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Dakar city profile | city data
IndicatorFigureDateSourceNotes
Other museums72016Ville de Dakar
National museums0 2016
Major concert halls1 2016Ville de DakarGrand Théâtre National
Theatres22016Ville de DakarThéâtre Daniel Sorano Grand Théâtre National
Number of other Heritage/Historical sites1352006Ministère de la Culture et patrimoine Historique classé
UNESCO World Heritage Sites12016UNESCOGorée Island
Art galleries72016Catalogue Partcours 5e edition
Number of non-professional dance schools12016Ville de Dakarthedancehall.sn/
Cinemas32016Ville de Dakar
Cinema screens32016Ville de Dakar
Number of cinema screens per 100,000 population0.12016Ville de Dakar
Film festivals42015Agenda Culturel et Touristique du Senegal
Bookshops4 2016Ville de Dakar
Number of markets72016Ville de Dakar
Festivals and celebrations322015Culture
Number of international students studying in the city22,0002009Jeune Afriquehttp://www.jeuneafrique.com/203614/societe/dakar-le-bon-l-ve-d-afrique-de-l-ouest/
Number of video games arcades22016Ville de Dakar
Geographical area size, sq. km32 2016Ville de Dakar
Total population number3,429,3702016Agence Nationale Statistique
% of total national country population living in the city25.0%2016Agence Nationale Statistique
Education level-% with degree level or higher
Average income per capita per year (ppp)
GDP (ppp)(million)
Number of public libraries per 100,000 population4.02016
Specialist public cultural HE establishments32016Ministère de la Culture et patrimoine Historique classé