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Qu. GDP Per Capita € [+]2017Q210,470€
GDP Mill. € [+]2016353,297M.€chart10,952M.€2016GDP Mill. € [+]
GDP Mill.$ [+]2016386,587M.$chart12,123M.$2016GDP Mill.$ [+]
GDP per capita [+]201640,400€chart587€2016GDP per capita [+]
GDP per capita [+]201644,233$chart650$2016GDP per capita [+]
Quat. GDP Mill.€ [+]2017Q291,855M.€
Debt [+]2016295,719chart3,9082016Debt [+]
Debt [+]2016327,332chart4,3262016Debt [+]
Debt (%GDP) [+]201684.60%chart35.67%2016Debt (%GDP) [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]201633,708€chart210€2016Debt Per Capita [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]201637,312$chart232$2016Debt Per Capita [+]
Deficit [+]2016-5,430chart-3572016Deficit [+]
Deficit [+]2016-6,010chart-3962016Deficit [+]
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2016-1.60%chart-3.26%2016Deficit (%GDP) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]2016178,507.4chart2,508.12016Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]
Expenditure (M.$) [+]2016197,589.8chart2,776.22016Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]201418,316.9chart408.42015Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]201424,147.0chart453.12015Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201410.48%chart18.03%2015Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]201627,428.7
Gov. Health Exp.(M.$) [+]201630,360.8
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]201416.27%chart11.16%2014Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]20152,318.4chart135.12016Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]20152,538.3chart149.52016Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20151.44%chart9.48%2015Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201651.10%chart22.89%2016Expenditure (%GDP) [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]201620,348€chart135€2016Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]201622,523$chart149$2016Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]20142,145€chart23€2015Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]20142,826$chart25$2015Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]20163,156€chart14€2014Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]20163,494$chart18$2014Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2015269€chart7€2016Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2015294$chart8$2016Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
Moody's Rating [+]06/24/2016Aa1
S&P Rating [+]01/13/2012AA+B05/26/2017S&P Rating [+]
Fitch Rating [+]07/28/2017AA+
Corruption Index [+]201675chart422016Corruption Index [+]
Competitiveness Ranking [+]201718ºchart135º2015Competitiveness Ranking [+]
Fragile States Index [+]201526.0chart89.22015Fragile States Index [+]
RTI Raking [+]10/01/2016111ºchart65º11/01/2016RTI Raking [+]
Innovation Ranking [+]201620ºchart122º2016Innovation Ranking [+]
Labour
Unemployment Rate [+]August 20175.6%
Unemployment rate [+]2017Q25.4%
Unemployed [+]2017Q2242 m.
Average Wage [+]201644,409€
Average Wage [+]201649,156$
Human Capital Ranking [+]201511ºchart116º2015Human Capital Ranking [+]
Markets
10-Year Bond Yield [+]10/18/20170.54%
Risk Premium [+]10/18/201718
Stock ExchangeYTD % [+]10/17/201728.82%
Prices
CPI (overall index) [+]September 20172.4%
HICP [+]September 20172.6%
PPI Year on Year [+]August 20171.2%
Money Market
Key rates [+]03/16/20160%
Business
Doing Business [+]201719ºchart146º2017Doing Business [+]
IPI Year on Year [+]July 20177.2%
Passengers vehicles Year [+]June 2017344,395
Annual Vehicles/ 1,000 p. [+]June 201744.65
Motor vehicle production [+]2016108,000
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]2015598.59chart16.402015Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]
Taxes
Standard VAT [+]01/01/201620.00%
Top tax rate + SSC [+]201655.0%
Trade
Exports [+]2016137,409.9 M.€chart2,168.3 M.€2016Exports [+]
Exports [+]2016152,381.2 M.$chart2,400.1 M.$2016Exports [+]
Exports % GDP [+]201638.89%chart19.80%2016Exports % GDP [+]
Imports [+]2016142,511.9 M.€chart2,864.6 M.€2016Imports [+]
Imports [+]2016157,093.9 M.$chart3,170.8 M.$2016Imports [+]
Imports % GDP [+]201640.34%chart26.16%2016Imports % GDP [+]
Trade balance [+]2016-5,102.1 M.€chart-696.2 M.€2016Trade balance [+]
Trade balance [+]2016-4,712.7 M.$chart-770.7 M.$2016Trade balance [+]
Trade balance % GDP [+]2016-1.44%chart-6.36%2016Trade balance % GDP [+]
Retail Sales YoY [+]August 2017-0.2%
Socio-Demography
Density [+]2016105chart682016Density [+]
Population [+]20168,772,865chart18,646,4332016Population [+]
Immigrant stock [+]20151,492,374chart704,6762015Immigrant stock [+]
Remittance received (M.$) [+]20152,814.0chart395.82015Remittance received (M.$) [+]
% Immigrant [+]201517.17%chart3.89%2015% Immigrant [+]
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]20153,738.4chart360.12015Remittance sent (M.$) [+]
Emigrant stock [+]2015575,828chart1,453,3782015Emigrant stock [+]
% Emigrant [+]20156.63%chart8.03%2015% Emigrant [+]
HDI [+]20150.893chart0.4022015HDI [+]
Global Peace Ranking [+]2017chart91º2017Global Peace Ranking [+]
Gender Gap Ranking [+]201652ºchart123º2016Gender Gap Ranking [+]
Ranking [+]201513º
Birth Rate [+]201610.00‰chart39.53‰2015Birth Rate [+]
Fertility Rate [+]20151.49chart5.442015Fertility Rate [+]
Crude death rate [+]20169.20‰chart9.34‰2015Crude death rate [+]
Life expectancy [+]201581.30chart58.932015Life expectancy [+]
Crude marriage rate [+]20134.30‰
Crude divorce rate [+]20151.90‰
Number of homicides [+]201544chart1172012Number of homicides [+]
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20150.5chart0.72012Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]
% risk of poverty [+]201614.1%
Environment and Energy
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20158.69chart0.132015CO2 Tons per capita [+]
  • Capital: Ouagadougou
  • Population: 18,646,433
  • Surface Area: 274,220 km2
  • Currency: West African CFA francs
  • Belongs to: ACP, ECOWAS, IMF, UN, AU