Demographics of The Gambia

Religions and Ethnicity
ReligionsMuslim 90%, Christian 8%, indigenous beliefs 2%
Ethnic groupsAfrican 99% (Mandinka 42%, Fula 18%, Wolof 16%, Jola 10%, Serahuli 9%, other 4%), non-African 1% (2003 census)
Demographics
Total fertility rate4.10 children born/woman (2012)
Diabetes prevalence1.96 % of population ages 20 to 79
GINI index47.3 50.2
Intentional homicides10.2 per 100,000 people (2012)
Total Population1.93 Million (2014)1.88 Million (2013)1.84 Million (2012)
Total Population of The Gambia
Population Growth2.23 % (2014)2.29 % (2013)2.34 % (2012)
Population Growth of The Gambia
Land per Capita0.01 Square kilometer per capita
Population density170 capita per square kilometer (2014)167 capita per square kilometer (2013)163 capita per square kilometer (2012)
Population density of The Gambia
Technology and Infrastructure
Vehicles per 1000 people7.58 per 1,000 people (2004)7.99 per 1,000 people (2003)8.51 per 1,000 people (2002)
Vehicles per 1000 people of The Gambia
Vehicles per km of road2.96 per km of road (2004)3.03 per km of road (2003)
Mobile cellular subscriptions100.0 per 100 people (2013)85.2 per 100 people (2012)80.8 per 100 people (2011)
Mobile cellular subscriptions of The Gambia
Fixed broadband Internet subscribers0.02 per 100 people (2013)0.03 per 100 people (2012)0.03 per 100 people (2011)
Fixed broadband Internet subscribers of The Gambia
Internet users14.0 per 100 people (2013)12.4 per 100 people (2012)10.9 per 100 people (2011)
Internet users of The Gambia