Burkina Faso: Statistics

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People  Source: The World Bank
Population 16,934,839 (2013)
Population Growth Rate 2.843 annual % (2013)
Age Dependency Ratio 92.255 % of working-age population (2013)
Urban Population 28.186 % of total (2013)
Infant Mortality Rate 64.1 per 1,000 live births (2013)
Life Expectancy at Birth 55.862 years (2012)
Age distribution - % of total population (2013);
Energy Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration
    Production 0.522 billion kWh (2012)
    Consumption 0.985 billion kWh (2012)
    Exports 0 billion kWh (2013)
    Imports 0.5 billion kWh (2012)
    Renewable Electricity Generation 0.097 billion kWh (2012)
    Production 0 thousand bbl/day (2013)
    Consumption 10.25 thousand bbl/day (2013)
    Exports (Refined) 0 thousand bbl/day (2012)
    Imports (Refined) 11.656 thousand bbl/day (2010)
    Proved Reserves (Crude) 0 billion bbl (2015)
    Production (Gross) 0 billion cu ft (2012)
    Consumption (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2013)
    Exports (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2013)
    Imports (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2013)
    Proved Reserves 0 trillion cu ft (2015)
Technology & Infrastructure  Source: CIA World Factbook
Airports 24 (2012 )
Cellular Telephones 7.682 million (2011 )
Highways 15,272 km (2010 )
Note: Does not include urban roads
Internet Hosts 1.795 thousand (2012 )
Internet Users 178.1 thousand (2009 )
Railways 622 km (2010 )
Telephones 141.5 thousand (2011 )
Geography & Environment Source: CIA World Factbook
LocationWestern Africa, north of Ghana
Total Area274,200 sq. km
Land Area273,800 sq. km
Water Area400 sq. km
Coastline0 km
Climatetropical; warm, dry winters; hot, wet summers
Terrainmostly flat to dissected, undulating plains; hills in west and southeast
Lowest PointMouhoun (Black Volta) River 200 m
Highest Point Tena Kourou 749 m

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