Benin | Economic Indicators


Markets Last Reference
Currency 591 May/17
GDP Last Reference
GDP Annual Growth Rate 5 % Sep/16
GDP 8.29 USD Billion Dec/15
GDP per capita 805 USD Dec/15
GDP per capita PPP 1932 USD Dec/15
GDP Constant Prices 4049 XOF Billion Dec/15
GDP From Agriculture 881 XOF Billion Dec/15
GDP From Manufacturing 779 XOF Billion Dec/15
GDP From Mining 10.7 XOF Billion Dec/15
GDP From Public Administration 315 XOF Billion Dec/15
GDP From Services 1491 XOF Billion Dec/15
Labour Last Reference
Unemployment Rate 1 % Dec/13
Population 11.19 Million Dec/16
Living Wage Individual 63300 XOF/Month Jun/15
Wages High Skilled 120000 XOF/Month Jun/15
Wages Low Skilled 48000 XOF/Month Jun/15
Prices Last Reference
Inflation Rate -2.3 % Mar/17
Food Inflation -4.9 % Mar/17
Consumer Price Index CPI 110 Index Points Mar/17
Cpi Transportation 113 Index Points Mar/17
Money Last Reference
Interest Rate 4.5 % Apr/17
Deposit Interest Rate 5.57 % Dec/15
Interbank Rate 3.96 % Sep/16
Trade Last Reference
Balance of Trade -380 CFA Franc Billion Dec/16
Exports 29.75 CFA Franc Billion Dec/16
Imports 410 CFA Franc Billion Dec/16
Current Account -885 USD Million Dec/14
Current Account to GDP -15.1 % Dec/15
Terrorism Index 0 Dec/15
Government Last Reference
Government Debt to GDP 20.8 % Dec/15
Government Budget -4.3 % of GDP Dec/15
Credit Rating 30
Military Expenditure 96.4 USD Million Dec/16
Business Last Reference
Capacity Utilization 65.6 % Dec/16
Competitiveness Index 3.47 Points Dec/17
Competitiveness Rank 124 Dec/17
Corruption Index 36 Points Dec/16
Corruption Rank 95 Dec/16
Ease of Doing Business 155 Dec/16
Industrial Production -19 % Dec/16
Leading Economic Index 0.6 Jan/17
Consumer Last Reference
Retail Sales Yoy -27.2 % Dec/16
Taxes Last Reference
Sales Tax Rate 18 % Dec/16




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