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Factual Overview (as of 31 December 2005)
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Contents Volume 2, 2005.

West Africa

Country

Area (in sq km)

Population (in m)

Currency

HDI

Head of State

Prime Minister

Benin

112,622

6.9

CFA Franc

0.431

Mathieu Kérékou

Burkina Faso

274,122

12.4

CFA Franc

0.317

Blaise Compaoré

Paramango Ernest Yonli

Cape Verde

4,033

0.5

Cape Verdean Escudo

0.721

Pedro Pires

José Maria Pereira Neves

Côte d'Ivoire

322,462

17.1

CFA Franc

0.420

Laurent Gbagbo

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“Factual Overview (as of 31 December 2005)”, in: Africa Yearbook Online, Edited by: Andreas Mehler, Henning Melber, Klaas van Walraven. Consulted online on 28 October 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1872-9037_ayb_ayb2005_factualoverview>
First published online: 2008
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004154865, ISSN: 1871-2525



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