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Government consumption expenditure in Burkina Faso

Government expenditure of Burkina Faso, 1970-2015

During 1970-2015 government expenditure of Burkina Faso in current prices rose by 2.4 billion US dollars (in 57.4 times) to 2.5 billion US dollars; change occurred by 0.095 billion US dollars by increasing of people by 12.5 million, as well as by 2.3 billion US dollars by increasing of government expenditure per capita by 127.8 US dollars. The average annual growth of government expenditure of Burkina Faso was 0.054 billion US dollars or 9.4%. The average annual growth of government expenditure of Burkina Faso in constant prices was 5.3%. Share in the world grew by 0.012%. Share in Africa increased by 0.50%. Minimal government expenditure was in 1970 (0.043 billion US dollars). Maximal government expenditure was in 2014 (2.6 billion US dollars).

During 1970-2015 government expenditure per capita in Burkina Faso rose by 127.8 US dollars (in 17.8 times) to 135.4 US dollars. The average annual growth of government expenditure per capita in current prices was 2.8 US dollars or 6.6%.

Change of government expenditure of Burkina Faso described by linear regression model: y=0.048x-94.3, where y - estimated value of government expenditure of Burkina Faso, x - year. Correlation rate = 0.876. Determination rate = 0.768.

Government expenditure of Burkina Faso, 1970

Government expenditure of Burkina Faso in 1970 was 0.043 billion US dollars, ranked 127th in the world and was on par with government expenditure of Guyana (0.045 bln. US dollars), government expenditure of Mauritania (0.044 bln. US dollars), government expenditure of Malta (0.044 bln. US dollars), government expenditure of Cyprus (0.044 bln. US dollars), government expenditure of Haiti (0.044 bln. US dollars). Share of Burkina Faso in the world government expenditure was 0.0080%.

Government expenditure per capita in Burkina Faso in 1970 was 7.6 US dollars, ranked 178th in the world and was on par with government expenditure per capita in Indonesia (7.3 US dollars). Government expenditure per capita in Burkina Faso was less than government expenditure per capita in the World (145.7 US dollars) by 138.1 US dollars.

Comparison of government expenditure in Burkina Faso and the neighbors in 1970. Government expenditure of Burkina Faso was greater than government expenditure of Togo (0.0 billion US dollars), but was less than government expenditure of Côte d'Ivoire (0.2 billion US dollars), government expenditure of Ghana (0.2 billion US dollars), government expenditure of Benin (0.1 billion US dollars), government expenditure of Niger (0.1 billion US dollars), government expenditure of Mali (0.1 billion US dollars). Government expenditure per capita in Burkina Faso was less than government expenditure per capita in Côte d'Ivoire (44.8 US dollars), government expenditure per capita in Ghana (26.9 US dollars), government expenditure per capita in Benin (25.9 US dollars), government expenditure per capita in Niger (14.1 US dollars), government expenditure per capita in Togo (12.6 US dollars), government expenditure per capita in Mali (9.5 US dollars).

Comparison of government expenditure in Burkina Faso and leaders in 1970. Government expenditure of Burkina Faso was less than government expenditure of the United States (194.4 billion US dollars) in 4 552.1 times, government expenditure of Germany (34.7 billion US dollars) in 812.7 times, government expenditure of France (25.1 billion US dollars) in 588.0 times, government expenditure of Japan (23.1 billion US dollars) in 540.8 times, government expenditure of China (10.1 billion US dollars) in 237.2 times. Government expenditure per capita in Burkina Faso was less than government expenditure per capita in the United States (928.0 US dollars) in 122.3 times, government expenditure per capita in France (482.5 US dollars) in 63.6 times, government expenditure per capita in Germany (442.9 US dollars) in 58.3 times, government expenditure per capita in Japan (222.7 US dollars) in 29.3 times, government expenditure per capita in China (12.5 US dollars) by 65.2%.

Potential government expenditure of Burkina Faso in 1970. With government expenditure per capita at the level of the United States (928.0 US dollars), government expenditure of Burkina Faso would be 5.2 billion US dollars, it is in 122.3 times more than the actual level. With government expenditure per capita at the level of the World (145.7 US dollars), government expenditure of Burkina Faso would be 0.82 billion US dollars, it is in 19.2 times more than the actual level. With government expenditure per capita at the level of Western Africa (77.4 US dollars), government expenditure of Burkina Faso would be 0.44 billion US dollars, it is in 10.2 times more than the actual level. With government expenditure per capita at the level of Africa (56.4 US dollars), government expenditure of Burkina Faso would be 0.32 billion US dollars, it is in 7.4 times more than the actual level. With government expenditure per capita at the level of Côte d'Ivoire (44.8 US dollars), as the best neighbor, government expenditure of Burkina Faso would be 0.25 billion US dollars, it is in 5.9 times more than the actual level.

Government expenditure of Burkina Faso, 2015

Government expenditure of Burkina Faso in 2015 was 2.5 billion US dollars, ranked 120th in the world and was on par with government expenditure of Afghanistan (2.6 bln. US dollars), government expenditure of Botswana (2.5 bln. US dollars), government expenditure of Uganda (2.3 bln. US dollars), government expenditure of Georgia (2.3 bln. US dollars). Share of Burkina Faso in the world government expenditure was 0.020%.

Government expenditure per capita in Burkina Faso in 2015 was 135.4 US dollars, ranked 183rd in the world and was on par with government expenditure per capita in Cameroon (143.5 US dollars), government expenditure per capita in Mozambique (141.0 US dollars), government expenditure per capita in Tajikistan (131.1 US dollars), government expenditure per capita in Viet Nam (131.0 US dollars). Government expenditure per capita in Burkina Faso was less than government expenditure per capita in the World (1 659.0 US dollars) by 1 523.7 US dollars.

Comparison of government expenditure in Burkina Faso and the neighbors in 2015. Government expenditure of Burkina Faso was greater than government expenditure of Mali (2.1 billion US dollars), government expenditure of Benin (1.3 billion US dollars), government expenditure of Niger (1.2 billion US dollars), government expenditure of Togo (0.7 billion US dollars), but was less than government expenditure of Ghana (7.1 billion US dollars), government expenditure of Côte d'Ivoire (4.4 billion US dollars). Government expenditure per capita in Burkina Faso was greater than government expenditure per capita in Mali (120.5 US dollars), government expenditure per capita in Benin (117.9 US dollars), government expenditure per capita in Togo (92.1 US dollars), government expenditure per capita in Niger (59.9 US dollars), but was less than government expenditure per capita in Ghana (257.6 US dollars), government expenditure per capita in Côte d'Ivoire (192.0 US dollars).

Comparison of government expenditure in Burkina Faso and leaders in 2015. Government expenditure of Burkina Faso was less than government expenditure of the United States (2 604.9 billion US dollars) in 1 062.6 times, government expenditure of China (1 521.6 billion US dollars) in 620.7 times, government expenditure of Japan (870.2 billion US dollars) in 355.0 times, government expenditure of Germany (647.4 billion US dollars) in 264.1 times, government expenditure of France (578.7 billion US dollars) in 236.1 times. Government expenditure per capita in Burkina Faso was less than government expenditure per capita in France (8 685.8 US dollars) in 64.2 times, government expenditure per capita in the United States (8 095.5 US dollars) in 59.8 times, government expenditure per capita in Germany (8 022.9 US dollars) in 59.3 times, government expenditure per capita in Japan (6 875.3 US dollars) in 50.8 times, government expenditure per capita in China (1 105.8 US dollars) in 8.2 times.

Potential government expenditure of Burkina Faso in 2015. With government expenditure per capita at the level of France (8 685.8 US dollars), government expenditure of Burkina Faso would be 157.3 billion US dollars, it is in 64.2 times more than the actual level. With government expenditure per capita at the level of the World (1 659.0 US dollars), government expenditure of Burkina Faso would be 30.0 billion US dollars, it is in 12.3 times more than the actual level. With government expenditure per capita at the level of Africa (291.2 US dollars), government expenditure of Burkina Faso would be 5.3 billion US dollars, it is in 2.2 times more than the actual level. With government expenditure per capita at the level of Ghana (257.6 US dollars), as the best neighbor, government expenditure of Burkina Faso would be 4.7 billion US dollars, it is by 90.3% more than the actual level. With government expenditure per capita at the level of Western Africa (164.7 US dollars), government expenditure of Burkina Faso would be 3.0 billion US dollars, it is by 21.6% more than the actual level.

Size of government expenditure in Burkina Faso

Government consumption expenditure in Burkina Faso, bln. US dollars
Prices197019801990200020102015
current prices0.0430.380.660.541.92.5
constant prices19700.0430.100.130.180.340.43
20050.180.430.550.751.41.8
Picture. Burkina Faso: government expenditure

government expenditure in Burkina Faso and its neighbors, bln. $
Country197019801990200020102015
Ghana0.230.300.550.523.37.1
Côte d'Ivoire0.231.72.51.73.04.4
Burkina Faso0.0430.380.660.541.92.5
Mali0.0560.0830.730.481.72.1
Benin0.0750.240.350.311.21.3
Niger0.0630.330.510.320.781.2
Togo0.0270.160.230.190.380.67

government expenditure in Burkina Faso and leaders, bln. $
Country197019801990200020102015
United States194.4454.9948.01 444.22 522.22 604.9
China10.142.053.7201.5782.01 521.6
Japan23.1158.4426.8823.61 111.0870.2
Germany34.7196.4334.8363.9653.4647.4
France25.1147.0267.2302.2630.7578.7
Burkina Faso0.0430.380.660.541.92.5

Growth of government expenditure in Burkina Faso

Picture. Burkina Faso: government expenditure, growth Picture. Burkina Faso: government expenditure, growth

government expenditure per capita in Burkina Faso

Picture. Burkina Faso: government expenditure per capita Picture. Burkina Faso: government expenditure per capita

government expenditure per capita in Burkina Faso and its neighbors, $
Country197019801990200020102015
Ghana26.927.437.727.8137.0257.6
Côte d'Ivoire44.8204.8202.1100.3150.5192.0
Burkina Faso7.655.275.046.9118.5135.4
Mali9.511.786.043.8110.4120.5
Benin25.964.069.944.6123.5117.9
Togo12.660.461.138.459.992.1
Niger14.155.564.528.247.959.9

government expenditure per capita in Burkina Faso and leaders, $
Country197019801990200020102015
France482.52 657.04 566.94 933.59 689.88 685.8
United States928.01 981.43 749.35 104.98 139.38 095.5
Germany442.92 512.24 239.84 444.08 123.28 022.9
Japan222.71 366.63 491.66 551.78 726.46 875.3
China12.543.046.4158.7583.11 105.8
Burkina Faso7.655.275.046.9118.5135.4

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