Logo

 
Government
GDP Mill. € [+]2016276,805M.€chart7,476M.€2015GDP Mill. € [+]
GDP Mill.$ [+]2015301,308M.$chart8,295M.$2015GDP Mill.$ [+]
GDP per capita [+]201648,400€chart687€2015GDP per capita [+]
GDP per capita [+]201553,237$chart762$2015GDP per capita [+]
Qu. GDP Per Capita [+]2016Q412,332€
Quat. GDP Mill.€ [+]2016Q470,376M.€
Debt [+]2016104,673 M.€chart3,899 M.€2016Debt [+]
Debt [+]2016115,862 M.$chart4,315 M.$2016Debt [+]
Debt (%GDP) [+]201637.80%chart50.30%2016Debt (%GDP) [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]201618,341 €chart358 €2016Debt Per Capita [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]201621,430$chart323$2015Debt Per Capita [+]
Deficit [+]2016-2,499 M.€chart-471 M.€2016Deficit [+]
Deficit [+]2016-2,766 M.$chart-521 M.$2016Deficit [+]
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2016-0.90%chart-6.08%2016Deficit (%GDP) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]2016148,446.4chart1,647.72016Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]
Expenditure (M.$) [+]2016164,315.3chart1,823.82016Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]201121,186.5chart351.02014Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]201129,402.3chart466.32014Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201115.04%chart22.23%2014Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]201523,720.6
Gov. Health Exp.(M.$) [+]199810,830.3
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]201416.77%chart9.55%2014Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]20153,189.1chart82.02015Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]20153,535.5chart90.92015Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20132.97%chart7.36%2013Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201653.60%chart21.26%2016Expenditure (%GDP) [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]201626,011€chart151€2016Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]201628,792$chart168$2016Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]20113,803€chart33€2014Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]20115,288$chart44$2014Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]20154,191€chart16€2014Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]19982,042$chart21$2014Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2015561€chart8€2015Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2015625$chart8$2015Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
Moody's Rating [+]03/24/2017Aaa
S&P Rating [+]02/27/2001AAANR11/01/2013S&P Rating [+]
Fitch Rating [+]01/27/2017AAAB05/05/2011Fitch Rating [+]
Corruption Index [+]201690chart362016Corruption Index [+]
Competitiveness Ranking [+]201612ºchart122º2016Competitiveness Ranking [+]
Fragile States Index [+]201521.5chart78.82015Fragile States Index [+]
RTI Raking [+]11/01/201693º
Innovation Ranking [+]2016chart121º2016Innovation Ranking [+]
Labour
Unemployment Rate [+]February 20176.4%
Unemployment rate [+]2016Q46.1%
Unemployed [+]2016Q4185 m.
Average Wage [+]201655,412€
Average Wage [+]201560,375$
Human Capital Ranking [+]2015
Markets
Euro / Danish krones [+]04/24/20177.4390
10-Year Bond Yield [+]04/25/20170.64%
Risk Premium [+]04/25/201730
Stock ExchangeYTD % [+]04/24/20176.21%
Prices
CPI (overall index) [+]March 20171.0%
HICP [+]March 20170.9%
PPI Year on Year [+]March 20175.3%
Money Market
Key rates [+]01/20/20150.05%
Business
Doing Business [+]2017chart155º2017Doing Business [+]
IPI Year on Year [+]February 20173.9%
Passengers vehicles Year [+]March 2017230,656
Annual Vehicles/ 1,000 p. [+]February 201747.13
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]2014491.57chart22.662014Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]
Taxes
Standard VAT [+]01/01/199225.00%
Top tax rate + SSC [+]201655.8%
Trade
Exports [+]201686,075.9 M.€chart1,831.3 M.€2015Exports [+]
Exports [+]201595,292.6 M.$chart2,031.8 M.$2015Exports [+]
Exports % GDP [+]201631.10%chart24.49%2015Exports % GDP [+]
Imports [+]201677,281.9 M.€chart2,729.0 M.€2015Imports [+]
Imports [+]201585,522.4 M.$chart3,027.8 M.$2015Imports [+]
Imports % GDP [+]201627.92%chart36.50%2015Imports % GDP [+]
Trade balance [+]20168,794.0 M.€chart-897.7 M.€2015Trade balance [+]
Trade balance [+]20159,770.3 M.$chart-996.0 M.$2015Trade balance [+]
Trade balance % GDP [+]20163.18%chart-12.01%2015Trade balance % GDP [+]
Retail Sales YoY [+]February 2017-3.4%
Socio-Demography
Density [+]2016133chart952015Density [+]
Population [+]20165,707,000chart10,879,8292015Population [+]
Immigrant stock [+]2015572,520chart245,3992015Immigrant stock [+]
Remittance received (M.$) [+]20151,246.8chart304.32015Remittance received (M.$) [+]
% Immigrant [+]201510.03%chart2.26%2015% Immigrant [+]
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]20151,772.9chart702.62015Remittance sent (M.$) [+]
HDI [+]20140.923chart0.4802014HDI [+]
Global Peace Ranking [+]2016chart72º2016Global Peace Ranking [+]
Gender Gap Ranking [+]201619ºchart127º2016Gender Gap Ranking [+]
Ranking [+]201511º
Birth Rate [+]201510.20‰chart36.01‰2014Birth Rate [+]
Fertility Rate [+]20151.71chart4.772014Fertility Rate [+]
Crude death rate [+]20159.20‰chart9.36‰2014Crude death rate [+]
Life expectancy [+]201580.80chart59.512014Life expectancy [+]
Crude marriage rate [+]20155.10‰
Crude divorce rate [+]20152.90‰
Number of homicides [+]201458chart6332012Number of homicides [+]
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20141.0chart6.32012Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]
% risk of poverty [+]201512.2%
Environment and Energy
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20147.10chart0.502014CO2 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