Gabon

Major cities : Libreville (Capital).
Available Information : Head of state, Religion, Number of inhabitants, Area, Gross domestic product, Inflation, Map, Weather and Climate.

Gabon Information

ISO 3166-1GA - GAB - 266
NATO country codeGB - GAB
FIPS 10-4 codeGB
IOC CodeGAB
Continent /
Gabon CapitalLibreville
Name of the inhabitantsGabonese
Gabon National anthemLa Concorde
Gabon National Day17 August
Gabon Currency Central African CFA franc (XAF)
Gabon 18 %
Gabon Calling code+241
Gabon Country domain code .ga
Gabon Vehicle registration plateG
Traveling direction Right
Time zone UTC +1:00
International organizationUnited Nations
Organisation internationale de la Francophonie
African Union
Economic and Monetary Community of Central Africa
United Nations Economic Commission for Africa
Organisation for the Harmonization of Business Law in Africa
Group of 77

Gabon Head of state

President of the RepublicAli Bongo Ondimba (2009)
Prime ministerPaul Biyoghe Mba (2009)

Gabon Religion

  1. Christianity 77 %
  2. Other 24 %

Gabon Data

City1
Area267,667 km² (103,347 sq mi)
Number of inhabitants1,469,000 inhabitants (2008) Chart
Population Density 5.5 /km² (14.2 /sq mi)
Length of coastline885 km
Perimeter3,436 km
Life expectancy61.3 Year (2010)
Average years of schooling 7.5 Year (2010)
Human Development Index 0.648 (2010)
Gross domestic product10 Billions US$ (2008) Chart
Annual change: 2.2 %
6,657 US$ per capita
Gross domestic product (PPP)11 Billions US$ (2008) Chart
7,681 US$ per capita
Inflation2.0 % (2008) Chart
Credit rating
  • Standard & Poor's: BB- (Stable, 20 february 2012)
  • Fitch: BB- (Stable, 21 november 2011)

Gabon Natural resource

List of major natural resources classified by importance.
  1. Natural gas
  2. Petroleum
  3. Timber
  4. Uranium
  5. Gold
  6. Manganese
  7. Iron
  8. Niobium
  9. Diamond
  10. Hydroelectricity

Gabon Agriculture

Listing of major crops and products starting with the most important.
  1. Cattle
  2. Coffee
  3. Fish
  4. Sugar
  5. Palm oil
  6. Cocoa
  7. Rubber
  8. Okoume

Gabon Border

  1. Congo Congo 1,903 km
  2. Equatorial Guinea Equatorial Guinea 350 km
  3. Cameroon Cameroon 298 km

Gabon Map

Gabon Climate (Capital)

  1. Monsoon 100 %

Gabon Weather (Libreville)

Gabon Electricity

Voltage220 V
Frequency50 Hz
Power plugPower plug : C
Power socketPower socket : C

Airport Gabon

Libreville International Airport

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Gabon Olympic Games

SummerParticipation : 8Gold medalSilver medalBronze medalTotal
Medal 0000
TotalParticipation : 8Gold medalSilver medalBronze medalTotal
Medal 0000
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