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Nigeria: Value added by the manufacturing sector as percent of GDP: For that indicator, The World Bank provides data for Nigeria from 1981 to 2015. The average value for Nigeria during that period was 6.11 percent with a minumum of 2.41 percent in 2008 and a maximum of 10.44 percent in 1983.
The importance of manufacturing in the economy of Nigeria and other countries is measured as the value added of manufacturing as percent of GDP. Manufacturing is part of the industrial sector of the economy. Share of manufacturing rankings around the world. Create and download charts for Nigeria Share of manufacturing and other indicators with the country comparator.
Definition: Manufacturing refers to industries belonging to ISIC divisions 15-37. Value added is the net output of a sector after adding up all outputs and subtracting intermediate inputs. It is calculated without making deductions for depreciation of fabricated assets or depletion and degradation of natural resources. The origin of value added is determined by the International Standard Industrial Classification (ISIC), revision 3. Note: For VAB countries, gross value added at factor cost is used as the denominator.