Fourth in the series of African country reports from Analyse Africa, a service from the Financial Times.
Trends highlighted include:
- Between 2017 and 2021, GDP is forecast to grow above the sub-Saharan average as the country’s power situation improves.
- Zambia has an employed labour force of approximately 6.6 million people, 55% of whom are employed in the agriculture sector.
- The country is the second largest producer of copper in Africa, with only Democratic Republic of the Congo producing more.