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GDP Mill. € [+]20157,476M.€chart12,996M.€2015GDP Mill. € [+]
GDP Mill.$ [+]20158,295M.$chart14,419M.$2015GDP Mill.$ [+]
GDP per capita [+]2015687€chart833€2015GDP per capita [+]
GDP per capita [+]2015762$chart924$2015GDP per capita [+]
Debt [+]20163,899 M.€chart5,910 M.€2014Debt [+]
Debt [+]20164,315 M.$chart7,854 M.$2014Debt [+]
Debt (%GDP) [+]201650.30%chart55.32%2014Debt (%GDP) [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]2016349 €chart388 €2014Debt Per Capita [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]2016386$chart515$2014Debt Per Capita [+]
Deficit [+]2016-471 M.€chart-164 M.€2014Deficit [+]
Deficit [+]2016-521 M.$chart-218 M.$2014Deficit [+]
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2016-6.08%chart-1.54%2014Deficit (%GDP) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]20161,647.7chart3,001.12014Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]
Expenditure (M.$) [+]20161,823.8chart3,988.02014Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]2014351.0chart140.12010Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]2014466.3chart185.72010Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201422.23%chart8.72%2010Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
253.72014Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]
337.02014Gov. Health Exp.(M.$) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]20149.55%chart8.49%2014Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]201582.0chart339.52015Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]201590.9chart376.72015Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20137.36%chart9.89%1997Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201621.26%chart28.09%2014Expenditure (%GDP) [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2016148€chart197€2014Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2016163$chart262$2014Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]201433€chart11€2010Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]201444$chart15$2010Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201416€chart17€2014Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201421$chart23$2014Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]20158€chart22€2015Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]20158$chart24$2015Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
S&P Rating [+]11/01/2013NR
Fitch Rating [+]05/05/2011B
Corruption Index [+]201636chart222016Corruption Index [+]
Competitiveness Ranking [+]2016122ºchart125º2016Competitiveness Ranking [+]
Fragile States Index [+]201578.8chart100.02015Fragile States Index [+]
80º11/01/2016RTI Raking [+]
Innovation Ranking [+]2016121ºchart133º2015Innovation Ranking [+]
Business
Doing Business [+]2017155ºchart161º2017Doing Business [+]
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]201422.66chart59.032014Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]
Taxes
15.00%01/01/2009Standard VAT [+]
51.5%2015Top tax rate + SSC [+]
Trade
Exports [+]20161,223.3 M.€chart2,558.7 M.€2016Exports [+]
Exports [+]20161,354.1 M.$chart2,832.3 M.$2016Exports [+]
Exports % GDP [+]201518.28%chart18.75%2015Exports % GDP [+]
Imports [+]20162,033.4 M.€chart3,342.7 M.€2016Imports [+]
Imports [+]20162,250.7 M.$chart3,700.0 M.$2016Imports [+]
Imports % GDP [+]201527.86%chart27.74%2015Imports % GDP [+]
Trade balance [+]2016-810.0 M.€chart-783.9 M.€2016Trade balance [+]
Trade balance [+]2016-896.6 M.$chart-867.7 M.$2016Trade balance [+]
Trade balance % GDP [+]2015-9.59%chart-8.99%2015Trade balance % GDP [+]
Socio-Demography
Density [+]201697chart412016Density [+]
Population [+]201611,167,000chart15,967,0002016Population [+]
Immigrant stock [+]2015245,399chart398,8662015Immigrant stock [+]
Remittance received (M.$) [+]2015304.3
% Immigrant [+]20152.26%chart2.56%2015% Immigrant [+]
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]2015702.6chart67.72015Remittance sent (M.$) [+]
Emigrant stock [+]2015615,852chart856,3452015Emigrant stock [+]
% Emigrant [+]20155.66%chart5.49%2015% Emigrant [+]
HDI [+]20140.480chart0.5092014HDI [+]
Global Peace Ranking [+]201672ºchart127º2016Global Peace Ranking [+]
Gender Gap Ranking [+]2016127ºchart56º2016Gender Gap Ranking [+]
Birth Rate [+]201535.59‰chart34.52‰2015Birth Rate [+]
Fertility Rate [+]20154.69chart3.862015Fertility Rate [+]
Crude death rate [+]20159.24‰chart9.09‰2015Crude death rate [+]
Life expectancy [+]201559.72chart59.162015Life expectancy [+]
Number of homicides [+]2012633chart9812012Number of homicides [+]
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20126.3chart6.72012Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]
Environment and Energy
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20140.50chart0.902014CO2 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