Gross Domestic Product of Burkina Faso grew 6.7% in 2017 compared to last year. This rate is 8 -tenths of one percent higher than the figure of 5.9% published in 2016.
The GDP figure in 2017 was €11,395$12,873 million, Burkina Faso is number 119 in the ranking of GDP of the 196 countries that we publish. The absolute value of GDP in Burkina Faso rose €1,177$1,563 million with respect to 2016.
The GDP per capita of Burkina Faso in 2017 was €594$671, €46$64 higher than in 2016, it was €548$607. To view the evolution of the GDP per capita, it is interesting to look back a few years and compare these data with those of 2007 when the GDP per capita in Burkina Faso was €347$475.
If we order the countries according to their GDP per capita, Burkina Faso is in 167 th position. According to this parameter, its population is among the poorest of the 196 countries whose GDP we publish.