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GDP Mill. € [+]20157,476M.€chart790M.€2015GDP Mill. € [+]
GDP Mill.$ [+]20158,295M.$chart877M.$2015GDP Mill.$ [+]
GDP per capita [+]2015687€chart14,216€2015GDP per capita [+]
GDP per capita [+]2015762$chart15,772$2015GDP per capita [+]
Debt [+]20163,899 M.€chart519 M.€2014Debt [+]
Debt [+]20164,315 M.$chart690 M.$2014Debt [+]
Debt (%GDP) [+]201650.30%chart81.36%2014Debt (%GDP) [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]2016349 €chart9,448 €2014Debt Per Capita [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]2016386$chart12,557$2014Debt Per Capita [+]
Deficit [+]2016-471 M.€chart61 M.€2014Deficit [+]
Deficit [+]2016-521 M.$chart81 M.$2014Deficit [+]
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2016-6.08%chart9.58%2014Deficit (%GDP) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]20161,647.7chart208.32014Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]
Expenditure (M.$) [+]20161,823.8chart276.72014Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]2014351.0chart20.82007Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]2014466.3chart28.52007Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201422.23%chart12.75%2007Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]20149.55%chart6.89%2014Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]201582.0
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]201590.9
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20137.36%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201621.26%chart32.63%2014Expenditure (%GDP) [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2016148€chart3,790€2014Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2016163$chart5,035$2014Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]201433€chart412€2007Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]201444$chart564$2007Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201416€chart249€2014Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201421$chart331$2014Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]20158€
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]20158$
S&P Rating [+]11/01/2013NR
Fitch Rating [+]05/05/2011B
Corruption Index [+]201636
Competitiveness Ranking [+]2016122º
Fragile States Index [+]201578.8
Innovation Ranking [+]2016121º
Business
Doing Business [+]2017155ºchart134º2017Doing Business [+]
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]201422.66
Trade
Exports [+]20161,223.3 M.€chart38.9 M.€2016Exports [+]
Exports [+]20161,354.1 M.$chart43.0 M.$2016Exports [+]
Exports % GDP [+]201518.28%chart4.68%2015Exports % GDP [+]
Imports [+]20162,033.4 M.€chart280.1 M.€2016Imports [+]
Imports [+]20162,250.7 M.$chart310.0 M.$2016Imports [+]
Imports % GDP [+]201527.86%chart33.87%2015Imports % GDP [+]
Trade balance [+]2016-810.0 M.€chart-241.2 M.€2016Trade balance [+]
Trade balance [+]2016-896.6 M.$chart-267.0 M.$2016Trade balance [+]
Trade balance % GDP [+]2015-9.59%chart-29.19%2015Trade balance % GDP [+]
Socio-Demography
Density [+]201697chart2152016Density [+]
Population [+]201611,167,000chart56,0002016Population [+]
Immigrant stock [+]2015245,399chart7,4432015Immigrant stock [+]
Remittance received (M.$) [+]2015304.3chart51.62015Remittance received (M.$) [+]
% Immigrant [+]20152.26%chart13.39%2015% Immigrant [+]
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]2015702.6chart8.02015Remittance sent (M.$) [+]
Emigrant stock [+]2015615,852chart39,1322015Emigrant stock [+]
% Emigrant [+]20155.66%chart70.42%2015% Emigrant [+]
HDI [+]20140.480chart0.7522014HDI [+]
Global Peace Ranking [+]201672º
Gender Gap Ranking [+]2016127º
Birth Rate [+]201535.59‰chart17.30‰2002Birth Rate [+]
Fertility Rate [+]20154.69chart2.112002Fertility Rate [+]
Crude death rate [+]20159.24‰chart10.80‰2002Crude death rate [+]
Life expectancy [+]201559.72chart71.342002Life expectancy [+]
Number of homicides [+]2012633chart182012Number of homicides [+]
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20126.3chart33.62012Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]
Environment and Energy
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20140.50chart3.182014CO2 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