passport of Burundi

Burundi Passport

Passport rankings out of 193 countries

Freedom of travel140

Asset protection107

Quality of life152

"Plan B"149

About Burundi

A state in East Africa, which is considered one of the least developed in the world. More than half of the country’s population lives below the poverty line. Most of the working people are employed in agriculture: they grow coffee, tea and cotton, and are engaged in cattle breeding.

Gold, nickel, kaolin, tungsten are mined in Burundi. The industry is poorly developed and is mainly focused on the processing of coffee, tea, wood and cotton.


11.1 million



Official language

Rundi, French and English

GDP per capita


Time zone



Burundian franc

Grounds for obtaining a Burundi passport

Burundi allows dual citizenship

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Birth to citizens of the country

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Marriage to a citizen of the country

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Work for the country's government

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Estimated time: 10 years

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Parents citizenship

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Special conditions

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Special services to the state

Obtaining a Burundi passport by naturalization: requirements for applicants

Knowledge of state language

Assimilation or cultural knowledge

Stable financial status

Good health

No criminal records