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Factual Overview (as of 31 December 2010)
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Contents Volume 7, 2010.

West Africa

Country

Area (in sq km)

Population (in m)

Currency

HDI (2007)

Head of State

Prime Minister

Benin

112,622

9.3

CFA Franc

0.435

Boni Yayi

Burkina Faso

274,122

16.7

CFA Franc

0.305

Blaise Compaoré

Tertius Zongo

Cape Verde

4,033

0.52

Cape Verdean Escudo

0.534

Pedro Pires

José Maria Pereira Neves

Côte d’Ivoire

322,462

21.6

CFA Franc

0.397

Alassane Ouattara

Guillaume Kigbafori Soro

Gambia

11,295

1.8

Dalasi

0.390

Yahya Jammeh

Ghana

238,500

24.2

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“Factual Overview (as of 31 December 2010)”, in: Africa Yearbook Online, Edited by: Andreas Mehler, Henning Melber, Klaas van Walraven. Consulted online on 23 October 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1872-9037_ayb_ayb2010_factualoverview>
First published online: 2011
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004205567, ISSN: 1871-2525



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