The African Story
Africa - The Investment Case
Africa in the 1980s saw a little under 500 million people residing in the continent. This year the number has reached just over 1 billion and by 2050 this number should reach 2 billion.
Africa's working population is set to steadily increase compared to the decline expected from the rest of the continents.
Africa is nearly as urbanised as China and has more cities with over 1 million people than India and Northern America.
GDP based on Purchasing power parity per capita is on the rise.
Africa has 15 of the 29 fastest growing economies in the world.