Number of Banks remained unchanged in Benin in 2018

Number of Banks (banks)
Banking | Benin | January 24, 2020
$2.99
Excel Sheet

Number of banks reached 15.0 banks in 2018 in Benin, according to the National Central Bank. This is the same as in the previous year.

Historically, number of banks in Benin reached an all time high of 16.0 banks in 2016 and an all time low of 9.00 banks in 2004. When compared to Benin's main peers, number of banks in Burkina Faso amounted to 15.0 banks, 14.0 banks in Niger, 21.0 banks in Nigeria and 13.0 banks in Togo in 2018.

Benin has been ranked 103rd within the group of 151 countries we follow in terms of number of banks, 25 places above the position seen 10 years ago.

Number of Banks Unit 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Algeria banks 20.0 20.0 20.0 20.0 20.0
Benin banks 12.0 13.0 15.0 15.0 16.0
Burkina Faso banks 12.0 13.0 13.0 13.0 13.0
Cameroon banks 13.0 13.0 13.0 14.0 14.0
Chad banks 8.00 8.00 8.00 8.00 8.00 ...
Ghana banks 26.0 27.0 28.0 29.0 30.0
Ivory Coast banks 24.0 25.0 25.0 26.0 27.0
Libya banks 15.0 16.0 16.0 17.0 17.0
Mali banks 13.0 14.0 14.0 14.0 13.0
Niger banks 10.0 11.0 11.0 12.0 12.0
Nigeria banks 21.0 21.0 21.0 19.0 20.0
Togo banks 12.0 13.0 13.0 13.0 13.0