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GDP Mill. € [+]2016349,493M.€chart10,003M.€2015GDP Mill. € [+]
GDP Mill.$ [+]2016386,854M.$chart11,100M.$2015GDP Mill.$ [+]
GDP per capita [+]201640,000€chart552€2015GDP per capita [+]
GDP per capita [+]201644,517$chart613$2015GDP per capita [+]
Qu. GDP Per Capita [+]2016Q410,192€
Quat. GDP Mill.€ [+]2016Q488,568M.€
Debt [+]2015290,762 M.€chart2,841 M.€2014Debt [+]
Debt [+]2015322,600 M.$chart3,774 M.$2014Debt [+]
Debt (%GDP) [+]201585.50%chart30.24%2014Debt (%GDP) [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]201533,459 €chart162 €2014Debt Per Capita [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]201537,119$chart215$2014Debt Per Capita [+]
Deficit [+]2015-3,543 M.€chart-182 M.€2014Deficit [+]
Deficit [+]2015-3,931 M.$chart-242 M.$2014Deficit [+]
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2015-1.00%chart-1.94%2014Deficit (%GDP) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]2015175,411.7chart2,196.42014Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]
Expenditure (M.$) [+]2015194,619.3chart2,917.92014Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]201217,284.9chart412.82013Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]201222,216.8chart552.22013Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201210.71%chart16.17%2013Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]201526,580.5
Gov. Health Exp.(M.$) [+]201529,491.0
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]201416.27%chart11.16%2014Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]20152,287.5chart157.32014Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]20152,518.8chart207.92014Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20141.59%chart11.39%2014Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201551.60%chart23.38%2014Expenditure (%GDP) [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]201520,185€chart125€2014Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]201522,396$chart166$2014Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]20122,049€chart24€2013Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]20122,637$chart33$2013Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]20153,099€chart14€2014Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]20153,439$chart18$2014Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2015265€chart9€2014Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2015292$chart12$2014Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
Moody's Rating [+]06/24/2016Aa1
S&P Rating [+]01/13/2012AA+B-12/05/2014S&P Rating [+]
Fitch Rating [+]02/03/2017AA+
Corruption Index [+]201675chart422016Corruption Index [+]
Competitiveness Ranking [+]201623ºchart135º2015Competitiveness Ranking [+]
Fragile States Index [+]201526.0chart89.22015Fragile States Index [+]
RTI Raking [+]10/01/2016111ºchart65º11/01/2016RTI Raking [+]
Innovation Ranking [+]201620ºchart122º2016Innovation Ranking [+]
Labour
Unemployment Rate [+]January 20175.7%
Unemployment rate [+]2016Q36.1%
Unemployed [+]2016Q3279 m.
Average Wage [+]201543,484€
Average Wage [+]201548,245$
Human Capital Ranking [+]201511ºchart116º2015Human Capital Ranking [+]
Markets
10-Year Bond Yield [+]03/27/20170.56%
Risk Premium [+]03/27/201720
Stock ExchangeYTD % [+]03/27/20176.90%
Prices
CPI (overall index) [+]February 20172.2%
HICP [+]February 20172.4%
PPI Year on Year [+]January 20172.0%
Money Market
Key rates [+]03/16/20160%
Business
Doing Business [+]201719ºchart146º2017Doing Business [+]
IPI Year on Year [+]January 2017-0.1%
Passengers vehicles Year [+]February 2017334,753
Annual Vehicles/ 1,000 p. [+]February 201743.74
Motor vehicle production [+]2016108,000
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]2014599.26chart11.372014Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]
Taxes
Standard VAT [+]01/01/201620.00%
Top tax rate + SSC [+]201550.0%
Trade
Exports [+]2016137,515.3 M.€chart1,922.0 M.€2015Exports [+]
Exports [+]2015152,335.0 M.$chart2,132.5 M.$2015Exports [+]
Exports % GDP [+]201639.35%chart19.21%2015Exports % GDP [+]
Imports [+]2016142,437.7 M.€chart2,386.1 M.€2015Imports [+]
Imports [+]2015155,235.4 M.$chart2,647.4 M.$2015Imports [+]
Imports % GDP [+]201640.76%chart23.85%2015Imports % GDP [+]
Trade balance [+]2016-4,922.3 M.€chart-464.1 M.€2015Trade balance [+]
Trade balance [+]2015-2,900.3 M.$chart-514.9 M.$2015Trade balance [+]
Trade balance % GDP [+]2016-1.41%chart-4.64%2015Trade balance % GDP [+]
Retail Sales YoY [+]January 20171.1%
Socio-Demography
Density [+]2015104chart662015Density [+]
Population [+]20158,690,076chart18,105,5702015Population [+]
Immigrant stock [+]20151,492,374chart704,6762015Immigrant stock [+]
Remittance received (M.$) [+]20152,814.0chart395.82015Remittance received (M.$) [+]
% Immigrant [+]201517.17%chart3.89%2015% Immigrant [+]
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]20153,738.4chart360.12015Remittance sent (M.$) [+]
HDI [+]20140.885chart0.4022014HDI [+]
Global Peace Ranking [+]2016chart88º2016Global Peace Ranking [+]
Gender Gap Ranking [+]201652ºchart123º2016Gender Gap Ranking [+]
Ranking [+]201513º
Birth Rate [+]20159.80‰chart40.03‰2014Birth Rate [+]
Fertility Rate [+]20151.49chart5.522014Fertility Rate [+]
Crude death rate [+]20159.60‰chart9.56‰2014Crude death rate [+]
Life expectancy [+]201581.30chart58.592014Life expectancy [+]
Crude marriage rate [+]20134.30‰
Crude divorce rate [+]20122.00‰
Number of homicides [+]201440chart1172012Number of homicides [+]
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20140.5chart0.72012Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]
% risk of poverty [+]201614.1%
Environment and Energy
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20148.19chart0.102014CO2 Tons per capita [+]
  • Capital: Ouagadougou
  • Population: 18,105,570
  • Surface Area: 274,220 km2
  • Currency: West African CFA francs
  • Belongs to: ACP, ECOWAS, IMF, UN, AU