Dakar Region

region of Senegal

Dakar is a region in the west of Senegal. The regional capital is Dakar, which is also the national capital.

Location of the Dakar Region in Senegal

As of the 2013 census, 2,956,023 people lived there. It has an area of 547 km2 (211 sq mi).


Départements of Dakar

There are four départements:

Coordinates: 14°45′N 17°20′W / 14.750°N 17.333°W / 14.750; -17.333