1. World Map /
  2. Africa/
  3. Guinea/
  4. Guinea Geo. Statistics

Geography Statistics of Guinea

Guinea's Information

Flag of Guinea
Land Area 245,717 km2
Water Area 140 km2
Total Area 245,857km2 (#77)
Population 12,093,349 (#75)
Population Density 49.22/km2
Government Type Presidential Republic
GDP (PPP) $16.08 Billion
GDP Per Capita $1,300
Currency Franc (GNF)
Largest Cities

See Also

  • Coastline: 198 miles (320 km)
  • Land Area:
    (land) 94,871 sq miles (245,717 sq km)
    (water) 54 sq miles (140 sq km)
    (TOTAL) 94,925 sq miles (245,857 sq km)

    To convert sq km (kilometers) to sq mi (miles)
    use our converter
  • Land Area: (all countries)
  • Land Divisions: There are 33 prefectures and 1 special zone (zone special) in Guinea.
  • Horizontal Width: 355.15 miles (571.56 km) from Boke east to Siguiri
  • Vertical Length: 208.3 miles (335.23 km) from Siguiri south to Macenta

    Note: Lengths and widths are point-to-point, straight-line measurements from a Mercator map projection, and will vary some using other map projections
  • Bordering Countries: (6) Cote d'Ivoire, Guinea-Bissau, Liberia, Mali, Senegal, Sierra Leone
  • Geographic Center: About 118.09 miles (190.04 km) southwest of Siguiri
  • Highest Point: Mont Nimba 5,748 ft (1,752 m)
  • Lowest Point: Atlantic Ocean 0 m
  • Latitude and Longitude
  • Relative Location
This page was last updated on April 7, 2017.

Guinea Trivia

What are the biggest industries in Guinea?

Guinea is rich in mineral resources, and mining is the country's largest industry.

What Are The Biggest Industries In Guinea?

About the Author

John Moen is a cartographer who along with his wife are the orignal founders of worldatlas.com. He and his wife, Chris Woolwine-Moen, produced thousands of award-winning maps that are used all over the world and content that aids students, teachers, travelers and parents with their geography and map questions. Today, it's one of the most popular educational sites on the web.

Trending on WorldAtlas

Countries of Africa