Country: Benin (BJ)

Benin (Republic of Benin) is a sovereign state.

Capital city of Benin is Porto-Novo, Cotonou (seat of government).

Covid 19 (coronavirus)

Total confirmed: 7,515
Today confirmed: 0
Total deaths: 93
Today deaths: 0

For some countries data may shift for a day because date in WHO Covid 19 data is the date of reporting to World Health Organization.

(WHO-COVID19, April 13, 2021)

Gross Domestic Product (GDP)

$14,390,709,094

Gross Domestic Product (GDP): $14.4 billion

$1,219

GDP per capita

(WBGDB, 2019)
Currency: CFA Franc BCEAO (XOF)
International phone code 229
e164: 229
Top level domain (tld) .bj
This TLD is country specific
ISO 3166-2 BJ
ISO 3166-3: BEN
ISO numeric code: 204
FIPS code: BN
Driving side Right

Population

12,451,000

Population: 12.5 million


6,220,000

Male Population (50.0 %)

6,231,000

Female Population (50.0 %)


Population growth: 327,802 (2.70%)
Median age: 18.8 years
Density: 110.4 people/km2
Total Fertility: 4.5 live births per woman
(UNSD, 2021)
Surface area 112,622 km2
Land area: 110,622 km2 (98.2 %)
Water area: 2,000 km2 (1.8 %)
Coordinates: 9.3 N 2.15 E
Language(s): French Alphabet(s): Latin
* country's official language(s)
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