Markets Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2022
Currency 553.65 559 564 570 575 587

Overview Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2022
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) 8.90 5 4.1 3.5 4 5
Unemployment Rate (%) 5.00 5.2 5.2 4.9 4.9 4.9
Inflation Rate (%) 3.50 2.7 2.2 2.5 2.3 1.9
Interest Rate (%) 4.00 4 4 4 4 4
Balance of Trade (CFA Franc Billion) 72.60 -174 -92.52 -92.52 -92.52 -77.48
Current Account (CFA Franc Billion) 286.90 -150 -120 -120 -120 -170
Current Account to GDP (% of GDP) 1.20 1 1 0.8 0.8 0.8
Government Debt to GDP (% of GDP) 25.00 28 28 28 25 25
Government Budget (% of GDP) -5.40 -4.5 -4.5 -4 -4 -4

GDP Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2022
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) 8.90 5 4.1 3.5 4 5
GDP (USD Billion) 17.37 17.5 17.5 17 17 17
Gross Fixed Capital Formation (XOF Billion) 1704.80 1816 2481 1775 1764 1863
GDP per capita (USD) 815.48 745 745 745 745 765
GDP per capita PPP (USD) 2160.51 2150 2150 2150 2150 2185
GDP Constant Prices (XOF Billion) 2514.90 2149 5826 2618 2603 2749
GDP From Agriculture (XOF Billion) 371.40 390 387 384 386 406
GDP From Manufacturing (XOF Billion) 234.50 1938002 1058 1941996 1930803 2039096
GDP From Services (XOF Billion) 1026.20 3965261 942 3807739 3785792 3998125

Labour Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2022
Unemployment Rate (%) 5.00 5.2 5.2 4.9 4.9 4.9
Population (Million) 21.51 21.1 21.43 21.43 21.43 21.99

Prices Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2022
Inflation Rate (%) 3.50 2.7 2.2 2.5 2.3 1.9
Food Inflation (%) 5.90 4.8 3.4 2.5 2.7 3
Inflation Rate Mom (%) -0.10 0.3 0.2 -0.2 0.1 -0.1
Consumer Price Index CPI (points) 107.80 109 106 107 110 109

Money Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2022
Interest Rate (%) 4.00 4 4 4 4 4
Interbank Rate (%) 3.79 4.55 4.44 4.55 4.55 4.55

Trade Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2022
Balance of Trade (CFA Franc Billion) 72.60 -174 -92.52 -92.52 -92.52 -77.48
Current Account (CFA Franc Billion) 286.90 -150 -120 -120 -120 -170
Current Account to GDP (% of GDP) 1.20 1 1 0.8 0.8 0.8
Tourist Arrivals (Persons) 143331.00 135000 135000 135000 135000 140000

Government Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2022
Government Debt to GDP (% of GDP) 25.00 28 28 28 25 25
Government Budget (% of GDP) -5.40 -4.5 -4.5 -4 -4 -4
Government Spending (XOF Billion) 1324.20 1410 945 1378 1371 1447

Taxes Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2022
Sales Tax Rate (%) 18.00 18 18 18 18 18

Business Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2022
Mining Production (%) 55.20 12 30 30 30 25

Consumer Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2022
Consumer Spending (XOF Billion) 5514480.00 5939430 3455 5740574 5707487 6027602


This page has economic forecasts for Burkina Faso including a long-term outlook for the next decades, plus medium-term expectations for the next four quarters and short-term market predictions for the next release affecting the Burkina Faso economy.