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Dakar Harbour - Photo by PhillipC - CC-BY

Population mid-2002 (millions) .......................... 22
GSP per capita US$..........799
GDP 2002 (Atlas method, US$ billions)................ 4.9
Average annual growth 1991-97
Population (%) ....... 2.6
Labor force (%) ....... 2.6
 

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Resources and links about Senegal

Senegal - Photo by treesftf - CC-BY

Total Area...................................................................75,954 sq. mi.
Urban population (% of total population) ............................... 45
Life expectancy at birth (years).....................................................52
Infant mortality (per 1,000 live births)........................................ 70
Child malnutrition (% of children under 5) .............................22
Access to safe water (% of population) ..................................... 50
Illiteracy (% of population age 15+) ............................................65

  Go to capital - Dakar City Profile - To Senegal History

allAfrica.com: Senegal __ News reports and headlines from the African press, updated with breaking news. - From allafrica.com - http://allafrica.com/senegal/

African Studies Center | Senegal Page __ Annotated directory of links to resources about Senegal. - From upenn.edu - http://www.africa.upenn.edu/Country_Specific/Senegal.html

Background Note: Senegal __ A full national profile with history, culture, economy, maps and more. - illustrated - From U.S. State Department - http://www.state.gov/r/pa/ei/bgn/2862.htm
 
CIA - The World Factbook -- Senegal __ You will find a map and brief descriptions of the geography, people, government, economy, communications, transportation, military and transnational issues. - From CIA - https://www.cia.gov/cia/publications/factbook/geos/sg.html

Country Profile: Senegal __ "Senegal has been held up as one of Africa's model democracies. It has an established multi-party system and a tradition of civilian rule." You will find an overview, key facts and events, timelines and leader profiles along with current news. - illustrated - From BBC - http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/africa/country_profiles/1064496.stm

Economy of Senegal __ "In January 1994, Senegal undertook a bold and ambitious economic reform program with the support of the international donor community. This reform began with a 50% devaluation of Senegal's currency, the CFA franc, which was linked at a fixed rate to the French franc." An encyclopedic article about the economy of Senegal. - From wikipedia - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Economy_of_Senegal   

Ethnologue report for Senegal __ Learn about the languages used in Senegal. - From ethnologue.com - http://www.ethnologue.com/show_country.asp?name=Senegal  



History of Senegal __ "Archaeological findings throughout the area indicate that Senegal was inhabited in prehistoric times. Islam established itself in the Senegal River valley in the 11th century" An encyclopedic article with lionks to related materials. - From wikipedia - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_Senegal

map of senegal and senegal map and information page __ You will find an atlas entry with maps, images, general information and more. - illustrated - From worldatlas.com - http://worldatlas.com/webimage/countrys/africa/sn.htm

Maps Of Senegal __ You will find a wide variety of map resources. Select from MapQuest, Merriam-Webster, Perry-Castañeda Library Map Collection and others. - From embassyworld.com - http://www.embassyworld.com/maps/Maps_Of_Senegal.html

Senegal __ "...officially the Republic of Senegal, is a country south of the Sénégal River in western Africa." You will find an encyclopedic article with links to related materials. - illustrated - From wikipedia - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Senegal

Senegal Economy - Flags, Maps, Economy, Geography, Climate ... __ "Senegal Economy - Flags, Maps, Economy, Geography, Climate, Natural Resources, Current Issues, International Agreements, Population, Social Statistics, ..." this and more. - From photius.com - http://www.photius.com/wfb1999/senegal/senegal_economy.html 

Senegal - geography Flag, Map, Economy ... __ "Senegal Interactive Factbook: GEOGRAPHY, Flag, Map,Geography, People, Government, Economy, Transportation, Communications." - illustrated - From theodora.com - http://www.theodora.com/wfb/senegal_geography.html

Senegal: Geography, Maps and Information __ You will find a collection of resources including geography, maps and links to related articles. - From about.com - http://geography.about.com/library/maps/blsenegal.htm

Senegal: History, Geography, Government, and Culture __ "Senegal is mainly a low-lying country, with a semidesert area in the north and northeast and forests in the southwest. The largest rivers include the Senegal in the north and the Casamance in the southern tropical climate region." Information such as geography, history, politics, maps, government, economy, population statistics, culture, religion, languages, largest cities, more. - illustrated - From infoplease.com - http://www.infoplease.com/ipa/A0107951.html

Senegal Photos __ Galleries of click-to-enlarge photo images, pictures of Senegal. - illustrated - From trekearth.com - http://www.trekearth.com/gallery/Africa/Senegal/
 
Senegal Photos, Flag, Map and Travel Information __ You will find several galleries of pictures of Senegal as well as an 'atlas' style summary with maps of Senegal and more. - illustrated - From pbase.com - http://www.pbase.com/world/senegal

Senegal pictures, Senegal images  __ "Here you will find a treasure of information with regard to the pictures of Senegal as well as a wealth of information on the subject of Senegal images and photos." - illustrated - From infohub.com - http://www.infohub.com/pictures/images_senegal_56.html

Senegal Travel Information __ "Tropical Senegal is lauded for beauties both natural and urbane. With its suave capital, Dakar - many travellers' favourite amongst the larger African cities - and its entourage of internationally known musicians, Senegal brings in more visitors than any other country in the region." This and much more. - illustrated - From lonelyplanet.com - http://www.lonelyplanet.com/worldguide/destinations/africa/senegal/

Senegal Video Clips __ You will find video clips related to the country. 'Caution' only a portion of the Senegal video clips have been reviewed by archaeolink.com. There may be material in others some would find objectionable. - From searchforvideo.com - http://www.searchforvideo.com/countries/senegal/ 


 

 

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