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Government
Qu. GDP Per Capita € [+]2017Q23,217€
GDP Mill. € [+]2016493,279M.€chart7,754M.€2016GDP Mill. € [+]
GDP Mill.$ [+]2016544,735M.$chart8,583M.$2016GDP Mill.$ [+]
GDP per capita [+]201611,250€chart713€2016GDP per capita [+]
GDP per capita [+]201612,423$chart789$2016GDP per capita [+]
Quat. GDP Mill.€ [+]2017Q2141,065M.€
Debt [+]2016266,965chart3,8962016Debt [+]
Debt [+]2016295,503chart4,3132016Debt [+]
Debt (%GDP) [+]201654.23%chart50.27%2016Debt (%GDP) [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]20166,088€chart358€2016Debt Per Capita [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]20166,739$chart397$2016Debt Per Capita [+]
Deficit [+]2016-28,594chart-4582016Deficit [+]
Deficit [+]2016-31,650chart-5072016Deficit [+]
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2016-5.81%chart-5.91%2016Deficit (%GDP) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]2016204,187.8chart1,647.72016Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]
Expenditure (M.$) [+]2016226,015.5chart1,823.82016Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]201421,092.9chart326.02015Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]201430,015.2chart361.62015Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201414.72%chart17.48%2015Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]201410,812.8
Gov. Health Exp.(M.$) [+]201414,364.8
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]20146.92%chart9.55%2014Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]20164,709.7chart88.62016Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]20165,201.0chart98.12016Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20153.40%chart7.36%2013Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201641.48%chart21.26%2016Expenditure (%GDP) [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]20164,657€chart152€2016Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]20165,155$chart168$2016Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2014491€chart31€2015Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2014698$chart34$2015Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2014244€chart16€2014Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2014348$chart21$2014Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2016107€chart8€2016Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2016119$chart9$2016Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
Moody's Rating [+]11/29/2017B2
S&P Rating [+]10/30/2017B+NR11/01/2013S&P Rating [+]
Fitch Rating [+]11/07/2017BB05/05/2011Fitch Rating [+]
Corruption Index [+]201636chart362016Corruption Index [+]
Competitiveness Ranking [+]201792ºchart120º2017Competitiveness Ranking [+]
Fragile States Index [+]201547.6chart78.82015Fragile States Index [+]
RTI Raking [+]10/01/201647º
Innovation Ranking [+]201681ºchart121º2016Innovation Ranking [+]
Labour
Unemployment Rate [+]September 20168.5%
Unemployment rate [+]2017Q28.7%
Unemployed [+]2017Q21,088 m.
NMW [+]2017533.8 $
NMW [+]2017470.8 €
Human Capital Ranking [+]201548º
Markets
Euro / Argentinian pesos [+]12/15/201720.6369
Stock ExchangeYTD % [+]12/15/201759.72%
Prices
CPI (overall index) [+]November 20174.7%
Money Market
Key rates [+]11/15/201728.75%
Business
Doing Business [+]2018117ºchart151º2018Doing Business [+]
Passengers vehicles Year [+]October 2017487,809
Annual Vehicles/ 1,000 p. [+]October 201715.35
Motor vehicle production [+]2016472,776
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]2015316.37chart23.832015Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]
Taxes
Standard VAT [+]01/01/200621.00%
Top tax rate + SSC [+]201635.0%
Trade
Exports [+]201652,160.6 M.€chart1,223.3 M.€2016Exports [+]
Exports [+]201657,736.6 M.$chart1,354.1 M.$2016Exports [+]
Exports % GDP [+]201610.57%chart15.78%2016Exports % GDP [+]
Imports [+]201650,238.6 M.€chart2,033.4 M.€2016Imports [+]
Imports [+]201655,609.1 M.$chart2,250.7 M.$2016Imports [+]
Imports % GDP [+]201610.18%chart26.22%2016Imports % GDP [+]
Trade balance [+]20161,922.0 M.€chart-810.0 M.€2016Trade balance [+]
Trade balance [+]20162,127.5 M.$chart-896.6 M.$2016Trade balance [+]
Trade balance % GDP [+]20160.39%chart-10.45%2016Trade balance % GDP [+]
Socio-Demography
Density [+]201616chart952016Density [+]
Population [+]201643,847,430chart10,872,2982016Population [+]
Immigrant stock [+]20152,086,302chart245,3992015Immigrant stock [+]
Remittance received (M.$) [+]2016541.7chart207.12016Remittance received (M.$) [+]
% Immigrant [+]20154.81%chart2.32%2015% Immigrant [+]
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]20163,766.9chart734.22016Remittance sent (M.$) [+]
Emigrant stock [+]2015940,273chart615,8522015Emigrant stock [+]
% Emigrant [+]20152.17%chart5.82%2015% Emigrant [+]
HDI [+]20150.827chart0.4852015HDI [+]
Global Peace Ranking [+]201755ºchart79º2017Global Peace Ranking [+]
Gender Gap Ranking [+]201633ºchart127º2016Gender Gap Ranking [+]
Ranking [+]201531º
Birth Rate [+]201517.36‰chart37.43‰2015Birth Rate [+]
Fertility Rate [+]20152.31chart5.052015Fertility Rate [+]
Crude death rate [+]20157.57‰chart9.32‰2015Crude death rate [+]
Life expectancy [+]201576.29chart60.582015Life expectancy [+]
Number of homicides [+]20152,837chart6542015Number of homicides [+]
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20156.53chart6.012015Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]
Environment and Energy
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20154.40chart0.532015CO2 Tons per capita [+]
  • Capital: Porto-Novo
  • Population: 10,872,298
  • Surface Area: 114,760 km2
  • Currency: West African CFA franc
  • Belongs to: ACP, ECOWAS, IMF, UN, AU