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Qu. GDP Per Capita € [+]2017Q24,487€
GDP Mill. € [+]2016176,564M.€chart7,754M.€2016GDP Mill. € [+]
GDP Mill.$ [+]2016195,328M.$chart8,583M.$2016GDP Mill.$ [+]
GDP per capita [+]201616,700€chart713€2016GDP per capita [+]
GDP per capita [+]201618,508$chart789$2016GDP per capita [+]
Quat. GDP Mill.€ [+]2017Q247,465M.€
Debt [+]201664,946chart3,8962016Debt [+]
Debt [+]201671,888chart4,3132016Debt [+]
Debt (%GDP) [+]201637.20%chart50.27%2016Debt (%GDP) [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]20166,139€chart358€2016Debt Per Capita [+]
Debt Per Capita [+]20166,796$chart397$2016Debt Per Capita [+]
Deficit [+]20161,019chart-4582016Deficit [+]
Deficit [+]20161,128chart-5072016Deficit [+]
Deficit (%GDP) [+]20160.60%chart-5.91%2016Deficit (%GDP) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]201669,577.8chart1,647.72016Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]
Expenditure (M.$) [+]201677,015.7chart1,823.82016Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]20136,450.1chart326.02015Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]20138,562.5chart361.62015Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20139.60%chart17.48%2015Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]201610,435.7
Gov. Health Exp.(M.$) [+]19983,344.4
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]201414.91%chart9.55%2014Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]20161,789.3chart88.62016Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]20161,979.5chart98.12016Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20152.88%chart7.36%2013Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201639.90%chart21.26%2016Expenditure (%GDP) [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]20166,577€chart152€2016Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Expenditure Per Capita [+]20167,280$chart168$2016Expenditure Per Capita [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2013613€chart31€2015Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2013814$chart34$2015Education Expenditure P.C [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2016989€chart16€2014Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]1998325$chart21$2014Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2016169€chart8€2016Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2016188$chart9$2016Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]
Moody's Rating [+]10/14/2016A1
S&P Rating [+]08/24/2011AA-NR11/01/2013S&P Rating [+]
Fitch Rating [+]09/01/2017A+B05/05/2011Fitch Rating [+]
Corruption Index [+]201655chart362016Corruption Index [+]
Competitiveness Ranking [+]201731ºchart120º2017Competitiveness Ranking [+]
Fragile States Index [+]201537.4chart78.82015Fragile States Index [+]
RTI Raking [+]11/01/201677º
Innovation Ranking [+]201627ºchart121º2016Innovation Ranking [+]
Labour
Unemployment Rate [+]August 20172.9%
Unemployment rate [+]2017Q23.0%
Unemployed [+]2017Q2159 m.
NMW [+]2017422.0 $
NMW [+]2017407.1 €
Average Wage [+]201612,210€
Average Wage [+]201512,931$
Human Capital Ranking [+]201525º
Markets
Euro / Czech Koruna [+]10/19/201725.7250
Stock ExchangeYTD % [+]10/19/201714.23%
Prices
CPI (overall index) [+]July 20172.5%
HICP [+]September 20172.5%
PPI Year on Year [+]September 20171.6%
Money Market
Key rates [+]08/04/20170.25%
Business
Doing Business [+]201727ºchart155º2017Doing Business [+]
IPI Year on Year [+]August 20175.9%
Passengers vehicles Year [+]June 2017271,366
Annual Vehicles/ 1,000 p. [+]June 201728.52
Motor vehicle production [+]20161,349,896
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]2015558.06chart23.832015Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]
Taxes
Standard VAT [+]01/01/201521.00%
Top tax rate + SSC [+]201631.1%
Trade
Exports [+]2016146,999.9 M.€chart1,223.3 M.€2016Exports [+]
Exports [+]2016162,797.1 M.$chart1,354.1 M.$2016Exports [+]
Exports % GDP [+]201683.26%chart15.78%2016Exports % GDP [+]
Imports [+]2016129,268.1 M.€chart2,033.4 M.€2016Imports [+]
Imports [+]2016142,215.0 M.$chart2,250.7 M.$2016Imports [+]
Imports % GDP [+]201673.21%chart26.22%2016Imports % GDP [+]
Trade balance [+]201617,731.7 M.€chart-810.0 M.€2016Trade balance [+]
Trade balance [+]201620,582.1 M.$chart-896.6 M.$2016Trade balance [+]
Trade balance % GDP [+]201610.04%chart-10.45%2016Trade balance % GDP [+]
Retail Sales YoY [+]August 20174.8%
Socio-Demography
Density [+]2016134chart952016Density [+]
Population [+]201610,578,820chart10,872,2982016Population [+]
Immigrant stock [+]2015405,093chart245,3992015Immigrant stock [+]
Remittance received (M.$) [+]20152,693.0chart304.32015Remittance received (M.$) [+]
% Immigrant [+]20153.84%chart2.32%2015% Immigrant [+]
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]20152,013.2chart702.62015Remittance sent (M.$) [+]
Emigrant stock [+]2015932,582chart615,8522015Emigrant stock [+]
% Emigrant [+]20158.84%chart5.82%2015% Emigrant [+]
HDI [+]20150.878chart0.4852015HDI [+]
Global Peace Ranking [+]2017chart79º2017Global Peace Ranking [+]
Gender Gap Ranking [+]201677ºchart127º2016Gender Gap Ranking [+]
Ranking [+]201522º
Birth Rate [+]201610.70‰chart37.43‰2015Birth Rate [+]
Fertility Rate [+]20151.57chart5.052015Fertility Rate [+]
Crude death rate [+]201610.20‰chart9.32‰2015Crude death rate [+]
Life expectancy [+]201578.70chart60.582015Life expectancy [+]
Crude marriage rate [+]20154.60‰
Crude divorce rate [+]20152.50‰
Number of homicides [+]201579chart6542015Number of homicides [+]
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20150.8chart6.02015Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]
% risk of poverty [+]20159.7%
Environment and Energy
CO2 Tons per capita [+]201510.54chart0.532015CO2 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