ARTICLES, Countries

Equatorial Guinea – 2015 Africa Cup Of Nations Host

FACTS

Equatorial_Guinea_President

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President: Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo

Full name: The Republic of Equatorial Guinea
Population: 740,000 (UN, 2012)
Capital: Malabo
Area: 28,051 sq km (10,830 sq miles)
Major languages: Spanish, French
Major religion: Christianity
Life expectancy: 54 years (men), 57 years (women) (UN)
Monetary unit: 1 CFA (Communaute Financiere Africaine) franc = 100 centimes
Main exports: Petroleum, timber, cocoa
GNI per capita: US $14,320 (World Bank, 2013)
Internet domain: .gq
International dialling code: +240

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Restaurants

Average Cost in US$

Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 9.19 $
Meal for 2, mid-range restaurant, Three Course 66.17 $
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 7.35 $
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 2.76 $
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 1.84 $
Cappuccino (regular) 3.98 $
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 0.92 $
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 0.92 $

Markets

Average Cost in US$

Milk (regular), (1 Liter) 2.02 $
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500 g) 2.94 $
Rice (white), (1 kg) ?
Eggs (12) 2.60 $
Local Cheese (1 kg) 7.35 $
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless) (1 kg) 10.57 $
Apples (1 kg) ?
Oranges (1 kg) 22.98 $
Tomato (1 kg) 3.68 $
Potato (1 kg) 9.19 $
Lettuce (1 head) 0.92 $
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.07 $
Bottle of Wine (Mid-range) 14.25 $
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 0.55 $
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 0.78 $
Pack Of Cigarettes 1.84 $

Transportation

Average Cost in US$

One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 0.29 $
Monthly-Pass (Regular Price) ?
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 0.92 $
Taxi 1 km (Normal Tariff) ?
Taxi  1 hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 3.68 $
Gasoline (1 Liter) 0.86 $
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (or Equivalent New Car ) 33,086.78 $

Utilities (Monthly)

Average Cost in US$

Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85 Meter Square Apartment 477.92 $
1 min of Prepaid Mobile Tarriff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.62
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 110.29 $

Sports And Leisure

Average Cost in US$

Fitness Club, Monthly Fee For 1 Adult 96.50$
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) ?
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 5.51 $

Clothing And Shoes

Average Cost in US$

1 Pair Of Jeans (Levis 501 of Similar) 116.42 $
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store 110.29 $
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 165.43 $
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 193.01 $

Rent Per Month

Average Cost in US$

Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 735.26 $
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 183.82 $
Apartment (3 bedroom) in City  Centre 2573.42$
Apartment (3 bedroom) Outside of Centre 689.31$

(source: numbeo.com)

FOOD & BEVERAGES

Equatorial Guinea has various dishes, restaurants in Equatorial Guinea serve mainly French or Spanish Cuisine.

Local specialties include chicken served in peanut butter or cream sauce with rice or boiled Plantain, meat or fish grilled with crushed pumpkin seeds served in leaves. Cassava is the staple food and sweet potatoes, yams and plantain can be seen in most dishes.

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Chicken Served in Peanut Butter with Boiled Rice

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 Classic Dish Of Fish Steaks

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 Chicken Burger with Spicy Peanut Butter

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Boiled Plantain With Chicken in Peanut

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Equatorial Guinea Various Foods

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Equatorial Guinea Dessert Specialty

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TRANSPORTATION

1.  AIRPORTS

6 airports with paved runways

Malabo International Airport
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Bata Airport
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Annobon Airport
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