Benin, also known as the Republic of Benin is a country in West Africa. It shares borders with Togo, Nigeria, Burkina Faso, and Niger. Its official language is French. Its capital is Porto-Novo and its largest city is Cotonou.
The Beninese flag was adopted in November 1959. The design in Pan-african colors consists of two equal horizontal bands of yellow and red and a green vertical band at the hoist side.
|Capital City||Area (World Ranking)||2021 Population (World Ranking)||Currency||Flag Ratio (Decimal)||Adopted|
|Porto-Novo||114,763 km² / 44,310 mi²|
|West African CFA franc (XOF)||2:3 (1.5)||1959|