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GDP Mill. € [+]20167,754M.€chart315,063M.€2016GDP Mill. € [+]
GDP Mill.$ [+]20168,583M.$chart348,743M.$2016GDP Mill.$ [+]
GDP per capita [+]2016713€chart33,989€2016GDP per capita [+]
GDP per capita [+]2016789$chart37,622$2016GDP per capita [+]
Debt [+]20163,899 M.€chart47,143 M.€2014Debt [+]
Debt [+]20164,315 M.$chart62,629 M.$2014Debt [+]
Debt (%GDP) [+]201650.30%chart15.59%2014Debt (%GDP) [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]2016359 €chart5,197 €2014Debt Per Capita [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]2016397$chart6,906$2014Debt Per Capita [+]
Deficit [+]2016-471 M.€chart14,985 M.€2014Deficit [+]
Deficit [+]2016-521 M.$chart19,907 M.$2014Deficit [+]
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2016-6.08%chart4.95%2014Deficit (%GDP) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]20161,647.7chart97,806.02014Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]
Expenditure (M.$) [+]20161,823.8chart129,935.22014Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]2015326.0
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]2015361.6chart846.31997Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201517.48%chart5.02%1997Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]20149.55%chart8.69%2014Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]201688.6chart17,075.72014Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]201698.1chart22,685.12014Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20137.36%chart144.91%2014Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201621.26%chart32.33%2014Expenditure (%GDP) [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2016152€chart10,782€2014Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2016168$chart14,324$2014Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]201531€
Education Expenditure P.C [+]201534$chart328$1997Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201416€chart879€2014Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201421$chart1,168$2014Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]20168€chart1,882€2014Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]20169$chart2,501$2014Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
Aa205/27/2017Moody's Rating [+]
S&P Rating [+]11/01/2013NRAA07/02/2007S&P Rating [+]
Fitch Rating [+]05/05/2011BAA08/21/2017Fitch Rating [+]
Corruption Index [+]201636chart662016Corruption Index [+]
Competitiveness Ranking [+]2016122ºchart17º2016Competitiveness Ranking [+]
Fragile States Index [+]201578.8chart46.22015Fragile States Index [+]
Innovation Ranking [+]2016121ºchart41º2016Innovation Ranking [+]
Labour
54º2015Human Capital Ranking [+]
Markets
4.372109/21/2017Euro / UAE dirhams [+]
-2.99%09/25/2017Stock ExchangeYTD % [+]
Business
Doing Business [+]2017155ºchart26º2017Doing Business [+]
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]201523.83chart233.772015Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]
Taxes
0%01/01/2013Standard VAT [+]
0%2016Top tax rate + SSC [+]
Trade
Exports [+]20161,223.3 M.€chart240,220.4 M.€2016Exports [+]
Exports [+]20161,354.1 M.$chart265,900.0 M.$2016Exports [+]
Exports % GDP [+]201615.78%chart76.25%2016Exports % GDP [+]
Imports [+]20162,033.4 M.€chart203,270.4 M.€2016Imports [+]
Imports [+]20162,250.7 M.$chart225,000.0 M.$2016Imports [+]
Imports % GDP [+]201626.22%chart64.52%2016Imports % GDP [+]
Trade balance [+]2016-810.0 M.€chart36,950.0 M.€2016Trade balance [+]
Trade balance [+]2016-896.6 M.$chart40,900.0 M.$2016Trade balance [+]
Trade balance % GDP [+]2016-10.45%chart11.73%2016Trade balance % GDP [+]
Socio-Demography
Density [+]201695chart1112016Density [+]
Population [+]201610,872,298chart9,269,6122016Population [+]
Immigrant stock [+]2015245,399chart8,095,1262015Immigrant stock [+]
Remittance received (M.$) [+]2015304.3
% Immigrant [+]20152.32%chart88.43%2015% Immigrant [+]
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]2015702.6chart32,425.12015Remittance sent (M.$) [+]
Emigrant stock [+]2015615,852chart136,5572015Emigrant stock [+]
% Emigrant [+]20155.82%chart1.49%2015% Emigrant [+]
HDI [+]20150.485chart0.8402015HDI [+]
Global Peace Ranking [+]201779ºchart65º2017Global Peace Ranking [+]
Gender Gap Ranking [+]2016127ºchart124º2016Gender Gap Ranking [+]
Birth Rate [+]201535.59‰chart10.59‰2015Birth Rate [+]
Fertility Rate [+]20154.69chart1.772015Fertility Rate [+]
Crude death rate [+]20159.24‰chart1.64‰2015Crude death rate [+]
Life expectancy [+]201559.72chart77.542015Life expectancy [+]
Number of homicides [+]2015654chart602015Number of homicides [+]
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20156.0chart0.72015Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]
Environment and Energy
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20150.53chart21.762015CO2 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