- - A small, peaceful nation on the West Coast of Africa
- - About the size of South Dakota
- - Population is about 10 million
- - 94% of people are Muslim
- - Average yearly income is $1800
- - Unemployment rate is 48%
- - 33% of children 15 and older can read or write
- - Less than 50% of children enroll in primary school, half -__of those complete their schooling