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GDP Mill. € [+]2016421,974M.€chart9,624M.€2015GDP Mill. € [+]
GDP Mill.$ [+]2016467,083M.$chart10,678M.$2015GDP Mill.$ [+]
GDP per capita [+]201637,400€chart532€2015GDP per capita [+]
GDP per capita [+]201641,294$chart590$2015GDP per capita [+]
Qu. GDP Per Capita [+]2016Q49,447€
Quat. GDP Mill.€ [+]2016Q4106,853M.€
Debt [+]2016446,824 M.€chart2,841 M.€2014Debt [+]
Debt [+]2016494,589 M.$chart3,774 M.$2014Debt [+]
Debt (%GDP) [+]2016105.90%chart30.62%2014Debt (%GDP) [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]201639,503 €chart162 €2014Debt Per Capita [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]201643,731$chart215$2014Debt Per Capita [+]
Deficit [+]2016-11,053 M.€chart-182 M.€2014Deficit [+]
Deficit [+]2016-12,234 M.$chart-242 M.$2014Deficit [+]
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2016-2.60%chart-1.97%2014Deficit (%GDP) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]2016225,116.1chart2,196.42014Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]
Expenditure (M.$) [+]2016249,181.0chart2,917.92014Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]201124,130.7chart406.82013Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]201133,575.6chart540.32013Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201111.92%chart16.17%2013Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]201532,883.3
Gov. Health Exp.(M.$) [+]201536,484.0
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]201415.10%chart11.16%2014Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]20153,758.0chart154.62014Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]20154,170.0chart205.42014Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20152.18%chart11.39%2014Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201653.30%chart23.67%2014Expenditure (%GDP) [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]201619,902€chart125€2014Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]201622,030$chart166$2014Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]20112,196€chart24€2013Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]20113,052$chart32$2013Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]20152,921€chart14€2014Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]20153,241$chart18$2014Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2015335€chart9€2014Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2015371$chart12$2014Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
Moody's Rating [+]03/03/2017Aa3
S&P Rating [+]11/25/2011AAB-12/05/2014S&P Rating [+]
Fitch Rating [+]12/23/2016AA-
Corruption Index [+]201677chart422016Corruption Index [+]
Competitiveness Ranking [+]201619ºchart135º2015Competitiveness Ranking [+]
Fragile States Index [+]201530.4chart89.22015Fragile States Index [+]
RTI Raking [+]11/01/2016101ºchart65º11/01/2016RTI Raking [+]
Innovation Ranking [+]201623ºchart122º2016Innovation Ranking [+]
Labour
Unemployment Rate [+]March 20176.9%
Unemployment rate [+]2016Q47.2%
Unemployed [+]2016Q4364 m.
NMW [+]20171,614.8 $
NMW [+]20171,531.9 €
Average Wage [+]201646,570€
Average Wage [+]201651,548$
Human Capital Ranking [+]201510ºchart116º2015Human Capital Ranking [+]
Markets
10-Year Bond Yield [+]05/26/20170.72%
Risk Premium [+]05/26/201736
Stock ExchangeYTD % [+]05/26/20178.17%
Prices
CPI (overall index) [+]April 20172.3%
HICP [+]April 20172.7%
PPI Year on Year [+]March 201712.4%
Money Market
Key rates [+]03/16/20160%
Business
Doing Business [+]201742ºchart146º2017Doing Business [+]
IPI Year on Year [+]March 20172.6%
Passengers vehicles Year [+]April 2017549,883
Annual Vehicles/ 1,000 p. [+]April 201755.86
Motor vehicle production [+]2016399,427
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]2014563.14chart11.372014Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]
Taxes
Standard VAT [+]01/01/200621.00%
Top tax rate + SSC [+]201659.4%
Trade
Exports [+]2016357,502.0 M.€chart2,168.3 M.€2016Exports [+]
Exports [+]2016395,880.6 M.$chart2,400.1 M.$2016Exports [+]
Exports % GDP [+]201684.72%chart20.38%2015Exports % GDP [+]
Imports [+]2016331,455.2 M.€chart2,864.6 M.€2016Imports [+]
Imports [+]2016367,378.2 M.$chart3,170.8 M.$2016Imports [+]
Imports % GDP [+]201678.55%chart27.99%2015Imports % GDP [+]
Trade balance [+]201626,046.8 M.€chart-696.2 M.€2016Trade balance [+]
Trade balance [+]201628,502.3 M.$chart-770.7 M.$2016Trade balance [+]
Trade balance % GDP [+]20166.17%chart-7.61%2015Trade balance % GDP [+]
Retail Sales YoY [+]March 20171.8%
Socio-Demography
Density [+]2015370chart682016Density [+]
Population [+]201511,311,117chart18,634,0002016Population [+]
Immigrant stock [+]20151,387,940chart704,6762015Immigrant stock [+]
Remittance received (M.$) [+]20159,933.9chart395.82015Remittance received (M.$) [+]
% Immigrant [+]201512.27%chart3.89%2015% Immigrant [+]
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]20155,654.2chart360.12015Remittance sent (M.$) [+]
Emigrant stock [+]2015530,990chart1,453,3782015Emigrant stock [+]
% Emigrant [+]20154.69%chart8.03%2015% Emigrant [+]
HDI [+]20140.890chart0.4022014HDI [+]
Global Peace Ranking [+]201618ºchart88º2016Global Peace Ranking [+]
Gender Gap Ranking [+]201624ºchart123º2016Gender Gap Ranking [+]
Ranking [+]201524º
Birth Rate [+]201510.80‰chart39.53‰2015Birth Rate [+]
Fertility Rate [+]20151.70chart5.442015Fertility Rate [+]
Crude death rate [+]20159.80‰chart9.34‰2015Crude death rate [+]
Life expectancy [+]201581.10chart58.932015Life expectancy [+]
Crude marriage rate [+]20153.60‰
Crude divorce rate [+]20152.20‰
Number of homicides [+]2014202chart1172012Number of homicides [+]
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20141.8chart0.72012Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]
% risk of poverty [+]201615.5%
Environment and Energy
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20148.70chart0.102014CO2 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