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Government
2,647€2017Q2Qu. GDP Per Capita € [+]
GDP Mill. € [+]201610,952M.€chart52,497M.€2016GDP Mill. € [+]
GDP Mill.$ [+]201612,123M.$chart58,109M.$2016GDP Mill.$ [+]
GDP per capita [+]2016587€chart10,694€2016GDP per capita [+]
GDP per capita [+]2016650$chart11,836$2016GDP per capita [+]
12,995M.€2017Q2Quat. GDP Mill.€ [+]
Debt [+]20163,908chart23,4762016Debt [+]
Debt [+]20164,326chart25,9862016Debt [+]
Debt (%GDP) [+]201635.67%chart44.71%2016Debt (%GDP) [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]2016210€chart4,782€2016Debt Per Capita [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]2016232$chart5,294$2016Debt Per Capita [+]
Deficit [+]2016-357chart-2,7602016Deficit [+]
Deficit [+]2016-396chart-3,0552016Deficit [+]
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2016-3.26%chart-5.26%2016Deficit (%GDP) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]20162,508.1chart10,109.92016Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]
Expenditure (M.$) [+]20162,776.2chart11,190.72016Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]2015408.4chart3,588.02015Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]2015453.1chart3,980.92015Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201518.03%chart23.38%2015Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
2,524.32014Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]
3,353.52014Gov. Health Exp.(M.$) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]201411.16%chart23.34%2014Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]2016135.1chart02015Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]2016149.5chart02015Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20159.48%chart0%2015Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201622.89%chart19.25%2016Expenditure (%GDP) [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2016135€chart2,059€2016Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2016149$chart2,280$2016Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]201523€chart740€2015Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]201525$chart821$2015Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201414€chart529€2014Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201418$chart703$2014Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]20167€chart0€2015Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]20168$chart0$2015Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
Ba202/09/2017Moody's Rating [+]
S&P Rating [+]05/26/2017BBB-02/25/2016S&P Rating [+]
BB01/19/2017Fitch Rating [+]
Corruption Index [+]201642chart582016Corruption Index [+]
Competitiveness Ranking [+]2015135ºchart47º2017Competitiveness Ranking [+]
Fragile States Index [+]201589.2chart46.72015Fragile States Index [+]
RTI Raking [+]11/01/201665º
Innovation Ranking [+]2016122ºchart45º2016Innovation Ranking [+]
Labour
8.0%2017Q2Unemployment rate [+]
180 m.2017Q2Unemployed [+]
526.1 $2015NMW [+]
433.4 €2015NMW [+]
Human Capital Ranking [+]2015116ºchart53º2015Human Capital Ranking [+]
Markets
2.40%10/17/2017Stock ExchangeYTD % [+]
Prices
1.6%September 2017CPI (overall index) [+]
Money Market
3.00%07/31/2015Key rates [+]
Business
Doing Business [+]2017146ºchart62º2017Doing Business [+]
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]201516.40chart221.892015Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]
Taxes
13.00%01/01/2006Standard VAT [+]
15.0%2016Top tax rate + SSC [+]
Trade
Exports [+]20162,168.3 M.€chart8,704.0 M.€2016Exports [+]
Exports [+]20162,400.1 M.$chart9,634.4 M.$2016Exports [+]
Exports % GDP [+]201619.80%chart16.58%2016Exports % GDP [+]
Imports [+]20162,864.6 M.€chart13,661.1 M.€2016Imports [+]
Imports [+]20163,170.8 M.$chart15,121.5 M.$2016Imports [+]
Imports % GDP [+]201626.16%chart26.02%2016Imports % GDP [+]
Trade balance [+]2016-696.2 M.€chart-4,957.2 M.€2016Trade balance [+]
Trade balance [+]2016-770.7 M.$chart-5,487.1 M.$2016Trade balance [+]
Trade balance % GDP [+]2016-6.36%chart-9.44%2016Trade balance % GDP [+]
Socio-Demography
Density [+]201668chart962016Density [+]
Population [+]201618,646,433chart4,909,0002016Population [+]
Immigrant stock [+]2015704,676chart421,6972015Immigrant stock [+]
Remittance received (M.$) [+]2015395.8chart552.02015Remittance received (M.$) [+]
% Immigrant [+]20153.89%chart8.69%2015% Immigrant [+]
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]2015360.1chart785.52015Remittance sent (M.$) [+]
Emigrant stock [+]20151,453,378chart133,1852015Emigrant stock [+]
% Emigrant [+]20158.03%chart2.75%2015% Emigrant [+]
HDI [+]20150.402chart0.7762015HDI [+]
Global Peace Ranking [+]201791ºchart34º2017Global Peace Ranking [+]
Gender Gap Ranking [+]2016123ºchart32º2016Gender Gap Ranking [+]
28º2015Ranking [+]
Birth Rate [+]201539.53‰chart14.52‰2015Birth Rate [+]
Fertility Rate [+]20155.44chart1.802015Fertility Rate [+]
Crude death rate [+]20159.34‰chart4.89‰2015Crude death rate [+]
Life expectancy [+]201558.93chart79.592015Life expectancy [+]
Number of homicides [+]2012117chart5662015Number of homicides [+]
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20120.7chart11.82015Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]
Environment and Energy
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20150.13chart1.722015CO2 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