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Government
Qu. GDP Per Capita € [+]2017Q223,344€
GDP Mill. € [+]201653,005M.€chart10,952M.€2016GDP Mill. € [+]
GDP Mill.$ [+]201659,979M.$chart12,123M.$2016GDP Mill.$ [+]
GDP per capita [+]201690,700€chart587€2016GDP per capita [+]
GDP per capita [+]2016104,095$chart650$2016GDP per capita [+]
Quat. GDP Mill.€ [+]2017Q213,788M.€
Debt [+]201611,025chart3,9082016Debt [+]
Debt [+]201612,203chart4,3262016Debt [+]
Debt (%GDP) [+]201620.80%chart35.67%2016Debt (%GDP) [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]201618,665€chart210€2016Debt Per Capita [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]201620,660$chart232$2016Debt Per Capita [+]
Deficit [+]2016865chart-3572016Deficit [+]
Deficit [+]2016957chart-3962016Deficit [+]
Deficit (%GDP) [+]20161.60%chart-3.26%2016Deficit (%GDP) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]201622,327.5chart2,508.12016Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]
Expenditure (M.$) [+]201624,714.3chart2,776.22016Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]20142,041.7chart408.42015Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]20142,711.8chart453.12015Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20149.63%chart18.03%2015Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]20162,849.5
Gov. Health Exp.(M.$) [+]20163,154.1
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]201413.64%chart11.16%2014Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]2016260.2chart135.12016Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]2016294.4chart149.52016Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20151.24%chart9.48%2015Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201642.10%chart22.89%2016Expenditure (%GDP) [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]201637,800€chart135€2016Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]201641,841$chart149$2016Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]20143,655€chart23€2015Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]20144,933$chart25$2015Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]20165,312€chart14€2014Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]20165,880$chart18$2014Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2016445€chart7€2016Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2016511$chart8$2016Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
Moody's Rating [+]03/03/2017Aaa
S&P Rating [+]04/28/1994AAAB05/26/2017S&P Rating [+]
Fitch Rating [+]10/13/2017AAA
Corruption Index [+]201681chart422016Corruption Index [+]
Competitiveness Ranking [+]201719ºchart135º2015Competitiveness Ranking [+]
Fragile States Index [+]201522.2chart89.22015Fragile States Index [+]
65º11/01/2016RTI Raking [+]
Innovation Ranking [+]201612ºchart122º2016Innovation Ranking [+]
Labour
Unemployment Rate [+]October 20175.7%
Unemployment rate [+]2017Q25.3%
Unemployed [+]2017Q215 m.
NMW [+]20172,106.7 $
NMW [+]20171,998.6 €
Average Wage [+]201656,197€
Average Wage [+]201662,205$
Human Capital Ranking [+]201521ºchart116º2015Human Capital Ranking [+]
Markets
Stock ExchangeYTD % [+]12/15/2017-0.80%
Prices
CPI (overall index) [+]November 20171.5%
HICP [+]October 20172.0%
PPI Year on Year [+]October 20171.9%
Money Market
Key rates [+]10/17/20170%
Business
Doing Business [+]201863ºchart148º2018Doing Business [+]
IPI Year on Year [+]October 20176.6%
Passengers vehicles Year [+]June 201751,192
Annual Vehicles/ 1,000 p. [+]June 201796.61
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]2015733.25chart16.402015Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]
Taxes
Standard VAT [+]01/01/201517.00%
Top tax rate + SSC [+]201645.5%
Trade
Exports [+]201614,243.0 M.€chart2,168.3 M.€2016Exports [+]
Exports [+]201615,813.2 M.$chart2,400.1 M.$2016Exports [+]
Exports % GDP [+]201626.87%chart19.80%2016Exports % GDP [+]
Imports [+]201619,661.6 M.€chart2,864.6 M.€2016Imports [+]
Imports [+]201621,656.9 M.$chart3,170.8 M.$2016Imports [+]
Imports % GDP [+]201637.09%chart26.16%2016Imports % GDP [+]
Trade balance [+]2016-5,418.6 M.€chart-696.2 M.€2016Trade balance [+]
Trade balance [+]2016-5,843.8 M.$chart-770.7 M.$2016Trade balance [+]
Trade balance % GDP [+]2016-10.22%chart-6.36%2016Trade balance % GDP [+]
Retail Sales YoY [+]October 2017-26.4%
Socio-Demography
Density [+]2016228chart682016Density [+]
Population [+]2016590,667chart18,646,4332016Population [+]
Immigrant stock [+]2015249,325chart704,6762015Immigrant stock [+]
Remittance received (M.$) [+]20161,620.0chart405.72016Remittance received (M.$) [+]
% Immigrant [+]201543.27%chart3.89%2015% Immigrant [+]
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]20161,264.3chart375.62016Remittance sent (M.$) [+]
Emigrant stock [+]201561,058chart1,453,3782015Emigrant stock [+]
% Emigrant [+]201510.60%chart8.03%2015% Emigrant [+]
HDI [+]20150.898chart0.4022015HDI [+]
91º2017Global Peace Ranking [+]
Gender Gap Ranking [+]201634ºchart123º2016Gender Gap Ranking [+]
Ranking [+]201519º
Birth Rate [+]201610.40‰chart39.44‰2015Birth Rate [+]
Fertility Rate [+]20151.47chart5.442015Fertility Rate [+]
Crude death rate [+]20166.80‰chart8.82‰2015Crude death rate [+]
Life expectancy [+]201582.40chart59.842015Life expectancy [+]
Crude marriage rate [+]20153.60‰
Crude divorce rate [+]20152.40‰
Number of homicides [+]20144chart1172012Number of homicides [+]
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20140.72chart0.712012Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]
% risk of poverty [+]201515.3%
Environment and Energy
CO2 Tons per capita [+]201518.05chart0.132015CO2 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