Gross Domestic Product Growth Rate And Contribution To GDP (ITC)
Real GDP at 1990 Base Year
ITC contribution to real GDP steadily rising, 2000-2010
Real GDP at 2010 Base Year
ITC real GDP growth fall post-2014
Gross Domestic Product Growth Rate: The information and communication sector has grown overtime but witnessed an unusual decline in 2011, which has remained low in 2016Q1 possibly due to declining consumer demand for related service.
Contribution to GDP: The contribution of the sector to overall GDP growth has maintained an upward trend, reflecting that the sector is well infused into the Nigerian economy in terms of its use of local content for capacity building.
Capital Importation: Given the positive outlook on the ITC sector in the past few years, investments in the sector reached a 10-year peak in 2014. However, the foreign investment fell marginally in 2
Crude Oil Price: Crude oil price attained a historical low of $30.7 in January 2016 largely due to excess global oil supply.
Crude Oil Production and Export: Oil production has continued to fall in
FDI, FPI and other Investments: The unusual fall in overall capital importation, especially in equity investment, in the late 2015 and early 2016 is attributable to the tougher macroeconomic and finan
FDI, FPI and other Investments: Portfolio investment has continued to fall rapidly since 2014, while FDI inflows remain subdued since 2010