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Government
9,790€2017Q2Qu. GDP Per Capita € [+]
GDP Mill. € [+]201610,952M.€chart3,144,050M.€2016GDP Mill. € [+]
GDP Mill.$ [+]201612,123M.$chart3,479,232M.$2016GDP Mill.$ [+]
GDP per capita [+]2016587€chart38,100€2016GDP per capita [+]
GDP per capita [+]2016650$chart42,177$2016GDP per capita [+]
823,883M.€2017Q3Quat. GDP Mill.€ [+]
Debt [+]20163,908chart2,140,0092016Debt [+]
Debt [+]20164,326chart2,368,7762016Debt [+]
Debt (%GDP) [+]201635.67%chart68.10%2016Debt (%GDP) [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]2016210€chart25,846€2016Debt Per Capita [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]2016232$chart28,608$2016Debt Per Capita [+]
Deficit [+]2016-357chart25,6742016Deficit [+]
Deficit [+]2016-396chart28,4192016Deficit [+]
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2016-3.26%chart0.80%2016Deficit (%GDP) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]20162,508.1chart1,388,557.02016Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]
Expenditure (M.$) [+]20162,776.2chart1,536,993.72016Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]2015408.4chart145,221.52014Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]2015453.1chart192,976.32014Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201518.03%chart11.14%2014Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
298,694.02016Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]
330,624.42016Gov. Health Exp.(M.$) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]201411.16%chart19.65%2014Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]2016135.1chart37,253.32016Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]2016149.5chart41,224.82016Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20159.48%chart4.19%2015Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201622.89%chart44.20%2016Expenditure (%GDP) [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2016135€chart16,770€2016Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2016149$chart18,563$2016Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]201523€chart1,793€2014Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]201525$chart2,383$2014Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201414€chart3,635€2016Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201418$chart4,023$2016Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]20167€chart451€2016Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]20168$chart500$2016Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
Aaa02/24/2017Moody's Rating [+]
S&P Rating [+]05/26/2017BAAA08/17/1983S&P Rating [+]
AAA09/01/2017Fitch Rating [+]
Corruption Index [+]201642chart812016Corruption Index [+]
Competitiveness Ranking [+]2015135ºchart2017Competitiveness Ranking [+]
Fragile States Index [+]201589.2chart28.12015Fragile States Index [+]
RTI Raking [+]11/01/201665ºchart105º10/01/2016RTI Raking [+]
Innovation Ranking [+]2016122ºchart10º2016Innovation Ranking [+]
Labour
3.6%September 2017Unemployment Rate [+]
3.8%2017Q2Unemployment rate [+]
1,622 m.2017Q2Unemployed [+]
1,579.0 $2017NMW [+]
1,498.0 €2017NMW [+]
47,809€2016Average Wage [+]
52,919$2016Average Wage [+]
Human Capital Ranking [+]2015116ºchart22º2015Human Capital Ranking [+]
Markets
0.35%11/22/201710-Year Bond Yield [+]
13.36%11/22/2017Stock ExchangeYTD % [+]
Prices
1.6%October 2017CPI (overall index) [+]
1.5%October 2017HICP [+]
2.5%October 2017PPI Year on Year [+]
Money Market
0%10/17/2017Key rates [+]
Business
Doing Business [+]2018148ºchart20º2018Doing Business [+]
3.5%September 2017IPI Year on Year [+]
3,404,794June 2017Passengers vehicles Year [+]
45.48June 2017Annual Vehicles/ 1,000 p. [+]
6,062,5622016Motor vehicle production [+]
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]201516.40chart589.312015Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]
Taxes
19.00%01/01/2007Standard VAT [+]
47.5%2016Top tax rate + SSC [+]
Trade
Exports [+]20162,168.3 M.€chart1,208,648.9 M.€2016Exports [+]
Exports [+]20162,400.1 M.$chart1,339,646.5 M.$2016Exports [+]
Exports % GDP [+]201619.80%chart38.44%2016Exports % GDP [+]
Imports [+]20162,864.6 M.€chart953,555.3 M.€2016Imports [+]
Imports [+]20163,170.8 M.$chart1,054,891.3 M.$2016Imports [+]
Imports % GDP [+]201626.16%chart30.33%2016Imports % GDP [+]
Trade balance [+]2016-696.2 M.€chart255,093.6 M.€2016Trade balance [+]
Trade balance [+]2016-770.7 M.$chart284,755.2 M.$2016Trade balance [+]
Trade balance % GDP [+]2016-6.36%chart8.11%2016Trade balance % GDP [+]
4.2%September 2017Retail Sales YoY [+]
Socio-Demography
Density [+]201668chart2322016Density [+]
Population [+]201618,646,433chart82,800,0002016Population [+]
Immigrant stock [+]2015704,676chart12,005,6902015Immigrant stock [+]
Remittance received (M.$) [+]2015395.8chart15,362.12015Remittance received (M.$) [+]
% Immigrant [+]20153.89%chart14.61%2015% Immigrant [+]
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]2015360.1chart22,967.22015Remittance sent (M.$) [+]
Emigrant stock [+]20151,453,378chart4,045,4112015Emigrant stock [+]
% Emigrant [+]20158.03%chart4.92%2015% Emigrant [+]
HDI [+]20150.402chart0.9262015HDI [+]
Global Peace Ranking [+]201791ºchart16º2017Global Peace Ranking [+]
Gender Gap Ranking [+]2016123ºchart13º2016Gender Gap Ranking [+]
2015Ranking [+]
Birth Rate [+]201539.44‰chart9.30‰2016Birth Rate [+]
Fertility Rate [+]20155.44chart1.502015Fertility Rate [+]
Crude death rate [+]20158.82‰chart11.20‰2016Crude death rate [+]
Life expectancy [+]201559.84chart80.702015Life expectancy [+]
4.90‰2015Crude marriage rate [+]
2.00‰2015Crude divorce rate [+]
Number of homicides [+]2012117chart6822015Number of homicides [+]
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20120.7chart0.92015Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]
16.7%2015% risk of poverty [+]
Environment and Energy
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20150.13chart9.642015CO2 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