The GAMBIA Quick facts
• Surrounded by Senegal, follows the Gambia river.
• Land area, 11,300 square Kms., (similar to Cape Breton Island, Canada)
• Population, 1.8 million
• Life expectancy, (average) 58years
• Average gross salary, 75 cents per man-hour
• Literacy rate in people over 10, 40% - female, 64% males
• Building a training centre, poverty relief, encouragement, employment, church ministry.