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GDP Mill. € [+]20162,228,857M.€chart9,624M.€2015GDP Mill. € [+]
GDP Mill.$ [+]20162,463,222M.$chart10,678M.$2015GDP Mill.$ [+]
GDP per capita [+]201633,300€chart532€2015GDP per capita [+]
GDP per capita [+]201638,128$chart590$2015GDP per capita [+]
Qu. GDP Per Capita [+]2017Q18,427€
Quat. GDP Mill.€ [+]2017Q1564,275M.€
Debt [+]20162,147,418 M.€chart2,841 M.€2014Debt [+]
Debt [+]20162,376,977 M.$chart3,774 M.$2014Debt [+]
Debt (%GDP) [+]201696.00%chart30.62%2014Debt (%GDP) [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]201632,166 €chart162 €2014Debt Per Capita [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]201636,603$chart215$2014Debt Per Capita [+]
Deficit [+]2016-75,893 M.€chart-182 M.€2014Deficit [+]
Deficit [+]2016-84,006 M.$chart-242 M.$2014Deficit [+]
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2016-3.40%chart-1.97%2014Deficit (%GDP) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]20161,257,171.0chart2,196.42014Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]
Expenditure (M.$) [+]20161,391,562.6chart2,917.92014Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]2012115,479.0chart406.82013Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]2012148,456.7chart540.32013Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20129.74%chart16.17%2013Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]2015188,608.6
Gov. Health Exp.(M.$) [+]2015209,261.3
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]201415.69%chart11.16%2014Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]201545,855.0chart154.62014Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]201550,881.8chart205.42014Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20154.32%chart11.39%2014Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201656.20%chart23.67%2014Expenditure (%GDP) [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]201618,831€chart125€2014Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]201620,844$chart166$2014Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]20121,760€chart24€2013Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]20122,342$chart32$2013Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]20152,840€chart14€2014Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]20153,151$chart18$2014Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2015690€chart9€2014Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2015791$chart12$2014Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
Moody's Rating [+]09/18/2015Aa2
S&P Rating [+]11/08/2013AAB05/26/2017S&P Rating [+]
Fitch Rating [+]03/03/2017AA
Corruption Index [+]201669chart422016Corruption Index [+]
Competitiveness Ranking [+]201622ºchart135º2015Competitiveness Ranking [+]
Fragile States Index [+]201533.7chart89.22015Fragile States Index [+]
RTI Raking [+]11/01/201695ºchart65º11/01/2016RTI Raking [+]
Innovation Ranking [+]201618ºchart122º2016Innovation Ranking [+]
Labour
Unemployment Rate [+]April 20179.5%
Unemployment rate [+]2017Q110.0%
Unemployed [+]2017Q12,946 m.
NMW [+]20171,560.4 $
NMW [+]20171,480.3 €
Average Wage [+]201638,049€
Average Wage [+]201642,117$
Human Capital Ranking [+]201514ºchart116º2015Human Capital Ranking [+]
Markets
10-Year Bond Yield [+]06/26/20170.61%
Risk Premium [+]06/26/201735
Stock ExchangeYTD % [+]06/26/20178.91%
Prices
CPI (overall index) [+]May 20170.8%
HICP [+]May 20170.9%
PPI Year on Year [+]April 20173.3%
Money Market
Key rates [+]03/16/20160%
Business
Doing Business [+]201729ºchart146º2017Doing Business [+]
IPI Year on Year [+]April 20170.6%
Passengers vehicles Year [+]May 20172,044,442
Annual Vehicles/ 1,000 p. [+]May 201737.76
Motor vehicle production [+]20162,082,000
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]2014577.67chart11.372014Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]
Taxes
Standard VAT [+]01/01/201420.00%
Top tax rate + SSC [+]201655.1%
Trade
Exports [+]2016452,820.8 M.€chart2,168.3 M.€2016Exports [+]
Exports [+]2016501,262.8 M.$chart2,400.1 M.$2016Exports [+]
Exports % GDP [+]201620.35%chart20.38%2015Exports % GDP [+]
Imports [+]2016517,475.6 M.€chart2,864.6 M.€2016Imports [+]
Imports [+]2016573,021.8 M.$chart3,170.8 M.$2016Imports [+]
Imports % GDP [+]201623.25%chart27.99%2015Imports % GDP [+]
Trade balance [+]2016-64,654.8 M.€chart-696.2 M.€2016Trade balance [+]
Trade balance [+]2016-71,759.0 M.$chart-770.7 M.$2016Trade balance [+]
Trade balance % GDP [+]2016-2.91%chart-7.61%2015Trade balance % GDP [+]
Retail Sales YoY [+]April 20172.0%
Socio-Demography
Density [+]2015122chart682016Density [+]
Population [+]201566,759,950chart18,634,0002016Population [+]
Immigrant stock [+]20157,784,418chart704,6762015Immigrant stock [+]
Remittance received (M.$) [+]201523,347.1chart395.82015Remittance received (M.$) [+]
% Immigrant [+]201511.66%chart3.89%2015% Immigrant [+]
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]201520,864.4chart360.12015Remittance sent (M.$) [+]
Emigrant stock [+]20152,145,975chart1,453,3782015Emigrant stock [+]
% Emigrant [+]20153.21%chart8.03%2015% Emigrant [+]
HDI [+]20140.888chart0.4022014HDI [+]
Global Peace Ranking [+]201751ºchart91º2017Global Peace Ranking [+]
Gender Gap Ranking [+]201617ºchart123º2016Gender Gap Ranking [+]
Ranking [+]201516º
Birth Rate [+]201512.00‰chart39.53‰2015Birth Rate [+]
Fertility Rate [+]20151.96chart5.442015Fertility Rate [+]
Crude death rate [+]20158.90‰chart9.34‰2015Crude death rate [+]
Life expectancy [+]201582.40chart58.932015Life expectancy [+]
Crude marriage rate [+]20123.70‰
Crude divorce rate [+]20151.90‰
Number of homicides [+]2014792chart1172012Number of homicides [+]
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20141.2chart0.72012Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]
% risk of poverty [+]201513.6%
Environment and Energy
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20155.09chart0.132015CO2 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