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GDP Mill. € [+]201511,440M.€chart7,476M.€2015GDP Mill. € [+]
GDP Mill.$ [+]201512,693M.$chart8,295M.$2015GDP Mill.$ [+]
GDP per capita [+]20151,881€chart687€2015GDP per capita [+]
GDP per capita [+]20152,087$chart762$2015GDP per capita [+]
Debt [+]20153,358 M.€chart3,899 M.€2016Debt [+]
Debt [+]20153,726 M.$chart4,315 M.$2016Debt [+]
Debt (%GDP) [+]201529.36%chart50.30%2016Debt (%GDP) [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]2015552 €chart349 €2016Debt Per Capita [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]2015613$chart386$2016Debt Per Capita [+]
Deficit [+]2015-159 M.€chart-471 M.€2016Deficit [+]
Deficit [+]2015-176 M.$chart-521 M.$2016Deficit [+]
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2015-1.39%chart-6.08%2016Deficit (%GDP) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]20152,907.9chart1,647.72016Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]
Expenditure (M.$) [+]20153,226.3chart1,823.82016Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]2010296.3chart351.02014Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]2010392.7chart466.32014Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201022.75%chart22.23%2014Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]201423.95%chart9.55%2014Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]201564.6chart82.02015Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]201571.6chart90.92015Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20153.53%chart7.36%2013Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201525.42%chart21.26%2016Expenditure (%GDP) [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2015478€chart148€2016Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2015530$chart163$2016Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]201052€chart33€2014Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]201068$chart44$2014Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201475€chart16€2014Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2014100$chart21$2014Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]201511€chart8€2015Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]201512$chart8$2015Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
Moody's Rating [+]07/10/2015B2
NR11/01/2013S&P Rating [+]
Fitch Rating [+]08/24/2016B+B05/05/2011Fitch Rating [+]
Corruption Index [+]201626chart362016Corruption Index [+]
Competitiveness Ranking [+]2016108ºchart122º2016Competitiveness Ranking [+]
Fragile States Index [+]201579.0chart78.82015Fragile States Index [+]
RTI Raking [+]10/01/201618º
Innovation Ranking [+]2016116ºchart121º2016Innovation Ranking [+]
Labour
NMW [+]2013145.0 $
NMW [+]2013109.9 €
Human Capital Ranking [+]201590º
Prices
CPI (overall index) [+]May 20172.9%
Business
Doing Business [+]2017127ºchart155º2017Doing Business [+]
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]201477.98chart22.662014Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]
Taxes
Standard VAT [+]01/01/201315.00%
Top tax rate + SSC [+]201530.0%
Trade
Exports [+]20164,320.0 M.€chart1,223.3 M.€2016Exports [+]
Exports [+]20164,781.8 M.$chart1,354.1 M.$2016Exports [+]
Exports % GDP [+]201538.13%chart18.28%2015Exports % GDP [+]
Imports [+]20166,477.6 M.€chart2,033.4 M.€2016Imports [+]
Imports [+]20167,170.0 M.$chart2,250.7 M.$2016Imports [+]
Imports % GDP [+]201555.74%chart27.86%2015Imports % GDP [+]
Trade balance [+]2016-2,157.5 M.€chart-810.0 M.€2016Trade balance [+]
Trade balance [+]2016-2,388.2 M.$chart-896.6 M.$2016Trade balance [+]
Trade balance % GDP [+]2015-17.62%chart-9.59%2015Trade balance % GDP [+]
Socio-Demography
Density [+]201647chart972016Density [+]
Population [+]20166,150,000chart11,167,0002016Population [+]
Immigrant stock [+]201540,262chart245,3992015Immigrant stock [+]
Remittance received (M.$) [+]20151,197.5chart304.32015Remittance received (M.$) [+]
% Immigrant [+]20150.66%chart2.26%2015% Immigrant [+]
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]2015122.0chart702.62015Remittance sent (M.$) [+]
Emigrant stock [+]2015638,958chart615,8522015Emigrant stock [+]
% Emigrant [+]201510.51%chart5.66%2015% Emigrant [+]
HDI [+]20140.631chart0.4802014HDI [+]
Global Peace Ranking [+]201774ºchart79º2017Global Peace Ranking [+]
Gender Gap Ranking [+]201610ºchart127º2016Gender Gap Ranking [+]
Ranking [+]201557º
Birth Rate [+]201519.93‰chart35.59‰2015Birth Rate [+]
Fertility Rate [+]20152.23chart4.692015Fertility Rate [+]
Crude death rate [+]20154.75‰chart9.24‰2015Crude death rate [+]
Life expectancy [+]201575.10chart59.722015Life expectancy [+]
Number of homicides [+]2012675chart6332012Number of homicides [+]
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]201211.5chart6.32012Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]
Environment and Energy
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20150.81chart0.532015CO2 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