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GDP Mill. € [+]201510,003M.€chart2,367,597M.€2016GDP Mill. € [+]
GDP Mill.$ [+]201511,100M.$chart2,858,482M.$2015GDP Mill.$ [+]
GDP per capita [+]2015552€chart36,100€2016GDP per capita [+]
GDP per capita [+]2015613$chart43,902$2015GDP per capita [+]
8,695€2016Q4Qu. GDP Per Capita [+]
568,525M.€2016Q4Quat. GDP Mill.€ [+]
Debt [+]20142,841 M.€chart2,269,874 M.€2015Debt [+]
Debt [+]20143,774 M.$chart2,518,425 M.$2015Debt [+]
Debt (%GDP) [+]201430.24%chart89.10%2015Debt (%GDP) [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]2014162 €chart34,717 €2015Debt Per Capita [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]2014215$chart39,117$2015Debt Per Capita [+]
Deficit [+]2014-182 M.€chart-112,576 M.€2015Deficit [+]
Deficit [+]2014-242 M.$chart-124,903 M.$2015Deficit [+]
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2014-1.94%chart-4.40%2015Deficit (%GDP) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]20142,196.4chart1,106,041.32015Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]
Expenditure (M.$) [+]20142,917.9chart1,227,152.82015Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]2013412.8chart117,164.42013Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]2013552.2chart155,669.22013Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201316.17%chart12.97%2013Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
198,006.92015Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]
72,986.21998Gov. Health Exp.(M.$) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]201411.16%chart16.52%2014Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]2014157.3chart50,059.82015Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]2014207.9chart55,461.82015Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201411.39%chart4.96%2014Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201423.38%chart42.90%2015Expenditure (%GDP) [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2014125€chart16,916€2015Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2014166$chart18,769$2015Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]201324€chart1,830€2013Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]201333$chart2,428$2013Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201414€chart3,052€2015Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201418$chart1,248$1998Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]20149€chart768€2015Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]201412$chart852$2015Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
Aa106/24/2016Moody's Rating [+]
S&P Rating [+]12/05/2014B-AA06/27/2016S&P Rating [+]
AA12/09/2016Fitch Rating [+]
Corruption Index [+]201642chart812016Corruption Index [+]
Competitiveness Ranking [+]2015135ºchart10º2016Competitiveness Ranking [+]
Fragile States Index [+]201589.2chart33.42015Fragile States Index [+]
RTI Raking [+]11/01/201665ºchart33º10/01/2016RTI Raking [+]
Innovation Ranking [+]2016122ºchart2016Innovation Ranking [+]
Labour
4.7%January 2017Unemployment Rate [+]
4.6%2016Q4Unemployment rate [+]
1,516 m.2016Q4Unemployed [+]
1,475.5 $2017NMW [+]
1,396.9 €2017NMW [+]
49,621€2015Average Wage [+]
55,054$2015Average Wage [+]
Human Capital Ranking [+]2015116ºchart19º2015Human Capital Ranking [+]
Markets
0.864603/28/2017Euro / British pounds [+]
1.18%03/28/201710-Year Bond Yield [+]
7703/28/2017Risk Premium [+]
2.81%03/28/2017Stock ExchangeYTD % [+]
Prices
2.3%February 2017CPI (overall index) [+]
1.8%January 2017HICP [+]
10.3%February 2017PPI Year on Year [+]
Money Market
0.25%08/04/2016Key rates [+]
Business
Doing Business [+]2017146ºchart2017Doing Business [+]
4.6%January 2017IPI Year on Year [+]
2,697,392February 2017Passengers vehicles Year [+]
47.83February 2017Annual Vehicles/ 1,000 p. [+]
1,816,6222016Motor vehicle production [+]
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]201411.37chart572.092014Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]
Taxes
20.00%01/04/2011Standard VAT [+]
47.0%2015Top tax rate + SSC [+]
Trade
Exports [+]20151,922.0 M.€chart370,115.4 M.€2016Exports [+]
Exports [+]20152,132.5 M.$chart460,445.7 M.$2015Exports [+]
Exports % GDP [+]201519.21%chart15.63%2016Exports % GDP [+]
Imports [+]20152,386.1 M.€chart574,590.6 M.€2016Imports [+]
Imports [+]20152,647.4 M.$chart625,806.0 M.$2015Imports [+]
Imports % GDP [+]201523.85%chart24.27%2016Imports % GDP [+]
Trade balance [+]2015-464.1 M.€chart-204,475.0 M.€2016Trade balance [+]
Trade balance [+]2015-514.9 M.$chart-165,360.3 M.$2015Trade balance [+]
Trade balance % GDP [+]2015-4.64%chart-8.64%2016Trade balance % GDP [+]
3.5%February 2017Retail Sales YoY [+]
Socio-Demography
Density [+]201566chart2682015Density [+]
Population [+]201518,105,570chart65,382,5562015Population [+]
Immigrant stock [+]2015704,676chart8,543,1202015Immigrant stock [+]
Remittance received (M.$) [+]2015395.8chart5,003.42015Remittance received (M.$) [+]
% Immigrant [+]20153.89%chart13.07%2015% Immigrant [+]
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]2015360.1chart25,337.42015Remittance sent (M.$) [+]
HDI [+]20140.402chart0.9072014HDI [+]
Global Peace Ranking [+]201688ºchart47º2016Global Peace Ranking [+]
Gender Gap Ranking [+]2016123ºchart20º2016Gender Gap Ranking [+]
10º2015Ranking [+]
Birth Rate [+]201440.03‰chart11.90‰2015Birth Rate [+]
Fertility Rate [+]20145.52chart1.802015Fertility Rate [+]
Crude death rate [+]20149.56‰chart9.20‰2015Crude death rate [+]
Life expectancy [+]201458.59chart81.002015Life expectancy [+]
4.40‰2012Crude marriage rate [+]
2.00‰2012Crude divorce rate [+]
Number of homicides [+]2012117chart6022013Number of homicides [+]
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20120.7chart0.92013Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]
16.7%2015% risk of poverty [+]
Environment and Energy
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20140.10chart6.502014CO2 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