Gross Domestic Product (GDP): Approximately
billion in 1987; US$600 per capita.
Extractive Industries: Oil most important sector
economy. Contributed 30 percent of GDP in 1985.
areas offshore of Cabinda Province. Diamond mining in
disrupted by fighting.
Agriculture: In steep decline as result of
Contributed only 9 percent of GDP in 1985. Coffee
Manufacturing: Stagnant in late 1980s because of
insurgency and lack of spare parts. Contributed 16 percent
in 1985. Main industries food processing, construction,
Exports: Oil revenue nearly 90 percent of total
earnings in 1988.
Imports: Foodstuffs, military equipment, and
petroleum industry most important imports.
Currency: In December 1988, official rate of
Kz29.3 to US$1, but United States dollar traded on
at up to Kz2,100.
Fiscal Year: Calendar year.
Data as of February 1989