direct investments. This page provides - Niger GDP Annual Growth Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Content for - Niger GDP Annual Growth Rate - was last refreshed on Wednesday, October 22, 2014.

Niger GDP Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
GDP 7.36 6.77 7.36 0.45 USD Billion [+]
GDP Annual Growth Rate 7.70 4.20 13.48 -17.06 Percent [+]
GDP per capita 289.43 289.58 559.70 254.99 USD [+]
GDP per capita PPP 883.52 883.98 924.50 778.40 USD [+]