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GDP Mill. € [+]2016267,809M.€chart10,952M.€2016GDP Mill. € [+]
GDP Mill.$ [+]2016296,536M.$chart12,123M.$2016GDP Mill.$ [+]
GDP per capita [+]20168,466€chart587€2016GDP per capita [+]
GDP per capita [+]20169,374$chart650$2016GDP per capita [+]
Debt [+]2015154,723chart3,9082016Debt [+]
Debt [+]2015171,665chart4,3262016Debt [+]
Debt (%GDP) [+]201557.92%chart35.67%2016Debt (%GDP) [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]20154,961€chart210€2016Debt Per Capita [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]20155,505$chart232$2016Debt Per Capita [+]
Deficit [+]2015-7,612chart-3572016Deficit [+]
Deficit [+]2015-8,445chart-3962016Deficit [+]
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2015-2.85%chart-3.26%2016Deficit (%GDP) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]201566,976.9chart2,508.12016Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]
Expenditure (M.$) [+]201574,310.9chart2,776.22016Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]201513,260.8chart408.42015Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]201514,722.0chart453.12015Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201519.72%chart18.03%2015Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]20145,665.2
Gov. Health Exp.(M.$) [+]20147,526.3
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]20146.45%chart11.16%2014Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]20163,768.6chart135.12016Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]20164,172.9chart149.52016Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20158.22%chart9.48%2015Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201525.07%chart22.89%2016Expenditure (%GDP) [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]20152,148€chart135€2016Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]20152,383$chart149$2016Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2015425€chart23€2015Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2015472$chart25$2015Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2014191€chart14€2014Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2014253$chart18$2014Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2016119€chart7€2016Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2016132$chart8$2016Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
Moody's Rating [+]01/11/2016A3
S&P Rating [+]10/07/2003A-B05/26/2017S&P Rating [+]
Fitch Rating [+]08/17/2017A-
Corruption Index [+]201649chart422016Corruption Index [+]
Competitiveness Ranking [+]201723ºchart135º2015Competitiveness Ranking [+]
Fragile States Index [+]201565.9chart89.22015Fragile States Index [+]
65º11/01/2016RTI Raking [+]
Innovation Ranking [+]201635ºchart122º2016Innovation Ranking [+]
Labour
Unemployment rate [+]2017Q13.4%
Unemployed [+]2017Q1513 m.
NMW [+]2013294.4 $
NMW [+]2013223.1 €
Human Capital Ranking [+]201552ºchart116º2015Human Capital Ranking [+]
Markets
Euro / Malaysian ringgit [+]11/17/20174.9079
Stock ExchangeYTD % [+]11/17/20174.87%
Money Market
Key rates [+]07/13/20163.00%
Business
Doing Business [+]201824ºchart148º2018Doing Business [+]
Motor vehicle production [+]2016513,445
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]2015426.75chart16.402015Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]
Taxes
Standard VAT [+]01/01/20156.00%
Top tax rate + SSC [+]201628.0%
Trade
Exports [+]2016171,121.6 M.€chart2,168.3 M.€2016Exports [+]
Exports [+]2016189,414.5 M.$chart2,400.1 M.$2016Exports [+]
Exports % GDP [+]201663.90%chart19.80%2016Exports % GDP [+]
Imports [+]2016152,129.8 M.€chart2,864.6 M.€2016Imports [+]
Imports [+]2016168,392.4 M.$chart3,170.8 M.$2016Imports [+]
Imports % GDP [+]201656.81%chart26.16%2016Imports % GDP [+]
Trade balance [+]201618,991.8 M.€chart-696.2 M.€2016Trade balance [+]
Trade balance [+]201621,022.1 M.$chart-770.7 M.$2016Trade balance [+]
Trade balance % GDP [+]20167.09%chart-6.36%2016Trade balance % GDP [+]
Socio-Demography
Density [+]201696chart682016Density [+]
Population [+]201631,634,000chart18,646,4332016Population [+]
Immigrant stock [+]20152,514,243chart704,6762015Immigrant stock [+]
Remittance received (M.$) [+]20151,642.5chart395.82015Remittance received (M.$) [+]
% Immigrant [+]20158.06%chart3.89%2015% Immigrant [+]
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]20155,954.8chart360.12015Remittance sent (M.$) [+]
Emigrant stock [+]20151,835,252chart1,453,3782015Emigrant stock [+]
% Emigrant [+]20155.88%chart8.03%2015% Emigrant [+]
HDI [+]20150.789chart0.4022015HDI [+]
Global Peace Ranking [+]201729ºchart91º2017Global Peace Ranking [+]
Gender Gap Ranking [+]2016106ºchart123º2016Gender Gap Ranking [+]
Birth Rate [+]201517.09‰chart39.44‰2015Birth Rate [+]
Fertility Rate [+]20152.06chart5.442015Fertility Rate [+]
Crude death rate [+]20154.87‰chart8.82‰2015Crude death rate [+]
Life expectancy [+]201575.22chart59.842015Life expectancy [+]
Number of homicides [+]2012652chart1172012Number of homicides [+]
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20122.3chart0.72012Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]
Environment and Energy
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20158.09chart0.132015CO2 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