Located in the continent of Africa, Togo covers 54,385 square kilometers of land and 2,400 square kilometers of water, making it the 127th largest nation in the world with a total area of 56,785 square kilometers.
Togo became an independent state in 1960, after gaining its sovereignty from France. The population of Togo is 6,961,049 (2012) and the nation has a density of 128 people per square kilometer.
The currency of Togo is the CFA Franc BCEAO (XOF). As well, the people of Togo are refered to as Togolese.
The dialing code for the country is 229 and the top level internet domain for Togolese sites is .tg.
To learn more, visit our detailed Togo section.
|Density||128.0 / km2 ( 331.5 / mi2 )|
|Currency||CFA Franc BCEAO|
|GDP||4,518,443,907 (2014 data)|
|GDP per Capita||649 (2014 data)|
|Land Area||54,385 km2 (20,998 mi2)|
|Water Area||2,400 km2 (927 mi2)|
|Neighbouring Countries||Burkina Faso, Ghana, Benin|
What is the capital of Togo?
Lome is the capital city of Togo. It has a population of 749,700, and is located on a latitue of 6.14 and longitude of 1.21.
Lome is also the political center of Togo, which is considered a Republic, and home to its Executive head of state.
Quick Facts About Lome, the Capital Of Togo
|Elevation||6 meters over sea level|
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