Niger is part of Africa with main city at
Niamey. Its Least Developed country with a
population of 21M people. The main currency is West African CFA franc. The languages
spoken are French. the Republic of the Niger is the formal name of Niger It is adviced to Do not travel Get useful information like travel advice, temperatures, rainfall, socket plugs,
languages spoken, SIM cards, ATM, currencies, road rules and emergency numbers.
👍 Least Developed 🌤️ ~19.24 °C 🌧 ~0.01 mm 👨👩👦👦 21M people
⚠️ Travel advice
fiber_manual_record Do not travel
We've reviewed our travel advice for Niger. We haven't changed our level of advice: Do not travel to Niger due to the high threat of kidnapping, terrorist attack, crime and the unpredictable security environment. Different levels of advice apply in the capital, Niamey.
issued date: October 29, 2019
Niger uses 220V, 50Hz with sockets and plugs Type C, Type D, Type E and Type F.
The languages that are typically spoken are French
💱 Currencies Used
Niger uses the West African CFA franc (symbol: Fr), code XOF.Banknotes come in denominations of 10000, 5000, 2000, 1000 and 500 francs. Franc is subdivided into 100 centimes. Coins come in denominations of 500, 250, 200, 100, 50, 25, 10, 5 and 1 francs.
Automatic teller machines are rare in Niger. Your best bet is to look for them in large cities and community places.You do not need a chip & PIN card to use an ATM — your standard magnetic card will work fine.