Senegal Senegal: 21,528 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
Senegal is a country in West Africa.
Senegal has 14,97 million people. With 4,98 births per women Senegal has a high fertility rate in the international comparison. According to the current population prospects of the United Nations the population of Senegal in the year 2050 will rise to 32,93 million and in the year 2100 to 58,18 million. The life expectency in Senegal is 63,3 years.

Senegal has an area of 196.710 sq. km and ranks 87th among all countries in the world. With a population density of 76,1 people per sq. km Senegal ranks number 121 among all countries in the world. By 2050 the population density will rise to 167,4 people per sq. km und and by 2100 will rise to 295,7 people per sq. km. The borderline with its neighboring countries totals 2.640 km. In addition, it has a coastline (length between land and sea including islands) of 531 km.

The gross domestic product in the year 2014 was 15,58 billion US $ and ranks 121th among the world economies. The gross domestic product per capita totals 1.071 US $ and is therefore in the lower ranks in the international comparison. With a debt level of 38,4 % of the GDP Senegal ranks among the countries with a medium sized debt level. Die unemployment rate in the year 2013 amounts to 10,3 %.
Country Status Independent State
UN member since 1960
ISO country code SN
Internet Domain .sn
License plate SN
Source of country borders: Geo Commons
License: Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License

Statistics by category for Senegal

All datasets for Senegal 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 (169)
Population, total
Population growth rate (%)
Birth rate, per 1000 people
Energy and Environment (235)
CO2 emissions per capita (metric tons)
Electricity consumption per capita (kWh)
Natural gas, consumption (cu. meters)
Economy (19,745)
Gross domestic product in exchange rates (US $)
Gross domestic product real growth rate (%)
Inflation, consumer prices (annual %)
Education and Science (874)
Literacy rate, ages 15 and above, total (%)
Education expenditure, public (% of government expenditure)
High-tech exports (% of manufactured exports)
Geography and Agriculture (472)
Area (sq. km)
National borders (km)
Coastline (km)
Transport and Communication (33)
Internet users
Internet users, per 100 people
Merchant marine