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PROVINCES OF AFRICA

Province Name

Population

GDP (PPP)

(in mill. $US)

Main Exports

Commodities

Main Exports

(in units)

Main Imports

Commodities

Main Imports

(in units)

01 Mauritius

 

1,268,000

12,000

Textiles

Sugar

Flowers

2500

7930

570

Man. Goods

Foodstuffs

Petro. Products

19,200

1840

1090

02 Reunion

 

776,000

4,570

Sugar

Vanilla

Tobacco

4850

220

90

Man. Goods

Foodstuffs

Machinery

5400

1160

410

03 Antananarivo

 

8,256,000

6,400

Coffee

Vanilla

Fish

600

310

9500

Man. Goods

Oil

Consumer Goods

7700

150

15

04 Mahajanga

 

10,592,000

7,650

Coffee

Vanilla

Sugar

700

370

58,500

Man. Goods
Oil

Foodstuffs

8900

100

13,570

05 Comoros

 

650,000

420

Vanilla

Perfume

Cocoa

30

2100

20

Foodstuffs

Cons. Goods

Petro. Products

1290

2

20

06 KwaZulu Natal

 

13,154,000

88,900

Gold

Diamonds

Machinery

700

90

8640

Textiles

Foodstuffs

Petro. Products

7000

18,330

9010

07 Swaziland

 

1,121,000

850

Foodstuffs

Sugar

Timber

2770

6800

3900

Motor Vehicles

Machinery

Petro. Products

5

70

70

08 Free State

 

12,593,000

82,490

Man. Goods

Minerals (other)

Machinery

96,000

20,600

8100

Petro. Products

Chemicals

Textiles

9165

670

8090

09 Lesotho

 

2,393,000

5,300

Man. Goods

Textiles

Chemicals

8400

1500

43

Foodstuffs

Vehicles

Medicines

4510

20

4500

10 Eastern Cape

 

6,490,000

99,110

Diamonds

Machinery

Man. Goods

110

9870

100,700

Chemicals

Textiles

Foodstuffs

8300

4000

8630

11 Northern Cape

 

819,000

113,790

Gold

Diamonds

Man. Goods

1020

130

127,700

Machinery

Chemicals

Petro. Products

10,750

930

12,280

12 Western Cape

 

4,988,000

49,420

Man. Goods

Diamonds

Foodstuffs

54,090

70

6310

Machinery

Petro. Products

Consumer Goods

4810

5470

405

13 Okiep

 

435,000

15,020

Minerals (other)

Man.  Goods

Fish

3750

22,700

600

Petro. Products

Machinery

Chemicals

1650

1420

122

14 Karas

 

422,000

 

2,500

Diamonds

Minerals (other)

Gold

10

620

20

Foodstuffs

Petro. Products

Machinery

750

200

240

15 Khomas

967,000

4,000

Minerals (other)

Uranium

Diamonds

1000

240

10

Foodstuffs

Machinery

Chemicals

1870

380

32

16 Mmbatho

 

4,420,000

42,670

Minerals (other)

Machinery

Foodstuffs

10,670

4110

4830

Chemicals

Textiles

Petro. Products

346

2100

4010

17 Botswana

 

1,820,000

 

12,400

Diamonds

Minerals (other)

Livestock

20

3100

1200

Foodstuffs

Machinery

Textiles

3550

1160

500

18 Otjozondjupa

409,000

 

 

1,100

Uranium

Livestock

Minerals (other)

70

300

270

Machinery

Chemicals

Foodstuffs

120

8

590

19 Erongo

374,000

 

 

1,520

Minerals (other)

Diamonds

Livestock

380

10

250

Foodstuffs

Petro. Products

Machinery

710

130

130

20 Namibe

1,402,000

 

820

Coffee

Fish

Timber

100

1900

3700

Machinery

Vehicles

Medicine

850

5

2500

21 Cunene

1,221,000

 

1,990

Diamonds

Coffee

Cotton

10

200

4600

Food

Textiles

Vehicles

2340

200

5

22 Kuando Kubango

852,000

 

450

Timber

Cotton

Gas

2800

1500

40

Machinery

Foodstuffs

Vehicles

50

1520

5

23 Copperbelt

4,214,000

3,130

Minerals (other)

Cotton

Tobacco

780

8900

5500

Petro. Products

Foodstuffs

Machinery

330

6680

300

24 Lusaka

4,855,000

 

2,960

Minerals (other)

Tobacco

Cocoa

740

6700

90

Foodstuffs

Machinery

Vehicles

8460

270

10

25 Mashonaland

7,090,000

 

14,000

Tobacco

Gold

Textiles

10,200

120

1000

Machinery

Chemicals

Oil

1430

113

230

26 Masvingo

5,121,000

 

14,000

Tobacco

Minerals (other)

Gold

7400

3500

100

Chemicals

Vehicles

Oil

113

55

180

27 Maputo

6,732,000

 

 

1,800

Foodstuffs

Cotton

Timber

3710

5500

8200

Machinery

Chemicals

Textiles

200

14

60

28 Sofala

4,036,000

 

1,800

Timber

Foodstuffs

Cotton

8900

6230

5200

Machinery

Minerals (other)

Chemicals

190

450

14

29 Zambezia

5,584,000

 

4,800

Foodstuffs

Timber

Cotton

7760

22,300

11,000

Minerals (other)

Machinery

Textile

1200

14

250

30 Nampula

4,220,000

 

 

1,800

Foodstuffs

Cotton

Sugar

3540

5500

24,700

Minerals (other)

Chemicals

Machinery

450

170

170

31 Malawi

11,166,000

 

7,000

Tobacco

Tea

Cotton

16,100

63,700

19,100

Foodstuffs

Petro. Products

Consumer Goods

21,990

700

28

32 Luapala

3,184,000

3,250

Minerals (other)

Tobacco

Flowers

810

4400

980

Foodstuffs

Machinery

Vehicles

6140

300

10

33 Lindi

10,492,000

 

6,250

Gold

Coffee

Cotton

610

600

17,000

Machinery

Consumer Goods

Oil

610

40

70

34 Seychelles

83,000

630

Fish

Petro Products

Flowers

150

60

30

Machinery

Food

Chemicals

60

100

5

35 Dar es Salaam

15,221,000

8,620

Man. Goods

Coffee

Cotton

10,400

800

21,000

Consumer Goods

Machinery

Oil

75

830

270

36 Tabora

12,420,000

7,880

Gold

Coffee

Man. Goods

770

700

8000

Consumer Goods

Oil

Machinery

61

40

740

37 Burundi

7,742,000

3,700

Coffee

Tea

Cotton

400

44,500

10,200

Man. Goods

Petro. Products

Foodstuffs

5100

380

9660

38 Rwanda

8,640,000

 

7,200

Coffee

Tea

Minerals (other)

700

49,100

1800

Foodstuffs

Machinery

Petro Products

15,010

690

680

39 Nord Kivu

5,908,000

 

2,800

Flowers

Cotton

Foodstuffs

2940

8900

3270

Consumer Goods

Vehicles

Man. Goods

14

10

3100

40 Sud Kivu

3,838,000

 

2,400

Tobacco

Cotton

Foodstuffs

5500

7600

4170

Consumer Goods

Vehicles

Man. Goods

11

10

2500

41 Katanga

4,538,000

8,000

Diamonds

Minerals (other)

Coffee

20

2000

700

Consumer Goods

Vehicles

Man. Goods

53

30

8300

42 Moxico

291,000

600

Diamonds

Gas

Cotton

10

60

1400

Textiles

Foodstuffs

Medicine

40

410

500

43 Bie

2,402,000

 

1,180

Timber

Coffee

Diamonds

5400

100

10

Machinery

Vehicles

Textiles

110

5

60

44 Kwanza

3,951,000

 

1,830

Petro. Products

Fish

Gas

200

4200

170

Vehicles

Machinery

Food

10

160

5820

45 Luanda

6,322,000

 

2,090

Petro. Products

Gas

Oil

230

210

370

Machinery

Vehicles

Foodstuffs

200

10

9100

46 Malanje

1,582,000

 

1,530

Timber

Diamonds

Coffee

7900

10

100

Machinery

Vehicles

Food

140

5

1860

47 Kasai

10,264,000

5,640

Diamonds

Minerals (other)

Coffee

10

1410

500

Consumer Goods

Foodstuffs

Machinery

38

15,460

510

48 Haut Congo

5,566,000

3,720

Timber

Minerals

Coffee

17,800

910

300

Consumer Goods

Foodstuffs

Man. Goods

27

7040

3800

49 Equateur

6,354,000

 

 

4,360

Timber

Minerals (other)

Diamonds

21,100

1090

10

Consumer Goods

Machinery

Vehicles

30

400

10

50 Bandunda

6,840,000

 

4,770

Timber

Minerals (other)

Foodstuffs

23,100

1190

6930

Oil

Consumer Goods

Vehicles

210

24

15

51 Uige

421,000

1,330

Oil

Petro. Products

Gas

190

110

120

Foodstuffs

Textiles

Medicine

810

90

400

52 Bas Congo

11,895,000

 

4,550

Oil

Timber

Foodstuffs

220

21,700

12,660

Consumer Goods

Machinery

Vehicles

36

410

10

53 Cabinda

59,000

 

1,930

Oil

Petro Products

Gas

530

180

190

Foodstuffs

Vehicles

Medicine

110

5

100