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NATIONAL PUBLIC DEBT Burkina Faso 2017

Public debt went up in Burkina Faso

In 2017 Burkina Faso public debt was 4,243 million euros 4,793 million dollars, has increased 332464 million since 2016.

This amount means that the debt in 2017 reached 38.12% of Burkina Faso GDP, a 0.15 percentage point fall from 2016, when it was 38.27% of GDP.

If we check the tables we can see the evolution of Burkina Faso debt. It has risen since 2007 in global debt terms, when it was 1,269 million euros 1,739 million dollars and also in terms of GDP percentage, when it amounted to 25.65%.

According to the last data point published, Burkina Faso per capita debt in 2017 was 221 euros250 dollars per inhabitant. In 2016 it was 210 euros 232 dollars, afterwards rising by 11 euros18 dollars, and if we again check 2007 we can see that then the debt per person was 89 euros122 dollars .

The position of Burkina Faso, as compared with the rest of the world, has worsened in 2017 in terms of GDP percentage. Currently it is country number 62 in the list of debt to GDP and 14 in debt per capita, out of the 186 we publish.

In this page we show you the progression of the public debt in Burkina Faso. You can see debt in other countries in Public debt and see all the information about Burkina Faso in economy of Burkina Faso.

Burkina Faso: Evolution of debt
DateDebtDebtDebt (%GDP)Debt Per CapitaDebt Per Capita
20174,2434,79338.12%221€250$
20163,9114,32938.27%210€232$
20153,3603,72835.77%186€206$
20142,8353,76630.39%161€214$
20132,5923,44228.79%152€202$
20122,4493,14728.18%148€190$
20112,1693,01928.11%135€188$
20102,1092,79731.23%135€179$
20091,7542,44729.12%116€162$
20081,4632,15225.61%100€147$
20071,2691,73925.65%89€122$
20061,0481,31522.60%76€95$
20051,9382,41144.09%144€180$
20041,7862,22245.84%137€170$
20031,6621,88044.62%131€149$
20021,6591,56948.67%135€128$
Burkina Faso: Evolution of debt as a percentage of GDP

Burkina Faso: Evolution of debt in millions