Key facts and figures: Did you know?

  • Uganda’s Per Capita Income performance is yet to return to its potential despite an average GDP growth rate of 5.3 over the 1st decade of Vision 2040 (2010/11-2019/20); Learn More>>
  • Formal employment is still dominated by higher income earners in financial year 2019/20 despite a decline from 2018/19; Learn More>>
  • Uganda’s exports have grown by 7 percent on average over the NDP II period compared to 4 percent growth recorded for the NDP I period. This growth was on account of an 8 percent growth in formal exports over the same period. However, the Covid-19 pandemic; Learn More>>
  • Uganda has made steady progress towards meeting its middle income status aspirations by international standards. One of the three key criteria has been met, while progress on the other two is moderate and improving; Learn More>>
  • Uganda’s per capita income performance is yet to return to its potential despite an average GDP growth rate of 5.3 over the 1st decade of Vision 2040 (2010/11-2019/20); Learn More>>
  • The Average Return on FDI in Uganda Has Been on the Rise over the NDP Era:; Learn More>>
  • Construction Activities Continue to Dominate Investment in Uganda, Indicating Significant room for Enhancing Investment Productivity in the Economy; Learn More>>
  • Concentration of Poverty and Reliance of Households on Subsistence Agriculture do not always Match: Differentiated Strategies are Required in Addressing these two Development Challenges; Learn More>>
  • 1 in 20 sub-counties have 80 percent or more of their households in the monetized economy. How about increasing this share of sub-counties to at least 1 in 5 under NDP III?; Learn More>>
  • Uganda leads Eastern Africa in Regional Integration of Export Trade: Regional Value Chains are Key to Uganda’s Industrialization Agenda; Learn More>>
  • Africa has Emerged as Uganda’s Most Important Trading Partner: Will the AfCFTA Consolidate this Trend?; Learn More>>
  • Uganda’s Export Basket Has Significantly Expanded but Remains Dominated by Export of Services & Primary Products (2018); Learn More>>