Etiquette in Côte d’Ivoire

Côte d’Ivoire is located in West Africa and has a population of around 24 million people.

The nation is a unitary presidential republic.

The official language of Côte d’Ivoire is French.

The population is split between following Islam, Christianity, and African indigenous practices.

The currency of Côte d’Ivoire is the West African CFA franc.

Dining and Visiting Homes Etiquette

It’s a good idea to tip 10%, even if locals don’t tip. You will be appreciated and remembered the next time you visit.

Dress Etiquette

In business, you should dress as one would in Western business settings. It’s a great idea to bring an umbrella between the rainy season of June and August.