The total population in Burkina Faso was estimated at 19.2 million people in 2017, according to the latest census figures. Looking back, in the year of 1960, Burkina Faso had a population of 4.8 million people.

Burkina Faso Population
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Burkina Faso Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 6.30 6.40 6.50 0.90 percent [+]
Population 19.20 18.60 19.20 4.83 Million [+]

Burkina Faso Population

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 the latest reported value for - Burkina Faso Population - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Burkina Faso Population - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on November of 2018.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
19.20 18.60 19.20 4.83 1960 - 2017 Million Yearly

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