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GDP Mill. € [+]20159,624M.€chart184,931M.€2016GDP Mill. € [+]
GDP Mill.$ [+]201510,678M.$chart204,761M.$2016GDP Mill.$ [+]
GDP per capita [+]2015532€chart17,900€2016GDP per capita [+]
GDP per capita [+]2015590$chart19,800$2016GDP per capita [+]
4,529€2016Q4Qu. GDP Per Capita [+]
46,840M.€2016Q4Quat. GDP Mill.€ [+]
Debt [+]20142,841 M.€chart241,061 M.€2016Debt [+]
Debt [+]20143,774 M.$chart266,830 M.$2016Debt [+]
Debt (%GDP) [+]201430.62%chart130.40%2016Debt (%GDP) [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]2014162 €chart23,310 €2016Debt Per Capita [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]2014215$chart25,820$2016Debt Per Capita [+]
Deficit [+]2014-182 M.€chart-3,722 M.€2016Deficit [+]
Deficit [+]2014-242 M.$chart-4,120 M.$2016Deficit [+]
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2014-1.97%chart-2.00%2016Deficit (%GDP) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]20142,196.4chart83,335.72016Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]
Expenditure (M.$) [+]20142,917.9chart92,244.32016Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]2013406.8chart9,022.02011Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]2013540.3chart12,553.32011Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201316.17%chart10.25%2011Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
10,488.92015Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]
11,637.42015Gov. Health Exp.(M.$) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]201411.16%chart11.91%2014Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]2014154.6chart3,321.32015Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]2014205.4chart3,686.12015Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201411.39%chart4.16%2015Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201423.67%chart45.10%2016Expenditure (%GDP) [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2014125€chart8,059€2016Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2014166$chart8,920$2016Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]201324€chart855€2011Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]201332$chart1,189$2011Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201414€chart1,011€2015Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201418$chart1,122$2015Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]20149€chart320€2015Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]201412$chart356$2015Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
Ba107/25/2014Moody's Rating [+]
S&P Rating [+]12/05/2014B-BB+09/18/2015S&P Rating [+]
BB+02/03/2017Fitch Rating [+]
Corruption Index [+]201642chart622016Corruption Index [+]
Competitiveness Ranking [+]2015135ºchart38º2016Competitiveness Ranking [+]
Fragile States Index [+]201589.2chart29.72015Fragile States Index [+]
RTI Raking [+]11/01/201665ºchart75º11/01/2016RTI Raking [+]
Innovation Ranking [+]2016122ºchart30º2016Innovation Ranking [+]
Labour
9.8%March 2017Unemployment Rate [+]
10.2%2017Q1Unemployment rate [+]
524 m.2017Q1Unemployed [+]
685.0 $2017NMW [+]
649.8 €2017NMW [+]
17,521€2016Average Wage [+]
19,394$2016Average Wage [+]
Human Capital Ranking [+]2015116ºchart38º2015Human Capital Ranking [+]
Markets
3.19%05/26/201710-Year Bond Yield [+]
28305/26/2017Risk Premium [+]
11.70%05/26/2017Stock ExchangeYTD % [+]
Prices
2.0%April 2017CPI (overall index) [+]
2.4%April 2017HICP [+]
5.2%April 2017PPI Year on Year [+]
Money Market
0%03/16/2016Key rates [+]
Business
Doing Business [+]2017146ºchart25º2017Doing Business [+]
1.3%March 2017IPI Year on Year [+]
211,605April 2017Passengers vehicles Year [+]
24.44April 2017Annual Vehicles/ 1,000 p. [+]
143,0962016Motor vehicle production [+]
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]201411.37chart548.942014Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]
Taxes
23.00%01/01/2011Standard VAT [+]
61.3%2016Top tax rate + SSC [+]
Trade
Exports [+]20162,168.3 M.€chart50,308.6 M.€2016Exports [+]
Exports [+]20162,400.1 M.$chart55,661.6 M.$2016Exports [+]
Exports % GDP [+]201520.38%chart27.20%2016Exports % GDP [+]
Imports [+]20162,864.6 M.€chart61,068.9 M.€2016Imports [+]
Imports [+]20163,170.8 M.$chart67,567.3 M.$2016Imports [+]
Imports % GDP [+]201527.99%chart33.02%2016Imports % GDP [+]
Trade balance [+]2016-696.2 M.€chart-10,760.3 M.€2016Trade balance [+]
Trade balance [+]2016-770.7 M.$chart-11,905.7 M.$2016Trade balance [+]
Trade balance % GDP [+]2015-7.61%chart-5.82%2016Trade balance % GDP [+]
0.5%March 2017Retail Sales YoY [+]
Socio-Demography
Density [+]201668chart1122015Density [+]
Population [+]201618,634,000chart10,341,3302015Population [+]
Immigrant stock [+]2015704,676chart837,2572015Immigrant stock [+]
Remittance received (M.$) [+]2015395.8chart4,367.72015Remittance received (M.$) [+]
% Immigrant [+]20153.89%chart8.10%2015% Immigrant [+]
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]2015360.1chart2,303.62015Remittance sent (M.$) [+]
Emigrant stock [+]20151,453,378chart2,306,3212015Emigrant stock [+]
% Emigrant [+]20158.03%chart22.30%2015% Emigrant [+]
HDI [+]20140.402chart0.8302014HDI [+]
Global Peace Ranking [+]201688ºchart2016Global Peace Ranking [+]
Gender Gap Ranking [+]2016123ºchart31º2016Gender Gap Ranking [+]
38º2015Ranking [+]
Birth Rate [+]201539.53‰chart8.30‰2015Birth Rate [+]
Fertility Rate [+]20155.44chart1.312015Fertility Rate [+]
Crude death rate [+]20159.34‰chart10.50‰2015Crude death rate [+]
Life expectancy [+]201558.93chart81.302015Life expectancy [+]
3.10‰2015Crude marriage rate [+]
2.20‰2013Crude divorce rate [+]
Number of homicides [+]2012117chart922014Number of homicides [+]
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20120.7chart0.92014Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]
19.5%2015% risk of poverty [+]
Environment and Energy
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20140.10chart4.502014CO2 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