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GDP Mill. € [+]2016181,867M.€chart10,952M.€2016GDP Mill. € [+]
GDP Mill.$ [+]2016201,309M.$chart12,123M.$2016GDP Mill.$ [+]
GDP per capita [+]20161,962€chart587€2016GDP per capita [+]
GDP per capita [+]20162,172$chart650$2016GDP per capita [+]
Debt [+]201477,129chart3,9082016Debt [+]
Debt [+]2014102,466chart4,3262016Debt [+]
Debt (%GDP) [+]201455.13%chart35.67%2016Debt (%GDP) [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]2014850€chart210€2016Debt Per Capita [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]20141,129$chart232$2016Debt Per Capita [+]
Deficit [+]2014-8,799chart-3572016Deficit [+]
Deficit [+]2014-11,689chart-3962016Deficit [+]
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2014-6.29%chart-3.26%2016Deficit (%GDP) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]201439,909.9chart2,508.12016Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]
Expenditure (M.$) [+]201453,020.3chart2,776.22016Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]20137,267.4chart408.42015Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]20139,651.8chart453.12015Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201318.53%chart18.03%2015Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]201414.22%chart11.16%2014Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]20164,442.9chart135.12016Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]20164,917.9chart149.52016Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201310.10%chart9.48%2015Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201428.53%chart22.89%2016Expenditure (%GDP) [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2014440€chart135€2016Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2014584$chart149$2016Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]201381€chart23€2015Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2013108$chart25$2015Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201459€chart14€2014Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201478$chart18$2014Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]201648€chart7€2016Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]201653$chart8$2016Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
B05/26/2017S&P Rating [+]
Fitch Rating [+]05/18/2017BB-
Corruption Index [+]201633chart422016Corruption Index [+]
Competitiveness Ranking [+]201755ºchart135º2015Competitiveness Ranking [+]
Fragile States Index [+]201572.4chart89.22015Fragile States Index [+]
RTI Raking [+]11/01/201688ºchart65º11/01/2016RTI Raking [+]
Innovation Ranking [+]201659ºchart122º2016Innovation Ranking [+]
Labour
Unemployment rate [+]2017Q12.1%
Unemployed [+]2017Q11,153 m.
Human Capital Ranking [+]201559ºchart116º2015Human Capital Ranking [+]
Markets
Stock ExchangeYTD % [+]11/23/201740.43%
Money Market
Key rates [+]03/18/20146.50%
Business
Doing Business [+]201868ºchart148º2018Doing Business [+]
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]201523.66chart16.402015Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]
Taxes
Standard VAT [+]01/01/200610.00%
Top tax rate + SSC [+]201635.0%
Trade
Exports [+]2016159,711.5 M.€chart2,168.3 M.€2016Exports [+]
Exports [+]2016176,784.6 M.$chart2,400.1 M.$2016Exports [+]
Exports % GDP [+]201687.82%chart19.80%2016Exports % GDP [+]
Imports [+]2016157,404.7 M.€chart2,864.6 M.€2016Imports [+]
Imports [+]2016174,231.3 M.$chart3,170.8 M.$2016Imports [+]
Imports % GDP [+]201686.55%chart26.16%2016Imports % GDP [+]
Trade balance [+]20162,306.8 M.€chart-696.2 M.€2016Trade balance [+]
Trade balance [+]20162,553.4 M.$chart-770.7 M.$2016Trade balance [+]
Trade balance % GDP [+]20161.27%chart-6.36%2016Trade balance % GDP [+]
Socio-Demography
Density [+]2016280chart682016Density [+]
Population [+]201692,701,100chart18,646,4332016Population [+]
Immigrant stock [+]201572,793chart704,6762015Immigrant stock [+]
Remittance received (M.$) [+]201611,880.0chart405.72016Remittance received (M.$) [+]
% Immigrant [+]20150.08%chart3.89%2015% Immigrant [+]
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]201699.9chart375.62016Remittance sent (M.$) [+]
Emigrant stock [+]20152,558,678chart1,453,3782015Emigrant stock [+]
% Emigrant [+]20152.79%chart8.03%2015% Emigrant [+]
HDI [+]20150.683chart0.4022015HDI [+]
Global Peace Ranking [+]201759ºchart91º2017Global Peace Ranking [+]
Gender Gap Ranking [+]201665ºchart123º2016Gender Gap Ranking [+]
Ranking [+]201541º
Birth Rate [+]201516.92‰chart39.44‰2015Birth Rate [+]
Fertility Rate [+]20151.96chart5.442015Fertility Rate [+]
Crude death rate [+]20155.81‰chart8.82‰2015Crude death rate [+]
Life expectancy [+]201575.89chart59.842015Life expectancy [+]
Number of homicides [+]20123,037chart1172012Number of homicides [+]
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20123.3chart0.72012Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]
Environment and Energy
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20152.20chart0.132015CO2 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