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GDP Mill. € [+]201610,945M.€chart47,364M.€2016GDP Mill. € [+]
GDP Mill.$ [+]201612,115M.$chart52,418M.$2016GDP Mill.$ [+]
GDP per capita [+]2016587€chart6,600€2016GDP per capita [+]
GDP per capita [+]2016650$chart7,369$2016GDP per capita [+]
1,527€2015Q3Qu. GDP Per Capita € [+]
11,000M.€2015Q3Quat. GDP Mill.€ [+]
Debt [+]20142,841 M.€chart13,969 M.€2016Debt [+]
Debt [+]20143,774 M.$chart15,462 M.$2016Debt [+]
Debt (%GDP) [+]201430.62%chart29.50%2016Debt (%GDP) [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]2014162 €chart1,967 €2016Debt Per Capita [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]2014215$chart2,174$2016Debt Per Capita [+]
Deficit [+]2014-182 M.€chart15 M.€2016Deficit [+]
Deficit [+]2014-242 M.$chart17 M.$2016Deficit [+]
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2014-1.97%chart0%2016Deficit (%GDP) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]20142,196.4chart16,794.92016Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]
Expenditure (M.$) [+]20142,917.9chart18,590.32016Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]2015408.2chart1,706.52013Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]2015452.9chart2,265.02013Education 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.€) [+]2016135.0chart683.62016Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]2016149.4chart756.62016Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20159.48%chart4.73%2015Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201423.67%chart35.50%2016Expenditure (%GDP) [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2014125€chart2,365€2016Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2014166$chart2,618$2016Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]201523€chart236€2013Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]201525$chart313$2013Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201414€chart272€2014Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201418$chart363$2014Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]20167€chart95€2016Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]20168$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 [+]2015135ºchart54º2016Competitiveness Ranking [+]
Fragile States Index [+]201589.2chart55.42015Fragile States Index [+]
RTI Raking [+]11/01/201665ºchart45º10/01/2016RTI Raking [+]
Innovation Ranking [+]2016122ºchart38º2016Innovation Ranking [+]
Labour
5.9%July 2017Unemployment Rate [+]
6.3%2017Q2Unemployment rate [+]
214 m.2017Q2Unemployed [+]
247.9 $2017NMW [+]
235.2 €2017NMW [+]
5,529€2015Average Wage [+]
6,134$2015Average Wage [+]
Human Capital Ranking [+]2015116ºchart42º2015Human Capital Ranking [+]
Markets
1.955809/26/2017Euro / Bulgarian Lev [+]
16.10%09/25/2017Stock ExchangeYTD % [+]
Prices
1.4%August 2017CPI (overall index) [+]
0.7%August 2017HICP [+]
5.2%July 2017PPI Year on Year [+]
Money Market
0%02/01/2016Key rates [+]
Business
Doing Business [+]2017146ºchart39º2017Doing Business [+]
4.2%July 2017IPI Year on Year [+]
28,758June 2017Passengers vehicles Year [+]
4.79June 2017Annual Vehicles/ 1,000 p. [+]
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]201516.40chart507.412015Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]
Taxes
20.00%04/01/2011Standard VAT [+]
10.0%2015Top tax rate + SSC [+]
Trade
Exports [+]20162,168.3 M.€chart23,471.6 M.€2016Exports [+]
Exports [+]20162,400.1 M.$chart25,977.7 M.$2016Exports [+]
Exports % GDP [+]201619.81%chart49.56%2016Exports % GDP [+]
Imports [+]20162,864.6 M.€chart26,072.0 M.€2016Imports [+]
Imports [+]20163,170.8 M.$chart28,846.5 M.$2016Imports [+]
Imports % GDP [+]201626.17%chart55.05%2016Imports % GDP [+]
Trade balance [+]2016-696.2 M.€chart-2,600.4 M.€2016Trade balance [+]
Trade balance [+]2016-770.7 M.$chart-2,868.8 M.$2016Trade balance [+]
Trade balance % GDP [+]2016-6.36%chart-5.49%2016Trade balance % GDP [+]
2.3%July 2017Retail Sales YoY [+]
Socio-Demography
Density [+]201668chart642016Density [+]
Population [+]201618,646,433chart7,101,8592016Population [+]
Immigrant stock [+]2015704,676chart102,1132015Immigrant stock [+]
Remittance received (M.$) [+]2015395.8chart1,443.12015Remittance received (M.$) [+]
% Immigrant [+]20153.89%chart1.43%2015% Immigrant [+]
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]2015360.1chart132.22015Remittance 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 [+]201539.53‰chart9.10‰2016Birth Rate [+]
Fertility Rate [+]20155.44chart1.532015Fertility Rate [+]
Crude death rate [+]20159.34‰chart15.10‰2016Crude death rate [+]
Life expectancy [+]201558.93chart74.702015Life 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