Burkina Faso Population 2022

Population Burkina Faso 2022 is 20 870 145 people. Burkina Faso ranks 59 in terms of population in the world - 0.27% of all inhabitants of the Earth. The capital of Burkina Faso is Ouagadougou, the official currency is the CFA Franc BCEAO (XOF). Chislennost.com has used information from reliable sources. Find out the population of a country, city, district at Chislennost.com.

  1. Population rank
  2. Life expectancy
  3. Age
  4. Total area

Population of Burkina Faso

20 870 145 people Flag of  Burkina Faso Flag of Burkina Faso Data in May 2022

Population rank, Life expectancy, age and total area Burkina Faso

Population rank Burkina Faso 20 870 145 people
Male population 49.7%
Female population 50.3%
Life expectancy Burkina Faso
Life expectancy Male 51.8
Life expectancy Female 55.7
Median age Burkina Faso 17 age
<15 years 45.8%
15 - 65 years 51.7%
>65 years 2.5%
Total area
Total area Burkina Faso 274000 km2 (#74 in world)
Population density 76.17 per km2
The site chislennost.com uses information from official sources and is updated every month. Some data may differ due to the lack of the latest census.


⚡ When was the population counted?

The population count in Burkina Faso was carried out in 2022.

⚡ What place does Burkina Faso occupy in terms of population on Earth?

Burkina Faso takes 59st place in the ranking of the population of countries on Earth.

⚡ Which city is the capital of Burkina Faso?

The capital of Burkina Faso is the city of Ouagadougou with a population of 1 181 702 people.