Benin Population 2023

Population Benin 2023 is 10 315 276 people. Benin ranks 88 in terms of population in the world - 0.13% of all inhabitants of the Earth. The capital of Benin is Porto-Novo, the official currency is the CFA Franc BCEAO (XOF). has used information from reliable sources. Find out the population of a country, city, district at

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Population of Benin

10 315 276 people Flag of  Benin Flag of Benin Data in May 2023

Population rank, Life expectancy, age and total area Benin

Population rank Benin 10 315 276 people
Male population 49.3%
Female population 50.7%
Life expectancy Benin
Life expectancy Male 58.6
Life expectancy Female 61.1
Median age Benin 18.2 age
<15 years 44.7%
15 - 65 years 52.6%
>65 years 2.7%
Total area
Total area Benin 112622 km2 (#101 in world)
Population density 91.59 per km2
The site uses information from official sources and is updated every month. Some data may differ due to the lack of the latest census.


⚡ When was the population counted?

The population count in Benin was carried out in 2023.

⚡ What place does Benin occupy in terms of population on Earth?

Benin takes 88st place in the ranking of the population of countries on Earth.

⚡ Which city is the capital of Benin?

The capital of Benin is the city of Porto-Novo with a population of 258 975 people.