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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 @Affaritaliani on Sat Apr 20 05:07:03 EDT 2019 Prato, al Museo Pecci gala di raccolta fondi per il Senegal https://t.co/kO7F3zx5pD https://t.co/2363U76ZPs
From @SheDecidesGFI on Sat Apr 20 05:07:02 EDT 2019 In this week's newsletter: #SheDecidesDay wrap up event in DRC, @UNFPA?s SWOP 2019 report ft. #25x25 member? https://t.co/kZJSVAii0x
From @askindemir888 on Sat Apr 20 05:06:57 EDT 2019 Bahçenin dedikodu kadrosu Senegal Papa?an? ve dostlar?... https://t.co/Nn39UYI3JW
From @keerti_swami on Sat Apr 20 05:06:46 EDT 2019 RT @spectatorindex: Top 10 cities to visit in 2019. 1. Copenhagen, Denmark 2. Shenzhen, China 3. Novi Sad, Serbia 4. Miami, US 5. Kathmand?
From @IndabaxS on Sat Apr 20 05:06:37 EDT 2019 3e et dernier jour du #DeepLearning #IndabaX221 à l'ENO de Mermoz de l'@UVS_Senegal avec @galsenai et @AiSenegal.? https://t.co/JCWn7CzFgD
From @Mr_NDIAYE on Sat Apr 20 05:06:24 EDT 2019 RT @PWA_Senegal: PWA-SÉNÉGAL EN DEUIL Les membres du Conseil d?Administration, la Direction Exécutive et l?ensemble des membres de PWA? Sé?
From @leeparrott45 on Sat Apr 20 05:06:10 EDT 2019 RT @LauraLundahl: Two 20 year olds from my village in Senegal wanted to go to Europe. They were two of the best educated in a town of no ec?
From @DjLucasVinte2 on Sat Apr 20 05:05:37 EDT 2019 RT @DjjjRw: Brota bailão do Senegal ?? ??? https://t.co/9PauS6B9lz
From @knowwhy_ on Sat Apr 20 05:05:35 EDT 2019 RT @AdnanKavustur: Amerika Birle?ik Devletleri, ?ngiltere, Fransa, ?talya, Suudi Arabistan, BAE, Bahreyn, M?s?r, Sudan, Senegal ittifak? bu?
From @spechy on Sat Apr 20 05:05:33 EDT 2019 RT @fauxblaz: @moussarine quelques fois d'autres personnes tweet en chinois ou en allemand je n'y comprends que dale ! un des moyens pour e?
From @senegal7com on Sat Apr 20 05:05:21 EDT 2019 Revue de Presse Wolof Rfm du Samedi 20 Avril 2019 par Mouhamed Alimou Bâ - https://t.co/pdxdBo5cUV #Senegal #Kebetu? https://t.co/vgojxCzKT9
From @koldanews on Sat Apr 20 05:05:08 EDT 2019 Parade "Mbossé" : Les artistes kaolackois déplorent l'absence de soutien de la Mairie - #Senegal; #Kebetu; #Kolda;? https://t.co/n7NntCqbGn
From @senego on Sat Apr 20 05:04:11 EDT 2019 Démis de ses fonctions , l?ex-DG Philippe Bohn en vacances à Miami #air-senegal-sa https://t.co/hocFkeebql @Senego
From @RDCLeopard243 on Sat Apr 20 05:03:28 EDT 2019 #CAN2019 : La RD Congo pourrait certainement affronter l?Algérie ??, Sénégal ?? et Tunisie ?? à l?issue de la saiso? https://t.co/4ASAJg1kUw
From @belkrtarik on Sat Apr 20 05:03:24 EDT 2019 Je viens de transporter un homme d'affaires americano-senegalais il m'a "Je bosse au Sénégal burkina Faso côte d'Iv? https://t.co/Q78pzl7dkL