Top 10 Poor Countries That Should Be Rich

JackLawler
OK, we probably know that the DRC is the poorest nation. The countries that do suffer lack of wealth probably need to get richer. Here is the top 10 poor countries I think should be richer.

The Top Ten

1 Senegal Senegal Senegal (French: Sénégal), officially the Republic of Senegal (French: République du Sénéga), is a country in West Africa . Senegal is bordered by Mauritania in the north, Mali to the east, Guinea to the southeast, and Guinea-Bissau to the southwest . ...read more.

Why should Senegal be poor? - JackLawler

2 Zimbabwe Zimbabwe Zimbabwe, officially the Republic of Zimbabwe, is a landlocked sovereign state located in southern Africa, between the Zambezi and Limpopo Rivers.

The lack of wealth in Zimbabwe gives a high rate of crime, I believe. - JackLawler

3 Sudan Sudan

Although problems like poverty, lack of fresh water. Lets hope Sudan becomes rich. - JackLawler

4 Eritrea Eritrea Eritrea officially the State of Eritrea, is a country in East Africa. With its capital at Asmara, it is bordered by Sudan in the west, Ethiopia in the south, and Djibouti in the southeast. V 1 Comment
5 Tanzania Tanzania Tanzania, officially the United Republic of Tanzania or simply U.R.T, is a large country in Eastern Africa within the African Great Lakes region. V 1 Comment
6 Rwanda Rwanda Rwanda, officially the Republic of Rwanda, is a sovereign state in central and east Africa and one of the smallest countries on the African mainland. V 1 Comment
7 Madagascar Madagascar Madagascar, officially the Republic of Madagascar, and previously known as the Malagasy Republic, is an island country in the Indian Ocean, off the coast of Southeast Africa.

The country is developing, but it's still a very poor country. - JackLawler

8 Nigeria Nigeria V 1 Comment
9 Djibouti Djibouti V 1 Comment
10 Mauritania Mauritania Mauritania, officially the Islamic Republic of Mauritania, is a country in the Maghreb region of western North Africa.

I hope Mauritania rises soon. - JackLawler

The Newcomers

? India India India, officially the Republic of India, is a country in South Asia. It is the seventh-largest country by area, the second-most populous country (with over 1.2 billion people), and the most populous democracy in the world.
? India India India, officially the Republic of India, is a country in South Asia. It is the seventh-largest country by area, the second-most populous country (with over 1.2 billion people), and the most populous democracy in the world.

The Contenders

11 Bangladesh Bangladesh Bangladesh, on the northern coast of the Bay of Bengal, is surrounded by India, with a small common border with Myanmar in the southeast. The country is low-lying riverine land traversed by the many branches and tributaries of the Ganges and Brahmaputra rivers.

Don't know why we are so poor. I read that in the early 14th century anyone could buy lots of food with few money. People at that time were very very rich. We had strong army back then, could hold any attack from other countries. - zxm

12 Guinea Guinea
13 North Korea North Korea The Democratic People's Republic of Korea, also known as North Korea, is a country in Eastern Asia. Its capital is Pyongyang. It is currently ruled by the dictator Kim Jong-Un, after inheriting the title from his father, Kim Jong-Il, who inherited it from his father, Kim Il-Sung. ...read more.
14 Ghana Ghana Ghana, officially called the Republic of Ghana, is a sovereign unitary presidential constitutional democracy, located along the Gulf of Guinea and Atlantic Ocean, in the subregion of West Africa.

I don't think Ghana's as poor as these countries. - JackLawler

15 Gambia
16 Yemen
17 Comoros
18 Côte d’Ivoire
19 Moldova
20 Kiribati Kiribati
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