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GDP Mill. € [+]20167,754M.€chart18,941M.€2016GDP Mill. € [+]
GDP Mill.$ [+]20168,583M.$chart20,966M.$2016GDP Mill.$ [+]
GDP per capita [+]2016713€chart13,877€2016GDP per capita [+]
GDP per capita [+]2016789$chart15,360$2016GDP per capita [+]
Debt [+]20163,899 M.€chart10,816 M.€2015Debt [+]
Debt [+]20164,315 M.$chart12,000 M.$2015Debt [+]
Debt (%GDP) [+]201650.30%chart49.50%2015Debt (%GDP) [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]2016359 €chart7,953 €2015Debt Per Capita [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]2016397$chart8,574$2015Debt Per Capita [+]
Deficit [+]2016-471 M.€chart-1,429 M.€2015Deficit [+]
Deficit [+]2016-521 M.$chart-1,585 M.$2015Deficit [+]
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2016-6.08%chart-6.54%2015Deficit (%GDP) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]20161,647.7chart8,905.42015Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]
Expenditure (M.$) [+]20161,823.8chart9,880.52015Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]2015326.0chart313.52003Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]2015361.6chart354.62003Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201517.48%chart13.34%2003Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]20149.55%chart8.17%2014Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]201688.6chart213.12016Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]201698.1chart235.82016Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20137.36%chart2.18%2012Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201621.26%chart40.76%2015Expenditure (%GDP) [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2016152€chart6,548€2015Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2016168$chart7,265$2015Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]201531€chart244€2003Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]201534$chart276$2003Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201416€chart462€2014Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201421$chart614$2014Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]20168€chart156€2016Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]20169$chart173$2016Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
Ba104/25/2017Moody's Rating [+]
S&P Rating [+]11/01/2013NRBBB+04/21/2017S&P Rating [+]
Fitch Rating [+]05/05/2011B
Corruption Index [+]201636chart352016Corruption Index [+]
Competitiveness Ranking [+]2016122ºchart89º2016Competitiveness Ranking [+]
Fragile States Index [+]201578.8chart58.72015Fragile States Index [+]
49º10/01/2016RTI Raking [+]
Innovation Ranking [+]2016121ºchart80º2015Innovation Ranking [+]
Labour
3.0%2016Q3Unemployment rate [+]
19 m.2016Q3Unemployed [+]
337.6 $2013NMW [+]
256.1 €2013NMW [+]
67º2015Human Capital Ranking [+]
Markets
8.064109/21/2017Euro / Trinidad and Tobago dollars [+]
Prices
1.5%June 2017CPI (overall index) [+]
Money Market
4.75%12/07/2015Key rates [+]
Business
Doing Business [+]2017155ºchart96º2017Doing Business [+]
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]201523.83chart291.912015Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]
Taxes
12.50%01/01/2016Standard VAT [+]
25.0%2015Top tax rate + SSC [+]
Trade
Exports [+]20161,223.3 M.€chart7,227.4 M.€2016Exports [+]
Exports [+]20161,354.1 M.$chart8,000.0 M.$2016Exports [+]
Exports % GDP [+]201615.78%chart38.16%2016Exports % GDP [+]
Imports [+]20162,033.4 M.€chart7,950.1 M.€2016Imports [+]
Imports [+]20162,250.7 M.$chart8,800.0 M.$2016Imports [+]
Imports % GDP [+]201626.22%chart41.97%2016Imports % GDP [+]
Trade balance [+]2016-810.0 M.€chart-722.7 M.€2016Trade balance [+]
Trade balance [+]2016-896.6 M.$chart-800.0 M.$2016Trade balance [+]
Trade balance % GDP [+]2016-10.45%chart-3.82%2016Trade balance % GDP [+]
Socio-Demography
Density [+]201695chart2662016Density [+]
Population [+]201610,872,298chart1,364,9622016Population [+]
Immigrant stock [+]2015245,399chart49,8832015Immigrant stock [+]
Remittance received (M.$) [+]2015304.3chart126.12015Remittance received (M.$) [+]
% Immigrant [+]20152.32%chart3.67%2015% Immigrant [+]
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]2015702.6chart22.72015Remittance sent (M.$) [+]
Emigrant stock [+]2015615,852chart363,3322015Emigrant stock [+]
% Emigrant [+]20155.82%chart26.72%2015% Emigrant [+]
HDI [+]20150.485chart0.7802015HDI [+]
Global Peace Ranking [+]201779ºchart97º2017Global Peace Ranking [+]
Gender Gap Ranking [+]2016127ºchart44º2016Gender Gap Ranking [+]
Birth Rate [+]201535.59‰chart13.98‰2015Birth Rate [+]
Fertility Rate [+]20154.69chart1.772015Fertility Rate [+]
Crude death rate [+]20159.24‰chart9.51‰2015Crude death rate [+]
Life expectancy [+]201559.72chart70.562015Life expectancy [+]
Number of homicides [+]2015654chart4202015Number of homicides [+]
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20156.0chart30.92015Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]
Environment and Energy
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20150.53chart25.942015CO2 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