Menu

Senegal

General information

Capital: Dakar

Currency unit: CFA franc

Official language: French

Area: 196,710 km²

Population in million: 15.9 

GDP per capita (current US dollars): 1,033 

GDP per capita, PPP (current international $): 2,712 

Demography

Labor force participation rate (% of total population ages 15+): 57.2 

Annual growth rate of the population: 2.8 %

Mortality rate, infant (per 1,000 live births): 32.7 %

Life expectancy at birth: 67.2 ans

Youth literacy rate Literacy rate, youth total (% of people ages 15-24): 56 %

Production

Gross domestic product (GDP) in billions of US dollars: 16.37 

Agriculture value added of GDP: 15.4 

Industry value added of GDP: 20.5 

Services value added of GDP: 53.8 

Trade

Total exports in billions of US dollars: 3.11 

Total imports in billions of US dollars: 6.65 

Major manufactured products (as % of total exports) :
Diphosphorus pentaoxide (8.94 %)
Hydraulic cements (8.22 %)
Bars and rods of iron or steel (1.15 %)
Beauty or make-up preparations (1.05 %)
Other bars and rods of iron or steel (0.95 %)

Weight of major primary products excluding minerals and oil (as % of total exports) :
Frozen fish (6.77 %)
Ground-nut oil (3.67 %)
Molluscs (3.59 %)
Soups and broths (2.88 %)
Fresh or chilled fish (2.42 %)

Add another country by pressing in the following countries list to compare the data.

indicators
Download data

              Instability of agricultural production

              Senegal: 70
              2016
              Breakdown by component
              2016Senegal
              Instability of agricultural production70