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Government
4,353€2017Q2Qu. GDP Per Capita € [+]
GDP Mill. € [+]201610,952M.€chart21,098M.€2016GDP Mill. € [+]
GDP Mill.$ [+]201612,123M.$chart23,331M.$2016GDP Mill.$ [+]
GDP per capita [+]2016587€chart16,000€2016GDP per capita [+]
GDP per capita [+]2016650$chart17,786$2016GDP per capita [+]
5,727M.€2017Q2Quat. GDP Mill.€ [+]
Debt [+]20163,908chart1,9842016Debt [+]
Debt [+]20164,326chart2,1972016Debt [+]
Debt (%GDP) [+]201635.67%chart9.50%2016Debt (%GDP) [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]2016210€chart1,508€2016Debt Per Capita [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]2016232$chart1,670$2016Debt Per Capita [+]
Deficit [+]2016-357chart572016Deficit [+]
Deficit [+]2016-396chart632016Deficit [+]
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2016-3.26%chart0.30%2016Deficit (%GDP) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]20162,508.1chart8,450.12016Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]
Expenditure (M.$) [+]20162,776.2chart9,353.42016Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]2015408.4chart1,083.52014Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]2015453.1chart1,439.82014Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201518.03%chart14.26%2014Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
1,063.22016Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]
1,176.92016Gov. Health Exp.(M.$) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]201411.16%chart13.54%2014Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]2016135.1chart457.92016Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]2016149.5chart506.42016Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20159.48%chart108.70%2013Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201622.89%chart40.40%2016Expenditure (%GDP) [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2016135€chart6,423€2016Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2016149$chart7,109$2016Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]201523€chart822€2014Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]201525$chart1,094$2014Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201414€chart808€2016Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201418$chart894$2016Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]20167€chart347€2016Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]20168$chart386$2016Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
A107/21/2017Moody's Rating [+]
S&P Rating [+]05/26/2017BAA-08/09/2011S&P Rating [+]
A+05/12/2017Fitch Rating [+]
Corruption Index [+]201642chart702016Corruption Index [+]
Competitiveness Ranking [+]2015135ºchart29º2017Competitiveness Ranking [+]
Fragile States Index [+]201589.2chart43.82015Fragile States Index [+]
RTI Raking [+]11/01/201665ºchart38º10/01/2016RTI Raking [+]
Innovation Ranking [+]2016122ºchart24º2016Innovation Ranking [+]
Labour
6.1%July 2017Unemployment Rate [+]
7.0%2017Q2Unemployment rate [+]
49 m.2017Q2Unemployed [+]
495.4 $2017NMW [+]
470.0 €2017NMW [+]
13,640€2016Average Wage [+]
15,098$2016Average Wage [+]
Human Capital Ranking [+]2015116ºchart16º2015Human Capital Ranking [+]
Markets
13.68%10/20/2017Stock ExchangeYTD % [+]
Prices
2.2%December 2016CPI (overall index) [+]
3.9%September 2017HICP [+]
5.7%August 2017PPI Year on Year [+]
Money Market
0%03/16/2016Key rates [+]
Business
Doing Business [+]2017146ºchart12º2017Doing Business [+]
4.7%August 2017IPI Year on Year [+]
24,007June 2017Passengers vehicles Year [+]
22.27June 2017Annual Vehicles/ 1,000 p. [+]
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]201516.40chart595.162015Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]
Taxes
20.00%07/01/2009Standard VAT [+]
56.3%2016Top tax rate + SSC [+]
Trade
Exports [+]20162,168.3 M.€chart11,897.2 M.€2016Exports [+]
Exports [+]20162,400.1 M.$chart13,171.0 M.$2016Exports [+]
Exports % GDP [+]201619.80%chart56.39%2016Exports % GDP [+]
Imports [+]20162,864.6 M.€chart13,493.0 M.€2016Imports [+]
Imports [+]20163,170.8 M.$chart14,948.0 M.$2016Imports [+]
Imports % GDP [+]201626.16%chart63.95%2016Imports % GDP [+]
Trade balance [+]2016-696.2 M.€chart-1,595.8 M.€2016Trade balance [+]
Trade balance [+]2016-770.7 M.$chart-1,777.0 M.$2016Trade balance [+]
Trade balance % GDP [+]2016-6.36%chart-7.56%2016Trade balance % GDP [+]
1.2%August 2017Retail Sales YoY [+]
Socio-Demography
Density [+]201668chart292016Density [+]
Population [+]201618,646,433chart1,315,6352016Population [+]
Immigrant stock [+]2015704,676chart202,3482015Immigrant stock [+]
Remittance received (M.$) [+]2015395.8chart445.52015Remittance received (M.$) [+]
% Immigrant [+]20153.89%chart15.38%2015% Immigrant [+]
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]2015360.1chart176.42015Remittance sent (M.$) [+]
Emigrant stock [+]20151,453,378chart198,0422015Emigrant stock [+]
% Emigrant [+]20158.03%chart15.05%2015% Emigrant [+]
HDI [+]20150.402chart0.8652015HDI [+]
Global Peace Ranking [+]201791ºchart36º2017Global Peace Ranking [+]
Gender Gap Ranking [+]2016123ºchart22º2016Gender Gap Ranking [+]
23º2015Ranking [+]
Birth Rate [+]201539.44‰chart10.70‰2016Birth Rate [+]
Fertility Rate [+]20155.44chart1.582015Fertility Rate [+]
Crude death rate [+]20158.82‰chart11.70‰2016Crude death rate [+]
Life expectancy [+]201559.84chart78.002015Life expectancy [+]
5.20‰2015Crude marriage rate [+]
2.60‰2015Crude divorce rate [+]
Number of homicides [+]2012117chart422015Number of homicides [+]
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20120.7chart3.22015Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]
21.6%2015% risk of poverty [+]
Environment and Energy
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20150.13chart22.292015CO2 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