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Rwanda

Rwanda Economic Outlook

Real GDP was estimated to grow at 8.7% in 2019, higher than the regional average. Growth was mainly in services (7.6%) and industry (18.1%), particularly construction (30%). Investment drove growth, led by public investment in basic services and infrastructure. Real GDP per capita increased 6.1% in 2019.

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Capital: Kigali
Area: 26,000 sq km
Total Population 2017: 12.2 Million...
Urban Population 2017: 73.50%
Female Population 2017: 49.70%
GDP: US$ 9.0 Billion
GNI Per Capita 2015: US$ 700
Inflation Rate: 5.52%
Crude Birth Rate (per 1000): 29.90%
Human Development Index (rank / 188): 159
Human Development Index (scale 0 to 1): 0.498
Membership Date: 19/01/1965
Cumulative Approvals (1967-2016): UA 848.9 Million

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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

Rwanda Country Office

African Development Bank Group
Boulevard de l’Umuganda
Building Glory House, 3rd & 4th floors;
Kacyiru Road
P.O. Box 7329 
Kigali, Rwanda

Phone: (+250) 252 504250
Fax: (+250) 252 504298

Ms Martha Phiri, Country Manager