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GDP Mill. € [+]2016268,357M.€chart10,952M.€2016GDP Mill. € [+]
GDP Mill.$ [+]2016296,966M.$chart12,123M.$2016GDP Mill.$ [+]
GDP per capita [+]201647,861€chart587€2016GDP per capita [+]
GDP per capita [+]201652,961$chart650$2016GDP per capita [+]
Debt [+]2016302,955chart3,9082016Debt [+]
Debt [+]2016335,341chart4,3262016Debt [+]
Debt (%GDP) [+]2016111.55%chart35.67%2016Debt (%GDP) [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]201654,032€chart210€2016Debt Per Capita [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]201659,807$chart232$2016Debt Per Capita [+]
Deficit [+]20168,894chart-3572016Deficit [+]
Deficit [+]20169,844chart-3962016Deficit [+]
Deficit (%GDP) [+]20163.28%chart-3.26%2016Deficit (%GDP) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]201650,884.7chart2,508.12016Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]
Expenditure (M.$) [+]201656,324.3chart2,776.22016Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]20136,641.2chart408.42015Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]20138,820.6chart453.12015Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201319.96%chart18.03%2015Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]20144,764.4
Gov. Health Exp.(M.$) [+]20146,329.5
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]201414.15%chart11.16%2014Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]20169,002.0chart135.12016Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]20169,961.7chart149.52016Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201519.15%chart9.48%2015Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201618.74%chart22.89%2016Expenditure (%GDP) [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]20169,075€chart135€2016Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]201610,045$chart149$2016Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]20131,230€chart23€2015Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]20131,634$chart25$2015Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2014871€chart14€2014Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]20141,158$chart18$2014Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]20161,605€chart7€2016Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]20161,777$chart8$2016Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
Moody's Rating [+]12/08/2016Aaa
S&P Rating [+]03/06/1995AAAB05/26/2017S&P Rating [+]
Fitch Rating [+]09/19/2017AAA
Corruption Index [+]201684chart422016Corruption Index [+]
Competitiveness Ranking [+]2017chart135º2015Competitiveness Ranking [+]
Fragile States Index [+]201534.4chart89.22015Fragile States Index [+]
65º11/01/2016RTI Raking [+]
Innovation Ranking [+]2016chart122º2016Innovation Ranking [+]
Labour
Unemployment rate [+]2017Q13.0%
Unemployed [+]2017Q170 m.
Human Capital Ranking [+]201524ºchart116º2015Human Capital Ranking [+]
Markets
Euro / Singapore dollars [+]12/12/20171.5901
Stock ExchangeYTD % [+]12/12/201720.30%
Business
Doing Business [+]2018chart148º2018Doing Business [+]
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]2015146.95chart16.402015Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]
Taxes
Standard VAT [+]01/01/20087.00%
Top tax rate + SSC [+]201622.0%
Trade
Exports [+]2016297,924.5 M.€chart2,168.3 M.€2016Exports [+]
Exports [+]2016329,772.6 M.$chart2,400.1 M.$2016Exports [+]
Exports % GDP [+]2016111.02%chart19.80%2016Exports % GDP [+]
Imports [+]2016255,600.8 M.€chart2,864.6 M.€2016Imports [+]
Imports [+]2016282,924.5 M.$chart3,170.8 M.$2016Imports [+]
Imports % GDP [+]201695.25%chart26.16%2016Imports % GDP [+]
Trade balance [+]201642,323.7 M.€chart-696.2 M.€2016Trade balance [+]
Trade balance [+]201646,848.1 M.$chart-770.7 M.$2016Trade balance [+]
Trade balance % GDP [+]201615.77%chart-6.36%2016Trade balance % GDP [+]
Socio-Demography
Density [+]20167,798chart682016Density [+]
Population [+]20165,607,000chart18,646,4332016Population [+]
Immigrant stock [+]20152,543,638chart704,6762015Immigrant stock [+]
405.72016Remittance received (M.$) [+]
% Immigrant [+]201545.96%chart3.89%2015% Immigrant [+]
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]20165,935.5chart375.62016Remittance sent (M.$) [+]
Emigrant stock [+]2015313,884chart1,453,3782015Emigrant stock [+]
% Emigrant [+]20155.67%chart8.03%2015% Emigrant [+]
HDI [+]20150.925chart0.4022015HDI [+]
Global Peace Ranking [+]201721ºchart91º2017Global Peace Ranking [+]
Gender Gap Ranking [+]201655ºchart123º2016Gender Gap Ranking [+]
Birth Rate [+]20159.70‰chart39.44‰2015Birth Rate [+]
Fertility Rate [+]20151.24chart5.442015Fertility Rate [+]
Crude death rate [+]20154.80‰chart8.82‰2015Crude death rate [+]
Life expectancy [+]201582.60chart59.842015Life expectancy [+]
Number of homicides [+]201514chart1172012Number of homicides [+]
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20150.25chart0.712012Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]
Environment and Energy
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20158.66chart0.132015CO2 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