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Official NameThe Togolese Republic
Country Meaning(Land Behind the Lake)
MottoWork, liberty, homeland (Official)
AnthemSalut à toi, pays de nos aïeux (Hail to Thee, Land of our Forefathers)
Population7,886,000 (0.10% of the world)
LanguagesFrench (official, the language of commerce), Ewe and Mina (the two major African languages in the south), Kabye (sometimes spelled Kabiye) and Dagomba (the two major African languages in the north)
Alpha Code »TG / TGO
Internet Domain
Currency Symbol West African CFA franc (Fr XOF)
Central Bank »Central Bank of West African States
Calling Codes+228
Area Total Area: 56,785 km2 (21,925 sq mi)
Land: 54,385 km2 (20,998 sq mi)
Water: 2,400 km2 (930 sq mi)
RegionWestern Africa Sub-Saharan Africa
Lat/Long8.6195430, 0.8247820
Timezone1 timezone(s)