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Gambia FlagMajor cities : Banjul (Capital).
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Gambia Information

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ISO 3166-1GM - GMB - 270
NATO country codeGA - GMB
FIPS 10-4 codeGA
ContinentAfrica / West Africa
Gambia CapitalBanjul
Official languageEnglish
Name of the inhabitantsGambian
Gambia National Day18 February
Gambia Currency Gambian dalasi (GMD)
Gambia 10 %
Gambia Calling code+220
Gambia Country domain code .gm
Gambia Vehicle registration plateWAG
Traveling direction Right
Time zone UTC +0:00
International organizationUnited Nations
Commonwealth of Nations
Economic Community of West African States
African Union
Community of Sahel-Saharan States
United Nations Economic Commission for Africa
Group of 77
Gambia National anthemFor The Gambia Our Homeland

Gambia Head of state

President of the RepublicAdama Barrow (2017)

Gambia Religion

List of the main religions practiced in Gambia.

  1. Islam 90 %
  2. Christianity 9 %
  3. Other1 %

Gambia Data

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

Area11,300 km² (4,363 sq mi)
Population2,169,000 inhabitants (2018) Chart
Population Density 191.9 /km² (497.1 /sq mi)
Length of coastline80 km
Perimeter820 km
Life expectancy61.1 Year (2015), ♀ : 62.5 Year, ♂ : 59.8 Year
Average years of schooling 3.3 Year (2015)
Human Development Index 0.460 (2018)
Gross domestic product2 Billions US$ (2018) Chart
Annual change: 6.6 %
745 US$ per capita
Inflation6.5 % (2018) Chart

Gambia Chart

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Population, Gross domestic product, Inflation

Gambia Covid-19

Incident rate251.68
Case fatality ratio3.02253 %
Last updated : 2 April 2021

Gambia Natural resource

List of major natural resources classified by importance.
  1. Fish
  2. Tin
  3. Clay
  4. Silica sand
  5. Zircon
  6. Titanium

Gambia Agriculture

Listing of major crops and products starting with the most important.
  1. Corn
  2. Sheep
  3. Cattle
  4. Cassava (manioc)
  5. Peanuts
  6. Rice
  7. Goats
  8. Sorghum
  9. Millet
  10. Sesame
  11. Palm kernels

Gambia Border

Gambia's border with 1 other countries. The list of Border countries of Gambia below classified by border length (in kilometers).

  1. Senegal Senegal 740 km

Gambia Map

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Gambia Climate (Capital)

  1. Tropical savanna climate 100 %

Gambia Weather (Banjul)

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

Gambia Electricity

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

Voltage230 V
Frequency50 Hz
Power plugPower plug : G
Power socketPower socket : G

Gambia Airport

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

Banjul International Airport

Gambia Hotel

Here is a list of hotel in Gambia selected by our teams for their qualities. Click the hotel of your choice to find out the availability of rooms by your travel dates.

Hotel Badala Park HotelBadala Park Hotel

Badala Park Hotel is located in Kotu, a 10-minute walk from the beach. It offers an outdoor pool. For a fee, Wi-Fi access is available in public areas. Free private parking is possible on site. All units provide guests with a fan... view more
€ 26
Hotel Kairaba Beach HotelKairaba Beach Hotel

Offering an outdoor pool, a business centre, a spa and wellness centre, Kairaba Beach Hotel is located in Serekunda. At Kairaba Beach Hotel you will find a fitness centre... view more
€ 161
Hotel Calabash Residence ApartmentsCalabash Residence Apartments
Calabash Residence Apartments offers self-catering accommodation. The property is a 5-minute walk from Kololi beach. Free Wi-Fi access is available in all areas. Units at Calabash Residence Apartments feature a TV, air conditioning and a balcony... view more
€ 50
Hotel Footsteps Eco-LodgeFootsteps Eco-Lodge
Offering an outdoor pool and a restaurant, Footsteps Eco-Lodge is located in Gunjur. Free Wi-Fi access is available in this lodge.The property offers free parking. Private bathrooms also come with a shower... view more
€ 36
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Gambia Olympic Games

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

SummerParticipation : 9Gold medalSilver medalBronze medalTotal
Medal 0000
TotalParticipation : 9Gold medalSilver medalBronze medalTotal
Medal 0000
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