Gambia: all about this country and its main places!

latitude: 13.44316 / longitude: -15.4133

General information


On average citizens spend 17 years in school (including higher education).


10,689 kmĀ² make up the entire country, they don't use a postcode system and the key cities are: Banjul, Soma, Brikama, Serekunda, Brufut. Banjul is the nation's capital and the country has a border with Senegal. The following languages are spoken by the nation's citizens: English.


Around 1,882,450 people live in this country, or 0.025% of all people on earth.


There are UNESCO listed sites in this country: Kunta Kinteh Island and Related Sites.


The currency ISO code is GMD and the currency symbol is D. In 2021 the GDP was $2,038,417,462 USD, which ranks it number 160 in the world.

Good to know

The country's websites have the domain name ".gm", the country's ISO code is GM, phone numbers start with +220 is a good place to find out more details on this country.


ISO code GM
Capital Banjul
Population 1,882,450
World percentage 0.025%
Main cities
Spoken languages English
GDP (2021) $2,038,417,462
GDP position #160
Currency code GMD
Currency symbol D
School life expectancy 17 years
TLD .gm
Phone prefix +220