Gambia

Summary

Capital
Currency Used
Official Language
Form of Government
Dominant-party system
Presidential system
Republic
Contained by
Area
10,380 km² (4008 mi²)
GDP (nominal)
45,168,072 (1969, US$)
52,296,084 (1970, US$)
1,050,158,837 (2010, US$)
GDP (nominal per capita)
1200.0 (2008, US$)
Population
 

Country

FIPS Code
GA
Administrative Divisions
Internet TLD
gm
Languages spoken
National anthem
For The Gambia Our Homeland
Calling Code
220
ISO Short Name
GAMBIA
 

Linguistic hint

Adjectival form
Gambian
 

Countries

Continent
 

Organization scope

Organizations with this scope
Democratic Congress Alliance
Democratic Party
 

Mythical creature location

Mythical creature(s)
Kikiyaon
 

Bibs Location

Type
Country
 

Dated location

Date founded
1965-02-18
 

Uncommon Topic

Exceptions
 

Governmental Jurisdiction

Government bodies
National Assembly of the Gambia
Governing officials
Yahya Jammeh (1994-07-22, President)
 

Taxonomy Subject

entry
Library of Congress Classification (DT, 509, 509.9)
 

Sports Team Location

Teams
 

Olympic participating country

Athletes
IOC Code
GAM
Olympics participated in
 

Administrative Area

Administrative children
Short name
gm
Adjectival form
Gambian
Administrative parent
 

Location

Geolocation
-15.952 × 13.4170876984
Events
Contains
Adjoins
Time zone(s)
People born here
 

Author

Works written
 

Beer country / region

Beers from here
 

Organization member

Member of
 

Flag referent

Flag
Flag of The Gambia (1965-02-18)
 

Statistical region

Life expectancy
48.396 (1981)
49.231 (1982)
33.545 (1960)
Military expenditure as percentage of GDP
0.811 (1988)
0.956 (1989)
1.093 (1990)
Fertility rate
5.573 (1960)
5.621 (1961)
5.672 (1962)
GDP growth rate
3.107 (1991)
3.379 (1992)
9.576 (1968)
Internet users as percentage of population
0 (1990)
0.009 (1995)
0.036 (1996)
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