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|Brief Overview of this Country
Location: Western Africa, bordering the North Atlantic Ocean, between Nigeria and Togo
|Population: 6,395,919 - Capital: Porto-Novo|
|Ethnics Groups: African 99% (42 ethnic groups, most important being Fon, Adja, Yoruba, Bariba), Europeans 5,500|
|Languages: French (official), Fon and Yoruba (most common vernaculars in south), tribal languages (at least six major ones in north)||Religions: Indigenous beliefs 70%, Muslim 15%, Christian 15%|
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