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Complete details about Senegal in Africa with capital city Dakar

Country NameSenegal (Sénégal/Sounougal)
Country CodeSEN
Capital CityDakar
ContinentAfrica
RegionWestern Africa
Independence Year1960
Population9481000
Surface Area196722.0
Life Expectancy62.2 years
GNP4787.0 (old 4542.0)
Government FormRepublic

Spoken Languages

Diola     (5.0%)
Ful     (21.7%)
Malinke     (3.8%)
Serer     (12.5%)
Soninke     (1.3%)
Wolof [official]     (48.1%)

Major Cities

Pikine, Cap-Vert     (population 855287)
Dakar, Cap-Vert     (population 785071)
Thiès, Thiès     (population 248000)
Kaolack, Kaolack     (population 199000)
Ziguinchor, Ziguinchor     (population 192000)
Rufisque, Cap-Vert     (population 150000)
Saint-Louis, Saint-Louis     (population 132400)
Mbour, Thiès     (population 109300)
Diourbel, Diourbel     (population 99400)

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From @gabriel_sambou on Mon Mar 27 04:36:07 EDT 2017 RT @SolidTrader: #AIM #OIL & #GAS Kosmos Energy begins second phase of exploration drilling program offshore Mauritania and Senegal https:/?
From @TheMaliBot on Mon Mar 27 04:35:54 EDT 2017 RT @senegal7com: Pape Ndiaye Souaré: ?Ma mâchoire s?est bien remise. Reste ma jambe? - https://t.co/XU6Aec35Fn #senegal #Kebetu #Dakar #M?
From @IvoireBot on Mon Mar 27 04:35:53 EDT 2017 RT @senegal7com: Pape Ndiaye Souaré: ?Ma mâchoire s?est bien remise. Reste ma jambe? - https://t.co/XU6Aec35Fn #senegal #Kebetu #Dakar #M?
From @TheMaliBot on Mon Mar 27 04:35:53 EDT 2017 RT @senegal7com: Revue de presse de Mamadou Mouhamed Ndiaye du 27 Mars 2017 - https://t.co/u9AFdJqHaQ #senegal #Kebetu #Dakar #Mali #Abid?
From @IvoireBot on Mon Mar 27 04:35:53 EDT 2017 RT @senegal7com: Revue de presse de Mamadou Mouhamed Ndiaye du 27 Mars 2017 - https://t.co/u9AFdJqHaQ #senegal #Kebetu #Dakar #Mali #Abid?
From @TheMaliBot on Mon Mar 27 04:35:53 EDT 2017 RT @senegal7com: La député Fatou Thiam menacée de mort ! - https://t.co/BcAXzmXgo8 #senegal #Kebetu #Dakar #Mali #Abidjan https://t.co/1K?
From @IvoireBot on Mon Mar 27 04:35:52 EDT 2017 RT @senegal7com: La député Fatou Thiam menacée de mort ! - https://t.co/BcAXzmXgo8 #senegal #Kebetu #Dakar #Mali #Abidjan https://t.co/1K?
From @auobyy1 on Mon Mar 27 04:35:46 EDT 2017 RT @HarrisJMedan: RT if you want me to uploud the whole video from @TeamOrangePA @pennyappeal of @HarrisJOfficial in Senegal - March 26th!
From @HarrisJCanadian on Mon Mar 27 04:35:43 EDT 2017 RT @pennyappeal: Share the #MondayMotivation with @HarrisJOfficial - currently in Senegal with part of our team.
From @upoa on Mon Mar 27 04:35:39 EDT 2017 Le projet Apte Sénégal cible 30.000 jeunes et 1.575 enseignants https://t.co/cFeKS19B4N https://t.co/zxbXD4znIO
From @senejournal on Mon Mar 27 04:35:15 EDT 2017 Vidéo-Basket: Matar Bâ, ministre des Sports: « un Afro basket sans le Sénégal n?a pas de saveur » -? https://t.co/bsYWOJUOue
From @voiceng on Mon Mar 27 04:35:13 EDT 2017 Rohr reveals why Bazee didn?t make Super Eagles debut against Senegal - https://t.co/e88cnNR2eo
From @Hafziyah on Mon Mar 27 04:35:13 EDT 2017 RT @SchoolOfData: Le Fellowship 2017 de School of Data recrute en français! Vs êtes d'Haïti du Sénégal ou de Côte d?Ivoire? Postulez! https?
From @voiceng on Mon Mar 27 04:34:50 EDT 2017 Super Eagles future of African football ? Senegal coach, Cisse - https://t.co/NUkga4grMq
From @abordodelmundo on Mon Mar 27 04:34:49 EDT 2017 Hoy Lunes, nos trasladamos a un rincón increíble de #Senegal...Disfruarlo!! Buenos días viajer@s!! https://t.co/kUDtmujDb0