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At a Glance

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Population in thousands (2017): 12,717.18
GDP per capita (current US$) 2017 - World Average 10,721.61: 823.49
Account (%) age 15+) - (2014 vs 2017): 7% | 23%
Agriculture Orientation Index - Credit ( Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries share of GDP) (2015 vs 2016): n/a
Financial Inclusion Strategies: n/a
Domestic credit provided by financial sector (% of GDP) 2017: n/a
Made or received digital payments in the past year (% age 15+) (2014 vs 2017): 6% | 20%
Remittances % of GDP for 2017: 0.008
Mortgage Interest Rate / Mortgage Term (years): 2.50% | 2

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Dec 24, 2018 | Vanguard; All Africa
The Chairman of the ECOWAS Council of Ministers, Mr Geoffrey Onyeama says achieving the ECOWAS Single Currency by 2020 will be a challenge.
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Sep 27, 2018
Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire
Date: 27-28 September, 2018 Location: Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire MFW4A and AfDB will convene with governmental authorities of the region, in addition…

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Oct 31, 2018 | Affordable Housing Institute | CAHF
Mar 31, 2016 | International Growth Centre | International Growth Centre
Feb 28, 2014 | S.O. Alade | Bank for International Settlements (BIS)
Oct 31, 2013 | A. Demirguc-Kunt, L. Klapper, D. Randall | The World Bank
Sep 30, 2013 | West Africa Regional Department (ORWB) | AfDB
Oct 31, 2012 | A. Perilleux, A. Vanroose, F. Bédécarrat et a | European Microfinance Platform