Overview - Guinea

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Capital:Conakry
Area:245,857 km²
Population:9,690,222 (2006 estimate)
Language(s):French (official).
Religion(s):Muslim - 85%, Christian - 8%, indigenous beliefs - 7%.
Ethnic Group(s):Peuhl - 40%, Malinke - 30%, Soussou - 20% others - 10%.