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GDP Mill. € [+]20157,476M.€chart17,901M.€2016GDP Mill. € [+]
GDP Mill.$ [+]20158,295M.$chart19,810M.$2016GDP Mill.$ [+]
GDP per capita [+]2015687€chart21,000€2016GDP per capita [+]
GDP per capita [+]2015762$chart23,352$2016GDP per capita [+]
5,183€2015Q3Qu. GDP Per Capita [+]
4,390M.€2015Q3Quat. GDP Mill.€ [+]
Debt [+]20163,899 M.€chart19,298 M.€2016Debt [+]
Debt [+]20164,315 M.$chart21,361 M.$2016Debt [+]
Debt (%GDP) [+]201650.30%chart107.80%2016Debt (%GDP) [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]2016349 €chart22,757 €2016Debt Per Capita [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]2016386$chart25,173$2016Debt Per Capita [+]
Deficit [+]2016-471 M.€chart64 M.€2016Deficit [+]
Deficit [+]2016-521 M.$chart71 M.$2016Deficit [+]
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2016-6.08%chart0.40%2016Deficit (%GDP) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]20161,647.7chart6,955.02016Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]
Expenditure (M.$) [+]20161,823.8chart7,698.52016Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]2014351.0chart1,311.12011Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]2014466.3chart1,824.22011Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201422.23%chart15.54%2011Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
531.32014Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]
705.82014Gov. Health Exp.(M.$) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]20149.55%chart7.58%2014Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]201582.0chart318.92015Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]201590.9chart353.82015Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20137.36%chart4.67%2015Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201621.26%chart38.90%2016Expenditure (%GDP) [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2016148€chart8,202€2016Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2016163$chart9,078$2016Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]201433€chart1,542€2011Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]201444$chart2,172$2011Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201416€chart686€2014Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201421$chart907$2014Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]20158€chart376€2015Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]20158$chart418$2015Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
B111/11/2016Moody's Rating [+]
S&P Rating [+]11/01/2013NRBB+03/17/2017S&P Rating [+]
Fitch Rating [+]05/05/2011BBB-04/21/2017Fitch Rating [+]
Corruption Index [+]201636chart552016Corruption Index [+]
Competitiveness Ranking [+]2016122ºchart65º2016Competitiveness Ranking [+]
Fragile States Index [+]201578.8chart66.22015Fragile States Index [+]
Innovation Ranking [+]2016121ºchart31º2016Innovation Ranking [+]
Labour
12.5%March 2017Unemployment Rate [+]
13.0%2016Q4Unemployment rate [+]
56 m.2016Q4Unemployed [+]
1,056.3 $2015NMW [+]
870.0 €2015NMW [+]
22,337€2007Average Wage [+]
30,612$2007Average Wage [+]
27º2015Human Capital Ranking [+]
Markets
16.58%05/26/2017Stock ExchangeYTD % [+]
Prices
2.1%April 2017HICP [+]
5.3%March 2017PPI Year on Year [+]
Money Market
0%03/16/2016Key rates [+]
Business
Doing Business [+]2017155ºchart45º2017Doing Business [+]
7.4%February 2017IPI Year on Year [+]
12,931April 2017Passengers vehicles Year [+]
17.79April 2017Annual Vehicles/ 1,000 p. [+]
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]201422.66chart691.282014Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]
Taxes
19.00%01/13/2014Standard VAT [+]
35.0%2016Top tax rate + SSC [+]
Trade
Exports [+]20161,223.3 M.€chart1,690.9 M.€2016Exports [+]
Exports [+]20161,354.1 M.$chart1,871.4 M.$2016Exports [+]
Exports % GDP [+]201518.28%chart9.45%2016Exports % GDP [+]
Imports [+]20162,033.4 M.€chart5,864.8 M.€2016Imports [+]
Imports [+]20162,250.7 M.$chart6,490.6 M.$2016Imports [+]
Imports % GDP [+]201527.86%chart32.76%2016Imports % GDP [+]
Trade balance [+]2016-810.0 M.€chart-4,173.8 M.€2016Trade balance [+]
Trade balance [+]2016-896.6 M.$chart-4,619.2 M.$2016Trade balance [+]
Trade balance % GDP [+]2015-9.59%chart-23.32%2016Trade balance % GDP [+]
3.2%February 2017Retail Sales YoY [+]
Socio-Demography
Density [+]201697chart922016Density [+]
Population [+]201611,167,000chart848,0002016Population [+]
Immigrant stock [+]2015245,399chart196,1672015Immigrant stock [+]
Remittance received (M.$) [+]2015304.3chart248.72015Remittance received (M.$) [+]
% Immigrant [+]20152.26%chart23.12%2015% Immigrant [+]
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]2015702.6chart409.52015Remittance sent (M.$) [+]
Emigrant stock [+]2015615,852chart177,1852015Emigrant stock [+]
% Emigrant [+]20155.66%chart20.89%2015% Emigrant [+]
HDI [+]20140.480chart0.8502014HDI [+]
Global Peace Ranking [+]201672ºchart71º2016Global Peace Ranking [+]
Gender Gap Ranking [+]2016127ºchart84º2016Gender Gap Ranking [+]
30º2015Ranking [+]
Birth Rate [+]201535.59‰chart10.80‰2015Birth Rate [+]
Fertility Rate [+]20154.69chart1.322015Fertility Rate [+]
Crude death rate [+]20159.24‰chart6.90‰2015Crude death rate [+]
Life expectancy [+]201559.72chart81.802015Life expectancy [+]
7.20‰2015Crude marriage rate [+]
2.10‰2015Crude divorce rate [+]
Number of homicides [+]2012633chart112014Number of homicides [+]
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20126.3chart0.12014Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]
16.2%2015% risk of poverty [+]
Environment and Energy
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20140.50chart6.282014CO2 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