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GDP Mill. € [+]20159,624M.€chart349,493M.€2016GDP Mill. € [+]
GDP Mill.$ [+]201510,678M.$chart386,752M.$2016GDP Mill.$ [+]
GDP per capita [+]2015532€chart40,000€2016GDP per capita [+]
GDP per capita [+]2015590$chart44,498$2016GDP per capita [+]
10,315€2017Q1Qu. GDP Per Capita [+]
89,646M.€2017Q1Quat. GDP Mill.€ [+]
Debt [+]20142,841 M.€chart295,719 M.€2016Debt [+]
Debt [+]20143,774 M.$chart327,332 M.$2016Debt [+]
Debt (%GDP) [+]201430.62%chart84.60%2016Debt (%GDP) [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]2014162 €chart34,026 €2016Debt Per Capita [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]2014215$chart37,646$2016Debt Per Capita [+]
Deficit [+]2014-182 M.€chart-5,430 M.€2016Deficit [+]
Deficit [+]2014-242 M.$chart-6,010 M.$2016Deficit [+]
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2014-1.97%chart-1.60%2016Deficit (%GDP) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]20142,196.4chart178,507.42016Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]
Expenditure (M.$) [+]20142,917.9chart197,589.82016Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]2013406.8chart17,284.92012Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]2013540.3chart22,221.02012Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201316.17%chart10.71%2012Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
26,580.52015Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]
29,491.02015Gov. Health Exp.(M.$) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]201411.16%chart16.27%2014Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]2014154.6chart2,287.52015Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]2014205.4chart2,538.32015Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201411.39%chart1.44%2015Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201423.67%chart51.10%2016Expenditure (%GDP) [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2014125€chart20,539€2016Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2014166$chart22,735$2016Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]201324€chart2,049€2012Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]201332$chart2,637$2012Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201414€chart3,099€2015Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201418$chart3,439$2015Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]20149€chart265€2015Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]201412$chart294$2015Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
Aa106/24/2016Moody's Rating [+]
S&P Rating [+]12/05/2014B-AA+01/13/2012S&P Rating [+]
AA+02/03/2017Fitch Rating [+]
Corruption Index [+]201642chart752016Corruption Index [+]
Competitiveness Ranking [+]2015135ºchart23º2016Competitiveness Ranking [+]
Fragile States Index [+]201589.2chart26.02015Fragile States Index [+]
RTI Raking [+]11/01/201665ºchart111º10/01/2016RTI Raking [+]
Innovation Ranking [+]2016122ºchart20º2016Innovation Ranking [+]
Labour
5.9%March 2017Unemployment Rate [+]
5.6%2016Q4Unemployment rate [+]
252 m.2016Q4Unemployed [+]
44,409€2016Average Wage [+]
49,156$2016Average Wage [+]
Human Capital Ranking [+]2015116ºchart11º2015Human Capital Ranking [+]
Markets
0.69%05/24/201710-Year Bond Yield [+]
2805/24/2017Risk Premium [+]
22.37%05/24/2017Stock ExchangeYTD % [+]
Prices
2.1%April 2017CPI (overall index) [+]
2.3%April 2017HICP [+]
2.5%March 2017PPI Year on Year [+]
Money Market
0%03/16/2016Key rates [+]
Business
Doing Business [+]2017146ºchart19º2017Doing Business [+]
3.3%February 2017IPI Year on Year [+]
338,741April 2017Passengers vehicles Year [+]
44.30April 2017Annual Vehicles/ 1,000 p. [+]
108,0002016Motor vehicle production [+]
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]201411.37chart599.262014Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]
Taxes
20.00%01/01/2016Standard VAT [+]
55.0%2016Top tax rate + SSC [+]
Trade
Exports [+]20162,168.3 M.€chart137,515.4 M.€2016Exports [+]
Exports [+]20162,400.1 M.$chart152,381.2 M.$2016Exports [+]
Exports % GDP [+]201520.38%chart39.35%2016Exports % GDP [+]
Imports [+]20162,864.6 M.€chart142,437.8 M.€2016Imports [+]
Imports [+]20163,170.8 M.$chart157,093.9 M.$2016Imports [+]
Imports % GDP [+]201527.99%chart40.76%2016Imports % GDP [+]
Trade balance [+]2016-696.2 M.€chart-4,922.5 M.€2016Trade balance [+]
Trade balance [+]2016-770.7 M.$chart-4,712.7 M.$2016Trade balance [+]
Trade balance % GDP [+]2015-7.61%chart-1.41%2016Trade balance % GDP [+]
2.1%March 2017Retail Sales YoY [+]
Socio-Demography
Density [+]201668chart1042016Density [+]
Population [+]201618,634,000chart8,691,0002016Population [+]
Immigrant stock [+]2015704,676chart1,492,3742015Immigrant stock [+]
Remittance received (M.$) [+]2015395.8chart2,814.02015Remittance received (M.$) [+]
% Immigrant [+]20153.89%chart17.17%2015% Immigrant [+]
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]2015360.1chart3,738.42015Remittance sent (M.$) [+]
Emigrant stock [+]20151,453,378chart575,8282015Emigrant stock [+]
% Emigrant [+]20158.03%chart6.63%2015% Emigrant [+]
HDI [+]20140.402chart0.8852014HDI [+]
Global Peace Ranking [+]201688ºchart2016Global Peace Ranking [+]
Gender Gap Ranking [+]2016123ºchart52º2016Gender Gap Ranking [+]
13º2015Ranking [+]
Birth Rate [+]201539.53‰chart9.80‰2015Birth Rate [+]
Fertility Rate [+]20155.44chart1.492015Fertility Rate [+]
Crude death rate [+]20159.34‰chart9.60‰2015Crude death rate [+]
Life expectancy [+]201558.93chart81.302015Life expectancy [+]
4.30‰2013Crude marriage rate [+]
1.90‰2015Crude divorce rate [+]
Number of homicides [+]2012117chart402014Number of homicides [+]
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20120.7chart0.52014Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]
14.1%2016% risk of poverty [+]
Environment and Energy
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20140.10chart8.192014CO2 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