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The Africa Visa Openness Index is tracking changes in country scores over time to show which countries are making improvements that support free movement of people across Africa.

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Source - The International Air Transport Association, on 24th January 2017. Before traveling, please check with Embassy/Consulate as visa policies change frequently.

Source - The International Air Transport Association, on 24th January 2017. Before traveling, please check with Embassy/Consulate as visa policies change frequently.

Score
Rank
Seychelles
54
1
1
Uganda
18
36
0.867
2
Togo
16
38
0.859
3
Guinea Bissau
14
40
0.852
4
Cape Verde
16
37
1
0.844
5
Ghana
17
35
2
0.833
6
Mauritania
8
46
0.83
7
Mozambique
8
46
0.83
7
Mauritius
26
22
6
0.807
9
Rwanda
6
47
1
0.807
9
Djibouti
54
0.8
11
Madagascar
54
0.8
11
Comoros
54
0.8
11
Somalia
54
0.8
11
Kenya
18
30
6
0.778
15
Senegal
42
12
0.778
15
Tanzania
6
37
11
0.659
17
Gambia
28
26
0.519
18
Malawi
14
13
27
0.452
19
Burkina Faso
15
11
28
0.441
20
Zambia
13
13
28
0.433
21
Zimbabwe
17
8
29
0.433
21
Cote d'Ivoire
21
33
0.389
23
Tunisia
21
33
0.389
23
Guinea
20
34
0.37
25
Mali
20
34
0.37
25
Benin
18
36
0.333
27
Niger
18
36
0.333
27
Botswana
18
36
0.333
27
Nigeria
17
1
36
0.33
30
Swaziland
17
37
0.315
31
Lesotho
16
38
0.296
32
Sierra Leone
15
1
38
0.293
33
South Africa
14
40
0.259
34
Liberia
14
40
0.259
34
Namibia
13
41
0.241
36
Sao tome principe
13
41
0.241
36
Chad
11
2
41
0.233
38
Central Africa Republic
12
42
0.222
39
Congo republic
13
41
0.193
40
Morocco
9
45
0.167
41
Algeria
7
47
0.13
42
Democratic Republic of Congo
4
3
47
0.119
43
Egypt
8
46
0.119
43
Burundi
5
49
0.093
45
Cameroon
5
49
0.093
45
South Sudan
5
49
0.074
47
Gabon
3
1
50
0.07
48
Ethiopia
2
1
51
0.052
49
Eritrea
2
1
51
0.052
49
Sudan
1
2
51
0.048
51
Angola
1
1
52
0.033
52
Libya
1
53
0.019
53
Equatorial Guinea
54
0
54
Western Sahara
54
0
54
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