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Burundi

General information

Capital: Bujumbura

Currency unit: Burundi franc

Official language: Kirundi, French

Area: 27,830 km²

Population in million: 10.9 

GDP per capita (current US dollars): 320 

GDP per capita, PPP (current international $): 771 

Demography

Labor force participation rate (% of total population ages 15+): 78.9 

Annual growth rate of the population: 3.2 %

Mortality rate, infant (per 1,000 live births): 42.5 %

Life expectancy at birth: 57.5 ans

Youth literacy rate Literacy rate, youth total (% of people ages 15-24): 85 %

Production

Gross domestic product (GDP) in billions of US dollars: 3.48 

Agriculture value added of GDP: 36.4 

Industry value added of GDP: 15.1 

Services value added of GDP: 48.5 

Trade

Total exports in billions of US dollars: 0.18 

Total imports in billions of US dollars: 0.36 

Major manufactured products (as % of total exports) :
Soap (2.04 %)
Tanned or crust hides and skins of other animals (0.93 %)
Prefabricated buildings (0.01 %)

Weight of major primary products excluding minerals and oil (as % of total exports) :
Coffee (43.64 %)
Tea (7.82 %)
Beer made from malt (1.09 %)
Cigars and cigarettes of tobacco (1.03 %)
Cotton, not carded or combed (0.43 %)

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              Global Sustainable Competitiveness Indicator

              The indicator highlights the scores of each of the three pillars of the sustainable competitiveness. A larger area means a higher score (0-100) and therefore a more favorable economic situation.

              Price competitiveness

              Burundi: 47
              Breakdown by component
              Burundi
              Price competitiveness47
              Macroeconomic competitiveness
              Burundi: 30
              30
              Products competitiveness
              Burundi: 55
              55
              Productions factors competitiveness
              Burundi: -
              -

              Durability and resistance to vulnerabilities

              Revealed competitivenes and economic performances

              Burundi: -
              Breakdown by component
              Burundi
              Revealed competitivenes and economic performances-
              Weighted market shares index of the 5 major exported primary products (except oil and ores)
              Burundi: 49
              49
              Weighted market shares index of the 5 major exported manufactured products
              Burundi: >2,000
              >2,000