Southern African Development Community

Current platform capacity in Congo DR, Tanzania & Zambia.

SADC data monitor:

  DRC Tanzania Zambia
Population (mil) 90 60 18
Population growth (%) 2.4 2.7 2.9
Tourists (mil) 0.4 1.4 1.1
GDP (bil $) 47 63 23
FDI (mil $) 1,478 1,112 753
Market cap (%GDP) n/a 3 14
Agri, fish & forest (%GDP) 20.0 28.7 2.7
Public debt (%GDP) 16 38 63
Sovereign risk (rating) CCC+ B2 CCC
Big mac index (undervalue/$) n/a n/a n/a
Unemployment rate (%) n/a n/a n/a
Major produce 1 cassava maize sugar cane
Major produce 2 plantains cassava maize
Major produce 3 sugar cane swt.potatoes cassava
Major mineral 1 copper gold copper
Major mineral 2 gold silver manganise
Major mineral 3 zinc salt sulphur
Political rights & civil liberties (/100) 18 40 54
Internet freedom (/100) n/a n/a 58
Democracy score (/100) n/a n/a n/a
Political stability index (/100) 31 50 45
Global peace index (rank/163) 156 52 44
Global health index (rank/195) 161 101 152
Human development index (rank/189) 179 159 143
Competitiveness index (rank/141) 139 117 120
Global talent competitiveness index (rank/132) 130 111 103
Global inovation index (rank/131) n/a 88 122
ICT development index (rank/176) 171 165 146
Global cybersecurity index (rank/175) 174 59 90
Digital competitiveness ranking (rank/63) n/a n/a n/a
Financial secrecy index (rank/133) n/a 98 n/a
Real estate transparency index (rank/99) n/a 95 64
Corruption perceptions index (rank/198) 168 96 113
Doing business index (rank/190) 183 141 85
Area (rank/194) 11 30 38


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