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Government
4,093€2017Q2Qu. GDP Per Capita € [+]
GDP Mill. € [+]201610,952M.€chart174,199M.€2016GDP Mill. € [+]
GDP Mill.$ [+]201612,123M.$chart194,639M.$2016GDP Mill.$ [+]
GDP per capita [+]2016587€chart16,200€2016GDP per capita [+]
GDP per capita [+]2016650$chart18,049$2016GDP per capita [+]
44,026M.€2017Q2Quat. GDP Mill.€ [+]
Debt [+]20163,908chart315,0362016Debt [+]
Debt [+]20164,326chart348,7132016Debt [+]
Debt (%GDP) [+]201635.67%chart180.80%2016Debt (%GDP) [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]2016210€chart29,286€2016Debt Per Capita [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]2016232$chart32,416$2016Debt Per Capita [+]
Deficit [+]2016-357chart7902016Deficit [+]
Deficit [+]2016-396chart8742016Deficit [+]
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2016-3.26%chart0.50%2016Deficit (%GDP) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]20162,508.1chart86,594.02016Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]
Expenditure (M.$) [+]20162,776.2chart95,850.92016Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]2015408.4chart7,907.52005Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]2015453.1chart9,850.82005Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201518.03%chart8.70%2005Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
8,507.62016Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]
9,417.02016Gov. Health Exp.(M.$) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]201411.16%chart9.98%2014Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]2016135.1chart4,453.92016Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]2016149.5chart4,976.52016Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20159.48%chart4.75%2015Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201622.89%chart49.70%2016Expenditure (%GDP) [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2016135€chart8,050€2016Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2016149$chart8,910$2016Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]201523€chart718€2005Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]201525$chart898$2005Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201414€chart789€2016Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201418$chart873$2016Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]20167€chart414€2016Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]20168$chart461$2016Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
Caa206/23/2017Moody's Rating [+]
S&P Rating [+]05/26/2017BB-01/22/2016S&P Rating [+]
B-08/18/2017Fitch Rating [+]
Corruption Index [+]201642chart442016Corruption Index [+]
Competitiveness Ranking [+]2015135ºchart87º2017Competitiveness Ranking [+]
Fragile States Index [+]201589.2chart52.62015Fragile States Index [+]
RTI Raking [+]11/01/201665ºchart92º11/01/2016RTI Raking [+]
Innovation Ranking [+]2016122ºchart40º2016Innovation Ranking [+]
Labour
20.6%August 2017Unemployment Rate [+]
21.2%2017Q2Unemployment rate [+]
1,017 m.2017Q2Unemployed [+]
720.8 $2017NMW [+]
683.8 €2017NMW [+]
20,074€2016Average Wage [+]
22,220$2016Average Wage [+]
Human Capital Ranking [+]2015116ºchart40º2015Human Capital Ranking [+]
Markets
5.22%11/17/201710-Year Bond Yield [+]
48511/17/2017Risk Premium [+]
10.69%11/17/2017Stock ExchangeYTD % [+]
Prices
0.7%October 2017CPI (overall index) [+]
0.5%October 2017HICP [+]
4.1%September 2017PPI Year on Year [+]
Money Market
0%10/17/2017Key rates [+]
Business
Doing Business [+]2018148ºchart67º2018Doing Business [+]
2.6%September 2017IPI Year on Year [+]
81,816June 2017Passengers vehicles Year [+]
8.23June 2017Annual Vehicles/ 1,000 p. [+]
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]201516.40chart575.432015Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]
Taxes
24.00%06/01/2016Standard VAT [+]
55.0%2016Top tax rate + SSC [+]
Trade
Exports [+]20162,168.3 M.€chart25,448.3 M.€2016Exports [+]
Exports [+]20162,400.1 M.$chart28,136.5 M.$2016Exports [+]
Exports % GDP [+]201619.80%chart14.61%2016Exports % GDP [+]
Imports [+]20162,864.6 M.€chart44,153.2 M.€2016Imports [+]
Imports [+]20163,170.8 M.$chart48,591.9 M.$2016Imports [+]
Imports % GDP [+]201626.16%chart25.35%2016Imports % GDP [+]
Trade balance [+]2016-696.2 M.€chart-18,705.0 M.€2016Trade balance [+]
Trade balance [+]2016-770.7 M.$chart-20,455.4 M.$2016Trade balance [+]
Trade balance % GDP [+]2016-6.36%chart-10.74%2016Trade balance % GDP [+]
0.8%August 2017Retail Sales YoY [+]
Socio-Demography
Density [+]201668chart822016Density [+]
Population [+]201618,646,433chart10,757,2932016Population [+]
Immigrant stock [+]2015704,676chart1,242,5142015Immigrant stock [+]
Remittance received (M.$) [+]2015395.8chart428.82015Remittance received (M.$) [+]
% Immigrant [+]20153.89%chart11.52%2015% Immigrant [+]
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]2015360.1chart1,317.52015Remittance sent (M.$) [+]
Emigrant stock [+]20151,453,378chart871,6432015Emigrant stock [+]
% Emigrant [+]20158.03%chart8.08%2015% Emigrant [+]
HDI [+]20150.402chart0.8662015HDI [+]
Global Peace Ranking [+]201791ºchart73º2017Global Peace Ranking [+]
Gender Gap Ranking [+]2016123ºchart92º2016Gender Gap Ranking [+]
79º2015Ranking [+]
Birth Rate [+]201539.44‰chart8.60‰2016Birth Rate [+]
Fertility Rate [+]20155.44chart1.332015Fertility Rate [+]
Crude death rate [+]20158.82‰chart11.00‰2016Crude death rate [+]
Life expectancy [+]201559.84chart81.102015Life expectancy [+]
5.00‰2015Crude marriage rate [+]
1.30‰2014Crude divorce rate [+]
Number of homicides [+]2012117chart932015Number of homicides [+]
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20120.7chart0.92015Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]
21.4%2015% risk of poverty [+]
Environment and Energy
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20150.13chart6.232015CO2 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