Public sector in Benin

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Public sector in Benin


The continent: Africa
  
Iso2:BJ
  
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For country comparisons (the table on the map) colors are used:
 
 Good performance;
 
 The average;
 
 Poor performance

Army in Benin


Armed forces personnel, total

9 450 number of people[?] (2014)
(descending): 132 in the world of 169 (22,49%); 37 in Africa from 51 (29,41%)
23,28 % (4,66 % annual) ↘
min: 4 500; max: 9 450; max-min: 4 950 (52,38%); mid: 6 975;
2 475 (26,19%)

Military expenditure

1,10 % of GDP[?] (2015)
(descending): 108 in the world of 155 (30,97%); 35 in Africa from 48 (29,17%)
14,86 % (2,97 % annual) ↘
min: 0,489; max: 2,28; max-min: 1,79 (78,54%); mid: 1,38;
-0,288 (-26,27%)

Armed forces personnel

0,213 % of total labor force[?] (2014)
(descending): 153 in the world of 166 (8,43%); 39 in Africa from 49 (22,45%)
12,94 % (2,59 % annual) ↘
min: 0,185; max: 0,363; max-min: 0,178 (48,96%); mid: 0,274;
-0,061 (-28,82%)

Unemployment in Benin


Unemployment

(ascending): 5 in the world of 174 (97,70%); 2 in Africa from 50 (98%)
1,10 {% of male labor force[?]}
(2014)
(ascending): 6 in the world of 174 (97,13%); 2 in Africa from 50 (98%)
18,18 % (3,64 % annual) ↘
min: 0,900; max: 2,20; max-min: 1,30 (59,09%); mid: 1,55;
-0,450 (-40,91%)
(ascending): 4 in the world of 174 (98,28%); 2 in Africa from 50 (98%)
20,00 % (4,00 % annual) ↗
min: 0,400; max: 1,30; max-min: 0,900 (69,23%); mid: 0,850;
0,150 (15,00%)

Employment of the population in Benin


Employment in agriculture

45,10 {% of total labor force[?]}
(2010)
(descending): 15 in the world of 135 (89,63%); 10 in Africa from 24 (62,50%)
53,20 {% of male labor force[?]}
(2010)
(descending): 9 in the world of 123 (93,50%); 7 in Africa from 22 (72,73%)
37,80 {% of female labor force[?]}
(2010)
(descending): 22 in the world of 117 (82,05%); 14 in Africa from 21 (38,10%)

Employment in industry

10,40 {% of total labor force[?]}
(2010)
(descending): 126 in the world of 141 (11,35%); 16 in Africa from 24 (37,50%)
(descending): 114 in the world of 129 (12,40%); 16 in Africa from 22 (31,82%)
7,20 {% of female labor force[?]}
(2010)
(descending): 99 in the world of 124 (20,97%); 12 in Africa from 22 (50%)

Employment in services

(descending): 119 in the world of 140 (15,71%); 14 in Africa from 24 (45,83%)
32,10 {% of male labor force[?]}
(2010)
(descending): 118 in the world of 128 (8,59%); 16 in Africa from 22 (31,82%)
54,70 {% of female labor force[?]}
(2010)
(descending): 96 in the world of 123 (22,76%); 9 in Africa from 21 (61,90%)

Labor force structure by type of employment in Benin


Self-employed workers

88,90 {% of total labor force[?]}
(2010)
(descending): 3 in the world of 130 (98,46%); 3 in Africa from 24 (91,67%)
83,90 {% of male labor force[?]}
(2010)
(descending): 3 in the world of 126 (98,41%); 2 in Africa from 22 (95,45%)
93,40 {% of female labor force[?]}
(2010)
(descending): 3 in the world of 126 (98,41%); 2 in Africa from 22 (95,45%)

Family workers

14,10 {% of total labor force[?]}
(2010)
(descending): 25 in the world of 119 (79,83%); 12 in Africa from 23 (52,17%)
8,30 {% of male labor force[?]}
(2010)
(descending): 39 in the world of 114 (66,67%); 16 in Africa from 22 (31,82%)
19,50 {% of female labor force[?]}
(2010)
(descending): 27 in the world of 114 (77,19%); 11 in Africa from 20 (50%)

Wage workers

8,10 {% of total labor force[?]}
(2010)
(descending): 133 in the world of 134 (1,49%); 24 in Africa from 25 (8%)
12,50 {% of male labor force[?]}
(2010)
(descending): 128 in the world of 129 (1,55%); 22 in Africa from 23 (8,70%)
(descending): 128 in the world of 129 (1,55%); 22 in Africa from 23 (8,70%)

Employers in Benin


Employers

1,20 % of total labor force[?] (2010)
(descending): 104 in the world of 120 (14,17%); 18 in Africa from 25 (32%)

Employers

1,90 % of male labor force[?] (2010)
(descending): 98 in the world of 119 (18,49%); 15 in Africa from 24 (41,67%)

Employers

0,500 % of female labor force[?] (2010)
(descending): 100 in the world of 116 (14,66%); 16 in Africa from 22 (31,82%)

Intentional homicides

6,30 per 100,000 people[?] (2012)
(ascending): 110 in the world of 185 (41,08%); 20 in Africa from 52 (63,46%)

Losses due to theft, robbery, vandalism, and arson

0,300 % sales[?] (2016)
(ascending): 40 in the world of 96 (59,38%); 7 in Africa from 27 (77,78%)
342,86 % (68,57 % annual) ↗
min: 0,300; max: 1,50; max-min: 1,20 (80%); mid: 0,900;
-0,600 (-200%)

Corruption in Benin


Bribery incidence

14,50 % of firms experiencing at least one bribe payment request[?] (2016)
(ascending): 59 in the world of 104 (44,23%); 11 in Africa from 28 (64,29%)
118,23 % (23,65 % annual) ↗
min: 14,50; max: 34,50; max-min: 20 (57,97%); mid: 24,50;
-10 (-68,97%)

CPIA transparency, accountability, and corruption in the public sector rating [1=low to 6=high]

3,50 [?] (2015)
(ascending): 61 in the world of 82 (26,83%); 34 in Africa from 40 (17,50%)

Firms expected to give gifts in meetings with tax officials

11 % of firms[?] (2016)
(ascending): 55 in the world of 97 (44,33%); 13 in Africa from 28 (57,14%)
89,61 % (17,92 % annual) ↗
min: 11; max: 22,50; max-min: 11,50 (51,11%); mid: 16,75;
-5,75 (-52,27%)

Informal payments to public officials

33,40 % of firms[?] (2016)
(ascending): 73 in the world of 95 (24,21%); 20 in Africa from 26 (26,92%)
47,73 % (9,55 % annual) ↗
min: 33,40; max: 52; max-min: 18,60 (35,77%); mid: 42,70;
-9,30 (-27,84%)

Social programs in Benin


Adequacy of social insurance programs

39,49 % of total welfare of beneficiary households[?] (2003)
(2005) (descending): 22 in the world of 77 (72,73%); 6 in Africa from 21 (76,19%)

Adequacy of social protection and labor programs

39,49 % of total welfare of beneficiary households[?] (2003)
(2005) (descending): 17 in the world of 82 (80,49%); 6 in Africa from 23 (78,26%)