Facts and stats about Gabon

1.64 million

Population. Ranked 153th in 2013.


GDP per capita. Ranked 55th in 2012.


Cameroon 298 km, Republic of the Congo 1,903 km, Equatorial Guinea 350 km
Largest city Libreville - 419,596
Capital city Libreville - 419,596
Major language French, Bantu-group languages
Major religion Christianity
Monetary unit Communaute Financiere Africaine franc ; note - responsible authority is the Bank of the Central African States
Alternative names Gabon, Republique Gabonaise, Gabonese Republic
Groups Christian countries, Former French colonies, Hot countries, Sparsely populated countries, Sub-Saharan Africa, World

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