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GDP Mill. € [+]201610,945M.€chart2,366,912M.€2016GDP Mill. € [+]
GDP Mill.$ [+]201612,115M.$chart2,629,188M.$2016GDP Mill.$ [+]
GDP per capita [+]2016587€chart36,100€2016GDP per capita [+]
GDP per capita [+]2016650$chart39,952$2016GDP per capita [+]
8,842€2017Q2Qu. GDP Per Capita [+]
581,912M.€2017Q2Quat. GDP Mill.€ [+]
Debt [+]20142,841 M.€chart2,022,241 M.€2016Debt [+]
Debt [+]20143,774 M.$chart2,238,418 M.$2016Debt [+]
Debt (%GDP) [+]201430.62%chart89.30%2016Debt (%GDP) [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]2014162 €chart30,729 €2016Debt Per Capita [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]2014215$chart35,677$2016Debt Per Capita [+]
Deficit [+]2014-182 M.€chart-69,843 M.€2016Deficit [+]
Deficit [+]2014-242 M.$chart-77,309 M.$2016Deficit [+]
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2014-1.97%chart-3.00%2016Deficit (%GDP) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]20142,196.4chart996,978.62016Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]
Expenditure (M.$) [+]20142,917.9chart1,103,555.62016Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]2015408.2chart146,657.82015Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]2015452.9chart162,757.92015Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201518.03%chart13.88%2015Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
182,714.22016Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]
72,986.21998Gov. Health Exp.(M.$) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]201411.16%chart16.52%2014Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]2016135.0chart43,640.82016Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]2016149.4chart48,476.62016Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20159.48%chart4.88%2015Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201423.67%chart42.10%2016Expenditure (%GDP) [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2014125€chart15,150€2016Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2014166$chart16,769$2016Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]201523€chart2,251€2015Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]201525$chart2,500$2015Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201414€chart2,795€2016Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201418$chart1,248$1998Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]20167€chart666€2016Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]20168$chart737$2016Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
Aa106/24/2016Moody's Rating [+]
S&P Rating [+]05/26/2017BAA06/27/2016S&P Rating [+]
AA05/05/2017Fitch Rating [+]
Corruption Index [+]201642chart812016Corruption Index [+]
Competitiveness Ranking [+]2015135ºchart10º2016Competitiveness Ranking [+]
Fragile States Index [+]201589.2chart33.42015Fragile States Index [+]
RTI Raking [+]11/01/201665ºchart33º10/01/2016RTI Raking [+]
Innovation Ranking [+]2016122ºchart2016Innovation Ranking [+]
Labour
4.3%July 2017Unemployment Rate [+]
4.3%2017Q2Unemployment rate [+]
1,428 m.2017Q2Unemployed [+]
1,475.5 $2017NMW [+]
1,396.9 €2017NMW [+]
44,627€2016Average Wage [+]
55,054$2015Average Wage [+]
Human Capital Ranking [+]2015116ºchart19º2015Human Capital Ranking [+]
Markets
0.882409/21/2017Euro / British pounds [+]
1.36%09/22/201710-Year Bond Yield [+]
9209/22/2017Risk Premium [+]
1.69%09/21/2017Stock ExchangeYTD % [+]
Prices
2.9%August 2017CPI (overall index) [+]
2.9%August 2017HICP [+]
5.1%August 2017PPI Year on Year [+]
Money Market
0.25%08/04/2016Key rates [+]
Business
Doing Business [+]2017146ºchart2017Doing Business [+]
0.2%July 2017IPI Year on Year [+]
2,673,961June 2017Passengers vehicles Year [+]
47.08June 2017Annual Vehicles/ 1,000 p. [+]
1,816,6222016Motor vehicle production [+]
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]201516.40chart584.552015Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]
Taxes
20.00%01/04/2011Standard VAT [+]
47.0%2016Top tax rate + SSC [+]
Trade
Exports [+]20162,168.3 M.€chart370,253.0 M.€2016Exports [+]
Exports [+]20162,400.1 M.$chart409,396.7 M.$2016Exports [+]
Exports % GDP [+]201619.81%chart15.57%2016Exports % GDP [+]
Imports [+]20162,864.6 M.€chart574,946.8 M.€2016Imports [+]
Imports [+]20163,170.8 M.$chart635,762.3 M.$2016Imports [+]
Imports % GDP [+]201626.17%chart24.18%2016Imports % GDP [+]
Trade balance [+]2016-696.2 M.€chart-204,693.8 M.€2016Trade balance [+]
Trade balance [+]2016-770.7 M.$chart-226,365.6 M.$2016Trade balance [+]
Trade balance % GDP [+]2016-6.36%chart-8.61%2016Trade balance % GDP [+]
3.1%August 2017Retail Sales YoY [+]
Socio-Demography
Density [+]201668chart2702016Density [+]
Population [+]201618,646,433chart65,808,5732016Population [+]
Immigrant stock [+]2015704,676chart8,543,1202015Immigrant stock [+]
Remittance received (M.$) [+]2015395.8chart5,003.42015Remittance received (M.$) [+]
% Immigrant [+]20153.89%chart13.07%2015% Immigrant [+]
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]2015360.1chart25,337.42015Remittance sent (M.$) [+]
Emigrant stock [+]20151,453,378chart4,917,4602015Emigrant stock [+]
% Emigrant [+]20158.03%chart7.52%2015% Emigrant [+]
HDI [+]20150.402chart0.9102015HDI [+]
Global Peace Ranking [+]201791ºchart41º2017Global Peace Ranking [+]
Gender Gap Ranking [+]2016123ºchart20º2016Gender Gap Ranking [+]
10º2015Ranking [+]
Birth Rate [+]201539.53‰chart11.80‰2016Birth Rate [+]
Fertility Rate [+]20155.44chart1.802015Fertility Rate [+]
Crude death rate [+]20159.34‰chart9.10‰2016Crude death rate [+]
Life expectancy [+]201558.93chart81.002015Life expectancy [+]
4.30‰2013Crude marriage rate [+]
1.90‰2014Crude divorce rate [+]
Number of homicides [+]2012117chart5942014Number of homicides [+]
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20120.7chart0.92014Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]
16.7%2015% risk of poverty [+]
Environment and Energy
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20150.13chart6.162015CO2 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