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Government
1,527€2015Q3Qu. GDP Per Capita € [+]
GDP Mill. € [+]201610,952M.€chart48,129M.€2016GDP Mill. € [+]
GDP Mill.$ [+]201612,123M.$chart52,390M.$2016GDP Mill.$ [+]
GDP per capita [+]2016587€chart6,800€2016GDP per capita [+]
GDP per capita [+]2016650$chart7,377$2016GDP per capita [+]
11,000M.€2015Q3Quat. GDP Mill.€ [+]
Debt [+]20163,908chart13,9702016Debt [+]
Debt [+]20164,326chart15,4632016Debt [+]
Debt (%GDP) [+]201635.67%chart29.00%2016Debt (%GDP) [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]2016210€chart1,967€2016Debt Per Capita [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]2016232$chart2,177$2016Debt Per Capita [+]
Deficit [+]2016-357chart-192016Deficit [+]
Deficit [+]2016-396chart-202016Deficit [+]
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2016-3.26%chart0%2016Deficit (%GDP) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]20162,508.1chart16,825.22016Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]
Expenditure (M.$) [+]20162,776.2chart18,623.82016Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]2015408.4chart1,706.52013Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]2015453.1chart2,265.02013Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201518.03%chart11.44%2013Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
3,852.52014Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]
5,118.12014Gov. Health Exp.(M.$) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]201411.16%chart10.95%2014Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]2016135.1chart694.62016Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]2016149.5chart756.12016Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20159.48%chart4.73%2015Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201622.89%chart35.00%2016Expenditure (%GDP) [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2016135€chart2,369€2016Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2016149$chart2,622$2016Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]201523€chart236€2013Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]201525$chart313$2013Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201414€chart272€2014Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201418$chart363$2014Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]20167€chart98€2016Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]20168$chart106$2016Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
Baa205/26/2017Moody's Rating [+]
S&P Rating [+]05/26/2017BBB+12/12/2014S&P Rating [+]
BBB-06/02/2017Fitch Rating [+]
Corruption Index [+]201642chart412016Corruption Index [+]
Competitiveness Ranking [+]2015135ºchart49º2017Competitiveness Ranking [+]
Fragile States Index [+]201589.2chart55.42015Fragile States Index [+]
RTI Raking [+]11/01/201665ºchart45º10/01/2016RTI Raking [+]
Innovation Ranking [+]2016122ºchart38º2016Innovation Ranking [+]
Labour
6.1%September 2017Unemployment Rate [+]
6.3%2017Q2Unemployment rate [+]
214 m.2017Q2Unemployed [+]
247.9 $2017NMW [+]
235.2 €2017NMW [+]
5,529€2015Average Wage [+]
6,134$2015Average Wage [+]
Human Capital Ranking [+]2015116ºchart42º2015Human Capital Ranking [+]
Markets
1.955811/23/2017Euro / Bulgarian Lev [+]
13.89%11/23/2017Stock ExchangeYTD % [+]
Prices
2.5%October 2017CPI (overall index) [+]
1.5%October 2017HICP [+]
6.0%September 2017PPI Year on Year [+]
Money Market
0%02/01/2016Key rates [+]
Business
Doing Business [+]2018148ºchart50º2018Doing Business [+]
3.2%September 2017IPI Year on Year [+]
28,758June 2017Passengers vehicles Year [+]
4.79June 2017Annual Vehicles/ 1,000 p. [+]
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]201516.40chart507.412015Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]
Taxes
20.00%04/01/2011Standard VAT [+]
10.0%2015Top tax rate + SSC [+]
Trade
Exports [+]20162,168.3 M.€chart23,471.6 M.€2016Exports [+]
Exports [+]20162,400.1 M.$chart25,977.7 M.$2016Exports [+]
Exports % GDP [+]201619.80%chart48.77%2016Exports % GDP [+]
Imports [+]20162,864.6 M.€chart26,072.0 M.€2016Imports [+]
Imports [+]20163,170.8 M.$chart28,846.5 M.$2016Imports [+]
Imports % GDP [+]201626.16%chart54.17%2016Imports % GDP [+]
Trade balance [+]2016-696.2 M.€chart-2,600.4 M.€2016Trade balance [+]
Trade balance [+]2016-770.7 M.$chart-2,868.8 M.$2016Trade balance [+]
Trade balance % GDP [+]2016-6.36%chart-5.40%2016Trade balance % GDP [+]
2.0%September 2017Retail Sales YoY [+]
Socio-Demography
Density [+]201668chart642016Density [+]
Population [+]201618,646,433chart7,101,8592016Population [+]
Immigrant stock [+]2015704,676chart102,1132015Immigrant stock [+]
Remittance received (M.$) [+]2016405.7chart1,665.62016Remittance received (M.$) [+]
% Immigrant [+]20153.89%chart1.43%2015% Immigrant [+]
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]2016375.6chart132.92016Remittance sent (M.$) [+]
Emigrant stock [+]20151,453,378chart1,176,3902015Emigrant stock [+]
% Emigrant [+]20158.03%chart16.44%2015% Emigrant [+]
HDI [+]20150.402chart0.7942015HDI [+]
Global Peace Ranking [+]201791ºchart28º2017Global Peace Ranking [+]
Gender Gap Ranking [+]2016123ºchart41º2016Gender Gap Ranking [+]
49º2015Ranking [+]
Birth Rate [+]201539.44‰chart9.10‰2016Birth Rate [+]
Fertility Rate [+]20155.44chart1.532015Fertility Rate [+]
Crude death rate [+]20158.82‰chart15.10‰2016Crude death rate [+]
Life expectancy [+]201559.84chart74.702015Life expectancy [+]
3.90‰2015Crude marriage rate [+]
1.50‰2015Crude divorce rate [+]
Number of homicides [+]2012117chart1292015Number of homicides [+]
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20120.7chart1.82015Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]
22.9%2016% risk of poverty [+]
Environment and Energy
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20150.13chart7.472015CO2 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