Niger

Summary

Capital
Currency Used
Official Language
Form of Government
Semi-presidential system
Contained by
Area
1,267,000 km² (489191 mi²)
Population
GDP (nominal)
2,480,680,484 (1990, US$)
5,410,507,420 (2010, US$)
449,612,636 (1960, US$)
GDP (nominal per capita)
700 (2008, US$)
 

Country

ISO Short Name
NIGER
Calling Code
227
FIPS Code
NG
Administrative Divisions
Internet TLD
ne
Languages spoken
National anthem
 

Linguistic hint

Adjectival form
Nigerien
 

Governmental Jurisdiction

Government bodies
National Assembly of Niger
Governing officials
President of Niger (Mahamadou Issoufou, 2011-04-07, President)
Prime Minister of Niger (Brigi Rafini, 2011-04-07, Prime minister)
Agencies
 

Bibs Location

Type
Country
 

Administrative Area

Adjectival form
of
Administrative parent
Administrative children
Short name
ne
 

Filming location

Featured In Films
 

Dated location

Date founded
1960-08-03
 

Countries

Continent
 

Taxonomy Subject

entry
Library of Congress Classification (DT, 547, 547.9)
 

Location

People born here
Geolocation
6.459 × 14.8592392593
Contains
Adjectival form
Nigerien
Events
Adjoins
Partially contains
Time zone(s)
 

Statistical region

Military expenditure as percentage of GDP
0.875 (1996)
0.938 (1997)
1.118 (1994)
Fertility rate
7.109 (1962)
7.145 (1963)
7.039 (1960)
GDP growth rate
4.005 (1994)
4.546 (1961)
10.279 (1962)
Internet users as percentage of population
0.105 (2001)
0.127 (2002)
0.156 (2003)
Life expectancy
37.897 (1960)
37.924 (1961)
37.949 (1962)
 

Organization scope

Organizations with this scope
 

Flag referent

Flag
Flag of Niger (1959-11-23)
 

Sports Team Location

Teams
 

Organization member

Member of
 

Olympic participating country

Athletes
Athletic performances
IOC Code
NIG
Olympics participated in
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