Republic of Senegal

(Senegal)

  • Republic of Senegal
  • Republic of Senegal

System of governmentsemi-presidential republic
Country codeSN, SEN
FlagRepublic of Senegal
Capital cityDakar
CurrencyWest African CFA franc (XOF)
Predominant religionSunni Islam
Former colonizerFrance (French Republic)
MembershipUN
WTO
MMF
African Union
Population15 726 037 people
(70. place in the world)
Area196 190 km2
(87. place in the world)
Density80 people per km2
(99. place in the world)
GDP per capita3 457 USD per capita
(149. place in the world)
PeacefulnessGPI Global Peace Index 1,883
(57. place in the world)
CorruptionCPI Corruption Perceptions Index 45
(67. place in the world)
Human developmentHDI Human Development Index 0,505
(163. place in the world)
Economy freedomEFI Economy Freedom Index 56,3
(114. place in the world)
Life expectancy67,5 years
(138. place in the world)
Income iequalityGini coefficient 40,3
(103. place in the world)
CO2 emissions9,689 Mt CO2/year
(105. place in the world)
CO2 emissions per km249 t CO2/km2/year
(127. place in the world)
CO2 emissions per capita0,6 t CO2/per capita/year
(142. place in the world)
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