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GDP Mill. € [+]201616,772,608M.€chart7,639M.€2015GDP Mill. € [+]
GDP Mill.$ [+]201618,565,600M.$chart8,476M.$2015GDP Mill.$ [+]
GDP per capita [+]201652,183€chart702€2015GDP per capita [+]
GDP per capita [+]201657,761$chart779$2015GDP per capita [+]
Qu. GDP Per Capita [+]2016Q411,681€
Quat. GDP Mill.€ [+]2016Q44,370,377M.€
Debt [+]201517,092,167 M.€chart1,744 M.€2013Debt [+]
Debt [+]201518,965,896 M.$chart2,316 M.$2013Debt [+]
Debt (%GDP) [+]2015105.15%chart25.42%2013Debt (%GDP) [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]201553,177 €chart169 €2013Debt Per Capita [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]201558,973$chart224$2013Debt Per Capita [+]
Deficit [+]2015-561,714 M.€chart-129 M.€2013Deficit [+]
Deficit [+]2015-623,292 M.$chart-171 M.$2013Deficit [+]
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2015-3.46%chart-1.88%2013Deficit (%GDP) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]20155,695,681.9chart1,403.82013Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]
Expenditure (M.$) [+]20156,320,071.0chart1,864.42013Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]2011582,356.0chart345.62014Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]2011810,639.6chart459.22014Education 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.€) [+]2015537,199.0chart83.72015Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]2015596,022.3chart92.92015Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201514.52%chart7.36%2013Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201535.04%chart20.46%2013Expenditure (%GDP) [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]201517,720€chart136€2013Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]201519,663$chart181$2013Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]20111,868€chart33€2014Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]20112,598$chart43$2014Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]20154,211€chart15€2014Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]20154,672$chart20$2014Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]20151,671€chart8€2015Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]20151,853$chart9$2015Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
Moody's Rating [+]07/18/2013Aaa
S&P Rating [+]08/05/2011AA+NR11/01/2013S&P Rating [+]
Fitch Rating [+]07/22/2016AAAB05/05/2011Fitch 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 [+]February 20174.7%
Unemployment rate [+]2016Q44.5%
Unemployed [+]2016Q47,228 m.
NMW [+]20171,256.7 $
NMW [+]20171,192.2 €
Average Wage [+]201545,934€
Average Wage [+]201550,964$
Human Capital Ranking [+]201517º
Markets
Euro / United States dollars [+]03/29/20171.0748
10-Year Bond Yield [+]03/29/20172.42%
Risk Premium [+]03/29/2017200
Stock ExchangeYTD % [+]03/28/20174.75%
Prices
CPI (overall index) [+]February 20172.7%
HICP [+]November 20161.0%
PPI Year on Year [+]February 20172.3%
Money Market
Key rates [+]03/16/20170.75%
Business
Doing Business [+]2017chart155º2017Doing Business [+]
IPI Year on Year [+]February 20170.3%
Passengers vehicles Year [+]February 20176,737,757
Annual Vehicles/ 1,000 p. [+]February 201755.44
Motor vehicle production [+]201612,198,137
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]2014809.10chart22.642014Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]
Taxes
Standard VAT [+]01/01/20130%
Top tax rate + SSC [+]201548.6%
Trade
Exports [+]20151,356,389.7 M.€chart1,831.3 M.€2015Exports [+]
Exports [+]20151,504,914.3 M.$chart2,031.8 M.$2015Exports [+]
Exports % GDP [+]20158.34%chart23.97%2015Exports % GDP [+]
Imports [+]20152,080,167.3 M.€chart2,729.0 M.€2015Imports [+]
Imports [+]20152,307,945.6 M.$chart3,027.8 M.$2015Imports [+]
Imports % GDP [+]201512.80%chart35.73%2015Imports % GDP [+]
Trade balance [+]2015-723,777.6 M.€chart-897.7 M.€2015Trade balance [+]
Trade balance [+]2015-803,031.3 M.$chart-996.0 M.$2015Trade balance [+]
Trade balance % GDP [+]2015-4.45%chart-11.75%2015Trade balance % GDP [+]
Retail Sales YoY [+]February 20175.7%
Socio-Demography
Density [+]201533chart952015Density [+]
Population [+]2016323,127,513chart10,879,8292015Population [+]
Immigrant stock [+]201546,627,102chart245,3992015Immigrant stock [+]
Remittance received (M.$) [+]20157,069.0chart304.32015Remittance received (M.$) [+]
% Immigrant [+]201514.51%chart2.26%2015% Immigrant [+]
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]2015134,961.0chart702.62015Remittance sent (M.$) [+]
HDI [+]20140.915chart0.4802014HDI [+]
Global Peace Ranking [+]2016103ºchart72º2016Global Peace Ranking [+]
Gender Gap Ranking [+]201645ºchart127º2016Gender Gap Ranking [+]
Ranking [+]2015
Birth Rate [+]201412.50‰chart36.01‰2014Birth Rate [+]
Fertility Rate [+]20141.86chart4.772014Fertility Rate [+]
Crude death rate [+]20148.10‰chart9.36‰2014Crude death rate [+]
Life expectancy [+]201478.94chart59.512014Life 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 [+]201416.50chart0.502014CO2 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