Burkina Faso: Political globalization

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 Burkina Faso

Political globalization index (0-100)

 Latest value 70.00
 Year 2021
 Measure points
 Data availability 1970 - 2021
 Average 50.97
 Min - Max 31.14 - 72.77
 Source The Swiss Institute of Technology in Zurich
For that indicator, we provide data for Burkina Faso from 1970 to 2021. The average value for Burkina Faso during that period was 50.97 points with a minimum of 31.14 points in 1974 and a maximum of 72.77 points in 2016. The latest value from 2021 is 70 points. For comparison, the world average in 2021 based on 190 countries is 63.74 points. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Burkina Faso - Political globalization - historical chart - 1970-2021




The KOF Political Globalization Index for Burkina Faso and other countries measures the number of embassies and high commissions in Burkina Faso; the number of international organizations to which it is a member; and the number of UN peace missions Burkina Faso participates in. Also included are the number of treaties signed between Burkina Faso and other countries since 1945.
Definition: The degree of political globalization is determined by the number of embassies and high commissions in a country, the number of international organizations to which the country is a member, the number of UN peace missions a country participated in, and the number of treaties signed between two or more states. More information and the original data can be obtained here.

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