General Information about Burundi

General

 

Capital Official language Currency
Bujumbura Kirundi, Französisch Burundian franc
Area Burundi
km²
Area Germany
km²
25,680 349,360
Source: WB-WDI Source: WB-WDI

 

Climate

Climate data of selected weather stations can be found here.

 

Population

 

Population Burundi total
1 000
Population Germany total
1 000
Population density Burundi
 Inhabitants per km²
Population density Germany
 Inhabitants per km²
11,531 83,133 435 237
(2019)
Source: WB-WDI
(2019)
Source: WB-WDI
(2018)
Source: WB-WDI
(2018)
Source: WB-WDI

 

Gross domestic product

 

GDP per capita Burundi
US$

GDP per capita Germany
US$

270 46,473
(2019)
Source: IMF-WEO
(2019)
Source: IMF-WEO

 

Living conditions

 

Human Development Index Burundi
Rank (from 188 states)
Human Development Index Germany
Rank (from 188 states)
Distribution of income Gini coefficient Burundi
 Figure (0 to 100; 0 = equal distribution)
Distribution of income Gini coefficient Germany
 Figure (0 to 100; 0 = equal distribution)
184 4 38.6 31.9
(2015)
Source: UNDP
(2015)
Source: UNDP
(2013)
Source: WB-WDI
(2016)
Source: WB-WDI

 

University education

 

Students in Burundi
 per 100 000 inhabitants
Students in Germany
 per 100 000 inhabitants
375 3,773
(2018)
Source: Destatis 1
(2018)
Source: Destatis 1

 

Agriculture and forestry

 

Agricultural area Burundi
% of land area
Agricultural area Germany
% of land area
Forested area Burundi
% of land area
Forested area Germany
% of land area
79.2 47.6 10.9 32.7
(2018)
Source: Destatis 2
(2018)
Source: Destatis 2

(2018)
Source: Destatis 2

(2018)
Source: Destatis 2

 

Source: Statistisches Bundesamt (Destatis): Burundi Statistisches Länderprofil, December 2020

Sources in this publication:

Destatis 1 Calculations by Statistisches Bundesamt based on figures from UNESCO
Destatis 2 Calculations by Statistisches Bundesamt based on figures from FAO
IMF-WEO International Monetary Fund, World Economic Outlook
UNDP United Nations Development Programme
WB-WDI World Bank, World Development Indicators

 


 

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