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GDP Mill. € [+]20159,623M.€chart33,834M.€2015GDP Mill. € [+]
GDP Mill.$ [+]201510,678M.$chart37,687M.$2015GDP Mill.$ [+]
GDP per capita [+]2015590$chart1,375$2015GDP per capita [+]
GDP per capita [+]2015532€chart1,234€2015GDP per capita [+]
Debt [+]20142,841 M.€chart24,053 M.€2015Debt [+]
Debt [+]20143,774 M.$chart26,686 M.$2015Debt [+]
Debt (%GDP) [+]201430.24%chart70.82%2015Debt (%GDP) [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]2014215$chart974$2015Debt Per Capita [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]2014162 €chart878 €2015Debt Per Capita [+]
Deficit [+]2014-182 M.€chart-1,606 M.€2015Deficit [+]
Deficit [+]2014-242 M.$chart-1,782 M.$2015Deficit [+]
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2014-1.94%chart-4.73%2015Deficit (%GDP) [+]
Expenditure (M.$) [+]20142,917.9chart9,005.42015Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]20142,196.4chart8,116.72015Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]2013552.2chart2,836.62013Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]2013406.6chart2,135.72013Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201316.17%chart21.70%2013Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]201411.16%chart6.82%2014Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]2014207.9chart185.02015Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]2014153.7chart166.12015Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201411.39%chart2.80%2011Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201423.38%chart23.90%2015Expenditure (%GDP) [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2014125€chart296€2015Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2014166$chart329$2015Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]201324€chart82€2013Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]201333$chart108$2013Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201418$chart31$2014Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201414€chart23€2014Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]201412$chart7$2015Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]20149€chart6€2015Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
S&P Rating [+]12/05/2014B-B-10/24/2014S&P Rating [+]
B09/29/2016Fitch Rating [+]
Corruption Index [+]201538chart472015Corruption Index [+]
Competitiveness Ranking [+]2015135ºchart119º2016Competitiveness Ranking [+]
Fragile States Index [+]201589.2chart71.92015Fragile States Index [+]
RTI Raking [+]11/01/201665º
Innovation Ranking [+]2016122ºchart102º2016Innovation Ranking [+]
Labour
Human Capital Ranking [+]2015116ºchart82º2015Human Capital Ranking [+]
75.1 $2013NMW [+]
56.9 €2013NMW [+]
Markets
4.491201/19/2017Euro / Ghana cedi [+]
4.15%01/20/2017Stock ExchangeYTD % [+]
Prices
85.3%December 2016CPI (overall index) [+]
11.9%November 2016PPI Year on Year [+]
Money Market
25.50%11/21/2016Key rates [+]
Business
Doing Business [+]2017146ºchart108º2017Doing Business [+]
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]201411.37chart31.732014Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]
Taxes
17.50%01/01/2014Standard VAT [+]
Trade
Exports [+]20151,922.0 M.€chart8,608.4 M.€2015Exports [+]
Exports [+]20152,132.5 M.$chart9,551.0 M.$2015Exports [+]
Exports % GDP [+]201519.97%chart25.44%2015Exports % GDP [+]
Imports [+]20152,386.1 M.€chart11,979.2 M.€2015Imports [+]
Imports [+]20152,647.4 M.$chart13,290.9 M.$2015Imports [+]
Imports % GDP [+]201524.79%chart35.41%2015Imports % GDP [+]
Trade balance [+]2015-464.1 M.€chart-3,370.8 M.€2015Trade balance [+]
Trade balance [+]2015-514.9 M.$chart-3,739.9 M.$2015Trade balance [+]
Trade balance % GDP [+]2015-4.82%chart-9.96%2015Trade balance % GDP [+]
Socio-Demography
Crude death rate [+]20149.56‰chart8.95‰2014Crude death rate [+]
Density [+]201566chart1152015Density [+]
Population [+]201518,105,570chart27,409,8932015Population [+]
Immigrant stock [+]2015704,676chart399,4712015Immigrant stock [+]
HDI [+]20140.402chart0.5792014HDI [+]
Global Peace Ranking [+]201688ºchart44º2016Global Peace Ranking [+]
Gender Gap Ranking [+]2016123ºchart59º2016Gender Gap Ranking [+]
81º2015Ranking [+]
Birth Rate [+]201440.03‰chart32.75‰2014Birth Rate [+]
Fertility Rate [+]20145.52chart4.172014Fertility Rate [+]
Life expectancy [+]201458.59chart61.312014Life expectancy [+]
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20120.7chart6.12012Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]
Number of homicides [+]2012117chart1,5372012Number of homicides [+]
Environment and Energy
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20140.10chart0.502014CO2 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