Total Natural Resources Rents (As % of GDP) in Benin

Total natural resources rents as a percentage of GDP reached 5.76 % in 2017 in Benin, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 4.06 % less than in the previous year.

Historically, total natural resources rents as a percentage of GDP in Benin reached an all time high of 12.0 % in 1977 and an all time low of 4.15 % in 2005. When compared to Benin's main peers, total natural resources rents as a percentage of GDP in Burkina Faso amounted to 19.9 %, 13.3 % in Niger, 8.67 % in Nigeria and 16.4 % in Togo in 2017.

Benin has been ranked 63rd within the group of 169 countries we follow in terms of total natural resources rents as a percentage of GDP, 18 places above the position seen 10 years ago.

Total natural resources rents are the sum of oil rents, natural gas rents, coal rents (hard and soft), mineral rents, and forest rents.

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