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Map of Gambia, The

Map of Gambia, The

Bordering Countries: Senegal
Demonym: Gambian
Motto: "Progress, Peace, Prosperity"
Population: 1,925,527 (2014)
Population Growth Rate: 2.23% (2014)
Government: presidential republic
Capital City: Banjul
Capital Coordinates: 13°28′N 16°36′W
Capital Time Zone: GMT
Currency: Dalasi
Currency Code: GMD
Currencies Issued: butut dalasi pound
GDP: $1.1 billion (2010)
Per Capita Income: $616 (2010)
GDP Growth Rate: 6.40% (2013)
Inflation Rate: 6.00% (2013)
Foreign Debt: $642.3 million (2011)
ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 Country Code: GM
Internet Country Code: .gm
Number of Internet Users: 130100 (2009)
Calling Code: 220
Electrical Generation Capacity: 62000 kW (2010)
Independence: 1965 from United Kingdom
Area: 11,295 square km (10,000 km land) (1,295 km water)
Coastline: 80 km
Lowest Point: Atlantic Ocean (0 m)
Highest Point: unnamed (53 m)
Life Expectancy: 64.36 years (2014)
Fertility Rate: 3.85 (2014)
Infant Mortality Rate: 65.74 per 1000 (2014)
HIV Prevalence: 1.30% (2012)
Adult Obesity Prevalence: 7.90% (2008)
Corruption Perception Index: 3.5 (2011)
Literacy: 40.10 percent

Number of bank notes in catalogue: 4

Number of coins in catalogue: 1

Number of stamps in catalogue: 7

Location of Gambia, The in Africa

Regional Map for Gambia, The

Major Cities

Banjul [Capital] (Population 34828)
Basse Santa Su (Population 18414)
Farafenni (Population 30000)
Gunjur (Population 17520)
Serekunda (Population 335733)

Languages

Serer
Wolof

Rivers

Gambia River

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