|Facts & Figures|
President: Alassane Ouattara (2010)
Prime Minister: Daniel Kablan Duncan (2012)
Land area: 122,780 sq mi (318,000 sq km); total area: 124,502 sq mi (322,460 sq km)
Population (2014 est.): 22,848,945 (growth rate: 1.96%); birth rate: 29.25/1000; infant mortality rate: 60.16/1000; life expectancy: 58.01
Capital (2011 est.): Yamoussoukro (official), 966,000; Largest city and administrative center: Abidjan, 4.288 million
Monetary unit: CFA Franc
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