Flag of C么te d'Ivoire

Flag of C么te d’Ivoire

  • Officially 禄 R茅publique de C么te d’Ivoire聽(French)
    • Republic of C么te d’Ivoire (English)
    • aka Ivory Coast
  • Political capital 禄 Yamoussoukro
  • Economic capital and largest city is the port city of Abidjan

Notes

  • Since it’s independence in 1960, C么te d’Ivoire has maintained close ties with France.

Facts

  • Population 禄 23.7 million
  • Languages 禄 French, indigenous languages
  • Religions 禄 Islam, Christianity, indigenous beliefs
  • Life expectancy 禄 52 years (men), 55 years (women)
  • Currency 禄 CFA (Communaute Financiere Africaine) franc

Geography

  • Country in West Africa
  • Area 禄 322,462 sq km (124,503 sq miles)
  • Bordering the Atlantic Ocean, Ghana, and Liberia.
  • Terrain: Forested, undulating, hilly in the west.
Map of C么te d鈥橧voire

Map of C么te d鈥橧voire (Source 禄 France)

Maps

Climate

  • Tropical, semiarid in far north.

Health

  • There is a risk of yellow fever in C么te d’Ivoire.
    • Proof of yellow fever vaccination is required for travellers from all countries.

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This page was last updated on 2021.03.20 by Robert Vinet