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Surface water entering the country

(billion cubic meters per year)

In 2014, surface water entering the country in Burkina Faso was 1 billion cubic meters per year. In the ranking by surface water entering the country including 188 countries, Burkina Faso has the 117th rank that is close to the positions of such countries as Denmark and the Bulgaria. Compared to Sweden which at the top of the ranking with surface water entering the country of 3 billion cubic meters per year in 2014, Burkina Faso has 66.67 % percent lower surface water entering the country.

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What is surface water entering the country?

Long-term average quantity of water annually entering the country through transboundary flow (rivers, canals, pipes). A distinction can be made between natural inflow, which is the inflow under natural conditions, and actual inflow, which is the inflow taking into consideration both inflow not submitted to treaties and inflow secured through treaties