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West Africa

West Africa or Western Africa is the westernmost region of Africa. The United Nations defines Western Africa as the 17 countries of Benin, Burkina Faso, Cape Verde, The Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Ivory Coast, Liberia, Mali, Mauritania, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal, Sierra Leone, and Togo, as well as the United Kingdom Overseas Territory of Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha. The population of West Africa is estimated at about Western Africa,||}}/1e6 round 0}} millionref people as of Year, and at 381,981,000 as of 2017, of which 189,672,000 are female and 192,309,000 male.

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Total Publications
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33,144
Prior Five Years
6,527
Total Citations
Lifetime
340,557
Prior Five Years
31,496
Total Scholars
Lifetime
37,432
Prior Five Years
27,999

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