The total population in Burkina Faso was estimated at 19.8 million people in 2018, according to the latest census figures. Looking back, in the year of 1960, Burkina Faso had a population of 4.8 million people.

Population in Burkina Faso is expected to be 20.80 Million by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. In the long-term, the Burkina Faso Population is projected to trend around 21.99 Million in 2020, according to our econometric models.

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Burkina Faso Population

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
19.75 19.19 19.75 4.83 1960 - 2018 Million Yearly

Burkina Faso Population
The population of Burkina Faso represents 0.25 percent of the world´s total population which arguably means that one person in every 411 people on the planet is a resident of Burkina Faso.

Burkina Faso Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 6.10 6.00 6.70 2.40 percent [+]
Population 19.75 19.19 19.75 4.83 Million [+]