Geopolitical map of Senegal

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CapitalPopulationArea
Dakar 12,323,252 196,190
Country codePhone CodeLocal HourTime zone
SN +221 19:27:56 Africa/Dakar
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5 countries share a border with Senegal

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Some data about Senegal

Senegal is a country of 12,323,252 inhabitants, with an area of ​196,190 km2, its capital is Dakar and its time zone is "Africa/Dakar". Its ISO code is "SN" in 2 positions and "SEN" in 3 positions.

To be able to make a telephone call to Senegal, you must dial your telephone code, which is 221. The currency used in Senegal is the "Franc" (XOF).

The administrative subdivision of Senegal (administrative division) is made up of 14 Régions (level 1), 45 Départements (level 2) and 123 Arrondissements (level 3). Senegal has 9 cities with more than 100,000 inhabitants and 1 cities with more than one million inhabitants.

Above you have a geopolitical map of Senegal with a precise legend on its biggest cities, its road network, its airports, railways and waterways. Do not hesitate to click on the map of Senegal to access a zoom level and finer details.

Senegal shares borders with Gambia, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Mali and Mauritania.

Proportion of cities by number of inhabitants in Senegal

Number of cities by importance (population) in Senegal. Considering cities with a population of more than 100 000, 200 000, 500 000 and 1 million inhabitants, with the percentage of the population that these cities represent.

> 100k inhabitants > 200k inhabitants > 500k inhabitants > 1 million inhabitants
9 5 3 1
41.1 % 36.1 % 31.5 % 20.1 %
  • The 9 most important cities represent 41.1% of the entire population
  • The 5 most important cities represent 36.1% of the entire population
  • The 3 most important cities represent 31.5% of the entire population
  • The 1 most important cities represent 20.1% of the entire population

Administrative division of Senegal

Administrative subdivisionsAdministrative level
14 Régions1
45 Départements2
123 Arrondissements3

List of first-order administrative division in Senegal

  • Dakar
  • Diourbel
  • Fatick
  • Région de Kaffrine
  • Kaolack
  • Région de Kédougou
  • Kolda
  • Louga
  • Matam
  • Saint-Louis
  • Région de Sédhiou
  • Tambacounda
  • Région de Thiès
  • Ziguinchor

List of major cities of Senegal

  • Dakar2 476 400 inhabitants
  • Pikine874 062 inhabitants
  • Touba529 176 inhabitants
  • Thiès320 000 inhabitants
  • Thiès Nones252 320 inhabitants
  • Saint-Louis176 000 inhabitants
  • Kaolack172 305 inhabitants
  • Ziguinchor159 778 inhabitants
  • Tiébo100 289 inhabitants
  • Tambacounda78 800 inhabitants
  • Mbaké74 100 inhabitants
  • Louga67 154 inhabitants
  • Kolda58 809 inhabitants
  • Richard-Toll44 752 inhabitants
  • Joal-Fadiout36 735 inhabitants
  • N’diareme limamoulaye35 171 inhabitants
  • Dara30 000 inhabitants
  • Kaffrine28 396 inhabitants
  • Ndibène Dahra27 741 inhabitants
  • Bignona26 237 inhabitants
  • Pourham24 146 inhabitants
  • Vélingara22 441 inhabitants
  • Nioro du Rip20 711 inhabitants
  • Sédhiou19 702 inhabitants
  • Mékhé19 242 inhabitants
  • Kédougou17 922 inhabitants
  • Nguékhokh17 885 inhabitants
  • Pout17 752 inhabitants
  • Kayar17 193 inhabitants
  • Guinguinéo15 395 inhabitants
  • Matam15 306 inhabitants
  • Mermoz Boabab15 000 inhabitants
  • Ouro Sogui14 888 inhabitants
  • Koungheul14 725 inhabitants
  • Ndioum13 198 inhabitants
  • Khombole12 061 inhabitants
  • Sokone11 680 inhabitants
  • Guéoul10 918 inhabitants
  • Tiadiaye10 853 inhabitants
  • Kanel10 165 inhabitants