Burkina Faso GDP Per Capita 1960-2020

NOTE: All 2020 and later data are UN projections and DO NOT include any impacts of the COVID-19 virus.
GDP per capita is gross domestic product divided by midyear population. GDP is the sum of gross value added by all resident producers in the economy plus any product taxes and minus any subsidies not included in the value of the products. It is calculated without making deductions for depreciation of fabricated assets or for depletion and degradation of natural resources. Data are in current U.S. dollars.
  • Burkina Faso gdp per capita for 2018 was $731, a 13.88% increase from 2017.
  • Burkina Faso gdp per capita for 2017 was $642, a 9.97% increase from 2016.
  • Burkina Faso gdp per capita for 2016 was $584, a 1.48% increase from 2015.
  • Burkina Faso gdp per capita for 2015 was $575, a 18.26% decline from 2014.
Data Source: World Bank

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Burkina Faso GDP Per Capita - Historical Data
Year GDP Per Capita (US $) Annual Growth Rate (%)
2018 $731 13.88%
2017 $642 9.97%
2016 $584 1.48%
2015 $575 -18.26%
2014 $704 0.58%
2013 $700 3.85%
2012 $674 1.05%
2011 $667 15.88%
2010 $575 4.11%
2009 $553 -2.99%
2008 $570 19.92%
2007 $475 12.96%
2006 $421 3.34%
2005 $407 9.61%
2004 $371 11.73%
2003 $332 27.45%
2002 $261 10.73%
2001 $235 3.98%
2000 $226 -14.65%
1999 $265 3.76%
1998 $256 11.43%
1997 $229 -7.97%
1996 $249 5.74%
1995 $236 22.15%
1994 $193 -20.91%
1993 $244 1.31%
1992 $241 -30.44%
1991 $346 -1.58%
1990 $352 15.46%
1989 $305 -2.62%
1988 $313 7.53%
1987 $291 13.39%
1986 $257 27.81%
1985 $201 3.64%
1984 $194 -11.08%
1983 $218 -11.06%
1982 $245 -3.59%
1981 $254 -10.07%
1980 $283 7.86%
1979 $262 15.99%
1978 $226 27.81%
1977 $177 13.58%
1976 $156 1.91%
1975 $153 22.81%
1974 $124 9.30%
1973 $114 14.55%
1972 $99 17.84%
1971 $84 3.42%
1970 $81 -5.80%
1969 $87 2.11%
1968 $85 0.44%
1967 $84 2.20%
1966 $83 1.00%
1965 $82 1.56%
1964 $80 2.68%
1963 $78 2.42%
1962 $77 6.93%
1961 $72 4.58%
1960 $68 4.58%