Burundi

Country Indicators1 Country indicators

Indicator

Data

Year

Source

Capital

Bujumbura

2014

Central Intelligence Agency- The World Factbook

Language

Kirundi, French

2014

Central Intelligence Agency- The World Factbook

Surface area (Sq Km)

27,830 (Sq Km)

2014

World Bank

Neighboring countries

Democratic Republic of the Congo, Rwanda, Tanzania

2014

Maps of the World

Time Zone

CAT (+2hours from UTC)

2014

World Atlas

Geographical distance from the NL

6590,9 KM

2014

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Population

10,483,000

2014

World Bank

Population growth (annual %)

3.1%

2013

World Bank

Population ages 15-64 (% of total)

53%

2013

World Bank

Middle Class in Total Population (%)

5.3%

2010

African Development Bank

Human Development Index

0.389 (Low Development)

2013

UNDP

Education Index

0.370

2013

UNDP

Global competitiveness Index

3.1 (1-7 (best))

2014-2015

World Economic Form

Economy_1 Economy

Indicator

Data

Year

Source

GDP per capita (current US$)

US$ 267

2013

World Bank

GDP Annual Growth Rate

4.6 %

2013

Trading Economics

GNI per capita, Atlas method (current US$)

US$ 260

2013

World Bank

Inflation rate

7.6 %

2014

Trading Economics

Foreign Direct Investment

6,8 million $

2014

World Investment Report 2014 UNCTAD

Distance to Frontier

(0 lowest performance - 100 represents the frontier)

51.07

2015

Doing Business

Economic union membership

  • EAC
  • ECCAS

2014

UNECA

Risks1  Risks

Indicator

Data

Year

Source

Corruption Perception index

Rank: 159 (0-175)

Score: 20 (0-100)

2014

Transparency International Index

Control of Corruption

Percentile Rank: 2.39 (0-100)

Score: -1.39 (-2.5 to 2.5)

2013

Transparency International Index

Political Stability and Absence of Violence/Terrorism

Percentile Rank: 9.48 (0-100)

Score: -1.30 (-2.5 to 2.5)

2013

Gov Indicators

Estimate of governance effectiveness

Percentile Rank: 15.31 (0-100)

Score: -1.07 (-2.5 to 2.5)

2013

Gov Indicators

World Risk Index

Rank: 32 (0-171)

Score 10.59 % (0-100)

2014

United Nations University

Natural Hazards

Flooding; landslides; drought

2015

Central Intelligence Agency- The World Factbook

Accessibility Accessibility

Indicator

Data

Year

Source

Sea accesibility

Presence of port: Landlocked

Presence of container terminal: Landlocked

2014

Searates.com

Ease of doing business index

152 (1-189)

2014

Doing Business

Ease of trading across borders

36 ( 1 (best) - 47 )

2014

Doing Business

Logistics performance Index

Rank: 107 (0-160)

Score: 2.57 (1-5)

2014

World Bank

Productie_1 Production

Indicator

Data

Year

Source

Crop production index

96.0

(2004-2006 = 100)

2012

World Bank

Food production index

98.8

(2004-2006 = 100)

2012

World Bank

Top 5 production commodities

22 Pigeon peas 29 Taro (cocoyam) 34Sweet potatoes 37 Bananas 39 Tea

2014

FAOStat

Crude Oil Production

0 bbl/day

2012

Central Intelligence Agency- The World Factbook

Stapels-dollars Money

Indicator

Data

Year

Source

Trend devaluation US$-local currency through the years

1USD= BIF 1,555.3000

2014

Trading economics

Real Interest Rate (%)

7.60%

2014

Trading economics

Lending interest rate (%)

15.1%

2013

World Bank

Taxes Taxes

Indicator

Data

Year

Source

Tax payments (number)

25

2014

World Bank

Taxes on corporate income (%)

N.A

2014

PWC

Total tax rate

45.7

2014

PWC

Value-added Tax (VAT)

18%

2015

VAT Live

handen_square Trade

Indicator

Data

Year

Source

Imports of goods and services (% of GDP)

34%

2013

World Bank

Imports US$

$867.2 million

2013

Central Intelligence Agency- The World Factbook

Time to import (days)

43 days

2014

World Bank

Exports of goods and services (% of GDP)

7 %

2013

World Bank

Exports US$

$122.8 million

2013

Central Intelligence Agency- The World Factbook

Time to export (days)

32 days

2014

World Bank

Balance of Trade

-81336.90 million BIF

2014

Trading Economics

Net barter terms of trade index (2000 = 100)

130.7

2013

World Bank

Business Business

Indicator

Data

Year

Source

Business Confidence

N.A.

2014

Trading Economics

Time required to start a business (days)

5 days

2014

Doing Business

Industrial production growth rate

4.5%

2013

Central Intelligence Agency- The World Factbook

Cost of business start-up procedures (% of GNI per capita)

13,4%

2014

World Bank

Manufacturing, value added (annual % growth)

10 %

2013

World Bank

Consumer Spending (% of GDP)

76%

2013

World Bank

Consumer Price Index (2010=100)

140

2014

World Bank

Agribiz Agribusiness

Indicator

Data

Year

Source

Agricultural land

88.4 % of total land

2012

World Bank

Cereal yield

216639 (kg per hectare)

2013

World Bank

Land use

arable land: 33.06% permanent crops: 14.37% other: 52.57%

2011

Central Intelligence Agency- The World Factbook

infra3 Infrastructure

Indicator

Data

Year

Source

Mobile cellular subscriptions (per 100 people)

25

2013

World Bank

Internet users

Internet users: 146,219

% of Pop with Internet: 1.39%

2014

Internet Live Stats

Roadways

total: 12,322 km paved: 1,286 km unpaved: 11,036 km

2004

Central Intelligence Agency- The World Factbook

Improved sanitation facilities (%of population with access)

47,5 %

2012

World Bank

Rail ways (Total Km)

N.A.

2014

Central Intelligence Agency- The World Factbook

Electric power consumption

221.4 million kWh

2010

Central Intelligence Agency- The World Factbook

Improved water source (% of population with access)

% of pop. with access: 75,3%

% of rural pop. with access: 73,2%

% of urban pop. With acces: 91,5%

2012

World Bank

Naamloos Labour

Indicator

Data

Year

Source

Unemployment Rate

35 %

2009

Trading economics

Labor force

4653449

2013

World Bank

Income

Low-income: US$1,005 or below

2012-2013

World Bank




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References

Formulation of a project plan for rural electrification via solar energy and energy storage