Benin Government Debt to GDP 2000-2015 | Data | Chart | Calendar

Benin recorded a Government Debt to GDP of 18.40 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2013. Government Debt to GDP in Benin averaged 30.56 percent from 2000 until 2013, 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).

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Benin Government Debt to GDP


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
18.40 16.60 58.20 11.40 2000 - 2013 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 Monday, May 4, 2015.

Benin Government Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Government Budget -1.20 -1.30 0.20 -4.20 percent of GDP [+]
Government Debt to GDP 18.40 16.60 58.20 11.40 percent [+]
Credit Rating 30.00 [+]


Government Debt to GDP Reference Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Australia 28.60 Dec/13 27.07 31.70 9.70 percent [+]
Brazil 58.91 Dec/14 56.80 60.90 53.40 percent [+]
Canada 89.10 Dec/13 88.10 101.70 66.50 percent [+]
China 22.40 Dec/13 26.00 33.50 1.00 percent [+]
Euro Area 91.90 Dec/14 90.90 91.90 66.20 percent [+]
France 95.00 Dec/14 92.30 95.00 20.70 percent [+]
Germany 74.70 Dec/14 77.10 80.30 55.60 percent [+]
India 67.72 Dec/13 66.60 84.30 66.60 percent [+]
Indonesia 26.11 Dec/13 24.03 95.10 24.03 percent [+]
Italy 132.10 Dec/14 128.50 132.10 90.50 percent [+]
Japan 227.20 Dec/13 218.80 227.20 50.60 percent [+]
Mexico 36.90 Dec/13 33.10 37.20 17.10 percent [+]
Netherlands 68.80 Dec/14 68.60 76.10 45.30 percent [+]
Russia 13.41 Dec/13 12.74 99.00 7.90 percent [+]
South Korea 33.80 Dec/13 34.80 34.80 7.99 percent [+]
Spain 97.70 Dec/14 92.10 97.70 16.60 percent [+]
Switzerland 35.40 Dec/13 36.40 54.60 25.10 percent [+]
Turkey 33.00 Dec/14 35.85 77.90 33.00 percent [+]
United Kingdom 89.40 Dec/14 87.30 89.40 31.30 percent [+]
United States 101.53 Dec/13 100.10 121.70 31.70 percent [+]