Gabonese Republic

(Gabon)

System of governmentpresidential republic
Country codeGA, GAB
FlagGabonese Republic
Capital cityLibreville
CurrencyCentral African CFA franc (XAF)
Predominant religionCatholic Christianity
Former colonizerFrance (French Republic)
MembershipUN
WTO
MMF
African Union
OPEC
Population1 594 000 people
(147. place in the world)
Area267 667 km2
(76. place in the world)
Density6 people per km2
(185. place in the world)
GDP per capita18 113 USD per capita
(69. place in the world)
PeacefulnessGPI Global Peace Index 2,112
(94. place in the world)
CorruptionCPI Corruption Perceptions Index 31
(121. place in the world)
Human developmentHDI Human Development Index 0,702
(109. place in the world)
Economy freedomEFI Economy Freedom Index 56,3
(113. place in the world)
Life expectancy66,5 years
(145. place in the world)
Income iequalityGini coefficient 38,0
(87. place in the world)
CO2 emissions6,564 Mt CO2/year
(120. place in the world)
CO2 emissions per km225 t CO2/km2/year
(144. place in the world)
CO2 emissions per capita4,1 t CO2/per capita/year
(72. place in the world)
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