Map highlighting the Littoral Department
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|• Total||79 km2 (31 sq mi)|
|• Density||8,900/km2 (23,000/sq mi)|
|Time zone||UTC+1 (WAT)|
Littoral is one of the twelve departments of Benin. It has just one commune/city, Cotonou. It is the largest city in the country and the economic capital. Littoral is the smallest department of the twelve. Littoral was split from the Atlantique Department in 1999.