Table

Benin. Source:IMF World Economic Outlook Database(Oct 2018)
N Subject Descriptor Units Scale Estimates Start After 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022 2023
1 Gross domestic product, constant prices National currency Billions Y2015 4,324.497 4,585.646 4,876.52 5,202.096 5,570.64 5,914.531 6,278.049
2 Gross domestic product, constant prices Percent change Y2015 5.606 6.039 6.343 6.676 7.085 6.173 6.146
3 Gross domestic product, current prices National currency Billions Y2015 5,371.093 5,809.2 6,311.718 6,878.369 7,518.258 8,108.398 8,783.853
4 Gross domestic product, current prices U.S. dollars Billions Y2015 9.246 10.546 11.386 12.409 13.563 14.628 15.846
5 Gross domestic product, current prices Purchasing power parity; international dollars Billions Y2015 25.388 27.546 29.918 32.523 35.476 38.367 41.511
6 Gross domestic product, deflator Index Y2015 124.202 126.682 129.431 132.223 134.962 137.093 139.914
7 Gross domestic product per capita, constant prices National currency Units Y2015 388,731.396 401,431.641 416,004.856 432,562.556 451,609.265 467,595.365 484,140.819
8 Gross domestic product per capita, constant prices Purchasing power parity; 2011 international dollar Units Y2015 2,074.317 2,142.087 2,219.851 2,308.205 2,409.84 2,495.144 2,583.433
9 Gross domestic product per capita, current prices National currency Units Y2015 482,810.439 508,542.748 538,438.366 571,947.408 609,501.784 641,039.706 677,379.55
10 Gross domestic product per capita, current prices U.S. dollars Units Y2015 831.1 923.25 971.352 1,031.803 1,099.551 1,156.446 1,222.004
11 Gross domestic product per capita, current prices Purchasing power parity; international dollars Units Y2015 2,282.13 2,411.424 2,552.202 2,704.381 2,876.029 3,033.238 3,201.207
12 Output gap in percent of potential GDP Percent of potential GDP NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA
13 Gross domestic product based on purchasing-power-parity (PPP) share of world total Percent Y2015 0.02 0.02 0.021 0.022 0.022 0.023 0.023
14 Implied PPP conversion rate National currency per current international dollar Y2015 211.561 210.889 210.97 211.489 211.925 211.338 211.601
15 Total investment Percent of GDP Y2015 28.401 28.352 28.701 29.362 30.179 30.584 31.16
16 Gross national savings Percent of GDP Y2015 17.322 17.736 19.828 20.755 22.151 22.911 24.656
17 Inflation, average consumer prices Index Y2017 111.917 114.491 117.123 119.7 122.332 125.023 127.337
18 Inflation, average consumer prices Percent change Y2017 0.144 2.3 2.299 2.2 2.199 2.2 1.852
19 Inflation, end of period consumer prices Index Y2017 114.004 115.978 119.2 121.245 124.407 126.718 129.057
20 Inflation, end of period consumer prices Percent change Y2017 2.982 1.731 2.779 1.715 2.607 1.858 1.846
21 Six-month London interbank offered rate (LIBOR) Percent NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA
22 Volume of imports of goods and services Percent change Y2016 28.579 26.597 15.978 18.112 16.68 17.119 6.273
23 Volume of Imports of goods Percent change Y2016 28.831 25.992 15.182 18.637 16.141 18.429 0.914
24 Volume of exports of goods and services Percent change Y2016 41.946 45.688 33.261 26.76 27.628 26.057 21.036
25 Volume of exports of goods Percent change Y2016 45.695 49.594 35.947 28.437 29.651 29.361 24.184
26 Unemployment rate Percent of total labor force NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA
27 Employment Persons Millions NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA
28 Population Persons Millions Y2016 11.125 11.423 11.722 12.026 12.335 12.649 12.967
29 General government revenue National currency Billions Y2017 1,001.657 1,104.449 1,189.272 1,334.847 1,448.422 1,592.275 1,738.653
30 General government revenue Percent of GDP Y2017 18.649 19.012 18.842 19.406 19.265 19.637 19.794
31 General government total expenditure National currency Billions Y2017 1,311.695 1,377.578 1,343.269 1,411.606 1,490.628 1,571.36 1,668.391
32 General government total expenditure Percent of GDP Y2017 24.421 23.714 21.282 20.522 19.827 19.379 18.994
33 General government net lending/borrowing National currency Billions Y2017 -310.039 -273.129 -153.997 -76.759 -42.207 20.915 70.262
34 General government net lending/borrowing Percent of GDP Y2017 -5.772 -4.702 -2.44 -1.116 -0.561 0.258 0.8
35 General government structural balance National currency Billions NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA
36 General government structural balance Percent of potential GDP NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA
37 General government primary net lending/borrowing National currency Billions Y2017 -203.625 -140.229 7.183 82.861 117.343 180.085 225.092
38 General government primary net lending/borrowing Percent of GDP Y2017 -3.791 -2.414 0.114 1.205 1.561 2.221 2.563
39 General government net debt National currency Billions NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA
40 General government net debt Percent of GDP NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA
41 General government gross debt National currency Billions Y2017 2,930.015 3,300.144 3,469.436 3,518.744 3,577.691 3,601.891 3,572.701
42 General government gross debt Percent of GDP Y2017 54.552 56.809 54.968 51.157 47.587 44.422 40.674
43 Gross domestic product corresponding to fiscal year, current prices National currency Billions Y2017 5,371.093 5,809.2 6,311.718 6,878.369 7,518.258 8,108.398 8,783.853
44 Current account balance U.S. dollars Billions Y2016 -1.024 -1.12 -1.01 -1.068 -1.089 -1.122 -1.031
45 Current account balance Percent of GDP Y2015 -11.079 -10.617 -8.873 -8.607 -8.028 -7.673 -6.504