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List of countries by real GDP growth rate

Countries by Real GDP Growth Rate in 2018 (Data from IMF WEO Database, April 2020)

This article includes a lists of countries and dependent territories sorted by their real gross domestic product growth rate; the rate of growth of the value of all final goods and services produced within a state in a given year. The statistics were compiled from the IMF World Economic Outlook Database with the vast majority of estimates corresponding to the 2019 calendar year.[1] Values from other sources are referenced as such.

List (2019) [ edit ]

Rates in bold italic are IMF staff estimates.

Rank Country/region Real GDP growth

rate (%)[1]
1   South Sudan Increase 11.3
2   Rwanda Increase 10.1
3   Libya Increase 9.9
4   Dominica Increase 9.2
5   Ethiopia Increase 9.0
6   Bangladesh Increase 7.9
7   Armenia Increase 7.6
8   Tajikistan Increase 7.5
9   Djibouti Increase 7.5
10     Nepal Increase 7.1
11   Cambodia Increase 7.0
12   Vietnam Increase 7.0
13   Ivory Coast Increase 6.9
14   Myanmar Increase 6.5
15   Benin Increase 6.4
16   Turkmenistan Increase 6.3
17   Tanzania Increase 6.3
18   Ghana Increase 6.1
19   China Increase 6.1
20   Tuvalu Increase 6.0
21   The Gambia Increase 6.0
22   Philippines Increase 5.9
23   Mauritania Increase 5.9
24   Niger Increase 5.8
25   Burkina Faso Increase 5.7
26   Maldives Increase 5.7
27   Guinea Increase 5.6
28   Kenya Increase 5.6
29   Uzbekistan Increase 5.6
30   Egypt Increase 5.6
31   Ireland Increase 5.5
32   Cape Verde Increase 5.5
33   Togo Increase 5.3
34   Senegal Increase 5.3
35   Antigua and Barbuda Increase 5.3
36   Georgia Increase 5.1
37   Sierra Leone Increase 5.1
38   Mali Increase 5.1
39   Mongolia Increase 5.1
40   Dominican Republic Increase 5.1
41   Papua New Guinea Increase 5.0
42   Indonesia Increase 5.0
43   Hungary Increase 4.9
44   Uganda Increase 4.9
45   Madagascar Increase 4.8
46   Laos Increase 4.7
47   Guyana Increase 4.7
48   Guinea-Bissau Increase 4.6
49   Kazakhstan Increase 4.5
50   Malawi Increase 4.5
51   Kyrgyzstan Increase 4.5
52   Malta Increase 4.4
53   Democratic Republic of the Congo Increase 4.4
54   Estonia Increase 4.3
55   Malaysia Increase 4.3
56   India Increase 4.2
57   Serbia Increase 4.2
58   Poland Increase 4.1
59   Romania Increase 4.1
60   Kosovo Increase 4.0
61   Iraq Increase 3.9
62   Lithuania Increase 3.9
63   Seychelles Increase 3.9
64   Brunei Darussalam Increase 3.9
65   Eritrea Increase 3.8
66   Cameroon Increase 3.7
67   Montenegro Increase 3.6
68   Moldova Increase 3.6
69   Guatemala Increase 3.6
70   North Macedonia Increase 3.6
71   Israel Increase 3.5
72   Mauritius Increase 3.5
73   American Samoa [note 1] Increase 3.5
74   Gabon Increase 3.4
75   Bulgaria Increase 3.4
76   Colombia Increase 3.3
77   Pakistan Increase 3.3
78   Cyprus Increase 3.2
79   Ukraine Increase 3.2
80   Grenada Increase 3.1
81   Timor Leste Increase 3.1
82   Afghanistan Increase 3.0
83   Panama Increase 3.0
84   Central African Republic Increase 3.0
85   Chad Increase 3.0
86   Botswana Increase 3.0
87   Croatia Increase 2.9
88   Vanuatu Increase 2.9
89   Saint Kitts and Nevis Increase 2.9
90   Somalia Increase 2.9
91   Bolivia Increase 2.8
92   Taiwan Increase 2.7
93   Bosnia and Herzegovina Increase 2.7
94   Honduras Increase 2.7
95   Czech Republic Increase 2.6
96   Slovenia Increase 2.4
97   Marshall Islands Increase 2.4
98   El Salvador Increase 2.4
99   Thailand Increase 2.4
100   Denmark Increase 2.4
101   United States Increase 2.3
102   Suriname Increase 2.3
103   Luxembourg Increase 2.3
104   Kiribati Increase 2.3
105   Sri Lanka Increase 2.3
106   Slovakia Increase 2.3
107   Azerbaijan Increase 2.3
108   Mozambique Increase 2.2
109   Albania Increase 2.2
110   Nigeria Increase 2.2
111   Morocco Increase 2.2
112   Latvia Increase 2.2
113   New Zealand Increase 2.2
114   Peru Increase 2.2
115   Portugal Increase 2.2
116   Yemen Increase 2.1
117   Costa Rica Increase 2.1
118   South Korea Increase 2.0
119   Jordan Increase 2.0
120   Puerto Rico [note 2] Increase 2.0
121   Spain Increase 2.0
122   Iceland Increase 1.9
123   Greece Increase 1.9
124   Comoros Increase 1.9
125   Australia Increase 1.8
126   Bahrain Increase 1.8
127   Netherlands Increase 1.8
128   The Bahamas Increase 1.8
129   Burundi Increase 1.8
130   Saint Lucia Increase 1.7
131   Canada Increase 1.6
132   Austria Increase 1.6
133   Zambia Increase 1.5
134   United Kingdom Increase 1.4
135   Belgium Increase 1.4
136   Russia Increase 1.3
137   France Increase 1.3
138   São Tomé and Príncipe Increase 1.3
139   United Arab Emirates Increase 1.3
140   Solomon Islands Increase 1.2
141   Sweden Increase 1.2
142   Belarus Increase 1.2
143   Lesotho Increase 1.2
144   Micronesia Increase 1.2
145   Norway Increase 1.2
146   Brazil Increase 1.1
147   Chile Increase 1.1
148   San Marino Increase 1.1
149   Tunisia Increase 1.0
150   Eswatini Increase 1.0
151   Finland Increase 1.0
152   Jamaica Increase 1.0
153   Nauru Increase 1.0
154   Turkey Increase 0.9
155    Switzerland Increase 0.9
156   Kuwait Increase 0.7
157   Singapore Increase 0.7
158   Algeria Increase 0.7
159   Japan Increase 0.7
160   Germany Increase 0.6
161   Fiji Increase 0.5
162   Palau Increase 0.5
163   Oman Increase 0.5
164   Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Increase 0.4
165   Saudi Arabia Increase 0.3
166   Italy Increase 0.3
167   Belize Increase 0.3
168   Uruguay Increase 0.2
169   Paraguay Increase 0.2
170   South Africa Increase 0.2
171   Qatar Increase 0.1
172   Ecuador Increase 0.1
173   Trinidad and Tobago Decrease 0.0
174   Barbados Decrease 0.1
175   Tonga Decrease 0.1
176   Mexico Decrease 0.1
177   Republic of Congo Decrease 0.9
178   Hong Kong Decrease 1.2
179   Haiti Decrease 1.2
180   Namibia Decrease 1.4
181   Angola Decrease 1.5
182   Argentina Decrease 2.2
183   Liberia Decrease 2.5
184   Sudan Decrease 2.5
185   Nicaragua Decrease 3.9
186   Macau Decrease 4.7
187   Equatorial Guinea Decrease 6.1
188   Lebanon Decrease 6.5
189   Zimbabwe Decrease 8.3
190   Iran Decrease 7.6
191   Venezuela Decrease 35.0
192   Syria Steady N/A

List by the World Bank [ edit ]

Countries by yearly growth rate 2013–2018.[2] The data is from the World Bank except of the 2018 year.

The purple background means a given country is a member of the European Union.

Country Real GDP growth

rate (%) 2013
Real GDP growth

rate (%) 2014
Real GDP growth

rate (%) 2015
Real GDP growth

rate (%) 2016
Real GDP growth

rate (%) 2017
Real GDP growth

rate (%) 2018[3]
Average GDP growth

rate (%) 2013–2018
  Afghanistan 3.90 2.69 1.31 2.37 2.60 2.30 2.53
  Albania 1.00 1.77 2.22 3.35 3.84 3.90 2.67
  Algeria 2.77 3.79 3.76 3.30 1.70 2.50 2.97
  Angola 6.81 4.80 3.00 -0.81 0.72 -0.10 2.37
  Antigua and Barbuda -0.10 5.10 4.06 5.34 3.34 3.50 3.52
  Argentina 2.41 -2.51 2.73 -1.82 2.86 -2.60 0.15
  Armenia 3.30 3.60 3.20 0.20 7.50 5.90 3.92
  Australia 2.64 2.58 2.35 2.83 1.96 3.20 2.59
  Austria 0.03 0.83 1.09 1.45 3.04 2.80 1.53
  Azerbaijan 5.80 2.00 1.10 -3.10 0.10 1.30 1.17
  Bahamas -0.41 -0.15 1.04 -1.69 1.44 2.30 0.41
  Bahrain 5.42 4.35 2.86 3.22 3.89 3.20 3.82
  Bangladesh 6.01 6.06 6.55 7.11 7.28 7.30 6.72
  Barbados -0.07 0.06 0.90 2.00 1.67 -0.50 0.67
  Belarus 1.02 1.72 -3.83 -2.53 2.42 3.90 0.41
  Belgium 0.20 1.29 1.43 1.41 1.73 1.50 1.26
  Belize 0.71 4.05 3.80 -0.49 0.88 1.80 1.78
  Benin 7.19 6.36 2.10 3.97 5.58 6.00 5.19
  Bhutan 2.14 5.75 6.60 7.99 6.82
  Bolivia 6.80 5.46 4.86 4.26 4.20 4.30 4.98
  Bosnia and Herzegovina 2.35 1.15 3.08 3.14 3.03 3.20 2.66
  Botswana 11.34 4.15 -1.70 4.32 2.36 4.60 4.11
  Brazil 3.01 0.51 -3.55 -3.47 0.98 1.40 -0.22
  Brunei -2.13 -2.35 -0.57 -2.47 1.33 2.30 -0.67
  Bulgaria 0.86 1.33 3.62 3.94 3.56 3.60 2.81
  Burkina Faso 5.79 4.33 3.90 5.93 6.74 5.80 5.41
  Burundi 4.59 4.66 -3.92 -0.57 0.52 0.10 0.85
  Cambodia 7.36 7.14 7.04 6.95 6.82 6.90 7.03
  Cameroon 5.40 5.88 5.65 4.45 3.18 3.70 4.71
  Canada 2.48 2.86 1.00 1.41 3.05 2.00 2.13
  Cape Verde 0.80 0.61 1.07 3.82 3.89 4.20 2.39
  Central African Republic -36.70 1.04 4.80 4.53 4.30 4.30 -4.42
  Chad 5.70 6.90 2.77 -6.26 -2.95 3.50 1.50
  Chile 4.05 1.78 2.31 1.27 1.49 3.90 2.46
  China 7.76 7.30 6.90 6.70 6.90 6.50 7.01
  Colombia 4.87 4.39 3.05 2.04 1.77 2.80 3.15
  Comoros 3.50 2.06 1.02 2.20 2.50 2.70 2.33
  Costa Rica 2.27 3.52 3.63 4.16 3.19 3.30 3.34
  Croatia -0.65 -0.10 2.35 3.17 2.78 2.80 1.71
  Cyprus -5.93 -1.40 1.98 3.40 3.88 3.90 0.91
  Czech Republic -0.48 2.72 5.31 2.59 4.29 3.00 2.89
  Democratic Republic of the Congo 8.48 9.47 6.92 2.40 3.70 3.80 5.76
  Denmark 0.93 1.68 1.61 1.96 2.24 1.90 1.72
  Djibouti 7.95 8.92 9.68 8.72 4.09 6.70 7.66
  Dominica -0.61 4.43 -2.54 2.64 -4.21 -14.10 -2.59
  Dominican Republic 2.79 7.61 7.03 6.61 4.55 6.40 5.82
  East Timor -11.00 -26.05 20.88 0.83 -8.00 0.80 -4.81
  Ecuador 4.95 3.79 0.10 -1.58 3.00 1.10 1.87
  Egypt 2.19 2.92 4.37 4.35 4.18 5.30 3.88
  El Salvador 2.38 1.98 2.38 2.58 2.32 2.50 2.36
  Equatorial Guinea -4.13 0.42 -9.10 -8.58 -3.22 -7.70 -5.45
  Eritrea 4.10
  Estonia 1.94 2.89 1.67 2.06 4.85 3.70 2.85
  Eswatini 6.42 1.93 0.39 1.37 2.00 1.30 2.22
  Ethiopia 10.58 10.26 10.39 7.56 10.25 7.40 9.40
  Fiji 4.37 5.60 3.84 0.38 3.80 3.20 3.52
  Finland -0.76 -0.63 0.14 2.14 2.63 2.60 1.01
  France 0.58 0.95 1.07 1.19 1.82 1.50 1.18
  Gabon 5.64 4.32 3.88 2.08 1.11 2.00 3.16
  Gambia 4.79 0.90 4.30 2.22 3.50 5.40 3.51
  Georgia 3.39 4.62 2.88 2.85 4.99 5.50 4.03
  Germany 0.49 1.93 1.74 1.94 2.22 1.90 1.70
  Ghana 7.31 3.99 3.84 3.72 8.51 6.20 5.58
  Greece -3.24 0.74 -0.29 -0.24 1.35 2.00 0.04
  Grenada 2.35 7.34 6.44 3.68 3.73 3.60 4.51
  Guatemala 3.70 4.17 4.14 3.09 2.76 2.70 3.42
  Guinea 3.94 3.71 3.82 10.45 12.70 5.80 6.68
  Guinea-Bissau 3.27 0.97 6.13 6.26 5.92 4.50 4.49
  Guyana 5.22 3.85 3.16 3.32 2.93 3.40 3.64
  Haiti 4.23 2.81 1.21 1.45 1.17 2.00 2.14
  Honduras 2.79 3.06 3.84 3.75 4.79 3.40 3.60
  Hong Kong 3.10 2.76 2.39 2.16 3.79 3.70 2.98
  Hungary 2.10 4.23 3.37 2.21 3.99 4.00 3.31
  Iceland 4.31 2.20 4.31 7.48 3.64 3.70 4.26
  India 6.39 7.41 8.15 7.11 6.62 7.30 7.16
  Indonesia 5.56 5.01 4.88 5.03 5.07 5.17 5.12
  Iran -1.91 4.34 -1.50 13.40 4.30 -1.40 2.73
  Iraq 6.57 0.70 4.80 11.00 -0.78 1.50 3.89
  Ireland 1.64 8.33 25.56 5.14 7.80 4.70 8.60
  Israel 4.11 3.41 3.04 4.09 3.33 3.50 3.58
  Italy -1.73 0.11 0.93 0.86 1.50 1.10 0.46
  Ivory Coast 8.89 8.79 8.84 8.34 7.80 7.40 8.34
  Jamaica 0.50 0.68 0.89 1.37 0.48 1.10 0.84
  Japan 2.00 0.38 1.35 0.94 1.71 1.10 1.25
  Jordan 2.83 3.10 2.39 2.00 1.96 2.30 2.43
  Kazakhstan 6.00 4.20 1.20 1.10 4.00 3.60 3.34
  Kenya 5.88 5.35 5.71 5.87 4.89 5.90 5.60
  Kiribati 5.78 2.41 6.45 1.14 3.10 2.30 3.51
  Kosovo 3.43 1.20 4.09 4.07 4.47 4.00 3.54
  Kuwait 1.15 0.50 0.59 3.55 -2.87 2.30 0.85
  Kyrgyzstan 10.92 4.02 3.88 4.34 4.58 2.80 5.06
  Laos 8.03 7.61 7.27 7.02 6.89 6.70 7.25
  Latvia 2.43 1.86 2.97 2.21 4.55 3.70 2.95
  Lebanon 2.64 2.00 0.82 2.00 2.02 1.00 1.74
  Lesotho 1.84 3.12 2.52 2.40 5.59 0.70 2.68
  Liberia 8.70 0.70 0.00 -1.60 2.46 2.90 2.14
  Libya -13.60 -24.00 -8.86 -2.80 26.68 10.90 -3.31
  Lithuania 3.49 3.54 2.04 2.35 3.83 3.50 3.12
  Luxembourg 3.65 5.77 2.86 3.08 2.30 4.00 3.60
  Macao 11.20 -1.20 -21.54 -0.86 9.10 6.20 -0.16
  Madagascar 2.26 3.32 3.12 4.18 4.17 4.90 3.65
  Malawi 5.20 5.70 2.80 2.48 4.00 3.30 3.91
  Malaysia 4.69 6.01 5.03 4.22 5.90 4.70 5.09
  Maldives 7.28 7.33 2.25 6.16 8.83 4.60 6.05
  Mali 2.30 7.04 5.96 5.80 5.30 5.10 5.24
  Malta 4.61 8.11 9.62 5.23 6.42 5.60 6.58
  Marshall Islands 2.86 -0.76 -0.37 1.91 2.50 2.30 1.40
  Mauritania 6.09 5.58 1.40 2.00 3.50 2.40 3.48
  Mauritius 3.36 3.75 3.47 3.80 3.80 3.90 3.68
  Mexico 1.35 2.85 3.27 2.91 2.04 2.10 2.42
  Micronesia -3.86 -2.16 4.93 -0.06 2.00 1.30 0.32
  Moldova 9.40 4.80 -0.40 4.50 4.50 3.70 4.38
  Mongolia 11.65 7.89 2.38 1.24 5.89 6.20 5.82
  Montenegro 3.55 1.78 3.39 2.95 4.30 3.70 3.28
  Morocco 4.54 2.67 4.55 1.22 4.10 3.20 3.37
  Mozambique 7.14 7.44 6.59 3.76 3.71 3.50 5.34
  Myanmar 8.43 7.99 6.99 5.72 6.37 6.40 6.98
  Namibia 5.62 6.35 6.11 0.70 -0.77 1.00 3.13
  Nauru -2.30
    Nepal 4.13 5.99 3.32 0.41 7.50 6.20 4.57
  Netherlands -0.19 1.42 2.26 2.21 3.16 2.80 1.94
  New Zealand 2.02 3.55 4.43 3.47 3.03 3.00 3.25
  Nicaragua 4.93 4.79 4.77 4.66 4.86 -4.00 3.28
  Niger 5.27 7.53 4.34 4.93 4.90 5.30 5.37
  Nigeria 5.39 6.31 2.65 -1.62 0.82 1.90 2.54
  North Macedonia 2.93 3.63 3.84 2.92 0.02 1.60 2.48
  Norway 1.04 1.98 1.97 1.10 1.92 2.10 1.68
  Oman 4.37 2.65 4.74 5.38 -0.27 1.80 3.09
  Pakistan 4.40 4.68 4.73 5.53 5.70 5.70 5.12
  Palau -1.52 2.70 10.14 0.06 -3.72 0.70 1.30
  Palestine 2.22 -0.18 3.43 4.71 3.14 -2.80 1.72
  Panama 6.90 5.07 5.58 4.99 5.36 4.60 5.41
  Papua New Guinea 3.83 15.42 5.30 1.90 2.20 -1.00 4.48
  Paraguay 14.04 4.72 2.96 4.02 0.77 4.40 5.07
  Peru 5.85 2.35 3.25 3.95 2.53 4.10 3.67
  Philippines 7.06 6.15 6.07 6.88 6.69 6.50 6.56
  Poland 1.39 3.28 3.85 2.86 4.55 4.30 3.37
  Portugal -1.13 0.89 1.82 1.62 2.68 2.30 1.36
  Puerto Rico -0.10 -1.80 -0.70 -1.10 -7.67 -2.30 -2.31
  Qatar 4.41 3.98 3.55 2.22 1.60 2.60 3.06
  Republic of the Congo 3.44 6.78 2.65 -2.80 -4.59 1.90 1.16
  Romania 3.53 3.08 3.94 4.82 6.95 3.90 4.36
  Russia 1.79 0.74 -2.83 -0.23 1.55 1.70 0.44
  Rwanda 4.70 7.62 8.87 5.98 6.10 7.20 6.74
  Saint Kitts and Nevis 6.22 5.96 3.98 2.21 1.74 2.70 3.79
  Saint Lucia 3.40 -0.22 1.96 1.65 2.69 3.40 2.14
  Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 1.83 0.98 1.82 1.27 1.60 1.90 1.57
  Samoa -1.93 1.20 1.64 7.15 2.50
  San Marino -3.03 -0.88 0.49 0.97 1.24 1.30 0.00
São Tomé and Príncipe 4.82 6.55 3.82 4.18 3.88 4.00 4.54
  Saudi Arabia 2.70 3.65 4.11 1.67 -0.74 2.20 2.25
  Senegal 3.46 4.08 6.46 6.74 6.79 6.90 5.73
  Serbia 2.57 -1.83 0.76 2.80 1.87 3.90 1.66
  Seychelles 6.05 3.32 3.50 4.50 4.20 3.50 4.17
  Sierra Leone 20.72 4.56 -20.60 6.06 4.16 3.60 2.31
  Singapore 5.11 3.88 2.24 2.40 3.62 2.90 3.35
  Slovakia 1.49 2.75 3.85 3.33 3.40 3.90 3.12
  Slovenia -1.13 2.98 2.26 3.15 5.00 4.40 2.76
  Solomon Islands 3.02 2.25 2.54 3.46 3.24 3.30 2.97
  Somalia 3.10
  South Africa 2.49 1.85 1.28 0.57 1.32 0.70 1.37
  South Korea 2.90 3.34 2.79 2.93 3.06 2.70 2.95
  South Sudan -3.20
  Spain -1.71 1.38 3.43 3.27 3.05 2.60 1.99
  Sri Lanka 3.40 4.96 5.01 4.47 3.11 3.70 4.11
  Sudan 4.40 2.68 4.91 4.70 4.28 -2.30 3.08
  Suriname 2.93 0.26 -2.60 -5.14 0.10 2.00 -0.45
  Sweden 1.24 2.60 4.52 3.24 2.29 2.40 2.71
   Switzerland 1.85 2.45 1.23 1.38 1.09 3.00 1.83
  Taiwan 2.70
  Tajikistan 7.40 6.70 6.00 6.90 7.10 5.00 6.51
  Tanzania 7.26 6.97 6.96 6.97 7.10 5.80 6.84
  Thailand 2.69 0.98 3.02 3.28 3.90 4.50 3.06
  Togo 3.97 5.87 5.39 5.40 5.57 4.70 5.15
  Tonga -3.13 2.07 3.71 3.38 2.70 2.80 1.89
  Trinidad and Tobago 0.98 -0.25 1.52 -5.96 -2.34 1.00 -0.88
  Tunisia 2.88 2.82 1.15 1.11 1.96 2.30 2.03
  Turkey 8.49 5.17 6.09 3.18 7.42 3.40 5.61
  Turkmenistan 10.20 10.30 6.50 6.20 6.50 6.10 7.62
  Tuvalu 4.58 1.35 9.14 3.04 3.24 4.20 4.23
  Uganda 3.59 5.11 5.19 4.66 3.97 5.90 4.73
  Ukraine -0.02 -6.55 -9.77 2.31 2.50 3.50 -1.47
  United Arab Emirates 5.05 4.40 5.07 2.99 0.79 2.90 3.52
  United Kingdom 2.05 3.05 2.35 1.94 1.79 1.30 2.08
  United States 1.68 2.57 2.86 1.49 2.27 2.80 2.28
  Uruguay 4.64 3.24 0.37 1.69 2.66 2.00 2.42
  Uzbekistan 8.00 7.79 8.00 7.80 5.30 5.00 6.97
  Vanuatu 1.97 2.33 -0.80 4.00 4.50 3.80 2.62
  Venezuela 1.34 -3.89 -5.72 -18.00 -14.00 -18.00 -10.01
  Vietnam 5.42 5.98 6.68 6.21 6.81 6.60 6.28
  Yemen 4.82 -0.19 -28.00 -34.34 -2.00 -2.60 -11.76
  Zambia 5.06 4.70 2.92 3.76 4.08 3.80 4.05
  Zimbabwe 5.53 2.13 1.69 0.62 3.45 3.60 2.82

See also [ edit ]

References [ edit ]

  1. ^ American Samoa is an unincorporated territory of the United States
  2. ^ Puerto Rico is an unincorporated territory of the United States
  1. ^ a b "World Economic Outlook Database, April 2020". IMF.org. International Monetary Fund. Retrieved 23 May 2020.
  2. ^ "GDP growth (annual %) | Data". Retrieved 2017-08-29.
  3. ^ (copied from the main list)

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