Bata, Equatorial Guinea

city in Equatorial Guinea

Bata (Spanish pronunciation: [ˈbata]) is a port city in the Litoral province of Equatorial Guinea. It is the largest city in Equatorial Guinea. It lies on the Atlantic Ocean coast of Río Muni. Bata was the capital of Equatorial Guinea.

Bata
City
Bata
Torre de La Libertad standing by the promenade along the coast
Torre de La Libertad standing by the promenade along the coast
Coat of arms of Bata
Coat of arms
Coordinates: 01°51′54″N 09°46′12″E / 1.86500°N 9.77000°E / 1.86500; 9.77000Coordinates: 01°51′54″N 09°46′12″E / 1.86500°N 9.77000°E / 1.86500; 9.77000
Country Equatorial Guinea
ProvinceLitoral
Elevation
5 m (16 ft)
Population
 (2012)
 • Total250,770
Demonym(s)Batengo
Area code(s)08
ClimateAm
HDI (2019)0.626[1]
medium

ReferencesEdit

  1. "Sub-national HDI - Area Database - Global Data Lab". hdi.globaldatalab.org. Retrieved 2018-09-13.