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GDP Mill. € [+]20151,397,352M.€chart10,004M.€2015GDP Mill. € [+]
GDP Mill.$ [+]20151,550,537M.$chart11,100M.$2015GDP Mill.$ [+]
GDP per capita [+]201543,280$chart613$2015GDP per capita [+]
GDP per capita [+]201539,005€chart553€2015GDP per capita [+]
Qu. GDP Per Capita [+]2016Q29,574€
Quat. GDP Mill.€ [+]2016Q2342,999M.€
Debt [+]20151,278,568 M.€chart2,841 M.€2014Debt [+]
Debt [+]20151,418,571 M.$chart3,774 M.$2014Debt [+]
Debt (%GDP) [+]201591.50%chart30.24%2014Debt (%GDP) [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]201539,601$chart215$2014Debt Per Capita [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]201535,689 €chart162 €2014Debt Per Capita [+]
Deficit [+]2015-18,453 M.€chart-182 M.€2014Deficit [+]
Deficit [+]2015-20,474 M.$chart-242 M.$2014Deficit [+]
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2015-1.32%chart-1.94%2014Deficit (%GDP) [+]
Expenditure (M.$) [+]2015626,547.8chart2,917.92014Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]2015564,711.8chart2,196.42014Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]201194,305.7chart552.22013Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]201167,777.2chart415.82013Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201112.19%chart16.17%2013Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
Gov. Health Exp.(M.$) [+]199838,068.7
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]2015100,522.3
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]201418.77%chart11.16%2014Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]201515,030.5chart203.12014Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]201513,545.6chart152.92014Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20145.99%chart11.39%2014Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201540.41%chart23.38%2014Expenditure (%GDP) [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]201517,489$chart166$2014Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]201515,763€chart125€2014Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]20112,749$chart33$2013Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]20111,976€chart25€2013Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]20152,804€chart14€2014Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]19981,262$chart18$2014Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2015420$chart12$2014Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2015378€chart9€2014Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
Moody's Rating [+]11/02/2016Aaa
S&P Rating [+]07/29/2002AAAB-12/05/2014S&P Rating [+]
Fitch Rating [+]08/03/2016AAA
Corruption Index [+]201583chart382015Corruption Index [+]
Competitiveness Ranking [+]201613ºchart135º2015Competitiveness Ranking [+]
Fragile States Index [+]201525.7chart89.22015Fragile States Index [+]
RTI Raking [+]10/01/201648ºchart65º11/01/2016RTI Raking [+]
Innovation Ranking [+]201615ºchart122º2016Innovation Ranking [+]
Labour
Human Capital Ranking [+]2015chart116º2015Human Capital Ranking [+]
Unemployed [+]2016Q31,388 m.
NMW [+]20151,595.7 $
Unemployment Rate [+]November 20166.8%
Unemployment rate [+]2016Q37.1%
NMW [+]20151,316.4 €
Average Wage [+]201535,864€
Average Wage [+]201539,792$
Markets
Euro / Canadian dollars [+]12/02/20161.4157
10-Year Bond Yield [+]12/02/20161.66%
Risk Premium [+]12/02/2016131
Stock ExchangeYTD % [+]12/02/201615.87%
Prices
CPI (overall index) [+]October 20161.5%
PPI Year on Year [+]October 20160.8%
Money Market
Key rates [+]07/15/20150.50%
Business
Doing Business [+]201722ºchart146º2017Doing Business [+]
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]2014643.71chart11.372014Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]
Passengers vehicles Year [+]September 2016671,238
Annual Vehicles/ 1,000 p. [+]September 201655.29
Motor vehicle production [+]20152,283,474
Taxes
Standard VAT [+]01/01/20085.00%
Top tax rate + SSC [+]201549.5%
Trade
Exports [+]2015368,161.1 M.€chart1,922.0 M.€2015Exports [+]
Exports [+]2015408,474.7 M.$chart2,132.5 M.$2015Exports [+]
Exports % GDP [+]201526.35%chart19.21%2015Exports % GDP [+]
Imports [+]2015393,305.1 M.€chart2,386.1 M.€2015Imports [+]
Imports [+]2015436,372.0 M.$chart2,647.4 M.$2015Imports [+]
Imports % GDP [+]201528.15%chart23.85%2015Imports % GDP [+]
Trade balance [+]2015-25,144.0 M.€chart-464.1 M.€2015Trade balance [+]
Trade balance [+]2015-27,897.3 M.$chart-514.9 M.$2015Trade balance [+]
Trade balance % GDP [+]2015-1.80%chart-4.64%2015Trade balance % GDP [+]
Retail Sales YoY [+]September 20162.5%
Socio-Demography
Crude death rate [+]20147.40‰chart9.56‰2014Crude death rate [+]
Population [+]201535,825,000chart18,105,5702015Population [+]
Density [+]20154chart662015Density [+]
HDI [+]20140.913chart0.4022014HDI [+]
Global Peace Ranking [+]2016chart88º2016Global Peace Ranking [+]
Gender Gap Ranking [+]201635ºchart123º2016Gender Gap Ranking [+]
Ranking [+]2015
Birth Rate [+]201410.90‰chart40.03‰2014Birth Rate [+]
Fertility Rate [+]20141.61chart5.522014Fertility Rate [+]
Life expectancy [+]201481.96chart58.592014Life expectancy [+]
Number of homicides [+]2013505chart1172012Number of homicides [+]
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20131.4chart0.72012Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]
  • Capital: Ouagadougou
  • Population: 18,105,570
  • Surface Area: 274,220 km2
  • Currency: West African CFA francs
  • Belongs to: ACP, ECOWAS, IMF, UN, AU