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Republic of The Gambia (Gambia)

Gambia

Also known as: Gambia (Deutsch, español, Italiano, polski, latine), la Gambie (français), Gâmbia (Português), 甘比亞 (正體中文), ガンビア (日本語)

Continent: Western and Northern Africa

Capital: Banjul

Population: 1,547,000

Area: 10,000 km²

Religions: Muslim 90%, Christian 9%, indigenous beliefs 1%

Languages: English (official), Mandinka, Wolof, Fula, other indigenous vernaculars

Motto: Progress, Peace, Prosperity (English)

Neighbouring Countries: Senegal Senegal


Circumscriptions (1): Dioceses (1)


Roman Rite (1): Banjul


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Special Churches Special Churches: Cathedrals Cathedrals (1)

Documents and Celebrations Documents and Celebrations


Papal Visits


Apostolic Nunciature: Gambia Archbishop Mirosław Adamczyk (52)

Conference of Bishops: Inter-territorial Catholic Bishops’ Conference of the Gambia and Sierra Leone (ITCABIC) Link Bishop Patrick Daniel Koroma (64)

International Meeting of Bishops’ Conferences: Regional Episcopal Conference of West Africa (R.E.C.O.W.A.) Link Cardinal Théodore-Adrien Sarr (77)


as of 2014.10.21

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