Burkina Faso Country Data

CountryBurkina Faso
Country CodeBFA
Urban population percentage of total (2012)27.35
Urban population (2012)4,502,013
Land area (sq. km, 2011)273,600
Foreign direct investment, net inflows (BoP, current US$, 2012)$40,091,169
Total reserves (includes gold, current US$, 2012)$1,024,520,941
Inflation, consumer prices (annual %, 2012)3.82
Deposit interest rate (%, 2012)3.50
Ease of doing business index (1=most business-friendly regulations, 2013)154
Time required to start a business (days, 2013)13
Start-up procedures to register a business (number, 2013)3
Time to prepare and pay taxes (hours, 2013)270
Tax payments (number, 2013)45
Total tax rate (% of commercial profits, 2013)43.9
Mobile cellular subscriptions (per 100 people, 2012)57.07
Fixed broadband Internet subscribers (per 100 people, 2012)0.08
Internet users (per 100 people, 2012)3.73
Logistics performance index: Overall (1=low to 5=high, 2012)2.32
GDP (current US$, 2012)$10,441,012,681
GDP growth (annual %, 2012)10.03
GDP per capita (current US$, 2012)634
Labor force (2012)7,468,034
Life expectancy at birth, total (years, 2011)55.44
Population ages 0-14 (% of total, 2012)45.66
Population ages 65 and above (% of total, 2012)2.45
Population ages 15-64 (% of total, 2012)51.89
Population growth (annual %, 2012)2.86
Population (Total, 2012)16,460,141