Abijan — Ivory Coast has revised how it calculates its GDP, a move that resulted in a big jump in the reported size of its economy.

The new methodology for determining GDP, which includes changing the base year for its calculation from 1996 to 2015, was approved in a cabinet meeting on Wednesday...

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