The Gambia

Facts and stats about The Gambia

1.88 million

Population. Ranked 149th in 2013.


GDP per capita. Ranked 168th in 2012.


Senegal 740 km
Largest city Banjul - 44,188,
Capital city Banjul - 44,188,
Monetary unit dalasi
Alternative names The Gambia, gambia, Republic of The Gambia, Gambia, The, Gambia The
Groups Former British colonies, Muslim countries, Sub-Saharan Africa, World

Interesting observations about The Gambia

  • The Gambia ranked 7th last for population amongst Muslim countries in 2013.
  • The Gambia ranked third for land use > arable land amongst Former British colonies in 2013.
  • The Gambia ranked 6th last for GDP amongst Sub-Saharan Africa in 2012.
  • The Gambia ranked #10 for labor force globally in 2013.
  • The Gambia has ranked last for currency > PPP conversion factor > GDP to market exchange rate ratio since 2007.