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Map of Gabon

Map of Gabon

Also Known As: République gabonaise (French)
Bordering Countries: Cameroon, Congo, Republic of the, Equatorial Guinea
Demonym: Gabonese, Gabonaise
Motto: "Union, Work, Justice"
Population: 1,672,597 (2014)
Population Growth Rate: 1.94% (2014)
Government: presidential republic
Capital City: Libreville
Capital Coordinates: 0°23′N 9°27′E
Capital Time Zone: UTC+1
Currency: Central African CFA franc
Currency Code: XAF
GDP: $13.1 billion (2010)
Per Capita Income: $8,724 (2010)
GDP Growth Rate: 6.60% (2013)
Inflation Rate: 1.20% (2013)
Unemployment Rate: 21.00% (2006)
Foreign Debt: $2.7 billion (2011)
ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 Country Code: GA
Internet Country Code: .ga
Number of Internet Users: 98800 (2009)
Calling Code: 241
Electrical Generation Capacity: 415000 kW (2010)
Independence: 1960 from France
Area: 267,667 square km (257,667 km land) (10,000 km water)
Coastline: 885 km
Lowest Point: Atlantic Ocean (0 m)
Highest Point: Mont Iboundji (1,575 m)
Life Expectancy: 52.06 years (2014)
Fertility Rate: 4.49 (2014)
Infant Mortality Rate: 47.03 per 1000 (2014)
HIV Prevalence: 4.00% (2012)
Adult Obesity Prevalence: 13.90% (2008)
Human Development Index: 0.674 (2011)
Corruption Perception Index: 3.0 (2011)
Literacy: 63.20 percent

Number of bank notes in catalogue: 1

Number of coins in catalogue: 0

Number of stamps in catalogue: 27

Location of Gabon in Africa

Regional Map for Gabon

Major Cities

Bitam (Population 7473)
Franceville (Population 56000)
Gamba (Population 8000)
Koulamoutou (Population 16000)
Lambaréné (Population 24000)
Libreville (Population 578156)
Makokou (Population 16600)
Mayumba (Population 2500)
Mékambo (Population 4891)
Mitzic (Population 4926)
Moanda (Population 32298)
Mouila (Population 28000)
Ndjolé (Population 6289)
Oyem (Population 38079)
Port-Gentil (Population 80000)
Tchibanga (Population 24000)

Languages

Fang

Rivers

Congo River
Ogooué River

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