Benin
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Benin

Benin


The continent: Africa
  
Iso2:BJ
  
Iso3:BEN

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Basic information


Population

10 879 829 number of people[?] (2015)
(descending): 81 in the world of 233 (65,67%); 31 in Africa from 56 (46,43%)
12,59 % (2,52 % annual) ↘
min: 2 431 620; max: 10 879 829; max-min: 8 448 209 (77,65%); mid: 6 655 725;
4 224 105 (38,83%)

Surface area

114 760 sq. km.[?] (2015)
(descending): 101 in the world of 233 (57,08%); 38 in Africa from 56 (33,93%)

Population density

96,49 people per sq. km of land area[?] (2015)
(descending): 111 in the world of 230 (52,17%); 16 in Africa from 54 (72,22%)
12,59 % (2,52 % annual) ↘
min: 21,87; max: 96,49; max-min: 74,62 (77,33%); mid: 59,18;
37,31 (38,67%)

Population growth rate

2,62 annual %[?] (2015)
(descending): 30 in the world of 216 (86,57%); 21 in Africa from 54 (62,96%)
9,45 % (1,89 % annual) ↗
min: 1,30; max: 3,73; max-min: 2,42 (64,98%); mid: 2,52;
0,104 (3,98%)

Surface area

1,05 hectar per person[?] (2015)
(descending): 123 in the world of 233 (47,64%); 42 in Africa from 56 (26,79%)
14,41 % (2,88 % annual) ↗
min: 1,05; max: 4,73; max-min: 3,67 (77,68%); mid: 2,89;
-1,84 (-173,98%)