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GDP Mill. € [+]20164,463,531M.€chart10,945M.€2016GDP Mill. € [+]
GDP Mill.$ [+]20164,938,644M.$chart12,115M.$2016GDP Mill.$ [+]
GDP per capita [+]201635,173€chart587€2016GDP per capita [+]
GDP per capita [+]201638,917$chart650$2016GDP per capita [+]
Qu. GDP Per Capita [+]2017Q28,736€
Quat. GDP Mill.€ [+]2017Q21,108,619M.€
Debt [+]20159,398,439 M.€chart2,841 M.€2014Debt [+]
Debt [+]201510,427,568 M.$chart3,774 M.$2014Debt [+]
Debt (%GDP) [+]2015237.97%chart30.62%2014Debt (%GDP) [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]201574,016 €chart162 €2014Debt Per Capita [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]201582,131$chart215$2014Debt Per Capita [+]
Deficit [+]2015-138,771 M.€chart-182 M.€2014Deficit [+]
Deficit [+]2015-153,966 M.$chart-242 M.$2014Deficit [+]
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2015-3.51%chart-1.97%2014Deficit (%GDP) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]20151,446,998.7chart2,196.42014Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]
Expenditure (M.$) [+]20151,605,445.0chart2,917.92014Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]2014131,060.5chart408.22015Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]2014174,158.7chart452.92015Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20149.29%chart18.03%2015Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]2016408,006.8
Gov. Health Exp.(M.$) [+]1998213,704.0
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]201420.28%chart11.16%2014Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]201641,717.3chart135.02016Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]201646,157.9chart149.42016Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20155.44%chart9.48%2015Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201536.64%chart23.67%2014Expenditure (%GDP) [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]201511,396€chart125€2014Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]201512,643$chart166$2014Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]20141,031€chart23€2015Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]20141,370$chart25$2015Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]20163,214€chart14€2014Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]19981,690$chart18$2014Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2016329€chart7€2016Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2016364$chart8$2016Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
Moody's Rating [+]08/30/2016A1
S&P Rating [+]09/16/2015A+B05/26/2017S&P Rating [+]
Fitch Rating [+]04/27/2017A
Corruption Index [+]201672chart422016Corruption Index [+]
Competitiveness Ranking [+]2016chart135º2015Competitiveness Ranking [+]
Fragile States Index [+]201536.0chart89.22015Fragile States Index [+]
RTI Raking [+]11/01/201691ºchart65º11/01/2016RTI Raking [+]
Innovation Ranking [+]201616ºchart122º2016Innovation Ranking [+]
Labour
Unemployment Rate [+]July 20172.8%
Unemployment rate [+]2017Q23.0%
Unemployed [+]2017Q22,000 m.
NMW [+]20151,155.5 $
NMW [+]2015959.9 €
Average Wage [+]201642,517€
Average Wage [+]201541,352$
Human Capital Ranking [+]2015chart116º2015Human Capital Ranking [+]
Markets
Euro / Japanese yen [+]09/22/2017134.0100
10-Year Bond Yield [+]09/22/20170.02%
Risk Premium [+]09/22/2017-42
Stock ExchangeYTD % [+]09/22/20176.18%
Prices
CPI (overall index) [+]December 20160.2%
PPI Year on Year [+]November 2016-2.3%
Money Market
Key rates [+]10/05/20100.10%
Business
Doing Business [+]201734ºchart146º2017Doing Business [+]
IPI Year on Year [+]July 20175.2%
Motor vehicle production [+]20169,204,590
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]2015609.59chart16.402015Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]
Taxes
Standard VAT [+]01/01/20158.00%
Top tax rate + SSC [+]201656.1%
Trade
Exports [+]2016582,648.2 M.€chart2,168.3 M.€2016Exports [+]
Exports [+]2016644,933.3 M.$chart2,400.1 M.$2016Exports [+]
Exports % GDP [+]201613.06%chart19.81%2016Exports % GDP [+]
Imports [+]2016548,312.2 M.€chart2,864.6 M.€2016Imports [+]
Imports [+]2016606,926.8 M.$chart3,170.8 M.$2016Imports [+]
Imports % GDP [+]201612.29%chart26.17%2016Imports % GDP [+]
Trade balance [+]201634,335.9 M.€chart-696.2 M.€2016Trade balance [+]
Trade balance [+]201638,006.5 M.$chart-770.7 M.$2016Trade balance [+]
Trade balance % GDP [+]20160.77%chart-6.36%2016Trade balance % GDP [+]
Socio-Demography
Density [+]2016336chart682016Density [+]
Population [+]2016126,901,000chart18,646,4332016Population [+]
Immigrant stock [+]20152,043,877chart704,6762015Immigrant stock [+]
Remittance received (M.$) [+]20153,670.2chart395.82015Remittance received (M.$) [+]
% Immigrant [+]20151.61%chart3.89%2015% Immigrant [+]
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]20158,866.8chart360.12015Remittance sent (M.$) [+]
Emigrant stock [+]2015797,496chart1,453,3782015Emigrant stock [+]
% Emigrant [+]20150.63%chart8.03%2015% Emigrant [+]
HDI [+]20150.903chart0.4022015HDI [+]
Global Peace Ranking [+]201710ºchart91º2017Global Peace Ranking [+]
Gender Gap Ranking [+]2016111ºchart123º2016Gender Gap Ranking [+]
Ranking [+]2015
Birth Rate [+]20157.90‰chart39.53‰2015Birth Rate [+]
Fertility Rate [+]20151.46chart5.442015Fertility Rate [+]
Crude death rate [+]201510.20‰chart9.34‰2015Crude death rate [+]
Life expectancy [+]201583.84chart58.932015Life expectancy [+]
Number of homicides [+]2014395chart1172012Number of homicides [+]
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20140.3chart0.72012Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]
Environment and Energy
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20159.90chart0.132015CO2 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