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Gabon FlagMajor cities : Libreville (Capital), Port-Gentil, Franceville, Owendo and Moanda.
Available Information : Head of state, Religion, Population, Area, Gross domestic product, Inflation, Map, Weather and Climate.

Gabon Subdivision

Gabon Information

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ISO 3166-1GA - GAB - 266
NATO country codeGB - GAB
FIPS 10-4 codeGB
ContinentAfrica / Central Africa
Gabon CapitalLibreville
Official languageFrench
Name of the inhabitantsGabonese
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 National anthemLa Concorde

Gabon Head of state

President of the RepublicAli Bongo Ondimba (2009)
Prime ministerJulien Nkoghe Bekalé (2019)
Rose Christiane Ossouka Raponda (2020)

Gabon Religion

List of the main religions practiced in Gabon.

  1. Christianity 77 %
  2. Other24 %

Gabon Data

Different data, numbers and statistics of Gabon (Inhabitants, population, economy).

Area267,667 km² (103,347 sq mi)
Population2,053,000 inhabitants (2018) Chart
Population Density 7.7 /km² (19.9 /sq mi)
Length of coastline885 km
Perimeter3,436 km
Life expectancy66.0 Year (2015), ♀ : 67.2 Year, ♂ : 64.7 Year
Average years of schooling 8.1 Year (2015)
Human Development Index 0.702 (2018)
Gross domestic product17 Billions US$ (2018) Chart
Annual change: 1.2 %
8,297 US$ per capita
Inflation4.8 % (2018) Chart
Credit rating
  • Standard & Poor's: BB- (Stable, 20 February 2012)
  • Fitch: BB- (Stable, 21 November 2011)

Gabon Chart

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Population, Gross domestic product, Inflation

Gabon Covid-19

Incident rate952.26
Case fatality ratio0.60358 %
Last updated : 2 April 2021

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

Gabon's border with 3 other countries. The list of Border countries of Gabon below classified by border length (in kilometers).

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

Gabon Map

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Gabon Climate

  1. Tropical savanna climate 72 %
  2. Monsoon 15 %
  3. Tropical savanna climate 13 %

Gabon Weather (Libreville)

Today's weather and weather forecasts of Gabon for the next days to come (The measurements and forecasts are those of Libreville).

Gabon Electricity

Electrical standard in Gabon (voltage, power outlet ...)

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

Gabon Airport

Below, find a list of the main Airport of Gabon classified by annual passenger transit.

Libreville International Airport

Gabon Olympic Games

List of participations in the Summer and Winter Olympics of Gabon and the number of medals won.

SummerParticipation : 10Gold medalSilver medalBronze medalTotal
Medal 0101
TotalParticipation : 10Gold medalSilver medalBronze medalTotal
Medal 0101
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