Littoral is one of the twelve departments of Benin. It has just one commune/city, Cotonou. It is the largest city in the country and the economic capital. Littoral is the smallest department of the twelve. Littoral was split from the Atlantique Department in 1999.
Map highlighting the Littoral Department
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|• Total||79 km2 (31 sq mi)|
|• Density||8,900/km2 (23,000/sq mi)|
|Time zone||UTC+1 (WAT)|