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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 Congo

 

 

3,039,000

2320

Oil

Timber

Sugar

100

10,200

16,410

Machinery

Foodstuffs

Man. Goods

220

3650

2400

02 Gabon

 

 

1,389,000

7970

Oil

Timber

Minerals (other)

170

30,210

1600

Machinery

Foodstuffs

Chemicals

780

1720

64

03 Equatorial Guinea

 

325,900

16,720

Oil

Livestock

Fish

150

280

400

Machinery

Chemicals

Vehicles

1610

135

65

04 Fernando Poo

210,000

8450

Oil

Fish

Livestock

170

370

140

Machinery

Chemicals

Man. Goods

830

68

8600

05 Cameroon

16,380,000

1270

Oil

Chemicals

Timber

220

10

5520

Petro Products

Machinery

Man. Goods

140

100

1300

06 Enugu

20,648,900

31,550

Oil (95%)

Foodstuffs

Timber

1320

1690

6590

Machinery

Chemicals

Vehicles

3140

256

125

07 Adamana

6,546,000

2040

Cotton

Timber

Livestock

6130

8870

4370

Foodstuffs

Consumer Goods

Fish

23,690

16

7840

08 Maiduguri

8,400,000

 

3240

Timber

Cocoa

Textiles

14,500

110

650

Fish

Consumer Goods
Foodstuffs

9600

28

10,450

09 Abuja

16,700,400

 

 

24,960

Consumer Goods

Medicine

Cocoa

227

2500

760

Vehicles

Machinery

Livestock

100

2210

11,140

10 Sokoto

16,100,000

 

21,050

Cocoa

Textiles

Minerals (other)

700

4650

4980

Livestock

Foodstuffs

Machinery

11,940

11,510

2010

11 Yoruba

27,300,000

11,790

Textiles

Cocoa

Petro Products

2690

370

1040

Machinery

Chemicals

Livestock

1050

95

18,200

12 Lagos

38,400,000

 

 

31,060

Oil (95%)

Petro Products

Gas (Natural)

1240

3190

2740

Foodstuffs

Machinery

Chemicals

50,010

2820

252

13 Benin

7,460,000

 

8,340

Cotton

Oil

Cocoa

23,450

190

250

Foodstuffs

Machinery

Petro Products

9820

680

710

14 Togo

5,682,000

 

8,690

Cotton

Minerals (other)

Coffee

24,920

2250

900

Machinery

Foodstuffs

Petro Products

740

7100

770

15 Ghana

21,030,000

 

48,270

Gold

Cocoa

Timber

400

1480

206,510

Machinery

Oil

Foodstuffs

4450

290

22,710

16 Ouagadougou

6,020,000

 

8960

Timber

Cocoa

Minerals (other)

38,680

310

2010

Machinery

Consumer Goods

Oil

810

70

120

17 Bobo-Dioulasso

7,010,000

7940

Cotton

Timber

Petro Products

21,560

31,450

610

Machinery

Oil

Consumer Goods

700

160

51

18 Ivory Coast

17,300,000

24,780

Cocoa

Coffee

Timber

320

2500

99,620

Oil

Machinery

Foodstuffs

310

2140

19,110

19 Liberia

3,482,000

 

2900

Timber (60%)

Minerals (other)

Diamonds

26,100

790

40

Oil

Chemicals

Machinery

280

23

120

20 Sierra Leone

6,018,000

3340

Diamonds

Cocoa

Coffee

120

100

300

Foodstuffs

Machinery

Oil

8790

240

40

21 Guinea

9,467,000

 

 

19,500

Minerals (other)

Gold

Diamonds

4860

170

90

Petro Products

Machinery

Textiles

2020

1620

2000

22 Guinea Bissau

1,416,000

1010

Foodstuffs

Fish

Timber

2630

1750

4280

Foodstuffs

Machinery

Petro. Products

2320

880

80

23 Senegal

11,130,000

20,480

Man. Goods

Consumer Goods

Minerals (other)

27,600

191

5050

Foodstuffs

Vehicles

Oil

19,340

80

390

24 Gambia

1,593,000

3020

Fish

Petro. Products

Minerals (other)

2090

310

680

Foodstuffs

Consumer Goods

Machinery

1840

21

120

25 Cape Verde Islands

418,200

600

Oil

Textiles

Fish

180

130

530

Foodstuffs

Machinery
Vehicles

790

30

5

26 Nouakchott

841,780

2120

Fish

Minerals (other)

Livestock

1160

490

560

Foodstuffs

Consumer Goods

Petro. Products

1410

15

180

27 Adrar

672,350

1720

Minerals (other)

Gold
Consumer Goods

420

10

9

Foodstuffs

Petro. Products

Man. Goods

1620

170

1900

28 Kayes

2,048,300

2010

Cotton

Gold

Cons. Goods

8880

10

12

Fish

Medicine

Man. Goods

2550

4100

2100

29 Bamako

5,970,000

 

3250

Gold

Cotton

Cons. Goods

30

9810

17

Medicine

Fish

Man. Goods

11,940

6500

3400

30 Mopti

760,720

 

2260

Cotton

Livestock

Gold

6510

530

10

Foodstuffs

Medicine

Man. Goods

3900

1520

2300

31 Tombouctou

2,804,000

 

2890

Cotton

Livestock

Gold

7900

1890

10

Man. Goods

Medicine

Fish

3000

5600

3110

32 Gao

1,005,400

1820

Livestock

Cons. Goods

Cotton

760

14

4090

Fish

Medicine

Man. Goods

1390

2010

2000

33 Kidal

620,000

1500

Livestock

Gold

Textiles

440

10

320

Fish

Man. Goods

Medicine

800

1900

1240

34 Fderik

671,750

1710

Gold

Minerals (other)

Livestock

20

400

450

Fish

Man. Goods

Cons. Goods

840

2100

9

35 Nouadhibou

880,300

2080

Fish

Minerals (other)

Gold

1350

500

10

Machinery

Petro Products

Foodstuffs

190

200

910

36 Western Sahara

273,000

1500

Minerals (62%)

Fish (30%)

Goods (8%)

750

70

10

Oil

Foodstuffs

Man. Goods

50

510

1700

37 Canary Islands

190,500

26,990

Sugar

Minerals (other)

Livestock

11,370

6410

130

Oil

Cons. Goods

Man. Goods

480

253

29,400

38 Madeira Islands

58,200

6140

Vanilla

Sugar

Textiles

320

8700

1230

Oil

Man. Goods

Cons. Goods

200

6600

592

39 Guelmim

5,517,000

18,600

Minerals (other)

Livestock

Textiles

4640

3800

3720

Man. Goods

Machinery

Foodstuffs

23,100

1760

6810

40 Souss Massa

3,109,000

 

19,210

Minerals (other)

Foodstuffs

Textiles

4800

4280

3850

Man. Goods

Oil

Machinery

28,400

80

1650

41 Casablanca

10,321,000

 

 

29,680

Minerals (other)
Foodstuffs

Cons. Goods

7200

15,210

255

Man. Goods

Cons. Goods

Oil

32,600

275

350

42 Rabat

9,708,000

 

24,980

Fish

Cons. Goods

Man. Goods

10,100

208

28,000

Machinery

Oil

Livestock

2400

320

6470

43 Meknes Tafilalet

4,410,000

 

20,050

Fish

Foodstuffs

Cons. Goods

5290

6140

196

Machinery

Cons. Goods

Oil

1980

189

130

44 Arzew

9,994,500

 

 

31,100

Gas

Petro Products

Oil

3040

3100

390

Machinery

Cons. Goods

Foodstuffs

3160

98

10,110

45 Algiers

13,561,100

 

 

56,990

Petro Products

Oil

Gas

6210

440

5510

Machinery

Foodstuffs

Cons. Goods

5500

14,600

532

46 Skikda

9,101,700

 

49,620

Petro Products

Oil

Gas

5390

410

4310

Machinery

Foodstuffs

Man. Goods

4840

9440

53,800

47 Tunisia

10,070,000

 

83,350

Textiles

Man. Goods

Chemicals

19,450

92,300

680

Machinery

Cotton

Livestock

8200

24,270

6710

48 Warqla

31,420

 

31,420

Gas

Oil

Petro Products

3050

290

2840

Machinery

Fish

Foodstuffs

1950

10

10

49 Tindouf

15,100

 

35,150

Gas

Oil

Petro Products

3190

170

3360

Machinery

Fish

Foodstuffs

2930

20

20

50 Tamangasat

8,400

 

33,240

Gas (80%)

Minerals (15%)

Livestock

9150

3050

10

Machinery

Fish

Foodstuffs

3170

10

10

51 Niamey

5,870,000

 

3900

Uranium (65%)

Livestock

Foodstuffs

550

5430

6380

Cons. Goods

Machinery

Vehicles

31

3400

15

52 Agadez

2,430,000

 

3750

Uranium (65%)

Foodstuffs

Livestock

520

3610

1620

Vehicles

Oil

Cons. Goods

15

140

20

53 Diffa

2,908,000

 

3750

Uranium (50%)

Foodstuffs

Livestock

410

5810

1940

Machinery

Vehicles

Oil

300

15

150