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GDP Mill.$ [+]201542,798M.$chart10,678M.$2015GDP Mill.$ [+]
GDP Mill. € [+]201538,570M.€chart9,623M.€2015GDP Mill. € [+]
GDP per capita [+]201520,747$chart590$2015GDP per capita [+]
GDP per capita [+]201518,700€chart532€2015GDP per capita [+]
Qu. GDP Per Capita [+]2016Q34,816€
Quat. GDP Mill.€ [+]2016Q39,940M.€
Debt [+]201532,071 M.€chart2,841 M.€2014Debt [+]
Debt [+]201535,582 M.$chart3,774 M.$2014Debt [+]
Debt (%GDP) [+]201583.10%chart30.24%2014Debt (%GDP) [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]201517,241$chart215$2014Debt Per Capita [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]201515,537 €chart162 €2014Debt Per Capita [+]
Deficit [+]2015-1,031 M.€chart-182 M.€2014Deficit [+]
Deficit [+]2015-1,144 M.$chart-242 M.$2014Deficit [+]
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2015-2.70%chart-1.94%2014Deficit (%GDP) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]201518,437.6chart2,196.42014Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]
Expenditure (M.$) [+]201520,456.5chart2,917.92014Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]20122,619.1chart552.22013Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]20122,037.3chart406.62013Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201212.63%chart16.17%2013Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
Gov. Health Exp.(M.$) [+]20152,581.8
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]20152,327.0
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]201412.83%chart11.16%2014Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]2015407.2chart207.92014Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]2015367.0chart153.72014Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20122.78%chart11.39%2014Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201547.80%chart23.38%2014Expenditure (%GDP) [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]20159,910$chart166$2014Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]20158,932€chart125€2014Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]20121,274$chart33$2013Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2012990€chart24€2013Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]20151,252$chart18$2014Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]20151,128€chart14€2014Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2015197$chart12$2014Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2015178€chart9€2014Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
Moody's Rating [+]09/16/2016Baa3
S&P Rating [+]06/17/2016AB-12/05/2014S&P Rating [+]
Fitch Rating [+]09/23/2016A-
Corruption Index [+]201661chart422016Corruption Index [+]
Competitiveness Ranking [+]201659ºchart135º2015Competitiveness Ranking [+]
Fragile States Index [+]201531.6chart89.22015Fragile States Index [+]
RTI Raking [+]10/01/2016chart65º11/01/2016RTI Raking [+]
Innovation Ranking [+]201632ºchart122º2016Innovation Ranking [+]
Labour
Unemployed [+]2016Q373 m.
Human Capital Ranking [+]201515ºchart116º2015Human Capital Ranking [+]
NMW [+]2017848.5 $
Unemployment Rate [+]December 20167.5%
Unemployment rate [+]2016Q37.4%
NMW [+]2017805.0 €
Average Wage [+]201520,092$
Average Wage [+]201518,109€
Markets
Stock ExchangeYTD % [+]02/24/20177.93%
Prices
CPI (overall index) [+]December 20160.5%
HICP [+]January 20171.5%
PPI Year on Year [+]December 2016-0.3%
Money Market
Key rates [+]03/16/20160%
Business
Doing Business [+]201730ºchart146º2017Doing Business [+]
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]2014568.46chart11.372014Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]
Passengers vehicles Year [+]January 201764,323
Annual Vehicles/ 1,000 p. [+]January 201737.20
IPI Year on Year [+]December 201610.2%
Motor vehicle production [+]2015133,092
Taxes
Standard VAT [+]07/01/201322.00%
Top tax rate + SSC [+]201561.1%
Trade
Exports [+]201629,678.4 M.€chart1,922.0 M.€2015Exports [+]
Exports [+]201531,949.4 M.$chart2,132.5 M.$2015Exports [+]
Exports % GDP [+]201574.72%chart19.97%2015Exports % GDP [+]
Imports [+]201627,472.0 M.€chart2,386.1 M.€2015Imports [+]
Imports [+]201529,706.0 M.$chart2,647.4 M.$2015Imports [+]
Imports % GDP [+]201569.46%chart24.79%2015Imports % GDP [+]
Trade balance [+]20162,206.1 M.€chart-464.1 M.€2015Trade balance [+]
Trade balance [+]20152,243.4 M.$chart-514.9 M.$2015Trade balance [+]
Trade balance % GDP [+]20155.27%chart-4.82%2015Trade balance % GDP [+]
Retail Sales YoY [+]December 201610.2%
Socio-Demography
Remittance received (M.$) [+]2015728.8chart395.82015Remittance received (M.$) [+]
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]2015751.6chart360.12015Remittance sent (M.$) [+]
Crude death rate [+]20159.60‰chart9.56‰2014Crude death rate [+]
% risk of poverty [+]201514.3%
Density [+]2015102chart662015Density [+]
Population [+]20152,064,188chart18,105,5702015Population [+]
Immigrant stock [+]2015235,966chart704,6762015Immigrant stock [+]
HDI [+]20140.880chart0.4022014HDI [+]
Global Peace Ranking [+]201610ºchart88º2016Global Peace Ranking [+]
Gender Gap Ranking [+]2016chart123º2016Gender Gap Ranking [+]
Ranking [+]201526º
Birth Rate [+]201510.00‰chart40.03‰2014Birth Rate [+]
Fertility Rate [+]20151.57chart5.522014Fertility Rate [+]
Life expectancy [+]201481.20chart58.592014Life expectancy [+]
Crude marriage rate [+]20143.20‰
Crude divorce rate [+]20141.20‰
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20140.7chart0.72012Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]
Number of homicides [+]201415chart1172012Number of homicides [+]
Environment and Energy
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20148.03chart0.102014CO2 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