Burkina Faso - Imports of goods and services

Imports of goods and services (BoP, current US$)

The latest value for Imports of goods and services (BoP, current US$) in Burkina Faso was $2,556,719,000 as of 2010. Over the past 5 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between $2,556,719,000 in 2010 and $1,393,669,000 in 2005.

Definition: Imports of goods and services comprise all transactions between residents of a country and the rest of the world involving a change of ownership from nonresidents to residents of general merchandise, nonmonetary gold, and services. Data are in current U.S. dollars.

Source: International Monetary Fund, Balance of Payments Statistics Yearbook and data files.

See also:

Year Value
2005 $1,393,669,000
2006 $1,450,527,000
2007 $1,701,474,000
2008 $2,352,610,000
2009 $1,941,814,000
2010 $2,556,719,000

Imports of goods and services (current US$)

The latest value for Imports of goods and services (current US$) in Burkina Faso was $2,970,703,000 as of 2011. Over the past 51 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between $2,970,703,000 in 2011 and $47,262,650 in 1964.

Definition: Imports of goods and services represent the value of all goods and other market services received from the rest of the world. They include the value of merchandise, freight, insurance, transport, travel, royalties, license fees, and other services, such as communication, construction, financial, information, business, personal, and government services. They exclude compensation of employees and investment income (formerly called factor services) and transfer payments. Data are in current U.S. dollars.

Source: World Bank national accounts data, and OECD National Accounts data files.

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Year Value
1960 $52,340,180
1961 $55,303,960
1962 $59,614,680
1963 $61,742,270
1964 $47,262,650
1965 $48,113,640
1966 $50,541,600
1967 $62,777,880
1968 $70,389,670
1969 $79,074,220
1970 $73,994,560
1971 $96,149,800
1972 $123,177,200
1973 $154,655,000
1974 $183,824,300
1975 $283,412,300
1976 $263,748,200
1977 $344,381,800
1978 $409,486,700
1979 $511,997,900
1980 $602,966,200
1981 $558,238,100
1982 $554,827,900
1983 $473,268,800
1984 $419,829,300
1985 $481,677,800
1986 $589,940,900
1987 $665,476,400
1988 $709,757,500
1989 $618,479,200
1990 $758,452,900
1991 $731,992,000
1992 $437,468,500
1993 $482,110,700
1994 $474,345,800
1995 $633,116,400
1996 $714,319,700
1997 $651,175,200
1998 $789,066,200
1999 $723,710,700
2000 $657,642,800
2001 $650,493,800
2002 $695,492,400
2003 $926,190,100
2004 $1,248,353,000
2005 $1,408,927,000
2006 $1,476,327,000
2007 $1,684,342,000
2008 $2,204,836,000
2009 $2,320,061,000
2010 $2,291,164,000
2011 $2,970,703,000

Imports of goods and services (current LCU)

The value for Imports of goods and services (current LCU) in Burkina Faso was 1,401,770,000,000 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 51 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 1,401,770,000,000 in 2011 and a minimum value of 11,580,630,000 in 1964.

Definition: Imports of goods and services represent the value of all goods and other market services received from the rest of the world. They include the value of merchandise, freight, insurance, transport, travel, royalties, license fees, and other services, such as communication, construction, financial, information, business, personal, and government services. They exclude compensation of employees and investment income (formerly called factor services) and transfer payments. Data are in current local currency.

Source: World Bank national accounts data, and OECD National Accounts data files.

Year Value
1960 12,833,550,000
1961 13,563,850,000
1962 14,606,420,000
1963 15,127,870,000
1964 11,580,630,000
1965 11,790,770,000
1966 12,416,980,000
1967 15,443,420,000
1968 17,426,000,000
1969 20,556,180,000
1970 20,452,330,000
1971 26,475,470,000
1972 31,044,060,000
1973 34,470,920,000
1974 44,247,360,000
1975 60,738,900,000
1976 63,022,770,000
1977 84,607,610,000
1978 92,403,070,000
1979 108,913,000,000
1980 127,394,000,000
1981 151,691,000,000
1982 182,320,000,000
1983 180,347,000,000
1984 183,447,000,000
1985 216,400,000,000
1986 204,300,000,000
1987 200,000,000,000
1988 211,400,000,000
1989 197,300,000,000
1990 206,500,000,000
1991 206,500,000,000
1992 173,500,000,000
1993 187,300,000,000
1994 263,359,000,000
1995 316,019,000,000
1996 365,412,000,000
1997 380,071,000,000
1998 465,511,000,000
1999 445,588,000,000
2000 468,226,000,000
2001 476,837,000,000
2002 484,750,000,000
2003 538,302,000,000
2004 659,486,000,000
2005 743,164,000,000
2006 771,957,000,000
2007 807,249,000,000
2008 987,337,000,000
2009 1,095,500,000,000
2010 1,134,760,000,000
2011 1,401,770,000,000

Imports of goods and services (constant 2000 US$)

The latest value for Imports of goods and services (constant 2000 US$) in Burkina Faso was 959,747,000 as of 2005. Over the past 40 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between 959,747,000 in 2005 and 222,275,900 in 1965.

Definition: Imports of goods and services represent the value of all goods and other market services received from the rest of the world. They include the value of merchandise, freight, insurance, transport, travel, royalties, license fees, and other services, such as communication, construction, financial, information, business, personal, and government services. They exclude compensation of employees and investment income (formerly called factor services) and transfer payments. Data are in constant 2000 U.S. dollars.

Source: World Bank national accounts data, and OECD National Accounts data files.

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Year Value
1965 222,275,900
1966 226,688,000
1967 270,852,600
1968 309,122,000
1969 326,790,300
1970 288,518,300
1971 344,514,000
1972 368,070,700
1973 382,790,400
1974 393,098,800
1975 465,243,300
1976 424,021,200
1977 534,439,200
1978 535,910,600
1979 540,732,700
1980 595,206,000
1981 638,409,300
1982 624,007,200
1983 544,007,600
1984 506,672,300
1985 632,404,400
1986 671,366,600
1987 652,906,100
1988 669,251,300
1989 588,854,800
1990 621,647,600
1991 616,295,100
1992 542,173,800
1993 576,057,100
1994 492,312,100
1995 552,240,400
1996 616,077,800
1997 622,823,200
1998 758,579,300
1999 688,747,700
2000 657,642,800
2001 655,743,200
2002 657,349,400
2003 726,349,200
2004 870,291,100
2005 959,747,000

Imports of goods and services (annual % growth)

The value for Imports of goods and services (annual % growth) in Burkina Faso was 19.33 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 45 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 26.04 in 1977 and a minimum value of -14.54 in 1994.

Definition: Annual growth rate of imports of goods and services based on constant local currency. Aggregates are based on constant 2000 U.S. dollars. Imports of goods and services represent the value of all goods and other market services received from the rest of the world. They include the value of merchandise, freight, insurance, transport, travel, royalties, license fees, and other services, such as communication, construction, financial, information, business, personal, and government services. They exclude compensation of employees and investment income (formerly called factor services) and transfer payments.

Source: World Bank national accounts data, and OECD National Accounts data files.

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Year Value
1966 1.98
1967 19.48
1968 14.13
1969 5.72
1970 -11.71
1971 19.41
1972 6.84
1973 4.00
1974 2.69
1975 18.35
1976 -8.86
1977 26.04
1978 0.28
1979 0.90
1980 10.07
1981 7.26
1982 -2.26
1983 -12.82
1984 -6.86
1985 24.82
1986 6.16
1987 -2.75
1988 2.50
1989 -12.01
1990 5.57
1991 -0.86
1992 -12.03
1993 6.25
1994 -14.54
1995 12.17
1996 11.56
1997 1.09
1998 21.80
1999 -9.21
2000 -4.52
2001 -0.29
2002 0.24
2003 10.50
2004 19.82
2005 10.28
2006 1.08
2007 3.08
2008 19.67
2009 0.89
2010 2.86
2011 19.33

Imports of goods and services (constant LCU)

The value for Imports of goods and services (constant LCU) in Burkina Faso was 965,111,000,000 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 46 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 965,111,000,000 in 2011 and a minimum value of 144,770,000,000 in 1965.

Definition: Imports of goods and services represent the value of all goods and other market services received from the rest of the world. They include the value of merchandise, freight, insurance, transport, travel, royalties, license fees, and other services, such as communication, construction, financial, information, business, personal, and government services. They exclude compensation of employees and investment income (formerly called factor services) and transfer payments. Data are in constant local currency.

Source: World Bank national accounts data, and OECD National Accounts data files.

Year Value
1965 144,770,000,000
1966 147,644,000,000
1967 176,409,000,000
1968 201,334,000,000
1969 212,842,000,000
1970 187,915,000,000
1971 224,385,000,000
1972 239,728,000,000
1973 249,315,000,000
1974 256,029,000,000
1975 303,017,000,000
1976 276,169,000,000
1977 348,085,000,000
1978 349,044,000,000
1979 352,184,000,000
1980 387,663,000,000
1981 415,802,000,000
1982 406,422,000,000
1983 354,317,000,000
1984 330,000,000,000
1985 411,891,000,000
1986 437,267,000,000
1987 425,244,000,000
1988 435,890,000,000
1989 383,527,000,000
1990 404,885,000,000
1991 401,399,000,000
1992 353,123,000,000
1993 375,192,000,000
1994 320,648,000,000
1995 359,679,000,000
1996 401,257,000,000
1997 405,651,000,000
1998 494,070,000,000
1999 448,588,000,000
2000 428,329,000,000
2001 427,092,000,000
2002 428,138,000,000
2003 473,078,000,000
2004 566,829,000,000
2005 625,092,000,000
2006 631,848,000,000
2007 651,299,000,000
2008 779,404,000,000
2009 786,332,000,000
2010 808,789,000,000
2011 965,111,000,000

Imports of goods and services (% of GDP)

Imports of goods and services (% of GDP) in Burkina Faso was 28.58 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 51 years was 31.62 in 1982, while its lowest value was 11.38 in 1965.

Definition: Imports of goods and services represent the value of all goods and other market services received from the rest of the world. They include the value of merchandise, freight, insurance, transport, travel, royalties, license fees, and other services, such as communication, construction, financial, information, business, personal, and government services. They exclude compensation of employees and investment income (formerly called factor services) and transfer payments.

Source: World Bank national accounts data, and OECD National Accounts data files.

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Year Value
1960 15.84
1961 15.79
1962 15.71
1963 15.67
1964 11.52
1965 11.38
1966 11.65
1967 13.93
1968 15.29
1969 16.53
1970 16.14
1971 19.93
1972 21.29
1973 22.92
1974 24.47
1975 30.15
1976 27.01
1977 30.44
1978 27.75
1979 29.28
1980 31.26
1981 31.44
1982 31.62
1983 29.57
1984 28.76
1985 31.03
1986 28.97
1987 28.08
1988 27.13
1989 23.65
1990 24.46
1991 23.35
1992 19.53
1993 20.67
1994 25.03
1995 26.61
1996 27.62
1997 26.60
1998 28.13
1999 24.01
2000 25.19
2001 23.13
2002 21.70
2003 22.02
2004 25.80
2005 25.79
2006 25.26
2007 24.93
2008 26.40
2009 27.79
2010 24.88
2011 28.58

Classification

Topic: Economic Policy & Debt Indicators

Sub-Topic: Balance of payments