Burkina Faso: Natural resources income

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 Burkina Faso

Income from natural resources, percent of GDP

 Latest value 20.14
 Year 2021
 Measure percent
 Data availability 1970 - 2021
 Average 8.81
 Min - Max 4.63 - 20.14
 Source The World Bank
For that indicator, we provide data for Burkina Faso from 1970 to 2021. The average value for Burkina Faso during that period was 8.81 percent with a minimum of 4.63 percent in 1999 and a maximum of 20.14 percent in 2021. The latest value from 2021 is 20.14 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2021 based on 186 countries is 6.83 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Burkina Faso - Natural resources income - Recent values chart

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Burkina Faso - Natural resources income - historical chart - 1970-2021

The natural resources include oil, natural gas, coal, minerals, and the forest.
Definition: Total natural resources rents are the sum of oil rents, natural gas rents, coal rents (hard and soft), mineral rents, and forest rents.

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 Gasoline prices 0.98 2016 dollars
 Diesel prices 0.86 2016 dollars
 Share of clean energy 68.00 2021 percent
 Carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions 5,457 2020 kt
 Carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions per capita 0.25 2020 metric tons
 Greenhouse gas emissions 32,263 2020 kt of CO2 equivalent
 Natural resources income 20.14 2021 percent
 Oil revenue 0.00 2021 percent
 Natural gas revenue 0.00 2021 percent
 Access to electricity 18.95 2021 percent
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