Niger
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Niger - Physical geography

Area : 1 268 000 Km2
Water : 0.02 %
Lands under cultivation : 3 %
Wild pasture lands : 7 %
Forests : 2 %

Min. Height : 200 m (Niger River)
Max. Height : 1944 m (Mt Greboun)


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Niger - People
Nationality : Nigerien
Main language(s) : Haussa (60%), Jerma (25%), French (8%)

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Population (2005) : 13 954 000 people
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Density : 11 people / Km2
Fertility rate : 7.75 children / woman
Life expectancy : 45 years
Urban population : 23 %

Main cities :
600 000 people Niamey (capital)
125 000 people Zinder
115 000 people Maradi
52 000 people Tahoua
50 000 people Agadez


Niger - Economy
Currency : Franc CFA (XOF) = 100 Centimes
Rate of exchange (Sept.2004) :

1 Euro = 656 Francs CFA (XOF)

GDP (Gross Domestic Product), 2002 : 2.18 billion dollars
GDP per capita, 2002 : 156 dollars
GNP (Gross National Product), 2005 : 3.35 billion dollars
GNP per capita, 2005 : 240 dollars


Niger - Miscellaneous information
MAIN NATURAL RESOURCES (world rank 2003) :
- Millet (3)
- Sheeps
- Uranium (3)


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