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GDP Mill. € [+]20153,032,820M.€chart7,472M.€2015GDP Mill. € [+]
GDP Mill.$ [+]20153,365,293M.$chart8,291M.$2015GDP Mill.$ [+]
GDP per capita [+]201540,952$chart762$2015GDP per capita [+]
GDP per capita [+]201537,100€chart687€2015GDP per capita [+]
Qu. GDP Per Capita [+]2016Q39,531€
Quat. GDP Mill.€ [+]2016Q3783,065M.€
Debt [+]20152,157,880 M.€chart1,744 M.€2013Debt [+]
Debt [+]20152,394,167 M.$chart2,316 M.$2013Debt [+]
Debt (%GDP) [+]201571.20%chart25.42%2013Debt (%GDP) [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]201529,158$chart225$2013Debt Per Capita [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]201526,264 €chart169 €2013Debt Per Capita [+]
Deficit [+]201520,923 M.€chart-129 M.€2013Deficit [+]
Deficit [+]201523,214 M.$chart-171 M.$2013Deficit [+]
Deficit (%GDP) [+]20150.70%chart-1.88%2013Deficit (%GDP) [+]
Expenditure (M.$) [+]20151,479,918.8chart1,864.42013Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]20151,333,861.0chart1,403.82013Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]2012175,464.4chart465.52014Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]2012136,487.3chart350.32014Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201211.22%chart22.23%2014Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
Gov. Health Exp.(M.$) [+]2015316,268.5
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]2015285,055.0
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]201419.65%chart9.55%2014Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]201539,410.5chart90.92015Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]201535,517.0chart81.92015Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20144.19%chart7.36%2013Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201544.00%chart20.46%2013Expenditure (%GDP) [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]201516,235€chart136€2013Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]201518,012$chart181$2013Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]20121,697€chart33€2014Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]20122,179$chart44$2014Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]20153,895$chart21$2014Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]20153,511€chart16€2014Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2015480$chart8$2015Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2015434€chart8€2015Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
Moody's Rating [+]02/28/2014Aaa
S&P Rating [+]08/17/1983AAANR11/01/2013S&P Rating [+]
Fitch Rating [+]09/23/2016AAAB05/05/2011Fitch Rating [+]
Corruption Index [+]201581chart372015Corruption Index [+]
Competitiveness Ranking [+]2016chart122º2016Competitiveness Ranking [+]
Fragile States Index [+]201528.1chart78.82015Fragile States Index [+]
RTI Raking [+]10/01/2016105º
Innovation Ranking [+]201610ºchart121º2016Innovation Ranking [+]
Labour
Unemployed [+]2016Q31,752 m.
Human Capital Ranking [+]201522º
NMW [+]20161,567.7 $
Unemployment Rate [+]November 20164.1%
Unemployment rate [+]2016Q34.0%
NMW [+]20161,440.0 €
Average Wage [+]201547,042€
Average Wage [+]201552,193$
Markets
10-Year Bond Yield [+]01/20/20170.36%
Stock ExchangeYTD % [+]01/19/20171.01%
Prices
CPI (overall index) [+]December 20161.7%
HICP [+]October 20160.7%
PPI Year on Year [+]December 20160.8%
Money Market
Key rates [+]03/16/20160%
Business
Doing Business [+]201717ºchart155º2017Doing Business [+]
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]2014586.81chart22.642014Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]
Passengers vehicles Year [+]December 20163,351,607
Annual Vehicles/ 1,000 p. [+]November 201645.02
IPI Year on Year [+]November 2014-0.5%
Motor vehicle production [+]20163,193,975
Taxes
Standard VAT [+]01/01/200719.00%
Top tax rate + SSC [+]201547.5%
Trade
Exports [+]20151,198,306.0 M.€chart1,831.3 M.€2015Exports [+]
Exports [+]20151,329,469.0 M.$chart2,031.8 M.$2015Exports [+]
Exports % GDP [+]201539.51%chart24.51%2015Exports % GDP [+]
Imports [+]2015946,454.0 M.€chart2,729.0 M.€2015Imports [+]
Imports [+]20151,050,024.6 M.$chart3,027.8 M.$2015Imports [+]
Imports % GDP [+]201531.21%chart36.52%2015Imports % GDP [+]
Trade balance [+]2015251,852.0 M.€chart-897.7 M.€2015Trade balance [+]
Trade balance [+]2015279,444.4 M.$chart-996.0 M.$2015Trade balance [+]
Trade balance % GDP [+]20158.30%chart-12.01%2015Trade balance % GDP [+]
Retail Sales YoY [+]November 20163.2%
Socio-Demography
Crude death rate [+]201511.30‰chart9.36‰2014Crude death rate [+]
% risk of poverty [+]201516.7%
Density [+]2015230chart952015Density [+]
Population [+]201582,162,000chart10,879,8292015Population [+]
Immigrant stock [+]201512,005,690chart245,3992015Immigrant stock [+]
HDI [+]20140.916chart0.4802014HDI [+]
Global Peace Ranking [+]201616ºchart72º2016Global Peace Ranking [+]
Gender Gap Ranking [+]201613ºchart127º2016Gender Gap Ranking [+]
Ranking [+]2015
Birth Rate [+]20159.00‰chart36.01‰2014Birth Rate [+]
Fertility Rate [+]20141.47chart4.772014Fertility Rate [+]
Life expectancy [+]201481.20chart59.512014Life expectancy [+]
Crude marriage rate [+]20144.80‰
Crude divorce rate [+]20142.10‰
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20140.9chart6.32012Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]
Number of homicides [+]2014716chart6332012Number of homicides [+]
Environment and Energy
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20149.30chart0.502014CO2 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