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African Economy Statistics

                                                       Southern Africa Statistics (estimates) 2017

Country                          Population          GDP per capita (US$)               Real GDP growth y-on-y       Exports ($bn)     Imports ($bn)

Angola                               29.78m                    4,214                                                       2.0%                                                              32.5                   29.4

Botswana                            2.29m                    7,447                                                       3.3%                                                                7.9                     7.3

Lesotho                               2.23m                     1,125                                                      4.0%                                                                 1.1                     1.6

Mozambique                    29.67m                       379                                                      4.1%                                                                  4.2                     9.1

Mauritius                             1.27m                    9,802                                                     3.6%                                                                  5.1                      5.4

Namibia                               2.53m                    5,253                                                    -0.6%                                                                  4.2                      6.5

South Africa                      56.72m                    6,104                                                     0.8%                                                                  100.6                    98.8

Zambia                               17.09m                    1,544                                                     4.0%                                                                   8.0                      8.5

Zimbabwe                          16.53m                       983                                                   0.9%                                                                     3.9                      6.6

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Shahrain Coovadia

Shahrain Coovadia is a Cyber Security Consultant at Deloitte, South Africa. Prior to joining Deloitte she started a web-design studio, and worked at the University of Cape Town as a teaching facilitator. Shahrain graduated from the University of Cape Town with a Bachelor of Commerce Honours specialising in Information Systems. She currently facilitates web & database management for Ecommerce Forum South Africa (EFSA).

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