Benin Government Debt to GDP 2000-2014 | Data | Chart | Calendar

Benin recorded a Government Debt to GDP of 16.60 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2012. Government Debt To GDP in Benin averaged 31.49 Percent from 2000 until 2012, reaching an all time high of 58.20 Percent in 2001 and a record low of 11.40 Percent in 2007. Government Debt To GDP in Benin is reported by the Central Bank of West African States (BCEAO).


Benin Government Debt to GDP

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
16.60 17.80 58.20 11.40 2000 - 2012 Percent Yearly
Generally, Government debt as a percent of GDP is used by investors to measure a country ability to make future payments on its debt, thus affecting the country borrowing costs and government bond yields. This page provides - Benin Government Debt To GDP - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Content for - Benin Government Debt to GDP - was last refreshed on Saturday, November 1, 2014.

Benin Government Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Government Budget -1.20 -1.30 0.20 -4.20 Percent of GDP [+]
Government Debt to GDP 16.60 17.80 58.20 11.40 Percent [+]
Credit Rating 30.00 [+]