Burkina Faso

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Facts & Numbers
GDP (USD)
Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) (USD)
GNI (USD)
Exports Of Goods & Services (USD)
Imports Of Goods & Services (USD)
Life Expectancy At Birth
Intra-oic Exports (USD)
Intra-oic Imports (USD)
Investment Profile
148
2018
Doing Business Rank
146
2017
Doing Business Rank
-2
Change in Rank
0.2
2018
Doing Business DTF
(% Points)
51.33
2017
Doing Business DTF
(% Points)
-51.13
Change in DTF (% Points)
Doing Bussiness, The World Bank Group
General Information
Head of State:
Roch Marc Kabore
Population:
18.65 Million (2016)
Capital City:
Ouagadougou
Largest City:
Ouagadougou
Languages:
French (official); native African (Sudanic) languages 90%
Monetary Unit:
CommunautéFinancièreAfricaine Franc (XOF)
The Statistical, Economic and Social Research and Training Centre for Islamic Countries (SESRIC)
Location & Geography

Burkina Faso, formerly Upper Volta, is a Landlocked West African State which lies between the Sahara Desert and the Gulf of Guinea in the loop of the river Niger. It has borders with Niger in the East and North; Mali in the North and West; Benin in t... Read More

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