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GDP Mill. € [+]2015173,403M.€chart7,476M.€2015GDP Mill. € [+]
GDP Mill.$ [+]2015192,391M.$chart8,295M.$2015GDP Mill.$ [+]
GDP per capita [+]20155,567€chart687€2015GDP per capita [+]
GDP per capita [+]20156,177$chart762$2015GDP per capita [+]
Debt [+]201541,675 M.€chart3,899 M.€2016Debt [+]
Debt [+]201546,238 M.$chart4,315 M.$2016Debt [+]
Debt (%GDP) [+]201524.04%chart50.30%2016Debt (%GDP) [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]20151,338 €chart358 €2016Debt Per Capita [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]20151,485$chart323$2015Debt Per Capita [+]
Deficit [+]2015-3,811 M.€chart-471 M.€2016Deficit [+]
Deficit [+]2015-4,228 M.$chart-521 M.$2016Deficit [+]
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2015-2.20%chart-6.08%2016Deficit (%GDP) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]201538,572.9chart1,647.72016Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]
Expenditure (M.$) [+]201542,796.6chart1,823.82016Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]20145,588.6chart351.02014Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]20147,424.5chart466.32014Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201416.24%chart22.23%2014Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]201415.00%chart9.55%2014Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]20152,785.7chart82.02015Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]20153,090.7chart90.92015Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20157.78%chart7.36%2013Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201522.25%chart21.26%2016Expenditure (%GDP) [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]20151,238€chart151€2016Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]20151,374$chart168$2016Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2014181€chart33€2014Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2014241$chart44$2014Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2014165€chart16€2014Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2014219$chart21$2014Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]201589€chart8€2015Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]201599$chart8$2015Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
Moody's Rating [+]07/02/2014A3
S&P Rating [+]08/19/2013BBB+NR11/01/2013S&P Rating [+]
Fitch Rating [+]03/24/2017BBB+B05/05/2011Fitch Rating [+]
Corruption Index [+]201635chart362016Corruption Index [+]
Competitiveness Ranking [+]201669ºchart122º2016Competitiveness Ranking [+]
Fragile States Index [+]201571.9chart78.82015Fragile States Index [+]
RTI Raking [+]10/01/201643º
Innovation Ranking [+]201671ºchart121º2016Innovation Ranking [+]
Labour
Unemployment rate [+]2016Q46.2%
Unemployed [+]2016Q4325 m.
NMW [+]2015251.2 $
NMW [+]2015206.6 €
Human Capital Ranking [+]201561º
Markets
Euro / Soles [+]04/26/20173.5370
Stock ExchangeYTD % [+]04/27/2017-0.46%
Prices
CPI (overall index) [+]December 20163.3%
PPI Year on Year [+]September 20151.9%
Money Market
Key rates [+]09/10/20153.50%
Business
Doing Business [+]201754ºchart155º2017Doing Business [+]
IPI Year on Year [+]April 20143.6%
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]2014105.43chart22.662014Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]
Taxes
Standard VAT [+]01/01/201118.00%
Top tax rate + SSC [+]201630.0%
Trade
Exports [+]201530,785.9 M.€chart1,831.3 M.€2015Exports [+]
Exports [+]201534,156.9 M.$chart2,031.8 M.$2015Exports [+]
Exports % GDP [+]201517.75%chart24.49%2015Exports % GDP [+]
Imports [+]201534,114.5 M.€chart2,729.0 M.€2015Imports [+]
Imports [+]201537,850.0 M.$chart3,027.8 M.$2015Imports [+]
Imports % GDP [+]201519.67%chart36.50%2015Imports % GDP [+]
Trade balance [+]2015-3,328.6 M.€chart-897.7 M.€2015Trade balance [+]
Trade balance [+]2015-3,693.1 M.$chart-996.0 M.$2015Trade balance [+]
Trade balance % GDP [+]2015-1.92%chart-12.01%2015Trade balance % GDP [+]
Socio-Demography
Density [+]201524chart952015Density [+]
Population [+]201531,148,000chart10,879,8292015Population [+]
Immigrant stock [+]201590,881chart245,3992015Immigrant stock [+]
Remittance received (M.$) [+]20152,725.1chart304.32015Remittance received (M.$) [+]
% Immigrant [+]20150.29%chart2.26%2015% Immigrant [+]
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]2015265.9chart702.62015Remittance sent (M.$) [+]
HDI [+]20140.734chart0.4802014HDI [+]
Global Peace Ranking [+]201685ºchart72º2016Global Peace Ranking [+]
Gender Gap Ranking [+]201680ºchart127º2016Gender Gap Ranking [+]
Ranking [+]201548º
Birth Rate [+]201419.91‰chart36.01‰2014Birth Rate [+]
Fertility Rate [+]20142.46chart4.772014Fertility Rate [+]
Crude death rate [+]20145.62‰chart9.36‰2014Crude death rate [+]
Life expectancy [+]201474.53chart59.512014Life expectancy [+]
Number of homicides [+]20142,076chart6332012Number of homicides [+]
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20146.7chart6.32012Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]
Environment and Energy
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20141.70chart0.502014CO2 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