Burkina Faso: Economic freedom, overall index

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 Burkina Faso

Economic freedom, overall index (0-100)

 Latest value 52
 Year 2024
 Measure index points
 Data availability 1996 - 2024
 Average 57
 Min - Max 49 - 61
 Source The Heritage Foundation
For that indicator, we provide data for Burkina Faso from 1996 to 2024. The average value for Burkina Faso during that period was 57 index points with a minimum of 49 index points in 1996 and a maximum of 61 index points in 2011. The latest value from 2024 is 52 index points. For comparison, the world average in 2024 based on 174 countries is 59 index points. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Burkina Faso - Economic freedom, overall index - recent values

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Burkina Faso - Economic freedom, overall index - historical chart - 1996-2024




Definition: The Overall index of economic freedom has ten components grouped into four broad categories: Rule of Law; Limited Government; Regulatory Efficiency and Open Markets. The overall economic freedom is scored on a scale of 0 to 100, where 100 represents the maximum freedom.


 Related indicators Latest value Reference Measure
 Property rights 38 2024 points
 Freedom from corruption 42 2024 points
 Fiscal freedom 13 2024 points
 Business freedom 42 2024 points
 Labor freedom 62 2024 points
 Monetary freedom 64.50 2024 points
 Trade freedom 61 2024 points
 Investment freedom 65 2024 points
 Financial freedom 40 2024 points
 Economic freedom, overall index 52 2024 index points
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