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GDP Mill. € [+]20163,132,670M.€chart10,004M.€2015GDP Mill. € [+]
GDP Mill.$ [+]20163,467,552M.$chart11,100M.$2015GDP Mill.$ [+]
GDP per capita [+]201637,900€chart553€2015GDP per capita [+]
GDP per capita [+]201642,197$chart613$2015GDP per capita [+]
Qu. GDP Per Capita [+]2016Q49,613€
Quat. GDP Mill.€ [+]2016Q4789,973M.€
Debt [+]20162,119,175 M.€chart2,841 M.€2014Debt [+]
Debt [+]20162,345,715 M.$chart3,774 M.$2014Debt [+]
Debt (%GDP) [+]201667.65%chart30.62%2014Debt (%GDP) [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]201625,788 €chart162 €2014Debt Per Capita [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]201628,545$chart215$2014Debt Per Capita [+]
Deficit [+]201623,705 M.€chart-182 M.€2014Deficit [+]
Deficit [+]201626,239 M.$chart-242 M.$2014Deficit [+]
Deficit (%GDP) [+]20160.76%chart-1.97%2014Deficit (%GDP) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]20161,387,676.0chart2,196.42014Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]
Expenditure (M.$) [+]20161,536,018.6chart2,917.92014Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]2012136,487.3chart406.82013Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]2012175,464.4chart540.32013Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201211.22%chart16.17%2013Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]2015285,055.0
Gov. Health Exp.(M.$) [+]2015316,268.5
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]201419.65%chart11.16%2014Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]201535,517.0chart154.62014Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]201539,410.5chart205.42014Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20144.19%chart11.39%2014Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201644.30%chart23.67%2014Expenditure (%GDP) [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]201616,887€chart125€2014Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]201618,692$chart166$2014Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]20121,697€chart24€2013Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]20122,182$chart32$2013Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]20153,511€chart14€2014Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]20153,895$chart18$2014Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2015434€chart9€2014Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2015482$chart12$2014Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
Moody's Rating [+]02/24/2017Aaa
S&P Rating [+]08/17/1983AAAB-12/05/2014S&P Rating [+]
Fitch Rating [+]03/10/2017AAA
Corruption Index [+]201681chart422016Corruption Index [+]
Competitiveness Ranking [+]2016chart135º2015Competitiveness Ranking [+]
Fragile States Index [+]201528.1chart89.22015Fragile States Index [+]
RTI Raking [+]10/01/2016105ºchart65º11/01/2016RTI Raking [+]
Innovation Ranking [+]201610ºchart122º2016Innovation Ranking [+]
Labour
Unemployment Rate [+]February 20173.9%
Unemployment rate [+]2016Q43.8%
Unemployed [+]2016Q41,640 m.
NMW [+]20171,579.0 $
NMW [+]20171,498.0 €
Average Wage [+]201647,809€
Average Wage [+]201652,919$
Human Capital Ranking [+]201522ºchart116º2015Human Capital Ranking [+]
Markets
10-Year Bond Yield [+]04/21/20170.25%
Stock ExchangeYTD % [+]04/21/20174.94%
Prices
CPI (overall index) [+]March 20171.6%
HICP [+]March 20171.5%
PPI Year on Year [+]March 20172.9%
Money Market
Key rates [+]03/16/20160%
Business
Doing Business [+]201717ºchart146º2017Doing Business [+]
IPI Year on Year [+]February 20171.6%
Passengers vehicles Year [+]March 20173,404,867
Annual Vehicles/ 1,000 p. [+]February 201745.34
Motor vehicle production [+]20166,062,562
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]2014586.81chart11.372014Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]
Taxes
Standard VAT [+]01/01/200719.00%
Top tax rate + SSC [+]201647.5%
Trade
Exports [+]20161,209,623.8 M.€chart1,922.0 M.€2015Exports [+]
Exports [+]20151,329,469.0 M.$chart2,132.5 M.$2015Exports [+]
Exports % GDP [+]201638.61%chart19.21%2015Exports % GDP [+]
Imports [+]2016953,097.4 M.€chart2,386.1 M.€2015Imports [+]
Imports [+]20151,050,024.6 M.$chart2,647.4 M.$2015Imports [+]
Imports % GDP [+]201630.42%chart23.85%2015Imports % GDP [+]
Trade balance [+]2016256,526.5 M.€chart-464.1 M.€2015Trade balance [+]
Trade balance [+]2015279,444.4 M.$chart-514.9 M.$2015Trade balance [+]
Trade balance % GDP [+]20168.19%chart-4.64%2015Trade balance % GDP [+]
Retail Sales YoY [+]February 2017-2.1%
Socio-Demography
Density [+]2015230chart662015Density [+]
Population [+]201582,175,684chart18,105,5702015Population [+]
Immigrant stock [+]201512,005,690chart704,6762015Immigrant stock [+]
Remittance received (M.$) [+]201515,362.1chart395.82015Remittance received (M.$) [+]
% Immigrant [+]201514.61%chart3.89%2015% Immigrant [+]
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]201522,967.2chart360.12015Remittance sent (M.$) [+]
HDI [+]20140.916chart0.4022014HDI [+]
Global Peace Ranking [+]201616ºchart88º2016Global Peace Ranking [+]
Gender Gap Ranking [+]201613ºchart123º2016Gender Gap Ranking [+]
Ranking [+]2015
Birth Rate [+]20159.00‰chart40.03‰2014Birth Rate [+]
Fertility Rate [+]20151.50chart5.522014Fertility Rate [+]
Crude death rate [+]201511.30‰chart9.56‰2014Crude death rate [+]
Life expectancy [+]201580.70chart58.592014Life expectancy [+]
Crude marriage rate [+]20154.90‰
Crude divorce rate [+]20152.00‰
Number of homicides [+]2014716chart1172012Number of homicides [+]
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20140.9chart0.72012Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]
% risk of poverty [+]201516.7%
Environment and Energy
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20149.30chart0.102014CO2 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