Global Sourcebook for International Data Management

                                         by Graham Rhind

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Gabon

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GABON
GABON

For supplementary information, see links to post office home pages here External, to postal code pages here External and to other personal name and addressing issues pages here External.

Table of Contents

Gabon - Country information

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Local short name form

Official name

Area

Population

Capital

Currency

International telephone access code

241

ISO 3166 country codes

Car nationality plate code

GA

Internet country code

GA

GRC Country Code

GAB

Gabon - Languages

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Language map External

The official language is French External. There are 40 languages spoken in Gabon, and the geographical spread is complex. The main languages are Fang External (427 000 speakers); Mbere External (110 000 speakers); Myene External (35-69 000 speakers) and Njebi External.

Gabon - Example address format

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Any address written in a non-native language will be written in French. Deliveries are made only to post office boxes (Boîte Postale, or BP).

Though postal deliveries are only to mailing addresses, street addresses will be found for the use of couriers, visitors etc. As not all streets are named, these may often be descriptive and unstructured. Examples:

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A table containing information about the relevant position of elements within address blocks can be acquired External

Gabon - Post office box

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This is written as Boîte Postale, or BP.

Gabon - Postal codes

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Gabon has no postal code system.

Gabon - Postal code format

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Gabon - Postal code specifics

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Gabon - Postal code regular expression

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Gabon - Postal code level of coverage

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Gabon - Administrative districts

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Administrative districts graphic

Telephone numbers in Gabon

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Gabonese telephone numbers have no area codes. All subscriber numbers have 8 digits. Mobile numbers commence 2-7.

Tables of telephone number information/formats can be acquired – see http://www.grcdi.nl/telephone.htm External

Properties with value Gabon


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