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GDP Mill. € [+]20159,624M.€chart90,290M.€2015GDP Mill. € [+]
GDP Mill.$ [+]201510,678M.$chart100,177M.$2015GDP Mill.$ [+]
GDP per capita [+]2015532€chart5,593€2015GDP per capita [+]
GDP per capita [+]2015590$chart6,205$2015GDP per capita [+]
Debt [+]20142,841 M.€chart20,410 M.€2015Debt [+]
Debt [+]20143,774 M.$chart22,648 M.$2015Debt [+]
Debt (%GDP) [+]201430.62%chart22.61%2015Debt (%GDP) [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]2014162 €chart1,264 €2015Debt Per Capita [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]2014215$chart1,403$2015Debt Per Capita [+]
Deficit [+]2014-182 M.€chart-4,711 M.€2015Deficit [+]
Deficit [+]2014-242 M.$chart-5,227 M.$2015Deficit [+]
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2014-1.97%chart-5.22%2015Deficit (%GDP) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]20142,196.4chart34,977.62015Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]
Expenditure (M.$) [+]20142,917.9chart38,812.02015Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]2013406.8chart2,860.62012Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]2013540.3chart3,675.32012Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201316.17%chart10.35%2012Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]201411.16%chart10.23%2014Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]2014154.6chart2,431.22015Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]2014205.4chart2,697.52015Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201411.39%chart5.96%1994Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201423.67%chart38.74%2015Expenditure (%GDP) [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2014125€chart2,167€2015Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2014166$chart2,404$2015Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]201324€chart184€2012Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]201332$chart237$2012Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201414€chart217€2014Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201418$chart288$2014Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]20149€chart151€2015Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]201412$chart167$2015Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
B311/23/2016Moody's Rating [+]
S&P Rating [+]05/26/2017BB08/12/2015S&P Rating [+]
B08/25/2016Fitch Rating [+]
Corruption Index [+]201642chart312016Corruption Index [+]
Competitiveness Ranking [+]2015135ºchart76º2016Competitiveness Ranking [+]
Fragile States Index [+]201589.2chart75.92015Fragile States Index [+]
RTI Raking [+]11/01/201665ºchart74º11/01/2016RTI Raking [+]
Innovation Ranking [+]2016122ºchart100º2016Innovation Ranking [+]
Labour
4.3%2016Q4Unemployment rate [+]
324 m.2017Q1Unemployed [+]
318.0 $2013NMW [+]
241.0 €2013NMW [+]
Human Capital Ranking [+]2015116º
Prices
0.9%May 2017CPI (overall index) [+]
Money Market
7.72%06/01/2017Key rates [+]
Business
Doing Business [+]2017146ºchart114º2017Doing Business [+]
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]201411.37chart136.402014Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]
Taxes
12.00%01/01/2006Standard VAT [+]
35.0%2016Top tax rate + SSC [+]
Trade
Exports [+]20162,168.3 M.€chart15,175.4 M.€2016Exports [+]
Exports [+]20162,400.1 M.$chart16,797.7 M.$2016Exports [+]
Exports % GDP [+]201520.38%chart18.30%2015Exports % GDP [+]
Imports [+]20162,864.6 M.€chart14,747.7 M.€2016Imports [+]
Imports [+]20163,170.8 M.$chart16,324.2 M.$2016Imports [+]
Imports % GDP [+]201527.99%chart21.48%2015Imports % GDP [+]
Trade balance [+]2016-696.2 M.€chart427.7 M.€2016Trade balance [+]
Trade balance [+]2016-770.7 M.$chart473.5 M.$2016Trade balance [+]
Trade balance % GDP [+]2015-7.61%chart-3.18%2015Trade balance % GDP [+]
Socio-Demography
Density [+]201668chart642016Density [+]
Population [+]201618,634,000chart16,385,0002016Population [+]
Immigrant stock [+]2015704,676chart387,5132015Immigrant stock [+]
Remittance received (M.$) [+]2015395.8chart2,387.62015Remittance received (M.$) [+]
% Immigrant [+]20153.89%chart2.40%2015% Immigrant [+]
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]2015360.1chart743.82015Remittance sent (M.$) [+]
Emigrant stock [+]20151,453,378chart1,101,9232015Emigrant stock [+]
% Emigrant [+]20158.03%chart6.83%2015% Emigrant [+]
HDI [+]20140.402chart0.7322014HDI [+]
Global Peace Ranking [+]201791ºchart66º2017Global Peace Ranking [+]
Gender Gap Ranking [+]2016123ºchart40º2016Gender Gap Ranking [+]
44º2015Ranking [+]
Birth Rate [+]201539.53‰chart20.49‰2015Birth Rate [+]
Fertility Rate [+]20155.44chart2.512015Fertility Rate [+]
Crude death rate [+]20159.34‰chart5.12‰2015Crude death rate [+]
Life expectancy [+]201558.93chart76.102015Life expectancy [+]
Number of homicides [+]2012117chart1,3092014Number of homicides [+]
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20120.7chart8.22014Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]
Environment and Energy
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20150.13chart2.592015CO2 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