Category: Senegal

Senegal is a country in West Africa, bathed by the Atlantic Ocean. Its relief is low, in general, with an average elevation of 69 meters. The highest point is 581 m, in the southwest of the Kedougou region. There are 14.3 million residents (2016). The capital is Dakar. In the Middle Ages, Islam came to present-day Senegal. The Portuguese arrived in the 15th century and established factories on the coast. The French arrived in the 17th century and, in the 19th century, turned Senegal into a colony. Independence was achieved in 1960.

Senegal Country Population

Senegal Population

Senegal is a political and economic center in West Africa. In the south, a separatist movement is...

Senegal Country Flag

Senegal Facts

Senegal, State of West Africa; 196,000 km², 15.8 million residents (2019).Senegal borders in the north to Mauritania,...

Embassies of Senegal

Embassies of Senegal

List of all Senegal embassies and consulates in foreign countries or regions, including the city where it...

Airports in Senegal

Senegal Airports

As of 2019, there are 14 airports throughout the country of Senegal according to IATA and ICAO....