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Factual Overview (as of 31 December 2014)
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Contents Volume 11, 2014.

West Africa

Country

Area (in sq km)

Population (in m)1

Currency

hdi (2014)

Head of State

Prime Minister

Benin

112,622

10,3

cfa Franc

0.476

Boni Yayi

Burkina Faso

274,122

17.9

cfa Franc

0.388

Michel Kafando (interim)

Isaac Zida (interim)

Cape Verde

4,033

0.5

Cape Verdean Escudo

0.636

Jorge Carlos Fonseca

José Maria Pereira Neves

Côte d’Ivoire

322,462

20.8

cfa Franc

0.452

Alassane Ouattara

Daniel Kablan Duncan

Gambia

11,295

1.9

Dalasi

0.441

Yahya Jamm…

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“Factual Overview (as of 31 December 2014)”, 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_ayb2014_factualoverview>
First published online: 2015



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