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Government
5,183€2015Q3Qu. GDP Per Capita € [+]
GDP Mill. € [+]20167,754M.€chart18,123M.€2016GDP Mill. € [+]
GDP Mill.$ [+]20168,583M.$chart19,810M.$2016GDP Mill.$ [+]
GDP per capita [+]2016713€chart21,300€2016GDP per capita [+]
GDP per capita [+]2016789$chart23,352$2016GDP per capita [+]
4,390M.€2015Q3Quat. GDP Mill.€ [+]
Debt [+]20163,896chart19,4182016Debt [+]
Debt [+]20164,313chart21,4932016Debt [+]
Debt (%GDP) [+]201650.27%chart107.10%2016Debt (%GDP) [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]2016358€chart22,716€2016Debt Per Capita [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]2016397$chart25,144$2016Debt Per Capita [+]
Deficit [+]2016-458chart822016Deficit [+]
Deficit [+]2016-507chart912016Deficit [+]
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2016-5.91%chart0.50%2016Deficit (%GDP) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]20161,647.7chart6,946.02016Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]
Expenditure (M.$) [+]20161,823.8chart7,688.52016Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]2015326.0chart1,080.72014Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]2015361.6chart1,433.02014Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201517.48%chart15.53%2014Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
531.32014Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]
705.82014Gov. Health Exp.(M.$) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]20149.55%chart7.58%2014Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]201688.6chart322.82016Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]201698.1chart352.92016Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20137.36%chart4.33%2015Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201621.26%chart38.30%2016Expenditure (%GDP) [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2016152€chart8,126€2016Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2016168$chart8,995$2016Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]201531€chart1,271€2014Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]201534$chart1,670$2014Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201416€chart690€2014Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201421$chart907$2014Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]20168€chart379€2016Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]20169$chart416$2016Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
Ba307/28/2017Moody's Rating [+]
S&P Rating [+]11/01/2013NRBB+03/17/2017S&P Rating [+]
Fitch Rating [+]05/05/2011BBB10/20/2017Fitch Rating [+]
Corruption Index [+]201636chart552016Corruption Index [+]
Competitiveness Ranking [+]2017120ºchart64º2017Competitiveness Ranking [+]
Fragile States Index [+]201578.8chart66.22015Fragile States Index [+]
Innovation Ranking [+]2016121ºchart31º2016Innovation Ranking [+]
Labour
10.3%September 2017Unemployment Rate [+]
10.6%2017Q2Unemployment rate [+]
45 m.2017Q2Unemployed [+]
947.2 $2016NMW [+]
870.0 €2016NMW [+]
22,337€2007Average Wage [+]
30,612$2007Average Wage [+]
27º2015Human Capital Ranking [+]
Markets
7.91%11/17/2017Stock ExchangeYTD % [+]
Prices
0.4%October 2017HICP [+]
1.2%September 2017PPI Year on Year [+]
Money Market
0%10/17/2017Key rates [+]
Business
Doing Business [+]2018151ºchart53º2018Doing Business [+]
6.6%August 2017IPI Year on Year [+]
13,300June 2017Passengers vehicles Year [+]
17.99June 2017Annual Vehicles/ 1,000 p. [+]
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]201523.83chart700.492015Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]
Taxes
19.00%01/13/2014Standard VAT [+]
35.0%2016Top tax rate + SSC [+]
Trade
Exports [+]20161,223.3 M.€chart2,676.1 M.€2016Exports [+]
Exports [+]20161,354.1 M.$chart1,871.4 M.$2016Exports [+]
Exports % GDP [+]201615.78%chart14.77%2016Exports % GDP [+]
Imports [+]20162,033.4 M.€chart7,061.6 M.€2016Imports [+]
Imports [+]20162,250.7 M.$chart6,490.6 M.$2016Imports [+]
Imports % GDP [+]201626.22%chart38.97%2016Imports % GDP [+]
Trade balance [+]2016-810.0 M.€chart-4,385.4 M.€2016Trade balance [+]
Trade balance [+]2016-896.6 M.$chart-4,619.2 M.$2016Trade balance [+]
Trade balance % GDP [+]2016-10.45%chart-24.20%2016Trade balance % GDP [+]
6.8%August 2017Retail Sales YoY [+]
Socio-Demography
Density [+]201695chart922016Density [+]
Population [+]201610,872,298chart854,8022016Population [+]
Immigrant stock [+]2015245,399chart196,1672015Immigrant stock [+]
Remittance received (M.$) [+]2015304.3chart248.72015Remittance received (M.$) [+]
% Immigrant [+]20152.32%chart23.12%2015% Immigrant [+]
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]2015702.6chart409.52015Remittance sent (M.$) [+]
Emigrant stock [+]2015615,852chart177,1852015Emigrant stock [+]
% Emigrant [+]20155.82%chart20.89%2015% Emigrant [+]
HDI [+]20150.485chart0.8562015HDI [+]
Global Peace Ranking [+]201779ºchart64º2017Global Peace Ranking [+]
Gender Gap Ranking [+]2016127ºchart84º2016Gender Gap Ranking [+]
30º2015Ranking [+]
Birth Rate [+]201537.43‰chart11.10‰2016Birth Rate [+]
Fertility Rate [+]20155.05chart1.322015Fertility Rate [+]
Crude death rate [+]20159.32‰chart6.40‰2016Crude death rate [+]
Life expectancy [+]201560.58chart81.802015Life expectancy [+]
7.20‰2015Crude marriage rate [+]
2.10‰2015Crude divorce rate [+]
Number of homicides [+]2015654chart152015Number of homicides [+]
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20156.0chart1.32015Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]
16.2%2015% risk of poverty [+]
Environment and Energy
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20150.53chart5.292015CO2 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