Burkina Faso Population

The total population in Burkina Faso was last recorded at 16.5 million people in 2012 from 4.8 million in 1960, changing 241 percent during the last 50 years. Population in Burkina Faso is reported by the World Bank. From 1960 until 2012, Burkina Faso Population averaged 8.9 Million reaching an all time high of 16.5 Million in December of 2012 and a record low of 4.8 Million in December of 1960. The population of Burkina Faso represents 0.25 percent of the world´s total population which arguably means that one person in every 411 people on the planet is a resident of Burkina Faso. This page provides - Burkina Faso Population - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. 2014-04-17

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Dates Unit Frequency
16.46 15.99 16.46 4.83 16.94 | 2013/12 1960 - 2012 Million Yearly

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Burkina Faso Population
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Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Unit
Population 16.46 2012-12-31 15.99 16.46 4.83 16.94 2013-12-31 Million [+]
Unemployment Rate 3.30 2007-12-31 2.70 3.30 0.90 3.32 2008-12-31 percent [+]
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Population | Notes
Population estimates are usually produced by a country´s statistical office or Census Bureau. The Population Census provides the most reliable picture of a country's population because the data is collected at a specified time from the entire population; in contrast to other surveys, in which information is collected from only a small part of the residents. When monthly population estimates are required, the population count is updated by adding births, subtracting deaths, and adding net international migration since the census date.


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Burkina Faso Inflation Rate at -0.80 percent  
The inflation rate in Burkina Faso was recorded at -0.80 percent in February of 2014. Inflation Rate in Burkina Faso is reported by the Central Bank of West African States (BCEAO).
Burkina Faso Sales Tax Rate | VAT at 18.00 Percent  
The Sales Tax Rate in Burkina Faso stands at 18 percent. Sales Tax Rate in Burkina Faso is reported by the General Direction of Taxes.
Burkina Faso Balance of Trade at -35.10 CFA Franc Billion  
Burkina Faso recorded a trade deficit of 35.10 CFA Franc Billion in March of 2013. Balance of Trade in Burkina Faso is reported by the INSD, Burkina Faso.
Burkina Faso Interest Rate at 3.50 percent  
The benchmark interest rate in Burkina Faso was last recorded at 3.50 percent. Interest Rate in Burkina Faso is reported by the Central Bank of West African States (BCEAO).
Burkina Faso Imports at 163.20 CFA Franc Billion  
Imports in Burkina Faso increased to 163.20 CFA Franc Billion in March of 2013 from 150.30 CFA Franc Billion in February of 2013. Imports in Burkina Faso is reported by the INSD, Burkina Faso.
Burkina Faso Exports at 128.10 CFA Franc Billion  
Exports in Burkina Faso increased to 128.10 CFA Franc Billion in March of 2013 from 94.50 CFA Franc Billion in February of 2013. Exports in Burkina Faso is reported by the INSD, Burkina Faso.
Burkina Faso Current Account at -73.70 CFA Franc Billion  
Burkina Faso recorded a Current Account deficit of 73.70 CFA Franc Billion in 2011. Current Account in Burkina Faso is reported by the INSD, Burkina Faso.
Burkina Faso Government Budget at -0.50 Percent of GDP  
Burkina Faso recorded a Government Budget deficit equal to 0.50 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2012. Government Budget in Burkina Faso is reported by the Central Bank of West African States (BCEAO).
Burkina Faso Industrial Production at -4.30 percent  
Industrial Production in Burkina Faso decreased 4.30 percent in the fourth quarter of 2012 over the same quarter in the previous year. Industrial Production in Burkina Faso is reported by the INSD, Burkina Faso.
Burkina Faso GDP per capita at 494.99 USD  
The Gross Domestic Product per capita in Burkina Faso was last recorded at 494.99 US dollars in 2012. The GDP per Capita in Burkina Faso is equivalent to 4 percent of the worlds average. GDP per capita in Burkina Faso is reported by the World Bank.
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