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GDP Mill. € [+]20157,476M.€chart10,193M.€2016GDP Mill. € [+]
GDP Mill.$ [+]20158,295M.$chart11,283M.$2016GDP Mill.$ [+]
GDP per capita [+]2015687€chart355€2016GDP per capita [+]
GDP per capita [+]2015762$chart392$2016GDP per capita [+]
Debt [+]20163,899 M.€chart11,746 M.€2016Debt [+]
Debt [+]20164,315 M.$chart13,001 M.$2016Debt [+]
Debt (%GDP) [+]201650.30%chart115.20%2016Debt (%GDP) [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]2016349 €chart409 €2016Debt Per Capita [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]2016386$chart452$2016Debt Per Capita [+]
Deficit [+]2016-471 M.€chart-607 M.€2016Deficit [+]
Deficit [+]2016-521 M.$chart-672 M.$2016Deficit [+]
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2016-6.08%chart-5.95%2016Deficit (%GDP) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]20161,647.7chart3,129.72016Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]
Expenditure (M.$) [+]20161,823.8chart3,464.22016Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]2014351.0chart809.72013Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]2014466.3chart1,075.42013Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201422.23%chart19.03%2013Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]20149.55%chart8.81%2014Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]201582.0chart132.52015Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]201590.9chart147.02015Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20137.36%chart3.75%2012Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201621.26%chart30.70%2016Expenditure (%GDP) [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2016148€chart109€2016Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2016163$chart120$2016Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]201433€chart31€2013Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]201444$chart41$2013Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201416€chart18€2014Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201421$chart24$2014Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]20158€chart5€2015Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]20158$chart5$2015Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
Aa203/02/2014Moody's Rating [+]
S&P Rating [+]11/01/2013NRSD01/18/2017S&P Rating [+]
Fitch Rating [+]05/05/2011BRD04/28/2017Fitch Rating [+]
Corruption Index [+]201636chart272016Corruption Index [+]
Competitiveness Ranking [+]2016122ºchart137º2014Competitiveness Ranking [+]
Fragile States Index [+]201578.8
99º11/01/2016RTI Raking [+]
Innovation Ranking [+]2016121ºchart84º2016Innovation Ranking [+]
Business
Doing Business [+]2017155ºchart137º2017Doing Business [+]
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]201422.66chart13.962014Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]
Taxes
17.00%01/01/2006Standard VAT [+]
32.0%2015Top tax rate + SSC [+]
Trade
Exports [+]20161,223.3 M.€chart3,030.9 M.€2016Exports [+]
Exports [+]20161,354.1 M.$chart3,354.9 M.$2016Exports [+]
Exports % GDP [+]201518.28%chart29.73%2016Exports % GDP [+]
Imports [+]20162,033.4 M.€chart4,783.9 M.€2016Imports [+]
Imports [+]20162,250.7 M.$chart5,295.3 M.$2016Imports [+]
Imports % GDP [+]201527.86%chart46.93%2016Imports % GDP [+]
Trade balance [+]2016-810.0 M.€chart-1,753.0 M.€2016Trade balance [+]
Trade balance [+]2016-896.6 M.$chart-1,940.4 M.$2016Trade balance [+]
Trade balance % GDP [+]2015-9.59%chart-17.20%2016Trade balance % GDP [+]
Socio-Demography
Density [+]201697chart362016Density [+]
Population [+]201611,167,000chart28,751,0002016Population [+]
Immigrant stock [+]2015245,399chart222,9282015Immigrant stock [+]
Remittance received (M.$) [+]2015304.3chart195.62015Remittance received (M.$) [+]
% Immigrant [+]20152.26%chart0.80%2015% Immigrant [+]
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]2015702.6chart56.02015Remittance sent (M.$) [+]
Emigrant stock [+]2015615,852chart713,8672015Emigrant stock [+]
% Emigrant [+]20155.66%chart2.55%2015% Emigrant [+]
HDI [+]20140.480
Global Peace Ranking [+]201779ºchart78º2017Global Peace Ranking [+]
Gender Gap Ranking [+]2016127ºchart21º2016Gender Gap Ranking [+]
Birth Rate [+]201535.59‰chart38.81‰2015Birth Rate [+]
Fertility Rate [+]20154.69chart5.302015Fertility Rate [+]
Crude death rate [+]20159.24‰chart11.24‰2015Crude death rate [+]
Life expectancy [+]201559.72chart55.372015Life expectancy [+]
Number of homicides [+]2012633chart8752010Number of homicides [+]
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20126.3chart3.62010Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]
Environment and Energy
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20150.53chart0.172015CO2 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