Gambia Gambia: 15,610 statistics available

General Information

In the first part you can find a summary of the most important information. Detailled statistics can be found in the second part: Statistics by category
Gambia is a country in West Africa.
The population in Gambia totals 1,97 million people. The fertility rate was 5,78 births per women in the year 2015. According to the current population prospects of the United Nations the population of Gambia in the year 2050 will rise to 4,87 million and in the year 2100 to 8,42 million. Gambia has a life expectency of 58,7 years.

With an area of 11.300 sq. km Gambia has a rank of 161 among all countries in the world. Gambia has a population density of 174,4 people per sq. km (World rank 66). By 2050 the population density will rise to 430,8 people per sq. km und and by 2100 will rise to 745,8 people per sq. km. The borderline with its neighboring countries is 740 km. In addition, it has a coastline (length between land and sea including islands) of 80 km.

The economic strength of Gambia in the year 2014 according to the gross domestic product accounts for 807,07 million US $ and ranks 197th among the world economies. The gross domestic product per capita amounts to 423 US $ and is therefore in the lower ranks in the international comparison. The debt level amounts to 65,1 % of the GDP, placing Gambia at rank 46 in the ranking of all countries. The unemployment rate in the year 2013 was 7,0 %.
Country Status Independent State
UN member since 1965
ISO country code GM
Internet Domain .gm
License plate WAG

Statistics by category for Gambia

All datasets for Gambia by categories. For each category the number of data sets is displayed in brackets.
3 sample data sets are displayed for each category. To view all data sets for a category click on the category name.
Population and Health (161)
Population, total
Population growth rate (%)
Birth rate, per 1000 people
Energy and Environment (83)
CO2 emissions per capita (metric tons)
Natural gas, consumption (cu. meters)
CO2 emissions (kt)
Economy (14,274)
Gross domestic product in exchange rates (US $)
Gross domestic product real growth rate (%)
Inflation, consumer prices (annual %)
Education and Science (715)
Literacy rate, ages 15 and above, total (%)
Education expenditure, public (% of government expenditure)
High-tech exports (% of manufactured exports)
Geography and Agriculture (348)
Area (sq. km)
National borders (km)
Coastline (km)
Transport and Communication (29)
Internet users
Internet users, per 100 people
Mobile phones