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GDP Mill. € [+]20161,672,438M.€chart7,476M.€2015GDP Mill. € [+]
GDP Mill.$ [+]20161,850,735M.$chart8,295M.$2015GDP Mill.$ [+]
GDP per capita [+]201627,600€chart687€2015GDP per capita [+]
GDP per capita [+]201630,507$chart762$2015GDP per capita [+]
Qu. GDP Per Capita [+]2016Q46,935€
Quat. GDP Mill.€ [+]2017Q1420,575M.€
Debt [+]20162,217,909 M.€chart3,899 M.€2016Debt [+]
Debt [+]20162,455,004 M.$chart4,315 M.$2016Debt [+]
Debt (%GDP) [+]2016132.60%chart50.30%2016Debt (%GDP) [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]201636,559 €chart349 €2016Debt Per Capita [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]201640,453$chart386$2016Debt Per Capita [+]
Deficit [+]2016-40,809 M.€chart-471 M.€2016Deficit [+]
Deficit [+]2016-45,171 M.$chart-521 M.$2016Deficit [+]
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2016-2.40%chart-6.08%2016Deficit (%GDP) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]2016829,311.0chart1,647.72016Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]
Expenditure (M.$) [+]2016917,964.3chart1,823.82016Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]201167,799.8chart351.02014Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]201194,337.1chart466.32014Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20118.43%chart22.23%2014Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]2015111,784.0
Gov. Health Exp.(M.$) [+]2015124,024.3
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]201413.65%chart9.55%2014Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]201521,533.4chart82.02015Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]201523,894.0chart90.92015Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20153.06%chart7.36%2013Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201649.60%chart21.26%2016Expenditure (%GDP) [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]201613,670€chart148€2016Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]201615,131$chart163$2016Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]20111,130€chart33€2014Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]20111,589$chart44$2014Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]20151,839€chart16€2014Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]20152,040$chart21$2014Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2015355€chart8€2015Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2015393$chart8$2015Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
Moody's Rating [+]12/07/2016Baa2
S&P Rating [+]12/05/2014BBB-NR11/01/2013S&P Rating [+]
Fitch Rating [+]04/21/2017BBBB05/05/2011Fitch Rating [+]
Corruption Index [+]201647chart362016Corruption Index [+]
Competitiveness Ranking [+]201643ºchart122º2016Competitiveness Ranking [+]
Fragile States Index [+]201543.2chart78.82015Fragile States Index [+]
RTI Raking [+]11/01/201654º
Innovation Ranking [+]201629ºchart121º2016Innovation Ranking [+]
Labour
Unemployment Rate [+]April 201711.1%
Unemployment rate [+]2017Q112.2%
Unemployed [+]2017Q13,138 m.
Average Wage [+]201630,642€
Average Wage [+]201633,917$
Human Capital Ranking [+]201535º
Markets
10-Year Bond Yield [+]06/26/20171.91%
Risk Premium [+]06/26/2017166
Stock ExchangeYTD % [+]06/23/20178.31%
Prices
CPI (overall index) [+]May 20171.4%
HICP [+]May 20171.6%
PPI Year on Year [+]April 20174.4%
Money Market
Key rates [+]03/16/20160%
Business
Doing Business [+]201750ºchart155º2017Doing Business [+]
IPI Year on Year [+]April 20171.0%
Passengers vehicles Year [+]May 20171,890,227
Annual Vehicles/ 1,000 p. [+]May 201734.98
Motor vehicle production [+]20161,103,516
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]2014689.95chart22.662014Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]
Taxes
Standard VAT [+]10/01/201322.00%
Top tax rate + SSC [+]201648.8%
Trade
Exports [+]2016417,076.8 M.€chart1,223.3 M.€2016Exports [+]
Exports [+]2016461,523.9 M.$chart1,354.1 M.$2016Exports [+]
Exports % GDP [+]201624.94%chart18.28%2015Exports % GDP [+]
Imports [+]2016365,579.0 M.€chart2,033.4 M.€2016Imports [+]
Imports [+]2016404,445.4 M.$chart2,250.7 M.$2016Imports [+]
Imports % GDP [+]201621.86%chart27.86%2015Imports % GDP [+]
Trade balance [+]201651,497.8 M.€chart-810.0 M.€2016Trade balance [+]
Trade balance [+]201657,078.5 M.$chart-896.6 M.$2016Trade balance [+]
Trade balance % GDP [+]20163.08%chart-9.59%2015Trade balance % GDP [+]
Retail Sales YoY [+]March 2017-0.9%
Socio-Demography
Density [+]2016201chart972016Density [+]
Population [+]201660,666,000chart11,167,0002016Population [+]
Immigrant stock [+]20155,788,875chart245,3992015Immigrant stock [+]
Remittance received (M.$) [+]20159,517.0chart304.32015Remittance received (M.$) [+]
% Immigrant [+]20159.54%chart2.26%2015% Immigrant [+]
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]201515,487.4chart702.62015Remittance sent (M.$) [+]
Emigrant stock [+]20152,900,924chart615,8522015Emigrant stock [+]
% Emigrant [+]20154.78%chart5.66%2015% Emigrant [+]
HDI [+]20140.873chart0.4802014HDI [+]
Global Peace Ranking [+]201738ºchart79º2017Global Peace Ranking [+]
Gender Gap Ranking [+]201650ºchart127º2016Gender Gap Ranking [+]
Ranking [+]201537º
Birth Rate [+]20158.00‰chart35.59‰2015Birth Rate [+]
Fertility Rate [+]20151.35chart4.692015Fertility Rate [+]
Crude death rate [+]201510.70‰chart9.24‰2015Crude death rate [+]
Life expectancy [+]201582.70chart59.722015Life expectancy [+]
Crude marriage rate [+]20153.20‰
Crude divorce rate [+]20151.40‰
Number of homicides [+]2014475chart6332012Number of homicides [+]
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20140.8chart6.32012Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]
% risk of poverty [+]201519.9%
Environment and Energy
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20155.90chart0.532015CO2 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