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GDP Mill. € [+]20159,490M.€chart9,624M.€2015GDP Mill. € [+]
GDP Mill.$ [+]201510,529M.$chart10,678M.$2015GDP Mill.$ [+]
GDP per capita [+]20153,165€chart532€2015GDP per capita [+]
GDP per capita [+]20153,511$chart590$2015GDP per capita [+]
Debt [+]20154,083 M.€chart2,841 M.€2014Debt [+]
Debt [+]20154,530 M.$chart3,774 M.$2014Debt [+]
Debt (%GDP) [+]201543.03%chart30.62%2014Debt (%GDP) [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]20151,362 €chart162 €2014Debt Per Capita [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]20151,511$chart215$2014Debt Per Capita [+]
Deficit [+]2015-460 M.€chart-182 M.€2014Deficit [+]
Deficit [+]2015-510 M.$chart-242 M.$2014Deficit [+]
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2015-4.85%chart-1.97%2014Deficit (%GDP) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]20152,504.2chart2,196.42014Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]
Expenditure (M.$) [+]20152,778.4chart2,917.92014Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]2014209.5chart406.82013Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]2014278.4chart540.32013Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20149.37%chart16.17%2013Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]20147.04%chart11.16%2014Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]2015403.2chart154.62014Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]2015447.4chart205.42014Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201516.90%chart11.39%2014Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201526.39%chart23.67%2014Expenditure (%GDP) [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2015835€chart125€2014Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2015927$chart166$2014Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]201470€chart24€2013Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]201493$chart32$2013Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201456€chart14€2014Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201475$chart18$2014Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2015134€chart9€2014Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2015149$chart12$2014Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
Moody's Rating [+]03/18/2016B1
B05/26/2017S&P Rating [+]
Fitch Rating [+]01/20/2017B+
Corruption Index [+]201633chart422016Corruption Index [+]
Competitiveness Ranking [+]201682ºchart135º2015Competitiveness Ranking [+]
Fragile States Index [+]201569.7chart89.22015Fragile States Index [+]
RTI Raking [+]10/01/201637ºchart65º11/01/2016RTI Raking [+]
Innovation Ranking [+]201660ºchart122º2016Innovation Ranking [+]
Labour
Unemployment rate [+]2016Q318.1%
Unemployed [+]2016Q3224 m.
NMW [+]2014163.1 $
NMW [+]2014118.2 €
Human Capital Ranking [+]201543ºchart116º2015Human Capital Ranking [+]
Markets
Euro / Dram [+]05/30/2017538.9300
Prices
CPI (overall index) [+]April 20171.2%
Money Market
Key rates [+]02/14/20176.00%
Business
Doing Business [+]201738ºchart146º2017Doing Business [+]
11.372014Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]
Taxes
Standard VAT [+]01/01/200620.00%
Top tax rate + SSC [+]201636.0%
Trade
Exports [+]20161,610.7 M.€chart2,168.3 M.€2016Exports [+]
Exports [+]20161,782.9 M.$chart2,400.1 M.$2016Exports [+]
Exports % GDP [+]201514.12%chart20.38%2015Exports % GDP [+]
Imports [+]20162,974.6 M.€chart2,864.6 M.€2016Imports [+]
Imports [+]20163,292.6 M.$chart3,170.8 M.$2016Imports [+]
Imports % GDP [+]201530.91%chart27.99%2015Imports % GDP [+]
Trade balance [+]2016-1,363.9 M.€chart-696.2 M.€2016Trade balance [+]
Trade balance [+]2016-1,509.7 M.$chart-770.7 M.$2016Trade balance [+]
Trade balance % GDP [+]2015-16.78%chart-7.61%2015Trade balance % GDP [+]
Socio-Demography
Density [+]2015101chart682016Density [+]
Population [+]20152,998,577chart18,634,0002016Population [+]
Immigrant stock [+]2015191,199chart704,6762015Immigrant stock [+]
Remittance received (M.$) [+]20151,491.5chart395.82015Remittance received (M.$) [+]
% Immigrant [+]20156.38%chart3.89%2015% Immigrant [+]
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]2015312.0chart360.12015Remittance sent (M.$) [+]
Emigrant stock [+]2015937,299chart1,453,3782015Emigrant stock [+]
% Emigrant [+]201531.26%chart8.03%2015% Emigrant [+]
HDI [+]20140.733chart0.4022014HDI [+]
Global Peace Ranking [+]2016110ºchart88º2016Global Peace Ranking [+]
Gender Gap Ranking [+]2016102ºchart123º2016Gender Gap Ranking [+]
Ranking [+]201543º
Birth Rate [+]201513.90‰chart39.53‰2015Birth Rate [+]
Fertility Rate [+]20151.62chart5.442015Fertility Rate [+]
Crude death rate [+]20159.30‰chart9.34‰2015Crude death rate [+]
Life expectancy [+]201575.10chart58.932015Life expectancy [+]
Crude marriage rate [+]20116.00‰
Crude divorce rate [+]20151.20‰
Number of homicides [+]201359chart1172012Number of homicides [+]
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20132.0chart0.72012Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]
Environment and Energy
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20141.49chart0.102014CO2 Tons per capita [+]
  • Capital: Ouagadougou
  • Population: 18,634,000
  • Surface Area: 274,220 km2
  • Currency: West African CFA francs
  • Belongs to: ACP, ECOWAS, IMF, UN, AU