Benin: Share of industry

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 Benin

Value added by industry as percent of GDP

 Latest value 17.02
 Year 2022
 Measure percent
 Data availability 1960 - 2022
 Average 14.83
 Min - Max 7.98 - 21.77
 Source The World Bank
For that indicator, we provide data for Benin from 1960 to 2022. The average value for Benin during that period was 14.83 percent with a minimum of 7.98 percent in 1965 and a maximum of 21.77 percent in 2003. The latest value from 2022 is 17.02 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2022 based on 166 countries is 27.55 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Recent values chart
Benin - Share of industry - Recent values chart

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Benin - Share of industry - historical chart - 1960-2022




The importance of industry in the economy of Benin and other countries is measured as the value added of the industrial sector as percent of GDP. Industry includes mining, manufacturing, construction, electricity, water, and gas.
Definition: Industry (including construction) corresponds to ISIC divisions 05-43 and includes manufacturing (ISIC divisions 10-33). It comprises value added in mining, manufacturing (also reported as a separate subgroup), construction, electricity, water, and gas. Value added is the net output of a sector after adding up all outputs and subtracting intermediate inputs. It is calculated without making deductions for depreciation of fabricated assets or depletion and degradation of natural resources. The origin of value added is determined by the International Standard Industrial Classification (ISIC), revision 4. Note: For VAB countries, gross value added at factor cost is used as the denominator.


 Related indicators Latest value Reference Measure
 Share of industry 17.02 2022 percent
 Share of manufacturing 9.82 2022 percent
 Share of services 46.89 2022 percent
 Industry value added 2.96 2022 billion U.S. dollars
 Manufacturing value added 1.71 2022 billion U.S. dollars
 Services value added 8.16 2022 billion U.S. dollars
 Savings, percent of GDP 23.40 2021 percent
 Savings, in dollars 4.14 2021 billion U.S. dollars
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