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Djibouti

Djibouti Economic Outlook

Real GDP growth has remained strong, estimated at 6% for 2019. From a demand point of view, it is driven by public investment in rail and port infrastructure. On the supply side, it should continue to be driven by the tertiary sector, notably trade with Ethiopia, which accounts for 80% of Djibouti’s port activities. Inflation is estimated at 2.2% for 2019.

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Key Facts

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Capital: Djibouti
Area: 22,980 sq km
Total Population 2017: 0.9 Million ...
Urban Population 2017: 73.50%
Female Population 2017: 49.70%
GDP: US$ 2.1 Billion
GNI Per Capita 2015: US$ 1,780
Inflation Rate: 3.62%
Crude Birth Rate (per 1000): 23.90%
Human Development Index (rank / 188): 172
Human Development Index (scale 0 to 1): 0.473
Membership Date: 01/05/1978
Cumulative Approvals (1967-2016): UA 205.0 Million

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Contacts

East Africa Regional Hub (RDGE)

African Development Bank Group
Khushee Tower
Longonot  Road, Upper Hill
Nairobi, Kenya
Phone: (254) 20 2712925/ (254) 20 2712926/ (254) 20 2712928
Fax: (254) 20 2712938

Mr. Gabriel Negatu, Director General