Cote d’Ivoire

The Republic of Ivory Coast

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Capital: Yamoussoukro

Population: 20.6 million

Land area: 322,462 sq km (124,503 sq miles)

Major languages: French, indigenous languages

Major religions: Islam, Christianity, indigenous beliefs

Life expectancy: 55 years (men), 58 years (women)

Currency: 1 CFA (Communaute Financiere Africaine) franc

Source: UN, World Bank, BBC