Côte d'Ivoire

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Coordinates: 8°N 5°W / 8°N 5°W / 8; -5

Republic o Côte d'Ivoire
République de Côte d'Ivoire (French)
Banner o Côte d'Ivoire
Coat o airms o Côte d'Ivoire
Banner Coat o airms
Motto: "Union – Discipline – Travail" (French)
"Unity – Discipline – Wirk"
Anthem: L'Abidjanaise
Sang o Abidjan
Location o  Côte d'Ivoire  (dark blue)in the African Union  (light blue)
Location o  Côte d'Ivoire  (dark blue)

in the African Union  (light blue)

Location o Côte d'Ivoire
Capital Yamoussoukro (political)
Abidjan (economic)
6°51′N 5°18′W / 6.850°N 5.300°W / 6.850; -5.300
Lairgest ceety Abidjan
Offeecial leids French
Ethnic groups (1998)
  • Eevorian
  • Ivoirian
Govrenment Unitar presidential republic unner a pairlamentar seestem
• Preses
Alassane Ouattara
Daniel Kablan Duncan
Amadou Gon Coulibaly
Legislatur Pairlament o Côte d'Ivoire
Naitional Assemmly
• frae Fraunce
7 August 1960
• Tot
322,463 km2 (124,504 sq mi) (68t)
• Watter (%)
• 2016 estimate
23,740,424[2] (54t)
• 2015 census
• Density
63.9/km2 (165.5/sq mi) (139t)
GDP (PPP) 2017 estimate
• Total
$96.092 billion[3]
• Per capita
GDP (nominal) 2017 estimate
• Total
$38.396 billion[3]
• Per capita
Gini (2008) 41.5[4]
HDI (2015) Increase 0.474[5]
law · 171st
Siller Wast African CFA franc (XOF)
Time zone GMT (UTC+0)
Drives on the richt
Cawin code +225
ISO 3166 code CI
Internet TLD .ci
  1. Includin approximately 130,000 Lebanese an 14,000 French fowk.

The Republic o Côte d'Ivoire (/[unsupported input]ˌkt dɪˈvwɑːr/; French: [kot diˈvwaʁ]), commonly kent in Inglis as Ivory Coast[6] (/[unsupported input]ˌvəri ˈkst/), is a kintra in Wast Africae. It haes an aurie o 322,462 km2, an borders the kintras o Liberie, Guinea, Mali, Burkina Faso an Ghana; its soothren boondary is alang the Gulf o Guinea.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Côte d'Ivoire". The World Factbook. CIA Directorate of Intelligence. 24 Julie 2008. Retrieved 8 August 2008. 
  2. "Côte d'Ivoire". The World Factbook. CIA Directorate of Intelligence. Retrieved 18 Februar 2017. 
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 "Côte d'Ivoire". International Monetary Fund. 
  4. "Gini Index". World Bank. Retrieved 2 Mairch 2011. 
  5. "2016 Human Development Report" (PDF). United Nations Development Programme. 2016. Retrieved 21 Mairch 2017. 
  6. Its govrenment offeecially discourages this uisage, preferrin the French name Côte d'Ivoire tae be uised in aw leids.