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Senegal Education

Climate:

The local climate is tropical with well-defined dry and humid seasons that result from northeast winter winds and southwest summer winds.

Language:

French is the official language of Senegal, but most people speak Wolof. Besides French and Wolof, people speak the language of their ethnic group, such as Pulaar, Serer, and thirty-eight other African languages.

Currency:

Senegal currency is the medium of exchange for goods and services in Senegal. The official currency of Senegal is CAF Franc. CAF Franc is abbreviated as XOF and it is being used in Senegal since French colonial period. The currency was introduced in 1945 to replace the French Franc.

Visas:

http://www.senegal.visahq.com

Population:

The population of Senegal in 2003 was estimated by the United Nations at 10, 095, 000, which placed it as number 77 in population among the 193 nations of the world. In that year approximately 3% of the population was over 65 years of age, with another 44% of the population under 15 years of age.

Capital City:

Dakar is the capital city and largest city of Senegal. It is located on the Cap-Vert Peninsula on the Atlantic coast and is the westernmost city on the African mainland.

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