In 2015, energy intensity in Burkina Faso was 6 MJ per dollar of GDP. In the ranking by energy intensity including 188 countries, Burkina Faso has the 143rd rank that is close to the positions of such countries as Botswana and the Burundi. Compared to Nicaragua which at the top of the ranking with energy intensity of 5 MJ per dollar of GDP in 2015, Burkina Faso has 11.10 % percent higher energy intensity.The description is composed by Yodatai, our digital data assistant. Have a question? Ask Yodatai ›
Energy intensity level of primary energy is the ratio between energy supply and gross domestic product measured at purchasing power parity at constant prices of 2011. Energy intensity is an indication of how much energy is used to produce one unit of economic output. Lower ratio indicates that less energy is used to produce one unit of output.