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Government
Qu. GDP Per Capita € [+]2017Q210,692€
GDP Mill. € [+]2016702,641M.€chart10,952M.€2016GDP Mill. € [+]
GDP Mill.$ [+]2016777,548M.$chart12,123M.$2016GDP Mill.$ [+]
GDP per capita [+]201641,300€chart587€2016GDP per capita [+]
GDP per capita [+]201645,658$chart650$2016GDP per capita [+]
Quat. GDP Mill.€ [+]2017Q2182,643M.€
Debt [+]2016434,090chart3,9082016Debt [+]
Debt [+]2016480,494chart4,3262016Debt [+]
Debt (%GDP) [+]201662.30%chart35.67%2016Debt (%GDP) [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]201625,413€chart210€2016Debt Per Capita [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]201628,130$chart232$2016Debt Per Capita [+]
Deficit [+]20162,573chart-3572016Deficit [+]
Deficit [+]20162,848chart-3962016Deficit [+]
Deficit (%GDP) [+]20160.40%chart-3.26%2016Deficit (%GDP) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]2016305,249.0chart2,508.12016Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]
Expenditure (M.$) [+]2016337,880.1chart2,776.22016Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]201436,660.2chart408.42015Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]201448,715.7chart453.12015Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201411.97%chart18.03%2015Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]201659,153.2
Gov. Health Exp.(M.$) [+]201665,476.7
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]201420.86%chart11.16%2014Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]20168,435.9chart135.12016Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]20169,335.2chart149.52016Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20152.82%chart9.48%2015Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201643.40%chart22.89%2016Expenditure (%GDP) [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]201617,870€chart135€2016Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]201619,780$chart149$2016Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]20142,173€chart23€2015Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]20142,889$chart25$2015Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]20163,484€chart14€2014Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]20163,856$chart18$2014Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2016496€chart7€2016Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2016548$chart8$2016Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
Moody's Rating [+]03/31/2017Aaa
S&P Rating [+]11/20/2015AAAB05/26/2017S&P Rating [+]
Fitch Rating [+]04/28/2017AAA
Corruption Index [+]201683chart422016Corruption Index [+]
Competitiveness Ranking [+]2017chart135º2015Competitiveness Ranking [+]
Fragile States Index [+]201526.8chart89.22015Fragile States Index [+]
RTI Raking [+]11/01/201662ºchart65º11/01/2016RTI Raking [+]
Innovation Ranking [+]2016chart122º2016Innovation Ranking [+]
Labour
Unemployment Rate [+]September 20174.7%
Unemployment rate [+]2017Q25.0%
Unemployed [+]2017Q2451 m.
NMW [+]20171,635.5 $
NMW [+]20171,551.6 €
Average Wage [+]201650,853€
Average Wage [+]201656,289$
Human Capital Ranking [+]2015chart116º2015Human Capital Ranking [+]
Markets
10-Year Bond Yield [+]10/20/20170.54%
Risk Premium [+]10/20/201712
Stock ExchangeYTD % [+]10/20/201712.72%
Prices
CPI (overall index) [+]September 20171.5%
HICP [+]September 20171.4%
PPI Year on Year [+]August 20174.3%
Money Market
Key rates [+]03/16/20160%
Business
Doing Business [+]201728ºchart146º2017Doing Business [+]
IPI Year on Year [+]August 2017-1.8%
Passengers vehicles Year [+]June 2017417,695
Annual Vehicles/ 1,000 p. [+]June 201729.56
Motor vehicle production [+]201644,430
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]2015553.33chart16.402015Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]
Taxes
Standard VAT [+]10/01/201221.00%
Top tax rate + SSC [+]201652.7%
Trade
Exports [+]2016516,248.9 M.€chart2,168.3 M.€2016Exports [+]
Exports [+]2016569,705.4 M.$chart2,400.1 M.$2016Exports [+]
Exports % GDP [+]201673.47%chart19.80%2016Exports % GDP [+]
Imports [+]2016456,289.7 M.€chart2,864.6 M.€2016Imports [+]
Imports [+]2016503,414.2 M.$chart3,170.8 M.$2016Imports [+]
Imports % GDP [+]201664.94%chart26.16%2016Imports % GDP [+]
Trade balance [+]201659,959.2 M.€chart-696.2 M.€2016Trade balance [+]
Trade balance [+]201666,291.1 M.$chart-770.7 M.$2016Trade balance [+]
Trade balance % GDP [+]20168.53%chart-6.36%2016Trade balance % GDP [+]
Retail Sales YoY [+]August 20174.1%
Socio-Demography
Density [+]2016411chart682016Density [+]
Population [+]201617,081,507chart18,646,4332016Population [+]
Immigrant stock [+]20151,979,486chart704,6762015Immigrant stock [+]
Remittance received (M.$) [+]20151,364.8chart395.82015Remittance received (M.$) [+]
% Immigrant [+]201511.66%chart3.89%2015% Immigrant [+]
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]20155,361.0chart360.12015Remittance sent (M.$) [+]
Emigrant stock [+]2015981,434chart1,453,3782015Emigrant stock [+]
% Emigrant [+]20155.78%chart8.03%2015% Emigrant [+]
HDI [+]20150.924chart0.4022015HDI [+]
Global Peace Ranking [+]201719ºchart91º2017Global Peace Ranking [+]
Gender Gap Ranking [+]201616ºchart123º2016Gender Gap Ranking [+]
Ranking [+]2015
Birth Rate [+]201610.10‰chart39.44‰2015Birth Rate [+]
Fertility Rate [+]20151.66chart5.442015Fertility Rate [+]
Crude death rate [+]20168.70‰chart8.82‰2015Crude death rate [+]
Life expectancy [+]201581.60chart59.842015Life expectancy [+]
Crude marriage rate [+]20153.80‰
Crude divorce rate [+]20152.00‰
Number of homicides [+]2015104chart1172012Number of homicides [+]
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20150.6chart0.72012Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]
% risk of poverty [+]201511.6%
Environment and Energy
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20159.77chart0.132015CO2 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