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Map of Guinea

Map of Guinea

Bordering Countries: Guinea-Bissau, Ivory Coast, Liberia, Mali, Senegal, Sierra Leone
Demonym: Guinean
Motto: "Work, Justice, Solidarity"
Population: 11,474,383 (2014)
Population Growth Rate: 2.63% (2014)
Government: presidential republic
Capital City: Conakry
Capital Coordinates: 9°31′N 13°42′W
Capital Time Zone: UTC
Currency: Guinean Franc
Currency Code: GNF
Currencies Issued: centime syli
GDP: $4.6 billion (2010)
Per Capita Income: $448 (2010)
GDP Growth Rate: 2.90% (2013)
Inflation Rate: 11.90% (2013)
Foreign Debt: $3.0 billion (2011)
ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 Country Code: GN
Internet Country Code: .gn
Number of Internet Users: 95000 (2009)
Calling Code: 224
Electrical Generation Capacity: 395000 kW (2010)
Independence: 1958 from France
Area: 245,857 square km (256,717 km land) (140 km water)
Coastline: 320 km
Lowest Point: Atlantic Ocean (0 m)
Highest Point: Mont Nimba (1,752 m)
Life Expectancy: 59.60 years (2014)
Fertility Rate: 4.93 (2014)
Infant Mortality Rate: 55.24 per 1000 (2014)
HIV Prevalence: 1.70% (2012)
Adult Obesity Prevalence: 4.40% (2008)
Human Development Index: 0.344 (2011)
Corruption Perception Index: 2.1 (2011)
Literacy: 29.50 percent

Number of bank notes in catalogue: 11

Number of coins in catalogue: 1

Number of stamps in catalogue: 15

Location of Guinea in Africa

Regional Map for Guinea

Major Cities

Boké (Population 116270)
Conakry (Population 1931184)
Faranah (Population 87083)
Fria (Population 110586)
Guéckédougou (Population 221715)
Kankan (Population 207790)
Kindia (Population 181126)
Kissidougou (Population 119909)
Labé (Population 58649)
Macenta (Population 88376)
Mamou (Population 76269)
Nzérékoré (Population 250791)
Port Kamsar (Population 88222)
Siguiri (Population 28319)

Languages

Maninka

Rivers

Gambia River
Niger River

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