International Tourism, Expenditure (USD) rose 10.0% to USD 176 mil in Burkina Faso in 2016

International Tourism, Expenditure (USD) (USD mil)
Travel & Hospitality | Burkina Faso | May 17, 2019
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Expenditure of international tourism reached 176 USD mil in 2016 in Burkina Faso, according to Eurostat. This is 10 % more than in the previous year.

Historically, expenditure of international tourism in Burkina Faso reached an all time high of 215 USD mil in 2013 and an all time low of 30.0 USD mil in 2000. When compared to Burkina Faso's main peers, expenditure of international tourism in Ghana amounted to 1,571 USD mil, 491 USD mil in Ivory Coast and 111 USD mil in Niger in 2016.

Burkina Faso has been ranked 133rd within the group of 162 countries we follow in terms of expenditure of international tourism, 8 places above the position seen 10 years ago.

International tourism expenditure is the expenditure of international outbound visitors in other countries, including payments to foreign carriers for international transport.

International Tourism, Expenditure (USD) Unit 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Algeria USD mil 595 598 531 679 762
Benin USD mil 81.0 96.0 39.5 54.2 141 ...
Burkina Faso USD mil 129 146 215 176 160 ...
Chad USD mil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Ghana USD mil 1,026 976 982 947 1,405
Guinea USD mil 49.0 41.0 60.5 28.8 38.0
Ivory Coast USD mil 580 560 583 625 560 ...
Liberia USD mil 132 153 170 227 152 ... ...
Libya USD mil ... 2,654 2,598 1,325 1,066 ...
Mali USD mil 171 164 189 231 150 ... ...
Mauritania USD mil ... ... ... 101 105 112 73.0
Niger USD mil 57.0 132 81.0 129 140 ...
Togo USD mil 81.0 46.0 58.0 60.0 53.0 ...