Gross Domestic Product of Burkina Faso grew 6.5% in 2018 compared to last year. This rate is 2 -tenths of one percent higher than the figure of 6.3% published in 2017.
The GDP figure in 2018 was €12,228$14,442 million, Burkina Faso is number 129 in the ranking of GDP of the 196 countries that we publish. The absolute value of GDP in Burkina Faso rose €1,297$2,093 million with respect to 2017.
The GDP per capita of Burkina Faso in 2018 was €619$731, €49$88 higher than in 2017, it was €570$643. 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 2008 when the GDP per capita in Burkina Faso was €389$572.
If we order the countries according to their GDP per capita, Burkina Faso is in 179 th position. According to this parameter, its population is among the poorest of the 196 countries whose GDP we publish.