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Government
2,040€2015Q3Qu. GDP Per Capita € [+]
GDP Mill. € [+]20167,754M.€chart169,578M.€2016GDP Mill. € [+]
GDP Mill.$ [+]20168,583M.$chart187,593M.$2016GDP Mill.$ [+]
GDP per capita [+]2016713€chart8,600€2016GDP per capita [+]
GDP per capita [+]2016789$chart9,493$2016GDP per capita [+]
40,535M.€2015Q3Quat. GDP Mill.€ [+]
Debt [+]20163,896chart63,0082016Debt [+]
Debt [+]20164,313chart69,7442016Debt [+]
Debt (%GDP) [+]201650.27%chart37.60%2016Debt (%GDP) [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]2016358€chart3,208€2016Debt Per Capita [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]2016397$chart3,551$2016Debt Per Capita [+]
Deficit [+]2016-458chart-5,1512016Deficit [+]
Deficit [+]2016-507chart-5,7012016Deficit [+]
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2016-5.91%chart-3.00%2016Deficit (%GDP) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]20161,647.7chart58,868.42016Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]
Expenditure (M.$) [+]20161,823.8chart65,161.42016Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]2015326.0chart4,705.02014Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]2015361.6chart6,244.12014Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201517.48%chart9.24%2014Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
6,722.02014Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]
8,930.22014Gov. Health Exp.(M.$) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]20149.55%chart12.84%2014Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]201688.6chart2,500.92016Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]201698.1chart2,766.62016Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20137.36%chart4.44%2015Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201621.26%chart34.70%2016Expenditure (%GDP) [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2016152€chart2,998€2016Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2016168$chart3,318$2016Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]201531€chart235€2014Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]201534$chart313$2014Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201416€chart336€2014Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201421$chart447$2014Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]20168€chart127€2016Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]20169$chart140$2016Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
Baa304/21/2017Moody's Rating [+]
S&P Rating [+]11/01/2013NRBBB-05/16/2014S&P Rating [+]
Fitch Rating [+]05/05/2011BBBB-07/14/2017Fitch Rating [+]
Corruption Index [+]201636chart482016Corruption Index [+]
Competitiveness Ranking [+]2017120ºchart68º2017Competitiveness Ranking [+]
Fragile States Index [+]201578.8chart54.22015Fragile States Index [+]
60º11/01/2016RTI Raking [+]
Innovation Ranking [+]2016121ºchart48º2016Innovation Ranking [+]
Labour
5.1%August 2017Unemployment Rate [+]
4.8%2017Q2Unemployment rate [+]
451 m.2017Q2Unemployed [+]
355.0 $2017NMW [+]
318.5 €2017NMW [+]
6,851€2015Average Wage [+]
7,601$2015Average Wage [+]
39º2015Human Capital Ranking [+]
Markets
4.597510/20/2017Euro / Romanian new lei [+]
11.97%10/20/2017Stock ExchangeYTD % [+]
Prices
1.8%September 2017CPI (overall index) [+]
1.3%September 2017HICP [+]
3.4%August 2017PPI Year on Year [+]
Money Market
1.75%05/07/2015Key rates [+]
Business
Doing Business [+]2017155ºchart36º2017Doing Business [+]
10.3%August 2017IPI Year on Year [+]
104,475June 2017Passengers vehicles Year [+]
6.52June 2017Annual Vehicles/ 1,000 p. [+]
359,3062016Motor vehicle production [+]
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]201523.83chart304.112015Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]
Taxes
20.00%01/01/2016Standard VAT [+]
16.0%2016Top tax rate + SSC [+]
Trade
Exports [+]20161,223.3 M.€chart57,391.6 M.€2016Exports [+]
Exports [+]20161,354.1 M.$chart63,519.8 M.$2016Exports [+]
Exports % GDP [+]201615.78%chart33.84%2016Exports % GDP [+]
Imports [+]20162,033.4 M.€chart67,362.0 M.€2016Imports [+]
Imports [+]20162,250.7 M.$chart74,539.3 M.$2016Imports [+]
Imports % GDP [+]201626.22%chart39.72%2016Imports % GDP [+]
Trade balance [+]2016-810.0 M.€chart-9,970.4 M.€2016Trade balance [+]
Trade balance [+]2016-896.6 M.$chart-11,019.5 M.$2016Trade balance [+]
Trade balance % GDP [+]2016-10.45%chart-5.88%2016Trade balance % GDP [+]
15.8%August 2017Retail Sales YoY [+]
Socio-Demography
Density [+]201695chart822016Density [+]
Population [+]201610,872,298chart19,638,3092016Population [+]
Immigrant stock [+]2015245,399chart226,9432015Immigrant stock [+]
Remittance received (M.$) [+]2015304.3chart2,932.52015Remittance received (M.$) [+]
% Immigrant [+]20152.32%chart1.15%2015% Immigrant [+]
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]2015702.6chart548.42015Remittance sent (M.$) [+]
Emigrant stock [+]2015615,852chart3,408,1182015Emigrant stock [+]
% Emigrant [+]20155.82%chart17.25%2015% Emigrant [+]
HDI [+]20150.485chart0.8022015HDI [+]
Global Peace Ranking [+]201779ºchart25º2017Global Peace Ranking [+]
Gender Gap Ranking [+]2016127ºchart76º2016Gender Gap Ranking [+]
45º2015Ranking [+]
Birth Rate [+]201537.43‰chart9.60‰2016Birth Rate [+]
Fertility Rate [+]20155.05chart1.582015Fertility Rate [+]
Crude death rate [+]20159.32‰chart13.00‰2016Crude death rate [+]
Life expectancy [+]201560.58chart75.002015Life expectancy [+]
6.30‰2015Crude marriage rate [+]
1.60‰2015Crude divorce rate [+]
Number of homicides [+]2015654chart2912015Number of homicides [+]
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20156.0chart1.52015Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]
25.3%2016% risk of poverty [+]
Environment and Energy
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20150.53chart4.162015CO2 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