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Fact
Fun Fact
Chad is also known as “The Babel Tower of the World” because of its cultural diversity. Chad has over 200 ethnic groups and 100 languages spoken in the country.
Did you know
Did you Know?
Chad is the fifth largest country in Africa after Libya, Sudan, Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) and Algeria respectively.

Quick Facts:

Life Expectancy

54 Years
Life expectancy,
2019

GDP

3.25
GDP growth (annual %),
2019

Export
Exported products
Crude petroleum ($877M), Gold ($252M), Other oily seeds ($34.8M), Insect resins ($21M), Raw cotton ($1.34M) 2019
Export percentage of gdp

36.74

Exports of goods and services as a % of GDP,
2019

Imported goods
Imported products
Rice ($66.4M), packaged medicaments ($64.8M), palm oil ($62.8M), cars ($54.6M), Cement ($44.1M), 2019
Import as percentage of GDP

37.83
Imports of goods and services as % of GDP,
2020

Balance of trade

$122.9 million deficit
Balance of trade,
2019