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Official NameThe Republic of the Niger
Country Meaning(River Among Rivers)
MottoFraternity, Work, Progress (Official)
AnthemLa Nigérienne (The Nigerien)
Population24,112,753 (0.31% of the world)
LanguagesFrench (official), Hausa, Djerma
Alpha Code »NE / NER
Internet Domain
Currency Symbol West African CFA franc (Fr XOF)
Central Bank »Central Bank of West African States
Calling Codes+227
Area Total Area: 1,267,000 km2 (489,000 sq mi)
Land: 1,266,700 km2 (489,100 sq mi)
Water: 300 km2 (120 sq mi)
RegionWestern Africa Sub-Saharan Africa
Lat/Long17.6077890, 8.0816660
Timezone1 timezone(s)