• John Paxton
Part of the The Statesman’s Yearbook book series (SYBK)


AREA AND POPULATION. The area of the Gabon Republic covers 267,000 sq. km; its population in 1970 was about 475,000, including about 12,000 Europeans. The capital is Libreville (73,000 inhabitants). A population census took place in 1970.

République Gabonaise

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© Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 1972

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