Gabon: all about this country and its main places!

latitude: -0.8915 / longitude: 11.51983

General information


This country represents 0.024% of the world's population with about 1,802,278 individuals. The median age of the population is 21.80 years with a birth growth rate of 2.23%.


The local currency (XAF) is represented by the symbol FCFA. In 2021 the GDP was $20,216,843,173 USD, placing it at position 106 in the market.


Here are the different languages spoken in the country: French. Libreville is the nation's capital and the country has a border with Cameroon, Republic of the Congo, Equatorial Guinea. Country territory measures 267,668 km², a postcode system is employed and the main cities are: Libreville, Akanda, Ntoum, Port-Gentil, Akournam2.


This nation has UNESCO World Heritage Sites: Ecosystem and Relict Cultural Landscape of Lopé-Okanda. Well known national dishes are: Poulet Nyembwe.

Good to know

For more information about this country, check The ISO code is GA, telephone numbers begin with +241, the domain name ".ga" is used by the country's websites


ISO code GA
Capital Libreville
Population 1,802,278
World percentage 0.024%
Median age 21.80 years
Population growth rate 2.23%
Main cities
Spoken languages French
GDP (2021) $20,216,843,173
GDP position #106
Currency code XAF
Currency symbol FCFA
National dish Poulet Nyembwe
TLD .ga
Phone prefix +241