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GDP Mill. € [+]201510,004M.€chart287,638M.€2016GDP Mill. € [+]
GDP Mill.$ [+]201511,100M.$chart318,386M.$2016GDP Mill.$ [+]
GDP per capita [+]2015553€chart33,665€2016GDP per capita [+]
GDP per capita [+]2015613$chart37,262$2016GDP per capita [+]
8,849€2016Q4Qu. GDP Per Capita [+]
75,603M.€2016Q4Quat. GDP Mill.€ [+]
Debt [+]20142,841 M.€chart172,915 M.€2015Debt [+]
Debt [+]20143,774 M.$chart191,849 M.$2015Debt [+]
Debt (%GDP) [+]201430.62%chart64.08%2015Debt (%GDP) [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]2014162 €chart20,642 €2015Debt Per Capita [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]2014215$chart22,905$2015Debt Per Capita [+]
Deficit [+]2014-182 M.€chart-7,206 M.€2015Deficit [+]
Deficit [+]2014-242 M.$chart-7,995 M.$2015Deficit [+]
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2014-1.97%chart-2.67%2015Deficit (%GDP) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]20142,196.4chart106,912.52015Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]
Expenditure (M.$) [+]20142,917.9chart118,619.42015Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]2013406.8chart10,576.62011Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]2013540.3chart14,722.62011Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201316.17%chart13.49%2011Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
12,279.32015Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]
5,681.42000Gov. Health Exp.(M.$) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]201411.16%chart11.57%2014Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]2014154.6chart14,508.22015Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]2014205.4chart16,096.92015Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201411.39%chart14.61%2015Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201423.67%chart39.62%2015Expenditure (%GDP) [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2014125€chart12,763€2015Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2014166$chart14,160$2015Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]201324€chart1,362€2011Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]201332$chart1,897$2011Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201414€chart1,478€2015Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201418$chart903$2000Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]20149€chart1,732€2015Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]201412$chart1,922$2015Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
A108/11/2016Moody's Rating [+]
S&P Rating [+]12/05/2014B-A+09/09/2011S&P Rating [+]
A+11/11/2016Fitch Rating [+]
Corruption Index [+]201642chart642016Corruption Index [+]
Competitiveness Ranking [+]2015135ºchart27º2016Competitiveness Ranking [+]
Fragile States Index [+]201589.2chart79.42015Fragile States Index [+]
RTI Raking [+]11/01/201665ºchart89º11/01/2016RTI Raking [+]
Innovation Ranking [+]2016122ºchart21º2016Innovation Ranking [+]
Labour
4.6%2016Q4Unemployment rate [+]
182 m.2016Q4Unemployed [+]
1,339.4 $2017NMW [+]
1,272.3 €2017NMW [+]
33,479€2016Average Wage [+]
35,496$2015Average Wage [+]
Human Capital Ranking [+]2015116ºchart29º2015Human Capital Ranking [+]
Markets
3.969004/25/2017Euro / Israeli Shekel [+]
-4.61%04/25/2017Stock ExchangeYTD % [+]
Prices
0.9%March 2017CPI (overall index) [+]
Money Market
0.10%03/31/2015Key rates [+]
Business
Doing Business [+]2017146ºchart52º2017Doing Business [+]
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]201411.37chart344.582014Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]
Taxes
17.00%01/01/2015Standard VAT [+]
50.0%2016Top tax rate + SSC [+]
Trade
Exports [+]20151,922.0 M.€chart57,388.9 M.€2015Exports [+]
Exports [+]20152,132.5 M.$chart63,673.0 M.$2015Exports [+]
Exports % GDP [+]201519.21%chart21.27%2015Exports % GDP [+]
Imports [+]20152,386.1 M.€chart58,416.5 M.€2015Imports [+]
Imports [+]20152,647.4 M.$chart64,813.1 M.$2015Imports [+]
Imports % GDP [+]201523.85%chart21.65%2015Imports % GDP [+]
Trade balance [+]2015-464.1 M.€chart-1,027.6 M.€2015Trade balance [+]
Trade balance [+]2015-514.9 M.$chart-1,140.1 M.$2015Trade balance [+]
Trade balance % GDP [+]2015-4.64%chart-0.38%2015Trade balance % GDP [+]
Socio-Demography
Density [+]201566chart3872016Density [+]
Population [+]201518,105,570chart8,544,0002016Population [+]
Immigrant stock [+]2015704,676chart2,011,7272015Immigrant stock [+]
Remittance received (M.$) [+]2015395.8chart853.12015Remittance received (M.$) [+]
% Immigrant [+]20153.89%chart24.01%2015% Immigrant [+]
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]2015360.1chart2,685.62015Remittance sent (M.$) [+]
HDI [+]20140.402chart0.8942014HDI [+]
Global Peace Ranking [+]201688ºchart144º2016Global Peace Ranking [+]
Gender Gap Ranking [+]2016123ºchart49º2016Gender Gap Ranking [+]
18º2015Ranking [+]
Birth Rate [+]201440.03‰chart21.30‰2014Birth Rate [+]
Fertility Rate [+]20145.52chart3.082014Fertility Rate [+]
Crude death rate [+]20149.56‰chart5.20‰2014Crude death rate [+]
Life expectancy [+]201458.59chart82.152014Life expectancy [+]
Number of homicides [+]2012117chart1342012Number of homicides [+]
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20120.7chart1.72012Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]
Environment and Energy
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20140.10chart8.282014CO2 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