Gross Domestic Product of Burkina Faso grew 5.9% in 2016 compared to last year. This rate is 20 -tenths of one percent higher than the figure of 3.9% published in 2015.
The GDP figure in 2016 was €10,218$11,310 million, Burkina Faso is number 129 in the ranking of GDP of the 195 countries that we publish. The absolute value of GDP in Burkina Faso rose €822$885 million with respect to 2015.
The GDP per capita of Burkina Faso in 2016 was €548$607, €29$31 higher than in 2015, it was €519$576. 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 2006 when the GDP per capita in Burkina Faso was €335$421.
If we order the countries according to their GDP per capita, Burkina Faso is in 181 th position. According to this parameter, its population is among the poorest of the 195 countries whose GDP we publish.