The official language is French and the West African CFA franc is the currency of the Cote d’Ivoire. The domain is .ci and the country code is +225.
National day is celebrated on 7 Aug 1960. Every country in the world has national symbols including national animal, national flower, motto, etc and Cote d’Ivoire is no exception.
In Cote d’Ivoire, Football is considered as a national sport, and it is a passion of many Ivorian people. No official National drink is not only a traditional drink, but one of the national drink of Cote d’Ivoire. As poetry is a highly appreciated art, many poets like Not Declared represent a national Ivorian symbol.
The country was founded by Félix Houphouët-Boigny. The current president of Cote d’Ivoire is Alassane Ouattara and Patrick Achi is the Prime Minister.
In Cote d’Ivoire the power plugs and sockets are of type C, E. The standard voltage is 230 V and the frequency is 50 Hz.
The Ivorian national anthem was written by Mathieu Vangah Ekra, Joachim Bony [fr] and Pierre Marie Coty and composed by Pierre-Michel Pango .
|Former name(s)||Ivory Coast|
|Official name(s)||Cote d'Ivoire|
|Alternative name(s)||Republic of Côte d'Ivoire (official, English)|
|Regional location||Western Africa, bordering the North Atlantic Ocean, between Ghana and Liberia|
|Country name etymology||"Ivory Coast" in French, from its previous involvement in the ivory trade. Similar names for Côte d'Ivoire and other nearby countries include the "Grain Coast", the "Gold Coast", and the "Slave Coast".|
|Climate||Tropical along coast, semiarid in far north; three seasons - warm and dry (November to March), hot and dry (March to May), hot and wet (June to October)|
|Terrain||Mostly flat to undulating plains; mountains in northwest|
|National Day||7 Aug 1960|
|Religion||Islam, Christianity Catholicism, Protestantism|
|Currency||West African CFA franc|
|Ethnicity||Akan, Voltaiques / Gur & Dyula|
|Head of government||Prime Minister|
|Driving side||Drive on the Right-hand side|
|Total area||322,463 km2 (124,504 sq mi)|
|Average elevation||250 m (820 ft)|
|Mains electricity||230 V|
|Emergency telephone numbers||Emergency Telephone Numbers|
The National animal of Cote d’Ivoire is Elephant
The National flower of Cote d’Ivoire is Baobab Flower. Botanical name is Genus Adansonia.
The National bird of Cote d’Ivoire is White-cheeked Turaco
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