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Exports of goods and services in Burkina Faso

Exports of Burkina Faso, 1970-2015

During 1970-2015 exports of Burkina Faso in current prices rose by 3.3 billion US dollars (in 119.2 times) to 3.3 billion US dollars; change occurred by 0.061 billion US dollars by increasing of people by 12.5 million, as well as by 3.2 billion US dollars by increasing of exports per capita by 176.3 US dollars. The average annual growth of exports of Burkina Faso was 0.072 billion US dollars or 11.2%. The average annual growth of exports of Burkina Faso in constant prices was 5.7%. Share in the world grew by 0.0083%. Share in Africa rose by 0.52%. Minimal exports were in 1970 (0.028 billion US dollars). Maximal exports were in 2014 (3.3 billion US dollars).

During 1970-2015 exports per capita in Burkina Faso rose by 176.3 US dollars (in 37.0 times) to 181.2 US dollars. The average annual growth of exports per capita in current prices was 3.9 US dollars or 8.4%.

Exports of Burkina Faso, 1970

Exports of Burkina Faso in 1970 were 0.028 billion US dollars, ranked 144th in the world and were on par with exports of Cabo Verde (0.026 bln. US dollars), exports of Djibouti (0.026 bln. US dollars). Share of Burkina Faso in the world exports were 0.0072%.

Exports per capita in Burkina Faso in 1970 were worth 4.9 US dollars, ranked 178th in the world. Exports per capita in Burkina Faso were less than exports per capita in the World (104.0 US dollars) by 99.1 US dollars.

Comparison of exports in Burkina Faso and the neighbors in 1970. Exports of Burkina Faso were less than exports of Ghana (0.6 billion US dollars), exports of Côte d'Ivoire (0.6 billion US dollars), exports of Benin (0.1 billion US dollars), exports of Togo (0.1 billion US dollars), exports of Mali (0.1 billion US dollars), exports of Niger (0.1 billion US dollars). Exports per capita in Burkina Faso were less than exports per capita in Côte d'Ivoire (106.0 US dollars), exports per capita in Ghana (65.6 US dollars), exports per capita in Benin (44.8 US dollars), exports per capita in Togo (37.0 US dollars), exports per capita in Niger (13.4 US dollars), exports per capita in Mali (10.6 US dollars).

Comparison of exports in Burkina Faso and leaders in 1970. Exports of Burkina Faso were less than exports of the United States (59.7 billion US dollars) in 2 168.6 times, exports of Germany (32.6 billion US dollars) in 1 184.9 times, exports of the United Kingdom (27.9 billion US dollars) in 1 012.1 times, exports of Japan (22.4 billion US dollars) in 814.1 times, exports of China (2.7 billion US dollars) in 98.4 times. Exports per capita in Burkina Faso were greater than exports per capita in China (3.4 US dollars) by 45.9%, but were less than exports per capita in the United Kingdom (501.0 US dollars) in 102.4 times, exports per capita in Germany (416.3 US dollars) in 85.1 times, exports per capita in the United States (285.0 US dollars) in 58.2 times, exports per capita in Japan (216.1 US dollars) in 44.2 times.

Potential exports of Burkina Faso in 1970. With exports per capita at the level of the United Kingdom (501.0 US dollars), exports of Burkina Faso would be 2.8 billion US dollars, it is in 102.4 times more than the actual level. With exports per capita at the level of Côte d'Ivoire (106.0 US dollars), as the best neighbor, exports of Burkina Faso would be 0.60 billion US dollars, it is in 21.7 times more than the actual level. With exports per capita at the level of the World (104.0 US dollars), exports of Burkina Faso would be 0.58 billion US dollars, it is in 21.2 times more than the actual level. With exports per capita at the level of Africa (63.8 US dollars), exports of Burkina Faso would be 0.36 billion US dollars, it is in 13.0 times more than the actual level. With exports per capita at the level of Western Africa (38.4 US dollars), exports of Burkina Faso would be 0.22 billion US dollars, it is in 7.9 times more than the actual level.

Exports of Burkina Faso, 2015

Exports of Burkina Faso in 2015 were 3.3 billion US dollars, ranked 135th in the world and were on par with exports of Maldives (3.5 bln. US dollars), exports of Bahamas (3.4 bln. US dollars), exports of Madagascar (3.4 bln. US dollars), exports of Armenia (3.1 bln. US dollars). Share of Burkina Faso in the world exports were 0.016%.

Exports per capita in Burkina Faso in 2015 were 181.2 US dollars, ranked 184th in the world and were on par with exports per capita in Chad (191.5 US dollars), exports per capita in Tanzania (189.6 US dollars), exports per capita in Guinea (183.4 US dollars), exports per capita in Kiribati (179.8 US dollars). Exports per capita in Burkina Faso were less than exports per capita in the World (2 874.6 US dollars) by 2 693.4 US dollars.

Comparison of exports in Burkina Faso and the neighbors in 2015. Exports of Burkina Faso were greater than exports of Mali (2.9 billion US dollars), exports of Benin (2.3 billion US dollars), exports of Togo (1.9 billion US dollars), exports of Niger (1.2 billion US dollars), but were less than exports of Ghana (16.4 billion US dollars), exports of Côte d'Ivoire (12.9 billion US dollars). Exports per capita in Burkina Faso were greater than exports per capita in Mali (162.2 US dollars), exports per capita in Niger (61.7 US dollars), but were less than exports per capita in Ghana (597.4 US dollars), exports per capita in Côte d'Ivoire (566.1 US dollars), exports per capita in Togo (265.6 US dollars), exports per capita in Benin (209.4 US dollars).

Comparison of exports in Burkina Faso and leaders in 2015. Exports of Burkina Faso were less than exports of China (2 358.9 billion US dollars) in 718.9 times, exports of the United States (2 264.3 billion US dollars) in 690.0 times, exports of Germany (1 573.5 billion US dollars) in 479.5 times, exports of the United Kingdom (777.3 billion US dollars) in 236.9 times, exports of Japan (773.0 billion US dollars) in 235.6 times. Exports per capita in Burkina Faso were less than exports per capita in Germany (19 501.2 US dollars) in 107.6 times, exports per capita in the United Kingdom (12 010.6 US dollars) in 66.3 times, exports per capita in the United States (7 037.0 US dollars) in 38.8 times, exports per capita in Japan (6 107.1 US dollars) in 33.7 times, exports per capita in China (1 714.2 US dollars) in 9.5 times.

Potential exports of Burkina Faso in 2015. With exports per capita at the level of Germany (19 501.2 US dollars), exports of Burkina Faso would be 353.2 billion US dollars, it is in 107.6 times more than the actual level. With exports per capita at the level of the World (2 874.6 US dollars), exports of Burkina Faso would be 52.1 billion US dollars, it is in 15.9 times more than the actual level. With exports per capita at the level of Ghana (597.4 US dollars), as the best neighbor, exports of Burkina Faso would be 10.8 billion US dollars, it is in 3.3 times more than the actual level. With exports per capita at the level of Africa (431.1 US dollars), exports of Burkina Faso would be 7.8 billion US dollars, it is in 2.4 times more than the actual level. With exports per capita at the level of Western Africa (293.2 US dollars), exports of Burkina Faso would be 5.3 billion US dollars, it is by 61.8% more than the actual level.

Size of exports in Burkina Faso

Exports of goods and services in Burkina Faso, bln. US dollars
Prices197019801990200020102015
current prices0.0280.180.340.251.73.3
constant prices19700.0280.0600.0700.0960.280.34
20050.130.290.340.471.31.6
Picture. Burkina Faso: exports

exports in Burkina Faso and its neighbors, bln. $
Country197019801990200020102015
Ghana0.560.301.12.49.516.4
Côte d'Ivoire0.563.73.44.312.612.9
Burkina Faso0.0280.180.340.251.73.3
Mali0.0630.350.430.662.42.9
Benin0.130.520.380.541.72.3
Togo0.0780.430.660.421.31.9
Niger0.0600.610.530.321.31.2

exports in Burkina Faso and leaders, bln. $
Country197019801990200020102015
China2.721.355.3279.51 602.52 358.9
United States59.7280.8551.91 096.81 852.32 264.3
Germany32.6176.8404.1601.21 443.71 573.5
United Kingdom27.9147.0246.8408.3686.5777.3
Japan22.4147.6323.1519.3857.1773.0
Burkina Faso0.0280.180.340.251.73.3

Growth of exports in Burkina Faso

Picture. Burkina Faso: exports, growth Picture. Burkina Faso: exports, growth

exports per capita in Burkina Faso

Picture. Burkina Faso: exports per capita Picture. Burkina Faso: exports per capita

exports per capita in Burkina Faso and its neighbors, $
Country197019801990200020102015
Ghana65.628.172.0129.8390.0597.4
Côte d'Ivoire106.0442.9281.2257.6625.5566.1
Togo37.0157.7174.986.7202.7265.6
Benin44.8140.976.378.2174.4209.4
Burkina Faso4.926.739.021.6110.4181.2
Mali10.649.651.360.0160.8162.2
Niger13.4102.066.828.677.961.7

exports per capita in Burkina Faso and leaders, $
Country197019801990200020102015
Germany416.32 261.85 118.57 340.517 949.219 501.2
United Kingdom501.02 615.04 320.76 936.310 946.912 010.6
United States285.01 223.12 182.73 877.15 977.67 037.0
Japan216.11 273.62 642.94 130.66 732.06 107.1
China3.421.747.9220.11 195.11 714.2
Burkina Faso4.926.739.021.6110.4181.2

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