Etymology of Senegal
Senegal /ˌsɛnɨˈɡɔːl, -ˈɡɑːl/ (French: le Sénégal), officially the Republic of Senegal (République du Sénégal, [ʁepyblik dy seneɡal]), is a country in West Af...
Etymology of Senegal - Wikipedia
A musician named Sallilou performing on...
A musician named Sallilou performing on Gorée Island in Dakar, Senegal in January 2018. His instrument is the Cas Cas, also known as Kashaka, which is made of two small, bean-filled gourds that are...
History of Senegal
The history of Senegal is commonly divided into a number of periods, encompassing the prehistoric era, the precolonial period, colonialism, and the contemporary era.
The earliest evidence of human...
History of Senegal - Wikipedia
Politics of Senegal
Politics in Senegal takes place within the framework of a semi-presidential, democratic republic. The President of Senegal is the head of state and the Prime Minister of Senegal the head of government...
Geography of Senegal
Senegal is a coastal West African nation located 14 degrees north of the Equator and 14 degrees west of the Prime Meridian. The country's total area is 196 190 km² of which 192 000 ...
Geography of Senegal - Wikipedia
Climate of Senegal
Senegal is a coastal West African nation located 14 degrees north of the Equator and 14 degrees west of the Prime Meridian. The country's total area is 196 190 km² of which 192 000 ...
Climate of Senegal - Wikipedia
Regions of Senegal
Senegal is subdivided into 14 regions (French: régions, singular – région), each of which is administered by a Conseil Régional (pl.: Conseils Régionaux) elected by population weight at...
Regions of Senegal - Wikipedia
Departments of Senegal
The 14 Regions of Senegal are subdivided into 45 departments and 103 arrondissements (neither of which have administrative function) and by collectivités locales (the 14 régions, 110 communes, and 320...
Departments of Senegal - Wikipedia
Arrondissements of Senegal
The departments of Senegal are subdivided into arrondissements. As of 2007 there were 92. The arrondissements are listed below, by department:
Arrondissements of Senegal - Wikipedia
List of cities in Senegal
This is a list of cities in Senegal organised by population. It includes all cities with an estimated population of over 10,000 people.
Economy of Senegal
Predominantly rural and with limited natural resources, the Economy of Senegal gains most of its foreign exchange from fish, phosphates, groundnuts, tourism, and services. The agricultural sector of S...
Economy of Senegal - Wikipedia
Demographics of Senegal
This article is about the demographic features of the population of Senegal, including population density, ethnicity, education level, health of the populace, economic status, religious affiliations a...
Demographics of Senegal - Wikipedia
Ethnic groups in Senegal
Ethnic groups in Senegal are numerous for such a small area, and subgroups can be distinguished within several of them. According to one 2005 estimate, there are twenty groups of varying size.The orig...
Ethnic groups in Senegal - Wikipedia
Languages of Senegal
Senegal is a multilingual country – Ethnologue lists 36 languagesFrench, which was inherited from the colonial era, is the official language of Senegal. It is used by the administration and understood...
Languages of Senegal - Wikipedia
Health in Senegal
Healthcare in Senegal is a center topic of discourse in understanding the wellbeing and vitality of the Senagelese people. According to 2001 data, 54% of the population is below the poverty line, whic...
Health in Senegal - Wikipedia
Senegalese cuisine
The cuisine of Senegal is a West African cuisine influenced by North African, French, and Portuguese cuisine and derives from the nation's many ethnic groups, the largest being the Wolof. Islam, which...
Senegalese cuisine - Wikipedia
List of Senegalese writers
This is a list of prominent Senegalese authors (by surname)
List of Senegalese
This is a list of Senegalese people, organized by the field within which they are primarily notable. this list includes both native and expatriate Senegalese.
List of Senegalese - Wikipedia
Music of Senegal
Senegal's music is best known abroad due to the popularity of mbalax, a development of Serer sabar drumming popularized by Youssou N'Dour.
During the colonial ages Senegal was colonized by France...
Education in Senegal
The Senegalese education system is based on its French equivalent. The state is responsible for the creation of an educational system that enables every citizen access to education. Articles 21 and 22...
Education in Senegal - Wikipedia
List of universities in Senegal
This is a list of universities in Senegal.
Triangular trade
Triangular trade, or triangle trade, is a historical term indicating trade among three ports or regions. Triangular trade usually evolves when a region has export commodities that are not required in ...
Triangular trade - Wikipedia
Dutch colonial empire
The Dutch Empire (Dutch: Nederlands-koloniale Rijk) comprised the overseas territories controlled by the Dutch Republic and, later, the modern Netherlands from the 17th century t...
Dutch colonial empire - Wikipedia
French conquest of Senegal
The French conquest of Senegal started from 1659 with the establishment of Saint-Louis, Senegal, followed by the French capture of the island of Gorée from the Dutch in 1677, but would only become a f...
French conquest of Senegal - Wikipedia