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GDP Mill. € [+]2016421,611M.€chart7,754M.€2016GDP Mill. € [+]
GDP Mill.$ [+]2016466,366M.$chart8,583M.$2016GDP Mill.$ [+]
GDP per capita [+]201637,400€chart713€2016GDP per capita [+]
GDP per capita [+]201641,032$chart789$2016GDP per capita [+]
Qu. GDP Per Capita [+]2017Q19,491€
Quat. GDP Mill.€ [+]2017Q1107,870M.€
Debt [+]2016446,824 M.€chart3,899 M.€2016Debt [+]
Debt [+]2016494,589 M.$chart4,315 M.$2016Debt [+]
Debt (%GDP) [+]2016105.90%chart50.30%2016Debt (%GDP) [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]201639,313 €chart359 €2016Debt Per Capita [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]201643,453$chart397$2016Debt Per Capita [+]
Deficit [+]2016-11,053 M.€chart-471 M.€2016Deficit [+]
Deficit [+]2016-12,234 M.$chart-521 M.$2016Deficit [+]
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2016-2.60%chart-6.08%2016Deficit (%GDP) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]2016225,116.1chart1,647.72016Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]
Expenditure (M.$) [+]2016249,181.0chart1,823.82016Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]201426,393.0chart326.02015Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]201435,072.9chart361.62015Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201411.97%chart17.48%2015Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]201633,842.1
Gov. Health Exp.(M.$) [+]201637,459.8
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]201415.10%chart9.55%2014Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]20163,674.0chart88.62016Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]20164,064.0chart98.12016Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20152.21%chart7.36%2013Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201653.30%chart21.26%2016Expenditure (%GDP) [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]201619,806€chart152€2016Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]201621,924$chart168$2016Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]20142,364€chart31€2015Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]20143,137$chart34$2015Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]20162,992€chart16€2014Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]20163,312$chart21$2014Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2016326€chart8€2016Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2016358$chart9$2016Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
Moody's Rating [+]03/03/2017Aa3
S&P Rating [+]11/25/2011AANR11/01/2013S&P Rating [+]
Fitch Rating [+]06/23/2017AA-B05/05/2011Fitch Rating [+]
Corruption Index [+]201677chart362016Corruption Index [+]
Competitiveness Ranking [+]201619ºchart122º2016Competitiveness Ranking [+]
Fragile States Index [+]201530.4chart78.82015Fragile States Index [+]
RTI Raking [+]11/01/2016101º
Innovation Ranking [+]201623ºchart121º2016Innovation Ranking [+]
Labour
Unemployment Rate [+]April 20176.8%
Unemployment rate [+]2017Q17.7%
Unemployed [+]2017Q1383 m.
NMW [+]20171,753.4 $
NMW [+]20171,562.6 €
Average Wage [+]201646,570€
Average Wage [+]201651,548$
Human Capital Ranking [+]201510º
Markets
10-Year Bond Yield [+]08/18/20170.72%
Risk Premium [+]08/18/201731
Stock ExchangeYTD % [+]08/18/20178.83%
Prices
CPI (overall index) [+]July 20171.8%
HICP [+]July 20171.8%
PPI Year on Year [+]June 20176.4%
Money Market
Key rates [+]03/16/20160%
Business
Doing Business [+]201742ºchart155º2017Doing Business [+]
IPI Year on Year [+]May 20171.8%
Passengers vehicles Year [+]June 2017552,215
Annual Vehicles/ 1,000 p. [+]June 201755.99
Motor vehicle production [+]2016399,427
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]2014563.14chart22.662014Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]
Taxes
Standard VAT [+]01/01/200621.00%
Top tax rate + SSC [+]201659.4%
Trade
Exports [+]2016357,502.0 M.€chart1,223.3 M.€2016Exports [+]
Exports [+]2016395,880.6 M.$chart1,354.1 M.$2016Exports [+]
Exports % GDP [+]201684.79%chart15.78%2016Exports % GDP [+]
Imports [+]2016331,455.2 M.€chart2,033.4 M.€2016Imports [+]
Imports [+]2016367,378.2 M.$chart2,250.7 M.$2016Imports [+]
Imports % GDP [+]201678.62%chart26.22%2016Imports % GDP [+]
Trade balance [+]201626,046.8 M.€chart-810.0 M.€2016Trade balance [+]
Trade balance [+]201628,502.3 M.$chart-896.6 M.$2016Trade balance [+]
Trade balance % GDP [+]20166.18%chart-10.45%2016Trade balance % GDP [+]
Retail Sales YoY [+]June 20172.1%
Socio-Demography
Density [+]2016372chart952016Density [+]
Population [+]201611,365,834chart10,872,2982016Population [+]
Immigrant stock [+]20151,387,940chart245,3992015Immigrant stock [+]
Remittance received (M.$) [+]20159,933.9chart304.32015Remittance received (M.$) [+]
% Immigrant [+]201512.27%chart2.32%2015% Immigrant [+]
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]20155,654.2chart702.62015Remittance sent (M.$) [+]
Emigrant stock [+]2015530,990chart615,8522015Emigrant stock [+]
% Emigrant [+]20154.69%chart5.82%2015% Emigrant [+]
HDI [+]20140.890chart0.4802014HDI [+]
Global Peace Ranking [+]201719ºchart79º2017Global Peace Ranking [+]
Gender Gap Ranking [+]201624ºchart127º2016Gender Gap Ranking [+]
Ranking [+]201524º
Birth Rate [+]201610.80‰chart35.59‰2015Birth Rate [+]
Fertility Rate [+]20151.70chart4.692015Fertility Rate [+]
Crude death rate [+]20169.50‰chart9.24‰2015Crude death rate [+]
Life expectancy [+]201581.10chart59.722015Life expectancy [+]
Crude marriage rate [+]20153.60‰
Crude divorce rate [+]20152.20‰
Number of homicides [+]2015220chart6542015Number of homicides [+]
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20152.0chart6.02015Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]
% risk of poverty [+]201615.5%
Environment and Energy
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20158.58chart0.532015CO2 Tons per capita [+]
  • Capital: Porto-Novo
  • Population: 11,167,000
  • Surface Area: 114,760 km2
  • Currency: West African CFA franc
  • Belongs to: ACP, ECOWAS, IMF, UN, AU