Niger: all about this country and its main places!

latitude: 17.60547 / longitude: 8.08282

General information


There are 20,715,000 inhabitants, or 0.28% of the population of planet earth.


The local currency (XOF) is represented by the symbol FCFA. In 2021 the GDP was $14,915,001,426 USD, which ranks it number 119 in the world.


1,267,000 km² make up the entire country, a postcode system is employed and the key cities are: Niamey, Boukoki 2, Boukoki 1, Boukoki 4, Yunusari. Here are the different languages spoken in the country: French. The capital of this country is Niamey and the country has a border with Algeria, Benin, Burkina Faso, Chad, Libya, Mali, Nigeria.


You can find some UNESCO listed places: Air and Ténéré Natural Reserves, W National Park of Niger, Historic Centre of Agadez.

Good to know

The ISO code is NE, the domain name ".ne" is used by the country's websites, telephone numbers begin with +227 Check out for more information about this nation.


ISO code NE
Capital Niamey
Population 20,715,000
World percentage 0.28%
Main cities
Spoken languages French
GDP (2021) $14,915,001,426
GDP position #119
Currency code XOF
Currency symbol FCFA
TLD .ne
Phone prefix +227