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Benin

Macroeconomic review

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Size of economy

Benin: size of economy, bln. US dollars
Indicator197019801990200020102015
Gross Domestic Product (GDP)0.321.52.02.67.08.5
Total Value Added0.291.32.02.36.27.5
Gross national income (GNI)0.321.52.02.66.98.4
Picture. Benin: share in the world

Benin: share in the world, %
Indicator197019801990200020102015
Gross Domestic Product (GDP)0.00950.0120.00870.00770.0110.011
Agriculture, hunting, forestry, fishing0.0320.0540.0600.0530.0620.055
Mining, Manufacturing, Utilities0.00300.00340.00320.00750.00710.0080

Growth of economy

Picture. Benin: growth of economy

Benin: growth of economy, 1970=100%
Indicator197019801990200020102015
Gross Domestic Product (GDP)100.0144.7210.9344.1503.2649.7
Agriculture, hunting, forestry, fishing100.0135.2259.3445.1643.0778.9
Mining, Manufacturing, Utilities100.0105.11 104.51 200.11 111.71 341.9

Structure of economy

Benin: structure of economy
Yearagricultureindustryconstructiontradetransportsservices
197034.410.83.716.07.427.8
198032.99.23.217.17.929.8
199035.49.53.216.07.328.6
200025.524.17.315.75.821.5
201025.416.97.912.49.528.0
201523.217.27.714.711.925.3
Picture. Benin: structure of economy by sectors, 2015, %

Productivity of economy

Picture. Benin: productivity of economy

Benin: productivity of economy, per capita, $
Indicator197019801990200020102015
Gross Domestic Product (GDP)111.0399.0398.0370.0733.0779.0
Agriculture, hunting, forestry, fishing33.8117.4137.984.7166.7159.7
Mining, Manufacturing, Utilities10.632.737.280.1110.7118.5

Trade balance

Picture. Benin: trade balance

Benin: trade balance, share in GDP, %
Indicator197019801990200020102015
Net exports7.5-7.8-7.4-13.7-13.4-9.0
Exports of goods and services40.335.319.221.123.826.9
Imports of goods and services32.843.126.534.937.235.9

Perspective of economy

Picture. Benin: perspective of economy

Food review

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Food structure

Picture. Structure of kcal supply in Benin, 2013, % Picture. Structure of protein supply in Benin, 2013, % Picture. Structure of fat supply in Benin, 2013, %