The Gambia REPUBLIC OF THE GAMBIA

International Treaties
ARIPO
Berne Convention
Paris Convention
PCT
WIPO
WTO

Problems
Poverty
Restricted free speech

Currency
Dalasi

Dialing Code
220

Internet Domain
.gm

The Gambia
EDUCATION & EMPLOYMENT

Education
Free and compulsory primary education
Lack of resources and educational infrastructure

Employment Majority
Agriculture, industry, commerce, services

INDUSTRY & TRADE

Main Exports
Peanuts and peanut products, fish, cotton lint, palm kernels

Main Imports
Foodstuffs, manufactures, fuel, machinery and transport equipment

Main Industries
Processing peanuts, fish, hides, tourism, beverages, agricultural machinery assembly, woodworking, metalworking, clothing

CULTURE

Languages
English

Population
1,7 million (2009 estimate)

Religion
Mostly Islam

GEOGRAPHICS & CLIMATE

Capital
Banjul

Climate
Tropical and warm

Neighbouring Countries
Senegal

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