• Capital: Bujumbura
  • Population: 11,178,921
  • Surface Area: 27,830 km2
  • Currency: Burundian francs
  • Belongs to: ACP, ECCAS, IMF, UN, AU

Burundi, is a country located at Eastern Africa, it has an area of 27,830 Km2, and it may be considered quite a small country.

Burundi, with a population of 11,178,921 people, it is ranked at 79º position by population of 196 countries and it has a high population density, con 402 people per km2.

The capital is Bujumbura and its currency is Burundian francs

Burundi is holding the 165 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2015 was 1,245 millions of euros1,381 millions of dollars, ( 46.01% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is 111 € euros per inhabitant124$ dollars per inhabitant.

In terms of the human development index (HDI) of Burundi, which is the index used by the United Nations to measure the progress of a country, was 0.4 points in 2014, leaving it in 183th place in the table of 187 countries published.

If the reason to visit Burundi are business, you must know it's in the 157th of the Doing Business ranking , which provides objective measures of business regulations for local firms.

In the tables at the bottom of the page, you can see more information about the economy and demography of Burundi, if you want to see information about other countries click here

Burundi Economy
GDP Mill. € [+]20152,706M.€
GDP Mill.$ [+]20153,002M.$
GDP per capita [+]2015242€
GDP per capita [+]2015269$
Debt [+]20151,245 M.€
Debt [+]20151,381 M.$
Debt (%GDP) [+]201546.01%
Debt Per Capita [+]2015111 €
Debt Per Capita [+]2015124$
Deficit [+]2015-144 M.€
Deficit [+]2015-159 M.$
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2015-5.31%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]2015735.3
Expenditure (M.$) [+]2015815.8
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]2013105.0
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]2013139.4
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201317.24%
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]201413.19%
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]201557.8
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]201564.1
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]199930.31%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201527.18%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]201566€
Expenditure Per Capita [+]201573$
Education Expenditure P.C [+]201310€
Education Expenditure P.C [+]201313$
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]20148€
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201411$
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]20155€
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]20156$
Corruption Index [+]201620
Competitiveness Ranking [+]2016136º
Fragile States Index [+]201598.1
Innovation Ranking [+]2016123º
Human Capital Ranking [+]2015121º
Doing Business [+]2017157º
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]20145.55
Exports [+]2015100.1 M.€
Exports [+]2015111.0 M.$
Exports % GDP [+]20153.70%
Imports [+]2015680.3 M.€
Imports [+]2015754.8 M.$
Imports % GDP [+]201525.14%
Trade balance [+]2015-580.2 M.€
Trade balance [+]2015-643.8 M.$
Trade balance % GDP [+]2015-21.44%
Density [+]2015402
Population [+]201511,178,921
Immigrant stock [+]2015286,810
Remittance received (M.$) [+]201548.6
% Immigrant [+]20152.57%
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]201566.2
HDI [+]20140.400
Global Peace Ranking [+]2016138º
Gender Gap Ranking [+]201612º
Birth Rate [+]201443.87‰
Fertility Rate [+]20145.95
Crude death rate [+]201411.31‰
Life expectancy [+]201456.69
Number of homicides [+]2014436
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20144.0
Environment and Energy
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20140.10