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GDP Mill. € [+]201618,941M.€chart9,624M.€2015GDP Mill. € [+]
GDP Mill.$ [+]201620,966M.$chart10,678M.$2015GDP Mill.$ [+]
GDP per capita [+]201613,927€chart532€2015GDP per capita [+]
GDP per capita [+]201615,416$chart590$2015GDP per capita [+]
Debt [+]201510,816 M.€chart2,841 M.€2014Debt [+]
Debt [+]201512,000 M.$chart3,774 M.$2014Debt [+]
Debt (%GDP) [+]201549.50%chart30.62%2014Debt (%GDP) [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]20157,953 €chart162 €2014Debt Per Capita [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]20158,574$chart215$2014Debt Per Capita [+]
Deficit [+]2015-1,429 M.€chart-182 M.€2014Deficit [+]
Deficit [+]2015-1,585 M.$chart-242 M.$2014Deficit [+]
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2015-6.54%chart-1.97%2014Deficit (%GDP) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]20158,905.4chart2,196.42014Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]
Expenditure (M.$) [+]20159,880.5chart2,917.92014Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]2003315.4chart406.82013Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]2003356.8chart540.32013Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]200313.34%chart16.17%2013Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]20148.17%chart11.16%2014Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]2015229.2chart154.62014Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]2015254.3chart205.42014Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20122.18%chart11.39%2014Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201540.76%chart23.67%2014Expenditure (%GDP) [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]20156,548€chart125€2014Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]20157,265$chart166$2014Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2003246€chart24€2013Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2003278$chart32$2013Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2014462€chart14€2014Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2014614$chart18$2014Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2015169€chart9€2014Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2015187$chart12$2014Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
Moody's Rating [+]04/25/2017Ba1
S&P Rating [+]04/21/2017BBB+B05/26/2017S&P Rating [+]
Corruption Index [+]201635chart422016Corruption Index [+]
Competitiveness Ranking [+]201689ºchart135º2015Competitiveness Ranking [+]
Fragile States Index [+]201558.7chart89.22015Fragile States Index [+]
RTI Raking [+]10/01/201649ºchart65º11/01/2016RTI Raking [+]
Innovation Ranking [+]201580ºchart122º2016Innovation Ranking [+]
Labour
Unemployment rate [+]2016Q23.6%
Unemployed [+]2016Q223 m.
NMW [+]2013337.6 $
NMW [+]2013256.1 €
Human Capital Ranking [+]201567ºchart116º2015Human Capital Ranking [+]
Markets
Euro / Trinidad and Tobago dollars [+]06/19/20177.5751
Prices
CPI (overall index) [+]March 20172.7%
Money Market
Key rates [+]12/07/20154.75%
Business
Doing Business [+]201796ºchart146º2017Doing Business [+]
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]2014282.59chart11.372014Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]
Taxes
Standard VAT [+]01/01/201612.50%
Top tax rate + SSC [+]201525.0%
Trade
Exports [+]20167,227.4 M.€chart2,168.3 M.€2016Exports [+]
Exports [+]20168,000.0 M.$chart2,400.1 M.$2016Exports [+]
Exports % GDP [+]201638.16%chart20.38%2015Exports % GDP [+]
Imports [+]20167,950.1 M.€chart2,864.6 M.€2016Imports [+]
Imports [+]20168,800.0 M.$chart3,170.8 M.$2016Imports [+]
Imports % GDP [+]201641.97%chart27.99%2015Imports % GDP [+]
Trade balance [+]2016-722.7 M.€chart-696.2 M.€2016Trade balance [+]
Trade balance [+]2016-800.0 M.$chart-770.7 M.$2016Trade balance [+]
Trade balance % GDP [+]2016-3.82%chart-7.61%2015Trade balance % GDP [+]
Socio-Demography
Density [+]2015265chart682016Density [+]
Population [+]20151,360,000chart18,634,0002016Population [+]
Immigrant stock [+]201549,883chart704,6762015Immigrant stock [+]
Remittance received (M.$) [+]2015126.1chart395.82015Remittance received (M.$) [+]
% Immigrant [+]20153.67%chart3.89%2015% Immigrant [+]
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]201522.7chart360.12015Remittance sent (M.$) [+]
Emigrant stock [+]2015363,332chart1,453,3782015Emigrant stock [+]
% Emigrant [+]201526.72%chart8.03%2015% Emigrant [+]
HDI [+]20140.772chart0.4022014HDI [+]
Global Peace Ranking [+]201797ºchart91º2017Global Peace Ranking [+]
Gender Gap Ranking [+]201644ºchart123º2016Gender Gap Ranking [+]
Birth Rate [+]201513.98‰chart39.53‰2015Birth Rate [+]
Fertility Rate [+]20151.77chart5.442015Fertility Rate [+]
Crude death rate [+]20159.51‰chart9.34‰2015Crude death rate [+]
Life expectancy [+]201570.56chart58.932015Life expectancy [+]
Number of homicides [+]2014351chart1172012Number of homicides [+]
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]201425.9chart0.72012Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]
Environment and Energy
CO2 Tons per capita [+]201525.94chart0.132015CO2 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