Benin: Savings, percent of GDP

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 Benin

Savings as percent of GDP

 Latest value 23.40
 Year 2021
 Measure percent
 Data availability 1974 - 2021
 Average 12.06
 Min - Max -3.25 - 23.40
 Source The World Bank
For that indicator, we provide data for Benin from 1974 to 2021. The average value for Benin during that period was 12.06 percent with a minimum of -3.25 percent in 1981 and a maximum of 23.4 percent in 2021. The latest value from 2021 is 23.4 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2021 based on 141 countries is 23.62 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Benin - Savings, percent of GDP - Recent values chart

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Benin - Savings, percent of GDP - historical chart - 1974-2021




The savings in Benin and other countries is calculated as the difference between income and consumption, expressed as percent of GDP.
Definition: Gross savings are calculated as gross national income less total consumption, plus net transfers.

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