Burkina Faso | Economic Indicators


Markets Last Reference Previous Range
Currency 597 Jul/15 589 411 : 792
GDP Last Reference Previous Range
GDP 12.54 USD Billion Dec/14 12.13 0.33 : 12.54
GDP Annual Growth Rate 4.4 percent Mar/15 -0.7 -2.3 : 25.7
GDP per capita 531 USD Dec/14 510 188 : 531
GDP per capita PPP 1606 USD Dec/14 1582 835 : 1606
Labour Last Reference Previous Range
Unemployment Rate 3.3 percent Dec/12 3.3 0.9 : 3.3
Population 17.42 Million Dec/14 16.93 4.83 : 17.42
Prices Last Reference Previous Range
Inflation Rate 1.4 percent Apr/15 -0.7 -2.7 : 15.1
Food Inflation -1.2 percent Feb/15 -3 -7.28 : 9.75
Money Last Reference Previous Range
Interest Rate 3.5 percent Jun/15 3.5 3.5 : 4.25
Trade Last Reference Previous Range
Balance of Trade -49 CFA Franc Billion Sep/14 -58.7 -119 : 35.2
Exports 78.7 CFA Franc Billion Sep/14 76.8 1.9 : 171
Imports 128 CFA Franc Billion Sep/14 136 14.2 : 208
Current Account -476 CFA Franc Billion Dec/14 -665 -665 : -46.93
Current Account to GDP -10.7 percent Dec/14 -10.4 -12.21 : 3.8
Government Last Reference Previous Range
Government Budget -3.7 percent of GDP Dec/14 -4.4 -5.7 : 16.7
Government Debt to GDP 28.3 percent Dec/14 22.48 20.9 : 43.4
Credit Rating 30 :
Business Last Reference Previous Range
Industrial Production 3 percent Jun/14 -17.9 -29.57 : 31.78
Competitiveness Index 3.2 Points Dec/15 3.2 3.19 : 3.42
Competitiveness Rank 135 Dec/15 140 112 : 140
Corruption Index 38 Points Dec/14 38 29 : 38
Corruption Rank 85 Dec/14 83 65 : 105
Ease of Doing Business 167 Dec/14 154 147 : 167
Mining Production 10.1 percent Sep/14 10.12 -25.99 : 24.85
Taxes Last Reference Previous Range
Sales Tax Rate 18 percent Dec/15 18 18 : 18




Economic Indicators for Burkina Faso including actual values, historical data charts, an economic calendar, time-series statistics, business news, long term forecasts and short-term predictions for Burkina Faso economy. 7/7/2015