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GDP Mill. € [+]201610,945M.€chart215,615M.€2016GDP Mill. € [+]
GDP Mill.$ [+]201612,115M.$chart236,883M.$2016GDP Mill.$ [+]
GDP per capita [+]2016587€chart39,200€2016GDP per capita [+]
GDP per capita [+]2016650$chart43,044$2016GDP per capita [+]
10,110€2017Q2Qu. GDP Per Capita [+]
55,638M.€2017Q2Quat. GDP Mill.€ [+]
Debt [+]20142,841 M.€chart136,054 M.€2016Debt [+]
Debt [+]20143,774 M.$chart150,598 M.$2016Debt [+]
Debt (%GDP) [+]201430.62%chart63.60%2016Debt (%GDP) [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]2014162 €chart24,722 €2016Debt Per Capita [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]2014215$chart27,376$2016Debt Per Capita [+]
Deficit [+]2014-182 M.€chart-4,100 M.€2016Deficit [+]
Deficit [+]2014-242 M.$chart-4,538 M.$2016Deficit [+]
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2014-1.97%chart-1.90%2016Deficit (%GDP) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]20142,196.4chart120,147.02016Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]
Expenditure (M.$) [+]20142,917.9chart132,990.72016Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]2015408.2chart14,728.62014Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]2015452.9chart19,571.92014Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201518.03%chart12.32%2014Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
14,955.52016Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]
16,554.32016Gov. Health Exp.(M.$) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]201411.16%chart12.35%2014Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]2016135.0chart2,956.32016Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]2016149.4chart3,247.92016Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20159.48%chart3.24%2015Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201423.67%chart56.10%2016Expenditure (%GDP) [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2014125€chart21,832€2016Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2014166$chart24,166$2016Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]201523€chart2,695€2014Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]201525$chart3,590$2014Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201414€chart2,725€2016Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201418$chart3,017$2016Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]20167€chart537€2016Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]20168$chart590$2016Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
Aa106/03/2016Moody's Rating [+]
S&P Rating [+]05/26/2017BAA+10/10/2014S&P Rating [+]
AA+08/11/2017Fitch Rating [+]
Corruption Index [+]201642chart892016Corruption Index [+]
Competitiveness Ranking [+]2015135ºchart2016Competitiveness Ranking [+]
Fragile States Index [+]201589.2chart17.82015Fragile States Index [+]
RTI Raking [+]11/01/201665ºchart25º10/01/2016RTI Raking [+]
Innovation Ranking [+]2016122ºchart2016Innovation Ranking [+]
Labour
8.8%July 2017Unemployment Rate [+]
9.3%2017Q1Unemployment rate [+]
248 m.2017Q1Unemployed [+]
43,816€2016Average Wage [+]
48,500$2016Average Wage [+]
Human Capital Ranking [+]2015116ºchart2015Human Capital Ranking [+]
Markets
0.43%09/20/201710-Year Bond Yield [+]
-209/20/2017Risk Premium [+]
7.41%09/20/2017Stock ExchangeYTD % [+]
Prices
0.7%August 2017CPI (overall index) [+]
0.8%August 2017HICP [+]
3.0%July 2017PPI Year on Year [+]
Money Market
0%03/16/2016Key rates [+]
Business
Doing Business [+]2017146ºchart13º2017Doing Business [+]
2.6%July 2017IPI Year on Year [+]
117,911June 2017Passengers vehicles Year [+]
24.94June 2017Annual Vehicles/ 1,000 p. [+]
55,2802016Motor vehicle production [+]
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]201516.40chart493.532015Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]
Taxes
24.00%01/01/2013Standard VAT [+]
58.9%2016Top tax rate + SSC [+]
Trade
Exports [+]20162,168.3 M.€chart52,007.1 M.€2016Exports [+]
Exports [+]20162,400.1 M.$chart57,696.6 M.$2016Exports [+]
Exports % GDP [+]201619.81%chart24.12%2016Exports % GDP [+]
Imports [+]20162,864.6 M.€chart54,952.4 M.€2016Imports [+]
Imports [+]20163,170.8 M.$chart60,398.2 M.$2016Imports [+]
Imports % GDP [+]201626.17%chart25.49%2016Imports % GDP [+]
Trade balance [+]2016-696.2 M.€chart-2,945.3 M.€2016Trade balance [+]
Trade balance [+]2016-770.7 M.$chart-2,701.6 M.$2016Trade balance [+]
Trade balance % GDP [+]2016-6.36%chart-1.37%2016Trade balance % GDP [+]
1.7%July 2017Retail Sales YoY [+]
Socio-Demography
Density [+]201668chart162016Density [+]
Population [+]201618,646,433chart5,503,2972016Population [+]
Immigrant stock [+]2015704,676chart315,8812015Immigrant stock [+]
Remittance received (M.$) [+]2015395.8chart806.32015Remittance received (M.$) [+]
% Immigrant [+]20153.89%chart5.76%2015% Immigrant [+]
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]2015360.1chart921.22015Remittance sent (M.$) [+]
Emigrant stock [+]20151,453,378chart295,0772015Emigrant stock [+]
% Emigrant [+]20158.03%chart5.38%2015% Emigrant [+]
HDI [+]20150.402chart0.8952015HDI [+]
Global Peace Ranking [+]201791ºchart17º2017Global Peace Ranking [+]
Gender Gap Ranking [+]2016123ºchart2016Gender Gap Ranking [+]
14º2015Ranking [+]
Birth Rate [+]201539.53‰chart9.60‰2016Birth Rate [+]
Fertility Rate [+]20155.44chart1.652015Fertility Rate [+]
Crude death rate [+]20159.34‰chart9.80‰2016Crude death rate [+]
Life expectancy [+]201558.93chart81.602015Life expectancy [+]
4.50‰2015Crude marriage rate [+]
2.50‰2015Crude divorce rate [+]
Number of homicides [+]2012117chart882015Number of homicides [+]
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20120.7chart1.62015Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]
11.6%2016% risk of poverty [+]
Environment and Energy
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20150.13chart8.812015CO2 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