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GDP Mill.$ [+]20158,291M.$chart1,438M.$2015GDP Mill.$ [+]
GDP Mill. € [+]20157,472M.€chart1,296M.€2015GDP Mill. € [+]
GDP per capita [+]2015762$chart15,476$2015GDP per capita [+]
GDP per capita [+]2015687€chart13,947€2015GDP per capita [+]
Debt [+]20131,744 M.€chart845 M.€2015Debt [+]
Debt [+]20132,316 M.$chart938 M.$2015Debt [+]
Debt (%GDP) [+]201325.42%chart69.00%2015Debt (%GDP) [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]2013225$chart10,678$2015Debt Per Capita [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]2013169 €chart9,096 €2015Debt Per Capita [+]
Deficit [+]2013-129 M.€chart23 M.€2015Deficit [+]
Deficit [+]2013-171 M.$chart26 M.$2015Deficit [+]
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2013-1.88%chart1.89%2015Deficit (%GDP) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]20131,403.8chart401.52015Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]
Expenditure (M.$) [+]20131,864.4chart445.42015Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]2014465.5chart36.72011Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]2014350.3chart27.62011Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201422.23%chart10.39%2011Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]20149.55%chart9.70%2014Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]201590.9chart18.12015Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]201581.9chart16.32015Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20137.36%chart8.82%2014Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201320.46%chart32.78%2015Expenditure (%GDP) [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2013181$chart4,795$2015Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2013136€chart4,322€2015Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]201444$chart420$2011Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]201433€chart318€2011Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201421$chart459$2014Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201416€chart366€2014Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]20158$chart195$2015Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]20158€chart175€2015Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
S&P Rating [+]11/01/2013NR
Fitch Rating [+]05/05/2011BBB-07/29/2016Fitch Rating [+]
Corruption Index [+]201636chart552015Corruption Index [+]
Competitiveness Ranking [+]2016122ºchart97º2016Competitiveness Ranking [+]
Fragile States Index [+]201578.8chart62.12015Fragile States Index [+]
Innovation Ranking [+]2016121ºchart65º2015Innovation Ranking [+]
Prices
-0.6%January 2017CPI (overall index) [+]
Business
Doing Business [+]2017155ºchart93º2017Doing Business [+]
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]201422.64
Trade
Exports [+]20151,831.3 M.€chart386.6 M.€2015Exports [+]
Exports [+]20152,031.8 M.$chart428.9 M.$2015Exports [+]
Exports % GDP [+]201524.51%chart29.84%2015Exports % GDP [+]
Imports [+]20152,729.0 M.€chart893.5 M.€2015Imports [+]
Imports [+]20153,027.8 M.$chart991.3 M.$2015Imports [+]
Imports % GDP [+]201536.52%chart68.96%2015Imports % GDP [+]
Trade balance [+]2015-897.7 M.€chart-506.9 M.€2015Trade balance [+]
Trade balance [+]2015-996.0 M.$chart-562.3 M.$2015Trade balance [+]
Trade balance % GDP [+]2015-12.01%chart-39.12%2015Trade balance % GDP [+]
Socio-Demography
Remittance received (M.$) [+]2015304.3chart16.42015Remittance received (M.$) [+]
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]2015702.6chart50.22015Remittance sent (M.$) [+]
Crude death rate [+]20149.36‰chart7.90‰2014Crude death rate [+]
Density [+]201595chart2042015Density [+]
Population [+]201510,879,829chart92,9002015Population [+]
Immigrant stock [+]2015245,399chart12,7912015Immigrant stock [+]
HDI [+]20140.480chart0.7722014HDI [+]
Global Peace Ranking [+]201672º
Gender Gap Ranking [+]2016127º
Birth Rate [+]201436.01‰chart17.00‰2014Birth Rate [+]
Fertility Rate [+]20144.77chart2.302014Fertility Rate [+]
Life expectancy [+]201459.51chart73.232014Life expectancy [+]
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20126.3chart9.52012Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]
Number of homicides [+]2012633chart92012Number of homicides [+]
Environment and Energy
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20140.50chart5.832014CO2 Tons per capita [+]
  • Capital: Porto-Novo
  • Population: 10,879,829
  • Surface Area: 114,760 km2
  • Currency: West African CFA franc
  • Belongs to: ACP, ECOWAS, IMF, UN, AU