Country NameRepublic of Senegal
Short NameSenegal
Largest cityDakar
Official languagesFrench
National LanguagesBalanta, Hassaniya Arabic, Jola-Fonyi, Mandinka, Mandjak, Mankanya, Noon, Pulaar, Serer, Soninke
ReligionSunni Islam (89%), Other Muslim (1.1%), Catholicism (5.3%), Other Christian (0.2%), Folk religion (4.1%), Other religion (0.2%), No religion (0.2%)
GovernmentUnitary presidential republic
PresidentMacky Sall
Vice PresidentPrime Minister – Mohammed Dionne
House SpeakerMoustapha Niasse
Chief JusticeEl Hadji Guissé
Total Area196,712 km2 (75,951 sq mi)
Water (%)2.1
Total Land Area (%)192,581 km2
Population15,854,323 (2018 estimate)
GDP (PPP)$66.438 billion (2020 estimate)
GDP (Nominal)$28.02 billion (2020 estimate)
CurrencyWest African CFA franc (XOF)
Time zoneUTC (GMT)
Date formatdd/mm/yyyy
Mains Electricity230 V – 50 Hz
Driving sideRight
Calling code+221
ISO 3166 codeSN
Internet TLD .sn
Political Parties
  1.  Socialist Party (PS)
  2. Democratic Party of Senegal (PDS)
  3. Democratic League
  4. Labor Party (LD/MPT)
Independence Day4 April 1960
Tallest BuildingImmeuble Kébé

BCEAO Headquarters

Immeuble Peytavin

Immeuble Fahd

Richest PersonsYerim Sow

Abdoulaye Diao

Mohammed Choubassi & Family

Kabirou Mbodje

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