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GDP Mill. € [+]20157,476M.€chart1,911M.€2016GDP Mill. € [+]
GDP Mill.$ [+]20158,295M.$chart2,115M.$2016GDP Mill.$ [+]
GDP per capita [+]2015687€chart2,453€2016GDP per capita [+]
GDP per capita [+]2015762$chart2,715$2016GDP per capita [+]
Debt [+]20163,899 M.€chart2,107 M.€2016Debt [+]
Debt [+]20164,315 M.$chart2,332 M.$2016Debt [+]
Debt (%GDP) [+]201650.30%chart110.24%2016Debt (%GDP) [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]2016349 €chart2,705 €2016Debt Per Capita [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]2016386$chart2,993$2016Debt Per Capita [+]
Deficit [+]2016-471 M.€chart-40 M.€2016Deficit [+]
Deficit [+]2016-521 M.$chart-44 M.$2016Deficit [+]
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2016-6.08%chart-2.09%2016Deficit (%GDP) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]20161,647.7chart603.82016Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]
Expenditure (M.$) [+]20161,823.8chart668.32016Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]2014351.0chart82.12014Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]2014466.3chart109.12014Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201422.23%chart17.82%2014Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]20149.55%chart8.03%2014Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]201582.0
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]201590.9
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20137.36%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201621.26%chart31.59%2016Expenditure (%GDP) [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2016148€chart775€2016Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2016163$chart858$2016Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]201433€chart107€2014Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]201444$chart142$2014Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201416€chart47€2014Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201421$chart62$2014Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]20158€
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]20158$
S&P Rating [+]11/01/2013NR
Fitch Rating [+]05/05/2011B
Corruption Index [+]201636chart652016Corruption Index [+]
Competitiveness Ranking [+]2016122ºchart105º2016Competitiveness Ranking [+]
Fragile States Index [+]201578.8chart78.72015Fragile States Index [+]
Innovation Ranking [+]2016121ºchart96º2016Innovation Ranking [+]
Labour
87º2015Human Capital Ranking [+]
Business
Doing Business [+]2017155ºchart73º2017Doing Business [+]
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]201422.66
Trade
Exports [+]20161,223.3 M.€chart424.6 M.€2016Exports [+]
Exports [+]20161,354.1 M.$chart470.0 M.$2016Exports [+]
Exports % GDP [+]201518.28%chart22.22%2016Exports % GDP [+]
Imports [+]20162,033.4 M.€chart930.5 M.€2016Imports [+]
Imports [+]20162,250.7 M.$chart1,030.0 M.$2016Imports [+]
Imports % GDP [+]201527.86%chart48.70%2016Imports % GDP [+]
Trade balance [+]2016-810.0 M.€chart-505.9 M.€2016Trade balance [+]
Trade balance [+]2016-896.6 M.$chart-560.0 M.$2016Trade balance [+]
Trade balance % GDP [+]2015-9.59%chart-26.48%2016Trade balance % GDP [+]
Socio-Demography
Density [+]201697chart202015Density [+]
Population [+]201611,167,000chart779,0002015Population [+]
Immigrant stock [+]2015245,399chart51,1062015Immigrant stock [+]
Remittance received (M.$) [+]2015304.3chart19.72015Remittance received (M.$) [+]
% Immigrant [+]20152.26%chart6.56%2015% Immigrant [+]
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]2015702.6chart189.12015Remittance sent (M.$) [+]
Emigrant stock [+]2015615,852chart44,1902015Emigrant stock [+]
% Emigrant [+]20155.66%chart5.67%2015% Emigrant [+]
HDI [+]20140.480chart0.6052014HDI [+]
Global Peace Ranking [+]201672ºchart13º2016Global Peace Ranking [+]
Gender Gap Ranking [+]2016127ºchart121º2016Gender Gap Ranking [+]
Birth Rate [+]201535.59‰chart17.40‰2015Birth Rate [+]
Fertility Rate [+]20154.69chart1.982015Fertility Rate [+]
Crude death rate [+]20159.24‰chart6.22‰2015Crude death rate [+]
Life expectancy [+]201559.72chart69.832015Life expectancy [+]
Number of homicides [+]2012633chart212014Number of homicides [+]
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20126.3chart2.72014Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]
Environment and Energy
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20140.50chart1.882014CO2 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