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Government
Qu. GDP Per Capita € [+]2017Q26,731€
GDP Mill. € [+]20161,275,290M.€chart10,952M.€2016GDP Mill. € [+]
GDP Mill.$ [+]20161,411,042M.$chart12,123M.$2016GDP Mill.$ [+]
GDP per capita [+]201624,886€chart587€2016GDP per capita [+]
GDP per capita [+]201627,535$chart650$2016GDP per capita [+]
Quat. GDP Mill.€ [+]2017Q2344,927M.€
Debt [+]2015470,482chart3,9082016Debt [+]
Debt [+]2015522,000chart4,3262016Debt [+]
Debt (%GDP) [+]201537.76%chart35.67%2016Debt (%GDP) [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]20159,222€chart210€2016Debt Per Capita [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]201510,232$chart232$2016Debt Per Capita [+]
Deficit [+]20156,891chart-3572016Deficit [+]
Deficit [+]20157,645chart-3962016Deficit [+]
Deficit (%GDP) [+]20150.55%chart-3.26%2016Deficit (%GDP) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]2015260,733.2chart2,508.12016Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]
Expenditure (M.$) [+]2015289,283.4chart2,776.22016Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]201562,957.1chart408.42015Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]201569,858.8chart453.12015Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201124.98%chart18.03%2015Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]201654,960.6
Gov. Health Exp.(M.$) [+]19987,346.2
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]201412.28%chart11.16%2014Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]201633,248.6chart135.12016Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]201636,787.8chart149.52016Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201510.58%chart9.48%2015Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201520.92%chart22.89%2016Expenditure (%GDP) [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]20155,111€chart135€2016Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]20155,671$chart149$2016Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]20151,234€chart23€2015Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]20151,369$chart25$2015Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]20161,072€chart14€2014Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]1998159$chart18$2014Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2016649€chart7€2016Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2016718$chart8$2016Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
Moody's Rating [+]12/18/2015Aa2
S&P Rating [+]08/07/2016AAB05/26/2017S&P Rating [+]
Fitch Rating [+]10/11/2017AA-
Corruption Index [+]201653chart422016Corruption Index [+]
Competitiveness Ranking [+]201726ºchart135º2015Competitiveness Ranking [+]
Fragile States Index [+]201536.3chart89.22015Fragile States Index [+]
RTI Raking [+]11/01/201661ºchart65º11/01/2016RTI Raking [+]
Innovation Ranking [+]201611ºchart122º2016Innovation Ranking [+]
Labour
Unemployment rate [+]2017Q33.5%
Unemployed [+]2017Q3966 m.
NMW [+]20171,123.4 $
NMW [+]20171,065.3 €
Average Wage [+]201634,152€
Average Wage [+]201537,229$
Human Capital Ranking [+]201530ºchart116º2015Human Capital Ranking [+]
Markets
Euro / South Korean won [+]11/17/20171,293.0900
Stock ExchangeYTD % [+]11/17/201725.05%
Prices
CPI (overall index) [+]November 20161.3%
Money Market
Key rates [+]06/09/20161.25%
Business
Doing Business [+]2018chart148º2018Doing Business [+]
Motor vehicle production [+]20164,228,509
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]2015411.45chart16.402015Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]
Taxes
Standard VAT [+]01/01/200610.00%
Top tax rate + SSC [+]201643.2%
Trade
Exports [+]2016447,579.7 M.€chart2,168.3 M.€2016Exports [+]
Exports [+]2016495,426.0 M.$chart2,400.1 M.$2016Exports [+]
Exports % GDP [+]201635.10%chart19.80%2016Exports % GDP [+]
Imports [+]2016366,963.6 M.€chart2,864.6 M.€2016Imports [+]
Imports [+]2016406,192.0 M.$chart3,170.8 M.$2016Imports [+]
Imports % GDP [+]201628.77%chart26.16%2016Imports % GDP [+]
Trade balance [+]201680,616.1 M.€chart-696.2 M.€2016Trade balance [+]
Trade balance [+]201689,234.0 M.$chart-770.7 M.$2016Trade balance [+]
Trade balance % GDP [+]20166.32%chart-6.36%2016Trade balance % GDP [+]
Socio-Demography
Density [+]2016511chart682016Density [+]
Population [+]201651,245,707chart18,646,4332016Population [+]
Immigrant stock [+]20151,327,324chart704,6762015Immigrant stock [+]
Remittance received (M.$) [+]20156,453.5chart395.82015Remittance received (M.$) [+]
% Immigrant [+]20152.60%chart3.89%2015% Immigrant [+]
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]20155,833.4chart360.12015Remittance sent (M.$) [+]
Emigrant stock [+]20152,345,840chart1,453,3782015Emigrant stock [+]
% Emigrant [+]20154.60%chart8.03%2015% Emigrant [+]
HDI [+]20150.901chart0.4022015HDI [+]
Global Peace Ranking [+]201747ºchart91º2017Global Peace Ranking [+]
Gender Gap Ranking [+]2016116ºchart123º2016Gender Gap Ranking [+]
Ranking [+]201560º
Birth Rate [+]20158.60‰chart39.44‰2015Birth Rate [+]
Fertility Rate [+]20151.24chart5.442015Fertility Rate [+]
Crude death rate [+]20155.40‰chart8.82‰2015Crude death rate [+]
Life expectancy [+]201582.16chart59.842015Life expectancy [+]
Number of homicides [+]2014372chart1172012Number of homicides [+]
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20140.7chart0.72012Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]
Environment and Energy
CO2 Tons per capita [+]201512.27chart0.132015CO2 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