Benin, is a country located at Western Africa, it has an area of 114,760 Km2,
Benin, with a population of 10,879,829 people, it is ranked at 81º position by population of 196 countries ant it has a moderate population density, 95 people per km2.
The capital is Porto-Novo and its currency is West African CFA franc
Benin is holding the 143 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2013 was 1,744 millions of euros2,316 millions of dollars, ( 25.42% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is 169 € euros per inhabitant224$ dollars per inhabitant.
In terms of the human development index (HDI) of Benin, which is the index used by the United Nations to measure the progress of a country, was 0.48 points in 2014, leaving it in 166th place in the table of 187 countries published.
If the reason to visit Benin are business, you must know it's in the 155th of the Doing Business ranking , which provides objective measures of business regulations for local firms.
In the tables at the bottom of the page, you can see more information about the economy and demography of Benin, if you want to see information about other countries click here