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 $4,126,307,000 as of 2013. Over the past 53 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between $4,126,307,000 in 2013 and $47,262,670 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 $59,614,690
1963 $61,742,280
1964 $47,262,670
1965 $48,113,640
1966 $50,541,610
1967 $62,777,890
1968 $70,389,700
1969 $79,074,240
1970 $73,994,580
1971 $96,149,820
1972 $123,177,200
1973 $154,655,000
1974 $183,824,300
1975 $283,412,300
1976 $263,748,300
1977 $344,381,900
1978 $409,486,800
1979 $511,998,000
1980 $602,966,300
1981 $558,238,100
1982 $554,828,000
1983 $473,268,800
1984 $419,829,300
1985 $481,677,900
1986 $589,940,900
1987 $665,476,500
1988 $709,757,500
1989 $618,479,400
1990 $758,453,100
1991 $731,992,100
1992 $437,468,500
1993 $482,110,700
1994 $474,345,900
1995 $633,116,400
1996 $714,319,700
1997 $651,175,200
1998 $789,066,300
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 $2,657,133,000
2011 $3,555,059,000
2012 $3,676,053,000
2013 $4,126,307,000

Imports of goods and services (current LCU)

The value for Imports of goods and services (current LCU) in Burkina Faso was 2,038,560,000,000 as of 2013. As the graph below shows, over the past 53 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 2,038,560,000,000 in 2013 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 1,316,020,000,000
2011 1,677,510,000,000
2012 1,876,720,000,000
2013 2,038,560,000,000

Imports of goods and services (constant 2005 US$)

The latest value for Imports of goods and services (constant 2005 US$) in Burkina Faso was 3,468,069,000 as of 2013. Over the past 48 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between 3,468,069,000 in 2013 and 326,390,700 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 2005 U.S. dollars.

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

See also:

Year Value
1965 326,390,700
1966 332,869,400
1967 397,720,900
1968 453,915,900
1969 479,860,000
1970 423,661,200
1971 505,885,500
1972 540,476,200
1973 562,090,700
1974 577,227,600
1975 683,164,900
1976 622,634,200
1977 784,772,400
1978 786,932,900
1979 794,013,700
1980 874,002,400
1981 937,442,400
1982 916,294,300
1983 798,822,600
1984 743,999,300
1985 928,624,700
1986 985,837,100
1987 958,729,600
1988 982,730,900
1989 864,676,500
1990 912,829,400
1991 904,969,900
1992 796,129,900
1993 845,884,200
1994 722,912,800
1995 810,911,700
1996 904,650,800
1997 914,555,700
1998 1,113,901,000
1999 1,004,596,000
2000 1,028,474,000
2001 962,895,600
2002 965,081,500
2003 1,066,443,000
2004 1,277,712,000
2005 1,408,927,000
2006 1,420,680,000
2007 1,462,741,000
2008 1,756,006,000
2009 1,912,190,000
2010 2,391,821,000
2011 2,887,286,000
2012 3,177,471,000
2013 3,468,069,000

Imports of goods and services (annual % growth)

The value for Imports of goods and services (annual % growth) in Burkina Faso was 9.15 as of 2013. As the graph below shows, over the past 47 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 2005 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 -9.81
2000 2.38
2001 -6.38
2002 0.23
2003 10.50
2004 19.81
2005 10.27
2006 0.83
2007 2.96
2008 20.05
2009 8.89
2010 25.08
2011 20.71
2012 10.05
2013 9.15

Imports of goods and services (constant LCU)

The value for Imports of goods and services (constant LCU) in Burkina Faso was 1,538,260,000,000 as of 2013. As the graph below shows, over the past 48 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 1,538,260,000,000 in 2013 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 445,588,000,000
2000 456,179,000,000
2001 427,092,000,000
2002 428,061,000,000
2003 473,020,000,000
2004 566,728,000,000
2005 624,929,000,000
2006 630,142,000,000
2007 648,798,000,000
2008 778,876,000,000
2009 848,151,000,000
2010 1,060,890,000,000
2011 1,280,650,000,000
2012 1,409,370,000,000
2013 1,538,260,000,000

Imports of goods and services (% of GDP)

Imports of goods and services (% of GDP) in Burkina Faso was 32.02 as of 2013. Its highest value over the past 53 years was 33.05 in 2011, 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.

See also:

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 24.98
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 29.55
2011 33.05
2012 31.66
2013 32.02

Classification

Topic: Economic Policy & Debt Indicators

Sub-Topic: Balance of payments