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Macro Poverty Outlook for Burkina Faso : April 2022 (英语)

The economy grew by an estimated 7.0 percent in 2021 (4.2 percent in per-capita terms), with investment-led growth in services, gold mining, and manufacturing. Due to supply bottlenecks in the agricultural sector, food insecurity remains high, and inflation approached a 10-year peak. The transition government, in place since the January 2022 coup d’état, faces significant challenges in addressing the multifaceted security, humanitarian, and food crises.