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Senegal's Information

Flag of Senegal
Land Area 192,530 km2
Water Area 4,192 km2
Total Area 196,722km2 (#86)
Population 14,320,055 (#72)
Population Density 74.38/km2
Government Type Presidential Republic
GDP (PPP) $39.72 Billion
GDP Per Capita $2,600
Currency Franc (XOF)
Largest Cities
  • Coat of Arms:

    Flag of Senegal

  • Coat of Arms: The Senegal coat of arms was adopted in 1960 and features a shield depicting the Pan-African colors, as well as a lion rampant and baobab tree. Palm leaves support the shield with the national motto.
  • Flag of Senegal
  • Motto: "Un Peuple, Un But, Une Foi" ("One People, One Goal, One Faith")
  • Tree: Baobab
This page was last updated on April 7, 2017.

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