Burundi's economy is based on agriculture, accounting for 44.9 %of GDP in 2006. Burundi was self sfficient in food but the civil war had cmpletely damaged its production. Its GDP (NOMINAL) per capita measured in 2007,
Existence of left party in Burundi :
i) Burundian Communist Party,
ii)front for Democracy in burundi
iii)Indepenent Workers Party,
iv) Panafricanist socialist movement.