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Government
Qu. GDP Per Capita € [+]2017Q29,900€
GDP Mill. € [+]20161,382,387M.€chart10,952M.€2016GDP Mill. € [+]
GDP Mill.$ [+]20161,529,760M.$chart12,123M.$2016GDP Mill.$ [+]
GDP per capita [+]201638,157€chart587€2016GDP per capita [+]
GDP per capita [+]201642,225$chart650$2016GDP per capita [+]
Quat. GDP Mill.€ [+]2017Q2358,657M.€
Debt [+]20161,277,320chart3,9082016Debt [+]
Debt [+]20161,413,865chart4,3262016Debt [+]
Debt (%GDP) [+]201692.40%chart35.67%2016Debt (%GDP) [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]201635,257€chart210€2016Debt Per Capita [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]201639,026$chart232$2016Debt Per Capita [+]
Deficit [+]2016-25,841chart-3572016Deficit [+]
Deficit [+]2016-28,603chart-3962016Deficit [+]
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2016-1.87%chart-3.26%2016Deficit (%GDP) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]2016564,244.9chart2,508.12016Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]
Expenditure (M.$) [+]2016624,562.6chart2,776.22016Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]201167,889.8chart408.42015Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]201194,462.4chart453.12015Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201112.22%chart18.03%2015Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]2016102,809.8
Gov. Health Exp.(M.$) [+]199838,068.7
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]201418.77%chart11.16%2014Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]201613,703.7chart135.12016Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]201615,164.7chart149.52016Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20165.66%chart9.48%2015Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201640.82%chart22.89%2016Expenditure (%GDP) [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]201615,574€chart135€2016Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]201617,239$chart149$2016Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]20111,979€chart23€2015Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]20112,754$chart25$2015Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]20162,833€chart14€2014Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]19981,262$chart18$2014Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2016378€chart7€2016Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2016419$chart8$2016Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
Moody's Rating [+]10/27/2017P-1
S&P Rating [+]07/29/2002AAAB05/26/2017S&P Rating [+]
Fitch Rating [+]07/24/2017AAA
Corruption Index [+]201682chart422016Corruption Index [+]
Competitiveness Ranking [+]201714ºchart135º2015Competitiveness Ranking [+]
Fragile States Index [+]201525.7chart89.22015Fragile States Index [+]
RTI Raking [+]10/01/201648ºchart65º11/01/2016RTI Raking [+]
Innovation Ranking [+]201615ºchart122º2016Innovation Ranking [+]
Labour
Unemployment Rate [+]October 20176.3%
Unemployment rate [+]2017Q36.3%
Unemployed [+]2017Q31,257 m.
NMW [+]20161,377.7 $
NMW [+]20161,261.4 €
Average Wage [+]201634,789€
Average Wage [+]201539,792$
Human Capital Ranking [+]2015chart116º2015Human Capital Ranking [+]
Markets
Euro / Canadian dollars [+]11/22/20171.4969
10-Year Bond Yield [+]11/23/20171.91%
Risk Premium [+]11/23/2017156
Stock ExchangeYTD % [+]11/22/20175.79%
Prices
CPI (overall index) [+]October 20171.4%
PPI Year on Year [+]September 20171.7%
Money Market
Key rates [+]09/26/20171.00%
Business
Doing Business [+]201818ºchart148º2018Doing Business [+]
Passengers vehicles Year [+]September 2017656,019
Annual Vehicles/ 1,000 p. [+]September 201757.09
Motor vehicle production [+]20162,370,271
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]2015648.07chart16.402015Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]
Taxes
Standard VAT [+]01/01/20085.00%
Top tax rate + SSC [+]201653.5%
Trade
Exports [+]2016352,440.8 M.€chart2,168.3 M.€2016Exports [+]
Exports [+]2016390,116.7 M.$chart2,400.1 M.$2016Exports [+]
Exports % GDP [+]201625.50%chart19.80%2016Exports % GDP [+]
Imports [+]2016376,368.2 M.€chart2,864.6 M.€2016Imports [+]
Imports [+]2016416,602.0 M.$chart3,170.8 M.$2016Imports [+]
Imports % GDP [+]201627.23%chart26.16%2016Imports % GDP [+]
Trade balance [+]2016-23,927.5 M.€chart-696.2 M.€2016Trade balance [+]
Trade balance [+]2016-26,485.3 M.$chart-770.7 M.$2016Trade balance [+]
Trade balance % GDP [+]2016-1.73%chart-6.36%2016Trade balance % GDP [+]
Retail Sales YoY [+]August 201711.2%
Socio-Demography
Density [+]20164chart682016Density [+]
Population [+]201636,229,000chart18,646,4332016Population [+]
Immigrant stock [+]20157,835,502chart704,6762015Immigrant stock [+]
Remittance received (M.$) [+]20161,343.3chart405.72016Remittance received (M.$) [+]
% Immigrant [+]201521.87%chart3.89%2015% Immigrant [+]
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]201623,330.3chart375.62016Remittance sent (M.$) [+]
Emigrant stock [+]20151,286,176chart1,453,3782015Emigrant stock [+]
% Emigrant [+]20153.59%chart8.03%2015% Emigrant [+]
HDI [+]20150.920chart0.4022015HDI [+]
Global Peace Ranking [+]2017chart91º2017Global Peace Ranking [+]
Gender Gap Ranking [+]201635ºchart123º2016Gender Gap Ranking [+]
Ranking [+]2015
Birth Rate [+]201510.90‰chart39.44‰2015Birth Rate [+]
Fertility Rate [+]20151.60chart5.442015Fertility Rate [+]
Crude death rate [+]20157.50‰chart8.82‰2015Crude death rate [+]
Life expectancy [+]201582.13chart59.842015Life expectancy [+]
Number of homicides [+]2015604chart1172012Number of homicides [+]
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20151.7chart0.72012Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]
Environment and Energy
CO2 Tons per capita [+]201515.45chart0.132015CO2 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