TITLE

CIA - The World Factbook -- Senegal

PUB. DATE
January 2008
SOURCE
CIA World Fact Book;2008, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article provides information on Senegal, which is located in Western Africa, bordering the North Atlantic Ocean, between Guinea-Bissau and Mauritiana. Senegal consists of 11 regions with Dakar as national capital. As of July 2007, the estimated population was 12,521,851, with Islam as the major religion. Senegal is a republic. This entry also offers an overview of the country's history, economy, relations with the U.S. and other countries, major government officials and military expenditures.
ACCESSION #
31700932

 

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