COUNTRY AT A GLANCE
The Republic of Senegal is a country of West Africa. It is bordered by the Atlantic ocean to the West, Mauritania to the North and the East, Mali to the East and Guinea and Guinea-Bissau to the South.
Senegal has the fourth economy in the West African sub-region after Nigeria, Côte d’Ivoire and Ghana. The country is the second largest economy in French-speaking West Africa behind the Ivory Coast . its economy is very oriented towards Europe and the India.
Time difference: UTC 0 (5 hours ahead of Washington, DC, during Standard Time)
Senegal has 13 635 927 inhabitants (July 2014 est.) .The capital Dakar is a cosmopolitan city, with1 056 009 people. Economic center and city of Congress, Dakar also benefits from a significant business tourism. The Mall Sea Plaza on the Corniche is the largest of the West African sub-region and includes several
large international brands.
The ethnic groups are: Wolof 43.3%, Pular 23.8%, Serer 14.7%, Jola 3.7%, Mandinka 3%, Soninke 1.1%. 10.4% of the population is expatriate, most of them are European and Lebanese.
Languages: French (official), Wolof, Pulaar, Jola, Mandinka
94% of the population is Muslim and 5% Christian. There is also 1% of indigenous beliefs
AFRICA RELOCATION SERVICES IN SENEGAL
The ARS of Senegal team offers dedicated and customized services that ease the transition for individual and corporate clients arriving in the country. Our services range throughout the relocation process: before the arrival in the destination country till the departure.
It is our objective to assist our client and make sure that you are compliant with the law. We will assist you during the process.