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Government
3,399€2017Q2Qu. GDP Per Capita € [+]
GDP Mill. € [+]201610,952M.€chart24,866M.€2016GDP Mill. € [+]
GDP Mill.$ [+]201612,123M.$chart27,689M.$2016GDP Mill.$ [+]
GDP per capita [+]2016587€chart12,700€2016GDP per capita [+]
GDP per capita [+]2016650$chart14,063$2016GDP per capita [+]
6,629M.€2017Q2Quat. GDP Mill.€ [+]
Debt [+]20163,908chart10,0382016Debt [+]
Debt [+]20164,326chart11,1112016Debt [+]
Debt (%GDP) [+]201635.67%chart40.10%2016Debt (%GDP) [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]2016210€chart5,148€2016Debt Per Capita [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]2016232$chart5,698$2016Debt Per Capita [+]
Deficit [+]2016-357chart32016Deficit [+]
Deficit [+]2016-396chart42016Deficit [+]
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2016-3.26%chart0%2016Deficit (%GDP) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]20162,508.1chart9,093.52016Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]
Expenditure (M.$) [+]20162,776.2chart10,065.62016Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]2015408.4chart1,248.32014Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]2015453.1chart1,659.72014Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201518.03%chart13.96%2014Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
807.22016Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]201411.16%chart9.81%2014Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]2016135.1chart365.62016Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]2016149.5chart407.12016Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20159.48%chart2.46%2015Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201622.89%chart36.30%2016Expenditure (%GDP) [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2016135€chart4,663€2016Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2016149$chart5,162$2016Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]201523€chart624€2014Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]201525$chart829$2014Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201414€chart410€2016Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201418$
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]20167€chart187€2016Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]20168$chart207$2016Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
A307/14/2017Moody's Rating [+]
S&P Rating [+]05/26/2017BA-05/30/2014S&P Rating [+]
A-04/28/2017Fitch Rating [+]
Corruption Index [+]201642chart572016Corruption Index [+]
Competitiveness Ranking [+]2015135ºchart54º2017Competitiveness Ranking [+]
Fragile States Index [+]201589.2chart48.62015Fragile States Index [+]
RTI Raking [+]11/01/201665ºchart79º11/01/2016RTI Raking [+]
Innovation Ranking [+]2016122ºchart34º2016Innovation Ranking [+]
Labour
8.2%August 2017Unemployment Rate [+]
8.9%2017Q2Unemployment rate [+]
87 m.2017Q2Unemployed [+]
400.6 $2017NMW [+]
380.0 €2017NMW [+]
10,173€2016Average Wage [+]
13,059$2014Average Wage [+]
Human Capital Ranking [+]2015116ºchart23º2015Human Capital Ranking [+]
Markets
0.702812/31/2013Euro / Euros [+]
38.62%10/20/2017Stock ExchangeYTD % [+]
Prices
2.9%September 2017CPI (overall index) [+]
3.0%September 2017HICP [+]
3.0%August 2017PPI Year on Year [+]
Money Market
0%03/16/2016Key rates [+]
Business
Doing Business [+]2017146ºchart14º2017Doing Business [+]
12.1%August 2017IPI Year on Year [+]
16,276June 2017Passengers vehicles Year [+]
10.37June 2017Annual Vehicles/ 1,000 p. [+]
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]201516.40chart390.992015Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]
Taxes
21.00%07/01/2012Standard VAT [+]
19.0%2016Top tax rate + SSC [+]
Trade
Exports [+]20162,168.3 M.€chart10,979.4 M.€2016Exports [+]
Exports [+]20162,400.1 M.$chart12,100.9 M.$2016Exports [+]
Exports % GDP [+]201619.80%chart44.15%2016Exports % GDP [+]
Imports [+]20162,864.6 M.€chart12,880.5 M.€2016Imports [+]
Imports [+]20163,170.8 M.$chart14,268.9 M.$2016Imports [+]
Imports % GDP [+]201626.16%chart51.80%2016Imports % GDP [+]
Trade balance [+]2016-696.2 M.€chart-1,901.1 M.€2016Trade balance [+]
Trade balance [+]2016-770.7 M.$chart-2,168.1 M.$2016Trade balance [+]
Trade balance % GDP [+]2016-6.36%chart-7.65%2016Trade balance % GDP [+]
5.6%August 2017Retail Sales YoY [+]
Socio-Demography
Density [+]201668chart302016Density [+]
Population [+]201618,646,433chart1,950,1162016Population [+]
Immigrant stock [+]2015704,676chart263,1262015Immigrant stock [+]
Remittance received (M.$) [+]2015395.8chart1,416.32015Remittance received (M.$) [+]
% Immigrant [+]20153.89%chart13.36%2015% Immigrant [+]
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]2015360.1chart278.32015Remittance sent (M.$) [+]
Emigrant stock [+]20151,453,378chart337,6782015Emigrant stock [+]
% Emigrant [+]20158.03%chart17.15%2015% Emigrant [+]
HDI [+]20150.402chart0.8302015HDI [+]
Global Peace Ranking [+]201791ºchart32º2017Global Peace Ranking [+]
Gender Gap Ranking [+]2016123ºchart18º2016Gender Gap Ranking [+]
35º2015Ranking [+]
Birth Rate [+]201539.44‰chart11.20‰2016Birth Rate [+]
Fertility Rate [+]20155.44chart1.702015Fertility Rate [+]
Crude death rate [+]20158.82‰chart14.60‰2016Crude death rate [+]
Life expectancy [+]201559.84chart74.802015Life expectancy [+]
6.90‰2015Crude marriage rate [+]
2.60‰2015Crude divorce rate [+]
Number of homicides [+]2012117chart812015Number of homicides [+]
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20120.7chart4.12015Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]
21.8%2016% risk of poverty [+]
Environment and Energy
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20150.13chart4.052015CO2 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