Key national statistics such as demographic and economic indicators (GDP, unemployment, population, etc). To satisfy this category, the following minimum criteria must be met:

  • GDP for the whole country updated at least quarterly
  • Unemployment statistics updated at least monthly
  • Population updated at least once a year

Data Location


In Burkina Faso, the agency that is responsible of the statistics is INSD (National Institute of Statistics and Demography). According to the type of statistics, there are annual and quarterly publication.

GDP (pdf)

Most data missing.

Reviewer comments

Data are missing in many cases, not licensed to be open.

Data Availability

  • ? Openly licensed
  • Y Is the data available for free
  • N Is the data machine readable
  • Y Available in bulk
  • N Is the data provided on a timely and up to date basis
  • Y Is data in digital form
  • Y Publicly available
  • Y Does the data exist
  • Y Is the data available online
  • Yes
  • No
  • Unsure
  • No data


Date the data became available   Unknown
Format of data   Unknown
Reviewer   Zach Christensen
Submitters   Idriss TINTO
Last modified   Thu Sep 24 2015 06:42:44 GMT+0000 (UTC)