12 Fastest Growing Economies In Africa During 2016

The African continent is home to some of the fastest growing economies on the planet, with numerous nations on the continent among the top 10 best performing economies globally.

The best performing economies in Africa have benefited from government policies and structural reforms, which have resulted in strong inclusive growth.

According to the International Monetary Fund’s (IMF) World Economic Outlook for 2016, a long list of African economies were in line to achieve positive growth above 3% for the year 2016.

We take a look at the 12 fastest growing economies in Africa last year.

  1. Zambia
  2. Madagascar
  3. Uganda
  4. Sierra Leone
  5. Central African Republic
  6. Mozambique
  7. Kenya
  8. Rwanda
  9. Djibouti
  10. Senegal
  11. Tanzania
  12. Ivory Coast