Senegal

Republic of Senegal

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Capital: Dakar

Population: 13.1 million

Land area: 196,722 sq km (75,955 sq miles)

Major languages: French (official), Wolof

Major religion: Islam

Life expectancy: 59 years (men), 61 years (women)

Currency: CFA (Communaute Financiere Africaine) franc

Sources: UN, World Bank