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Burkina Faso

General Information
Surface area274 000  km2
UN StatusUN member since 20 September 1960
CurrencyCFA Franc BCEAO
Currency codeXOF
Internet top-level domain (TLD)BF
National Statistical Office National Statistical Office of Burkina Faso

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Freedom Status in Burkina Faso

Freedom Status


Source: freedomhouse.org
The status of Freedom designation of Free, Partly Free, or Not Free, which is determined by the combination of the political rights and civil liberties ratings, indicates the general state of freedom in a country or territory. The rating of 1 through 7, with 1 representing the highest and 7 the lowest level of freedom, corresponds to a range of total scores. Avareges 1.0 to 2.5 are considered Free, 3.0 to 5.0 Partly Free, and 5.5 to 7.0 Not Free.

See also:
 Freedom Status in Africa
 Freedom Status in the world