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GDP Mill. € [+]201616,775,770M.€chart7,476M.€2015GDP Mill. € [+]
GDP Mill.$ [+]201618,569,100M.$chart8,295M.$2015GDP Mill.$ [+]
GDP per capita [+]201651,917€chart687€2015GDP per capita [+]
GDP per capita [+]201657,436$chart762$2015GDP per capita [+]
Qu. GDP Per Capita [+]2017Q113,811€
Quat. GDP Mill.€ [+]2017Q14,462,646M.€
Debt [+]201517,166,182 M.€chart3,899 M.€2016Debt [+]
Debt [+]201519,048,025 M.$chart4,315 M.$2016Debt [+]
Debt (%GDP) [+]2015105.61%chart50.30%2016Debt (%GDP) [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]201553,494 €chart349 €2016Debt Per Capita [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]201559,325$chart386$2016Debt Per Capita [+]
Deficit [+]2015-568,671 M.€chart-471 M.€2016Deficit [+]
Deficit [+]2015-631,012 M.$chart-521 M.$2016Deficit [+]
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2015-3.50%chart-6.08%2016Deficit (%GDP) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]20155,735,246.6chart1,647.72016Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]
Expenditure (M.$) [+]20156,363,973.0chart1,823.82016Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]2011582,604.8chart351.02014Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]2011810,639.6chart466.32014Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201113.05%chart22.23%2014Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]20151,352,550.1
Gov. Health Exp.(M.$) [+]20151,500,654.3
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]201421.29%chart9.55%2014Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]2015537,140.0chart82.02015Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]2015596,022.3chart90.92015Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201514.52%chart7.36%2013Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201535.28%chart21.26%2016Expenditure (%GDP) [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]201517,873€chart148€2016Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]201519,832$chart163$2016Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]20111,869€chart33€2014Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]20112,598$chart44$2014Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]20154,211€chart16€2014Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]20154,672$chart21$2014Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]20151,674€chart8€2015Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]20151,856$chart8$2015Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
Moody's Rating [+]07/18/2013Aaa
S&P Rating [+]08/05/2011AA+NR11/01/2013S&P Rating [+]
Fitch Rating [+]04/11/2017AAAB05/05/2011Fitch Rating [+]
Corruption Index [+]201674chart362016Corruption Index [+]
Competitiveness Ranking [+]2016chart122º2016Competitiveness Ranking [+]
Fragile States Index [+]201535.3chart78.82015Fragile States Index [+]
RTI Raking [+]11/01/201656º
Innovation Ranking [+]2016chart121º2016Innovation Ranking [+]
Labour
Unemployment Rate [+]May 20174.3%
Unemployment rate [+]2016Q44.5%
Unemployed [+]2017Q17,774 m.
NMW [+]20171,256.7 $
NMW [+]20171,192.2 €
Average Wage [+]201647,469€
Average Wage [+]201652,543$
Human Capital Ranking [+]201517º
Markets
Euro / United States dollars [+]06/23/20171.1173
10-Year Bond Yield [+]06/23/20172.16%
Risk Premium [+]06/23/2017190
Stock ExchangeYTD % [+]06/23/20178.26%
Prices
CPI (overall index) [+]May 20171.9%
HICP [+]May 20171.4%
PPI Year on Year [+]May 20172.4%
Money Market
Key rates [+]06/15/20171.00%
Business
Doing Business [+]2017chart155º2017Doing Business [+]
IPI Year on Year [+]May 20171.3%
Passengers vehicles Year [+]May 20176,526,701
Annual Vehicles/ 1,000 p. [+]May 201754.78
Motor vehicle production [+]201612,198,137
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]2014809.97chart22.662014Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]
Taxes
Standard VAT [+]01/01/20130%
Top tax rate + SSC [+]201648.6%
Trade
Exports [+]20161,314,126.8 M.€chart1,223.3 M.€2016Exports [+]
Exports [+]20161,454,606.9 M.$chart1,354.1 M.$2016Exports [+]
Exports % GDP [+]20167.83%chart18.28%2015Exports % GDP [+]
Imports [+]20162,033,924.8 M.€chart2,033.4 M.€2016Imports [+]
Imports [+]20162,251,351.4 M.$chart2,250.7 M.$2016Imports [+]
Imports % GDP [+]201612.12%chart27.86%2015Imports % GDP [+]
Trade balance [+]2016-719,798.1 M.€chart-810.0 M.€2016Trade balance [+]
Trade balance [+]2016-796,744.5 M.$chart-896.6 M.$2016Trade balance [+]
Trade balance % GDP [+]2016-4.29%chart-9.59%2015Trade balance % GDP [+]
Retail Sales YoY [+]May 20173.8%
Socio-Demography
Density [+]201633chart972016Density [+]
Population [+]2016323,127,513chart11,167,0002016Population [+]
Immigrant stock [+]201546,627,102chart245,3992015Immigrant stock [+]
Remittance received (M.$) [+]20157,069.0chart304.32015Remittance received (M.$) [+]
% Immigrant [+]201514.53%chart2.26%2015% Immigrant [+]
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]2015134,961.0chart702.62015Remittance sent (M.$) [+]
Emigrant stock [+]20153,023,657chart615,8522015Emigrant stock [+]
% Emigrant [+]20150.94%chart5.66%2015% Emigrant [+]
HDI [+]20140.915chart0.4802014HDI [+]
Global Peace Ranking [+]2017114ºchart79º2017Global Peace Ranking [+]
Gender Gap Ranking [+]201645ºchart127º2016Gender Gap Ranking [+]
Ranking [+]2015
Birth Rate [+]201512.40‰chart35.59‰2015Birth Rate [+]
Fertility Rate [+]20151.84chart4.692015Fertility Rate [+]
Crude death rate [+]20158.20‰chart9.24‰2015Crude death rate [+]
Life expectancy [+]201578.74chart59.722015Life expectancy [+]
Number of homicides [+]201312,253chart6332012Number of homicides [+]
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20133.9chart6.32012Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]
% risk of poverty [+]201513.5%
Environment and Energy
CO2 Tons per capita [+]201516.07chart0.532015CO2 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