The Venture Capital & Private Equity
Country Attractiveness Index
Alexander Groh, Heinrich Liechtenstein, Karsten Lieser and Markus Biesinger

Mozambique  
Rank: 108 · Score: 22.3  

Basic facts, 2020        
Population (millions) 31.3   IPOs and pulic issues (quartile) Bottom
GDP (US$ billions) 14.7   M&A volume (quartile) 2nd
GDP per capita (US$) 470.0   Venture capital investments (quartile) 2nd
GDP growth (per cent) -0.5   Private equity investments (quartile) Bottom
 
 
 
Performance Overview
Indicator   Rank / 125 Rank Trend Score
VCPE Country Attractiveness Index 108 17, 14, 11, 13, 17 22.3
1 Economic Activity 120 5, 2, 3, 4, 5 46.7
2 Depth of Capital Market 101 19, 17, 19, 17, 24 8.6
3 Taxation 103 30, 30, 25, 22, 22 78.0
4 Investor Protection and Corporate Governance 117 15, 11, 11, 9, 8 36.1
5 Human and Social Environment 122 10, 7, 7, 7, 3 16.4
6 Entrepreneurial Opportunities 100 38, 38, 25, 24, 25 31.4


 
Historic performance, 2017-2021   Key driver performance, 2021

   

VCPE Rank  
VC Rank  
PE Rank
Mozambique  
Africa
 
 
 
Peer Group Comparison
 
Regional Peers Economic Activity Depth of Capital Market Taxation Investor Protection and
Corporate Governance
Human and Social
Envorinment
Entrepreneurial Culture
and Deal Opportunites
Uganda 70.8 10.1 82.4 58.4 22.5 31.3
Ivory Coast 70.2 9.4 57.8 50.0 27.0 26.9
Ethiopia 78.4 5.4 84.4 29.5 24.7 39.1
Mozambique 46.7 8.6 78.0 36.1 16.4 31.4
Senegal 61.6 4.9 57.6 55.3 30.3 28.8
Zimbabwe 56.2 6.7 72.1 43.2 17.8 30.3
Burkina Faso 60.1 5.4 72.4 49.5 28.1 21.9
Last updated: 21 Jun 2021