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GDP Mill. € [+]201610,945M.€chart10,120,237M.€2016GDP Mill. € [+]
GDP Mill.$ [+]201612,115M.$chart11,218,281M.$2016GDP Mill.$ [+]
GDP per capita [+]2016587€chart7,319€2016GDP per capita [+]
GDP per capita [+]2016650$chart8,113$2016GDP per capita [+]
Debt [+]20142,841 M.€chart4,310,534 M.€2015Debt [+]
Debt [+]20143,774 M.$chart4,782,537 M.$2015Debt [+]
Debt (%GDP) [+]201430.62%chart42.61%2015Debt (%GDP) [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]2014162 €chart3,136 €2015Debt Per Capita [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]2014215$chart3,480$2015Debt Per Capita [+]
Deficit [+]2014-182 M.€chart-281,895 M.€2015Deficit [+]
Deficit [+]2014-242 M.$chart-312,762 M.$2015Deficit [+]
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2014-1.97%chart-2.79%2015Deficit (%GDP) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]20142,196.4chart3,168,792.22015Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]
Expenditure (M.$) [+]20142,917.9chart3,515,775.02015Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]2015408.2chart19,427.81999Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]2015452.9chart20,706.21999Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201518.03%chart12.63%1999Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
240,659.12014Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]
21,210.42000Gov. Health Exp.(M.$) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]201411.16%chart10.43%2014Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]2016135.0chart194,608.32016Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]2016149.4chart215,723.32016Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20159.48%chart16.08%2008Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201423.67%chart31.32%2015Expenditure (%GDP) [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2014125€chart2,305€2015Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2014166$chart2,558$2015Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]201523€chart15€1999Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]201525$chart16$1999Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201414€chart176€2014Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201418$chart17$2000Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]20167€chart141€2016Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]20168$chart156$2016Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
A105/24/2017Moody's Rating [+]
S&P Rating [+]05/26/2017BAA-12/16/2010S&P Rating [+]
A+07/13/2017Fitch Rating [+]
Corruption Index [+]201642chart402016Corruption Index [+]
Competitiveness Ranking [+]2015135ºchart28º2016Competitiveness Ranking [+]
Fragile States Index [+]201589.2chart76.42015Fragile States Index [+]
RTI Raking [+]11/01/201665ºchart81º11/01/2016RTI Raking [+]
Innovation Ranking [+]2016122ºchart25º2016Innovation Ranking [+]
Labour
4.1%2014Q4Unemployment rate [+]
224.7 $2013NMW [+]
170.3 €2013NMW [+]
Human Capital Ranking [+]2015116ºchart64º2015Human Capital Ranking [+]
Markets
7.894809/20/2017Euro / Chinese yuan [+]
16.08%09/20/2017Stock ExchangeYTD % [+]
Prices
1.8%August 2017CPI (overall index) [+]
6.3%August 2017PPI Year on Year [+]
Money Market
4.35%10/23/2015Key rates [+]
Business
Doing Business [+]2017146ºchart78º2017Doing Business [+]
6.0%August 2017IPI Year on Year [+]
28,118,7942016Motor vehicle production [+]
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]201516.40chart118.472015Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]
Taxes
17.00%01/01/2014Standard VAT [+]
45.0%2016Top tax rate + SSC [+]
Trade
Exports [+]20162,168.3 M.€chart1,895,529.0 M.€2016Exports [+]
Exports [+]20162,400.1 M.$chart2,098,161.0 M.$2016Exports [+]
Exports % GDP [+]201619.81%chart18.73%2016Exports % GDP [+]
Imports [+]20162,864.6 M.€chart1,434,123.2 M.€2016Imports [+]
Imports [+]20163,170.8 M.$chart1,587,431.0 M.$2016Imports [+]
Imports % GDP [+]201626.17%chart14.17%2016Imports % GDP [+]
Trade balance [+]2016-696.2 M.€chart461,405.7 M.€2016Trade balance [+]
Trade balance [+]2016-770.7 M.$chart510,730.0 M.$2016Trade balance [+]
Trade balance % GDP [+]2016-6.36%chart4.56%2016Trade balance % GDP [+]
10.1%August 2017Retail Sales YoY [+]
Socio-Demography
Density [+]201668chart1452016Density [+]
Population [+]201618,646,433chart1,382,710,0002016Population [+]
Immigrant stock [+]2015704,676chart978,0462015Immigrant stock [+]
Remittance received (M.$) [+]2015395.8chart63,937.62015Remittance received (M.$) [+]
% Immigrant [+]20153.89%chart0.07%2015% Immigrant [+]
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]2015360.1chart2,673.92015Remittance sent (M.$) [+]
Emigrant stock [+]20151,453,378chart9,546,0652015Emigrant stock [+]
% Emigrant [+]20158.03%chart0.69%2015% Emigrant [+]
HDI [+]20150.402chart0.7382015HDI [+]
Global Peace Ranking [+]201791ºchart116º2017Global Peace Ranking [+]
Gender Gap Ranking [+]2016123ºchart99º2016Gender Gap Ranking [+]
52º2015Ranking [+]
Birth Rate [+]201539.53‰chart12.10‰2015Birth Rate [+]
Fertility Rate [+]20155.44chart1.572015Fertility Rate [+]
Crude death rate [+]20159.34‰chart7.10‰2015Crude death rate [+]
Life expectancy [+]201558.93chart75.992015Life expectancy [+]
Number of homicides [+]2012117chart10,0832014Number of homicides [+]
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20120.7chart0.72014Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]
Environment and Energy
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20150.13chart7.732015CO2 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