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GDP Mill. € [+]2016421,974M.€chart7,476M.€2015GDP Mill. € [+]
GDP Mill.$ [+]2016467,083M.$chart8,295M.$2015GDP Mill.$ [+]
GDP per capita [+]201637,400€chart687€2015GDP per capita [+]
GDP per capita [+]201641,294$chart762$2015GDP per capita [+]
Qu. GDP Per Capita [+]2016Q49,447€
Quat. GDP Mill.€ [+]2017Q1107,719M.€
Debt [+]2016446,824 M.€chart3,899 M.€2016Debt [+]
Debt [+]2016494,589 M.$chart4,315 M.$2016Debt [+]
Debt (%GDP) [+]2016105.90%chart50.30%2016Debt (%GDP) [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]201639,503 €chart349 €2016Debt Per Capita [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]201643,731$chart386$2016Debt Per Capita [+]
Deficit [+]2016-11,053 M.€chart-471 M.€2016Deficit [+]
Deficit [+]2016-12,234 M.$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.$) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]201124,130.7chart351.02014Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]201133,575.6chart466.32014Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201111.92%chart22.23%2014Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]201532,883.3
Gov. Health Exp.(M.$) [+]201536,484.0
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]201415.10%chart9.55%2014Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]20153,758.0chart82.02015Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]20154,170.0chart90.92015Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20152.18%chart7.36%2013Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201653.30%chart21.26%2016Expenditure (%GDP) [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]201619,902€chart148€2016Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]201622,030$chart163$2016Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]20112,196€chart33€2014Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]20113,052$chart44$2014Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]20152,921€chart16€2014Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]20153,241$chart21$2014Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2015335€chart8€2015Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2015371$chart8$2015Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
Moody's Rating [+]03/03/2017Aa3
S&P Rating [+]11/25/2011AANR11/01/2013S&P Rating [+]
Fitch Rating [+]12/23/2016AA-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 [+]2016Q47.2%
Unemployed [+]2016Q4364 m.
NMW [+]20171,614.8 $
NMW [+]20171,531.9 €
Average Wage [+]201646,570€
Average Wage [+]201651,548$
Human Capital Ranking [+]201510º
Markets
10-Year Bond Yield [+]06/29/20170.75%
Risk Premium [+]06/29/201733
Stock ExchangeYTD % [+]06/29/20175.27%
Prices
CPI (overall index) [+]May 20171.9%
HICP [+]May 20171.9%
PPI Year on Year [+]May 20179.0%
Money Market
Key rates [+]03/16/20160%
Business
Doing Business [+]201742ºchart155º2017Doing Business [+]
IPI Year on Year [+]April 20172.2%
Passengers vehicles Year [+]May 2017552,369
Annual Vehicles/ 1,000 p. [+]May 201756.21
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.$2016Exports [+]
Exports % GDP [+]201684.72%chart18.28%2015Exports % GDP [+]
Imports [+]2016331,455.2 M.€chart2,033.4 M.€2016Imports [+]
Imports [+]2016367,378.2 M.$chart2,250.7 M.$2016Imports [+]
Imports % GDP [+]201678.55%chart27.86%2015Imports % GDP [+]
Trade balance [+]201626,046.8 M.€chart-810.0 M.€2016Trade balance [+]
Trade balance [+]201628,502.3 M.$chart-896.6 M.$2016Trade balance [+]
Trade balance % GDP [+]20166.17%chart-9.59%2015Trade balance % GDP [+]
Retail Sales YoY [+]May 20171.8%
Socio-Demography
Density [+]2015370chart972016Density [+]
Population [+]201511,311,117chart11,167,0002016Population [+]
Immigrant stock [+]20151,387,940chart245,3992015Immigrant stock [+]
Remittance received (M.$) [+]20159,933.9chart304.32015Remittance received (M.$) [+]
% Immigrant [+]201512.27%chart2.26%2015% Immigrant [+]
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]20155,654.2chart702.62015Remittance sent (M.$) [+]
Emigrant stock [+]2015530,990chart615,8522015Emigrant stock [+]
% Emigrant [+]20154.69%chart5.66%2015% Emigrant [+]
HDI [+]20140.890chart0.4802014HDI [+]
Global Peace Ranking [+]201719ºchart79º2017Global Peace Ranking [+]
Gender Gap Ranking [+]201624ºchart127º2016Gender Gap Ranking [+]
Ranking [+]201524º
Birth Rate [+]201510.80‰chart35.59‰2015Birth Rate [+]
Fertility Rate [+]20151.70chart4.692015Fertility Rate [+]
Crude death rate [+]20159.80‰chart9.24‰2015Crude death rate [+]
Life expectancy [+]201581.10chart59.722015Life expectancy [+]
Crude marriage rate [+]20153.60‰
Crude divorce rate [+]20152.20‰
Number of homicides [+]2014202chart6332012Number of homicides [+]
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20141.8chart6.32012Rate 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