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Flag of Senegal

  • Officially » République du Sénégal (French)
    • Réewum Senegaal (Wolof)
    • Republic of Senegal (English)
  • Capital » Dakar

Facts

  • Population » 15.5 million
  • Major languages » French (official), Wolof
  • Religion » Islam
  • Life expectancy » 65 years (men), 69 years (women)
  • Currency » CFA (Communaute Financiere Africaine) franc

Geography

  • Area » 196,722 sq km (75,955 sq miles)
  • Bordered by Mauritania in the north, Mali to the east, Guinea to the southeast, and Guinea-Bissau to the southwest, and almost completely surrounds The Gambia, the smallest country within mainland Africa.

Notes

  • One of Africa’s most stable democracies (RSF)

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  • Drive » Right side
Map of Senegal

Map of Senegal (Source » France)

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This page was last updated on 2021.03.16 by Robert Vinet