What is the population of Cote d’Ivoire?
|Population - note||note: estimates for this country explicitly take into account the effects of excess mortality due to AIDS; this can result in lower life expectancy, higher infant mortality, higher death rates, lower population growth rates, and changes in the distribution of population by age and sex than would otherwise be expected|
|Population Growth Rate||2%|
|Population in Major Urban Areas||ABIDJAN (seat of government) 4.288 million; YAMOUSSOUKRO (capital) 966,000|
|Ethnic Groups||Akan 42.1%, Voltaiques or Gur 17.6%, Northern Mandes 16.5%, Krous 11%, Southern Mandes 10%, other 2.8% (includes 130,000 Lebanese and 14,000 French) (1998)|
|Languages||French (official), 60 native dialects with Dioula the most widely spoken|
|Rate of Urbanization- annual rate of change||3.56%|