Seychelles, Benin and The Gambia offer visa-free access to all Africans.
Between 2016 and 2022, 36 countries—two-thirds of the continent—improved or maintained their AVOI score.
In 2022, 24 African countries—44% of the continent— offered an e-visa for Africans, up from 9 African countries—17% of the continent—in 2016.
13 of 2022's top-20 performers have a higher score today than in 2016.
Five of 2022's top-20 performers improved their scores since 2021. Only one top-20 performer's score declined since last year.
Nine top-20 performers are low-income countries; three of them are landlocked. Another nine top-20 performers are lower-middle-income countries. Lower-income countries continue to make progress.
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