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Factual Overview (as of 31 December 2004)
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Contents Volume 1, 2004.

West Africa

Country

Area (in sq km)

Population (in m)

Currency

HDI

Head of State

Prime Minister

Benin

112,622

6.7

CFA Franc

0.421

Mathieu Kérékou

Burkina Faso

274,122

12.1

CFA Franc

0.302

Blaise Compaoré

Paramango Ernest Yonli

Cape Verde Escudo

4,033

0.5

Cape Verdean

0.717

Pedro Pires

José Maria Pereira Neves

Côte d'Ivoire

322,462

16.8

CFA Franc

0.399

Laurent Gb…

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“Factual Overview (as of 31 December 2004)”, in: Africa Yearbook Online, Edited by: Andreas Mehler, Henning Melber, Klaas van Walraven. Consulted online on 28 January 2021 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1872-9037_ayb_ayb2004_factualoverview>
First published online: 2008
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004144620, ISSN: 1871-2525



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