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GDP Mill. € [+]20157,476M.€chart367,647M.€2016GDP Mill. € [+]
GDP Mill.$ [+]20158,295M.$chart406,949M.$2016GDP Mill.$ [+]
GDP per capita [+]2015687€chart5,341€2016GDP per capita [+]
GDP per capita [+]2015762$chart5,912$2016GDP per capita [+]
Debt [+]20163,899 M.€chart152,178 M.€2015Debt [+]
Debt [+]20164,315 M.$chart168,842 M.$2015Debt [+]
Debt (%GDP) [+]201650.30%chart42.69%2015Debt (%GDP) [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]2016349 €chart2,211 €2015Debt Per Capita [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]2016386$chart2,476$2015Debt Per Capita [+]
Deficit [+]2016-471 M.€chart474 M.€2015Deficit [+]
Deficit [+]2016-521 M.$chart526 M.$2015Deficit [+]
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2016-6.08%chart0.13%2015Deficit (%GDP) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]20161,647.7chart79,308.32015Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]
Expenditure (M.$) [+]20161,823.8chart87,992.62015Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]2014351.0chart15,230.52012Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]2014466.3chart19,593.12012Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201422.23%chart21.40%2012Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
15,801.12014Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]
20,991.82014Gov. Health Exp.(M.$) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]20149.55%chart23.25%2014Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]201582.0chart5,169.82015Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]201590.9chart5,795.32015Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20137.36%chart7.62%2015Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201621.26%chart22.25%2015Expenditure (%GDP) [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2016148€chart1,152€2015Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2016163$chart1,278$2015Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]201433€chart224€2012Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]201444$chart288$2012Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201416€chart249€2014Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201421$chart332$2014Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]20158€chart75€2015Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]20158$chart84$2015Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
Baa106/02/2014Moody's Rating [+]
S&P Rating [+]11/01/2013NRBBB+08/26/2004S&P Rating [+]
Fitch Rating [+]05/05/2011BBBB+06/14/2017Fitch Rating [+]
Corruption Index [+]201636chart352016Corruption Index [+]
Competitiveness Ranking [+]2016122ºchart32º2016Competitiveness Ranking [+]
Fragile States Index [+]201578.8chart79.12015Fragile States Index [+]
71º11/01/2016RTI Raking [+]
Innovation Ranking [+]2016121ºchart52º2016Innovation Ranking [+]
Labour
0.3%2016Q3Unemployment rate [+]
98 m.2016Q3Unemployed [+]
255.0 $2013NMW [+]
193.3 €2013NMW [+]
57º2015Human Capital Ranking [+]
Markets
38.289006/27/2017Euro / Thai Bahts [+]
2.82%06/27/2017Stock ExchangeYTD % [+]
Money Market
1.50%04/29/2015Key rates [+]
Business
Doing Business [+]2017155ºchart46º2017Doing Business [+]
1,944,4172016Motor vehicle production [+]
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]201422.66chart227.292014Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]
Taxes
7.00%01/01/2006Standard VAT [+]
35.0%2015Top tax rate + SSC [+]
Trade
Exports [+]20161,223.3 M.€chart194,531.2 M.€2016Exports [+]
Exports [+]20161,354.1 M.$chart215,326.6 M.$2016Exports [+]
Exports % GDP [+]201518.28%chart52.91%2016Exports % GDP [+]
Imports [+]20162,033.4 M.€chart175,867.3 M.€2016Imports [+]
Imports [+]20162,250.7 M.$chart194,667.5 M.$2016Imports [+]
Imports % GDP [+]201527.86%chart47.84%2016Imports % GDP [+]
Trade balance [+]2016-810.0 M.€chart18,663.9 M.€2016Trade balance [+]
Trade balance [+]2016-896.6 M.$chart20,659.1 M.$2016Trade balance [+]
Trade balance % GDP [+]2015-9.59%chart5.08%2016Trade balance % GDP [+]
Socio-Demography
Density [+]201697chart1342015Density [+]
Population [+]201611,167,000chart68,838,0002015Population [+]
Immigrant stock [+]2015245,399chart3,913,2582015Immigrant stock [+]
Remittance received (M.$) [+]2015304.3chart5,217.72015Remittance received (M.$) [+]
% Immigrant [+]20152.26%chart5.68%2015% Immigrant [+]
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]2015702.6chart4,478.12015Remittance sent (M.$) [+]
Emigrant stock [+]2015615,852chart854,3272015Emigrant stock [+]
% Emigrant [+]20155.66%chart1.24%2015% Emigrant [+]
HDI [+]20140.480chart0.7262014HDI [+]
Global Peace Ranking [+]201779ºchart120º2017Global Peace Ranking [+]
Gender Gap Ranking [+]2016127ºchart71º2016Gender Gap Ranking [+]
34º2015Ranking [+]
Birth Rate [+]201535.59‰chart10.53‰2015Birth Rate [+]
Fertility Rate [+]20154.69chart1.502015Fertility Rate [+]
Crude death rate [+]20159.24‰chart8.03‰2015Crude death rate [+]
Life expectancy [+]201559.72chart74.602015Life expectancy [+]
Number of homicides [+]2012633chart2,6492014Number of homicides [+]
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20126.3chart3.92014Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]
Environment and Energy
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20150.53chart4.112015CO2 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