Gabon

République Gabonaise

Statistics

Gabon is located right at the equator in Africa. This country covers 103,347 sq. miles. Gabon is mostly low-lying land and rain forests. The climate in Gabon is warm/hot in the rainy seasons, and moderate in the dry seasons. The capital of Gabon is usually around 80 degrees F, or 27 degree C, in January and 75 degrees F in July. Gabon gets about 100 inches of rain a year.

Culture

Most of the people of Gabon are Christians, either Roman Catholic or Protestant, make up pretty much 55 to 75% of the population. The rest are mostly local animist beliefs. Their diets usually consist of bread, croissants, butter, marmalade, eggs, yogurt, and coffee. the Gabonese wear both Western and African clothing.