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Government
12,569€2017Q2Qu. GDP Per Capita € [+]
GDP Mill. € [+]201610,952M.€chart277,339M.€2016GDP Mill. € [+]
GDP Mill.$ [+]201612,123M.$chart306,143M.$2016GDP Mill.$ [+]
GDP per capita [+]2016587€chart48,400€2016GDP per capita [+]
GDP per capita [+]2016650$chart53,254$2016GDP per capita [+]
72,254M.€2017Q2Quat. GDP Mill.€ [+]
Debt [+]20163,908chart104,7162016Debt [+]
Debt [+]20164,326chart115,9102016Debt [+]
Debt (%GDP) [+]201635.67%chart37.70%2016Debt (%GDP) [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]2016210€chart18,215€2016Debt Per Capita [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]2016232$chart20,163$2016Debt Per Capita [+]
Deficit [+]2016-357chart-1,7312016Deficit [+]
Deficit [+]2016-396chart-1,9162016Deficit [+]
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2016-3.26%chart-0.60%2016Deficit (%GDP) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]20162,508.1chart148,502.82016Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]
Expenditure (M.$) [+]20162,776.2chart164,377.72016Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]2015408.4chart22,322.02013Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]2015453.1chart29,641.42013Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201518.03%chart15.23%2013Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
24,136.02016Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]
10,830.31998Gov. Health Exp.(M.$) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]201411.16%chart16.77%2014Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]2016135.1chart3,183.62016Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]2016149.5chart3,514.32016Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20159.48%chart2.74%2015Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201622.89%chart53.50%2016Expenditure (%GDP) [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2016135€chart25,832€2016Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2016149$chart28,594$2016Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]201523€chart3,977€2013Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]201525$chart5,291$2013Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201414€chart4,229€2016Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201418$chart2,042$1998Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]20167€chart556€2016Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]20168$chart611$2016Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
Aaa03/24/2017Moody's Rating [+]
S&P Rating [+]05/26/2017BAAA02/27/2001S&P Rating [+]
AAA07/21/2017Fitch Rating [+]
Corruption Index [+]201642chart902016Corruption Index [+]
Competitiveness Ranking [+]2015135ºchart12º2017Competitiveness Ranking [+]
Fragile States Index [+]201589.2chart21.52015Fragile States Index [+]
RTI Raking [+]11/01/201665ºchart93º11/01/2016RTI Raking [+]
Innovation Ranking [+]2016122ºchart2016Innovation Ranking [+]
Labour
5.7%September 2017Unemployment Rate [+]
5.5%2017Q2Unemployment rate [+]
164 m.2017Q2Unemployed [+]
55,412€2016Average Wage [+]
60,375$2015Average Wage [+]
Human Capital Ranking [+]2015116ºchart2015Human Capital Ranking [+]
Markets
7.441411/20/2017Euro / Danish krones [+]
0.45%11/20/201710-Year Bond Yield [+]
911/20/2017Risk Premium [+]
13.75%11/20/2017Stock ExchangeYTD % [+]
Prices
1.5%October 2017CPI (overall index) [+]
1.4%October 2017HICP [+]
0.9%October 2017PPI Year on Year [+]
Money Market
0.05%01/20/2015Key rates [+]
Business
Doing Business [+]2018148ºchart2018Doing Business [+]
2.9%September 2017IPI Year on Year [+]
229,865June 2017Passengers vehicles Year [+]
47.29June 2017Annual Vehicles/ 1,000 p. [+]
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]201516.40chart497.302015Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]
Taxes
25.00%01/01/1992Standard VAT [+]
55.8%2016Top tax rate + SSC [+]
Trade
Exports [+]20162,168.3 M.€chart86,136.7 M.€2016Exports [+]
Exports [+]20162,400.1 M.$chart95,192.6 M.$2016Exports [+]
Exports % GDP [+]201619.80%chart31.06%2016Exports % GDP [+]
Imports [+]20162,864.6 M.€chart77,292.1 M.€2016Imports [+]
Imports [+]20163,170.8 M.$chart85,595.2 M.$2016Imports [+]
Imports % GDP [+]201626.16%chart27.87%2016Imports % GDP [+]
Trade balance [+]2016-696.2 M.€chart8,844.6 M.€2016Trade balance [+]
Trade balance [+]2016-770.7 M.$chart9,597.4 M.$2016Trade balance [+]
Trade balance % GDP [+]2016-6.36%chart3.19%2016Trade balance % GDP [+]
2.8%September 2017Retail Sales YoY [+]
Socio-Demography
Density [+]201668chart1342016Density [+]
Population [+]201618,646,433chart5,748,7692016Population [+]
Immigrant stock [+]2015704,676chart572,5202015Immigrant stock [+]
Remittance received (M.$) [+]2015395.8chart1,246.82015Remittance received (M.$) [+]
% Immigrant [+]20153.89%chart10.03%2015% Immigrant [+]
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]2015360.1chart1,772.92015Remittance sent (M.$) [+]
Emigrant stock [+]20151,453,378chart250,6752015Emigrant stock [+]
% Emigrant [+]20158.03%chart4.39%2015% Emigrant [+]
HDI [+]20150.402chart0.9252015HDI [+]
Global Peace Ranking [+]201791ºchart2017Global Peace Ranking [+]
Gender Gap Ranking [+]2016123ºchart19º2016Gender Gap Ranking [+]
11º2015Ranking [+]
Birth Rate [+]201539.44‰chart10.80‰2016Birth Rate [+]
Fertility Rate [+]20155.44chart1.712015Fertility Rate [+]
Crude death rate [+]20158.82‰chart9.20‰2016Crude death rate [+]
Life expectancy [+]201559.84chart80.802015Life expectancy [+]
5.10‰2015Crude marriage rate [+]
2.90‰2015Crude divorce rate [+]
Number of homicides [+]2012117chart562015Number of homicides [+]
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20120.7chart1.02015Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]
12.2%2015% risk of poverty [+]
Environment and Energy
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20150.13chart6.512015CO2 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