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GDP Mill. € [+]201617,901M.€chart10,945M.€2016GDP Mill. € [+]
GDP Mill.$ [+]201619,810M.$chart12,115M.$2016GDP Mill.$ [+]
GDP per capita [+]201621,000€chart587€2016GDP per capita [+]
GDP per capita [+]201623,352$chart650$2016GDP per capita [+]
Qu. GDP Per Capita [+]2015Q35,183€
Quat. GDP Mill.€ [+]2015Q34,390M.€
Debt [+]201619,298 M.€chart2,841 M.€2014Debt [+]
Debt [+]201621,361 M.$chart3,774 M.$2014Debt [+]
Debt (%GDP) [+]2016107.80%chart30.62%2014Debt (%GDP) [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]201622,576 €chart162 €2014Debt Per Capita [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]201625,173$chart215$2014Debt Per Capita [+]
Deficit [+]201664 M.€chart-182 M.€2014Deficit [+]
Deficit [+]201671 M.$chart-242 M.$2014Deficit [+]
Deficit (%GDP) [+]20160.40%chart-1.97%2014Deficit (%GDP) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]20166,955.0chart2,196.42014Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]
Expenditure (M.$) [+]20167,698.5chart2,917.92014Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]20141,078.4chart408.22015Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]20141,433.0chart452.92015Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201415.53%chart18.03%2015Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]2014531.3
Gov. Health Exp.(M.$) [+]2014705.8
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]20147.58%chart11.16%2014Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]2016318.9chart135.02016Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]2016352.9chart149.42016Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20154.33%chart9.48%2015Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201638.90%chart23.67%2014Expenditure (%GDP) [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]20168,136€chart125€2014Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]20169,006$chart166$2014Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]20141,265€chart23€2015Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]20141,670$chart25$2015Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2014686€chart14€2014Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2014907$chart18$2014Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2016374€chart7€2016Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2016416$chart8$2016Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
Moody's Rating [+]07/28/2017Ba3
S&P Rating [+]03/17/2017BB+B05/26/2017S&P Rating [+]
Fitch Rating [+]04/21/2017BB-
Corruption Index [+]201655chart422016Corruption Index [+]
Competitiveness Ranking [+]201665ºchart135º2015Competitiveness Ranking [+]
Fragile States Index [+]201566.2chart89.22015Fragile States Index [+]
65º11/01/2016RTI Raking [+]
Innovation Ranking [+]201631ºchart122º2016Innovation Ranking [+]
Labour
Unemployment Rate [+]July 201710.8%
Unemployment rate [+]2017Q113.6%
Unemployed [+]2017Q157 m.
NMW [+]2016947.2 $
NMW [+]2016870.0 €
Average Wage [+]200722,337€
Average Wage [+]200730,612$
Human Capital Ranking [+]201527ºchart116º2015Human Capital Ranking [+]
Markets
Stock ExchangeYTD % [+]09/22/20179.62%
Prices
HICP [+]August 20170.5%
PPI Year on Year [+]July 20173.4%
Money Market
Key rates [+]03/16/20160%
Business
Doing Business [+]201745ºchart146º2017Doing Business [+]
IPI Year on Year [+]June 20171.8%
Passengers vehicles Year [+]June 201713,300
Annual Vehicles/ 1,000 p. [+]June 201717.99
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]2015700.49chart16.402015Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]
Taxes
Standard VAT [+]01/13/201419.00%
Top tax rate + SSC [+]201635.0%
Trade
Exports [+]20162,676.1 M.€chart2,168.3 M.€2016Exports [+]
Exports [+]20161,871.4 M.$chart2,400.1 M.$2016Exports [+]
Exports % GDP [+]20169.45%chart19.81%2016Exports % GDP [+]
Imports [+]20167,061.6 M.€chart2,864.6 M.€2016Imports [+]
Imports [+]20166,490.6 M.$chart3,170.8 M.$2016Imports [+]
Imports % GDP [+]201632.76%chart26.17%2016Imports % GDP [+]
Trade balance [+]2016-4,385.4 M.€chart-696.2 M.€2016Trade balance [+]
Trade balance [+]2016-4,619.2 M.$chart-770.7 M.$2016Trade balance [+]
Trade balance % GDP [+]2016-23.32%chart-6.36%2016Trade balance % GDP [+]
Retail Sales YoY [+]June 20176.4%
Socio-Demography
Density [+]201692chart682016Density [+]
Population [+]2016854,802chart18,646,4332016Population [+]
Immigrant stock [+]2015196,167chart704,6762015Immigrant stock [+]
Remittance received (M.$) [+]2015248.7chart395.82015Remittance received (M.$) [+]
% Immigrant [+]201523.12%chart3.89%2015% Immigrant [+]
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]2015409.5chart360.12015Remittance sent (M.$) [+]
Emigrant stock [+]2015177,185chart1,453,3782015Emigrant stock [+]
% Emigrant [+]201520.89%chart8.03%2015% Emigrant [+]
HDI [+]20150.856chart0.4022015HDI [+]
Global Peace Ranking [+]201764ºchart91º2017Global Peace Ranking [+]
Gender Gap Ranking [+]201684ºchart123º2016Gender Gap Ranking [+]
Ranking [+]201530º
Birth Rate [+]201611.10‰chart39.53‰2015Birth Rate [+]
Fertility Rate [+]20151.32chart5.442015Fertility Rate [+]
Crude death rate [+]20166.40‰chart9.34‰2015Crude death rate [+]
Life expectancy [+]201581.80chart58.932015Life expectancy [+]
Crude marriage rate [+]20157.20‰
Crude divorce rate [+]20152.10‰
Number of homicides [+]201515chart1172012Number of homicides [+]
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20151.3chart0.72012Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]
% risk of poverty [+]201516.2%
Environment and Energy
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20155.29chart0.132015CO2 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