Cabo Verde

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PROFILE
  • Area: 4,033 sq. km (1,557 sq. mi.)
  • Population: 553,432 (2016 est.)
  • Population growth rate: 1.35% (2016 est.)
  • Life expectancy: 72.1 years (2016)
  • Languages: Portuguese (official), Crioulo
  • Religions: Roman Catholic 77.3%, Protestant 3.7% (includes Church of the Nazarene 1.7%, Adventist 1.5%), other Christian 4.3% (includes Christian Rationalism 1.9%, Jehovah's Witness 1%), Muslim 1.8%, other 1.3%, none 10.8%, unspecified 0.7%
  • Formal name: Republic of Cabo Verde
  • Alternate names: Cape Verde, Province of Cape Verde, Província de Cabo Verde, Republic of Cape Verde, Republic of Cape Verde Islands, República de Cabo Verde
  • Government type: parliamentary republic
  • Leaders: chief of state: President Jorge Carlos FONSECA; head of government: Prime Minister Ulisses Correia e SILVA
  • Capital: Praia
  • Administrative divisions: 22 municipalities
  • GDP per capita (PPP): $6,500 (2015 est.)
  • Exports: fuel (re-exports), shoes, garments, fish, hides
  • Imports: foodstuffs, industrial products, transport equipment, fuels
  • Currency: Cabo Verdean escudo (CVE)
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