Bamako is one of the most populated cities in Mali, and at the same time, this city is the capital of this country as well. Located in Africa, you may find the city easily with the following GPS coordinates: 12.34N latitude / 07.55W longitude. For routing in Bamako, please check the free driving directions Bamako service below.
When you visit Mali, be prepared that the official spoken language(s) is French, and the officially used currency is West African CFA franc (XOF).
Bamako, the capital city, has numerous population; 1 323 200 counted together with the city’s metropolitan areas. While Bamako counts around the inhabitants mentioned earlier, the mother country, Mali, bears 19 107 706 sum citizens spreading on its 479 245,25 sq mi / 1 241 240 km2 territory.
The form of the ruling government in Mali is Unitary semi-presidential republic, and interestingly note that the people here share the motto: Un peuple, un but, une foi (One people, one goal, one faith), while salute for the national anthem called: Pour l’Afrique et pour toi, Mali (For Africa and for you, Mali).
Google maps Bamako, and the satellite map of the city is a free and useful dynamic tool to discover the capital of Mali and the neighboring countries like Algeria, Burkina Faso, Guinea, Ivory Coast, Mauritania, Niger, Senegal.
Please have a look at the information page of this country for a wide range of information such as economic data, population, geographical knowledge, additional Mali Google maps, satellite imagery, etc.
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Short geographic information for Mali
Most of Mali, in West Africa, lies in the Sahara. A landlocked country four-fifths the size of Alaska, bordered by Guinea, Senegal, Mauritania, Algeria, Niger, Burkina Faso, and the Côte d’Ivoire. The only fertile area is in the south, where the Niger and Senegal rivers provide water for irrigation.