Location: Western Africa, north of Ghana
Currency: Communaute Financiere Africaine francs (XOF)
Area: 274,200 sq km
Population: 21,382,659 (July 2021 est.)
Languages: French (official), native African languages belonging to Sudanic family spoken by 90% of the population
Religion: Muslim 63.2%, Roman Catholic 24.6%, Protestant 6.9%, traditional/animist 4.2%, none 0.7%, unspecified 0.4% (2017-18 est.)
TimeZone: UTC 0
Tel Code: +226
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