Cape Verde (Cabo Verde) Coat of Arms Stamps Coins Notes: Cape Verde Country Details Cape Verde Flag

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Map of Cape Verde

Map of Cape Verde

Also Known As: Cabo Verde
Demonym: Cape Verdean
Population: 538,535 (2014)
Population Growth Rate: 1.39% (2014)
Government: parliamentary republic
Capital City: Praia
Capital Coordinates: 14°55′N 23°31′W
Capital Time Zone: UTC-1
Currency: Cape Verdean Escudo
Currency Code: CVE
Currencies Issued: centavo
GDP: $1.9 billion (2011)
Per Capita Income: $3,469 (2011)
GDP Growth Rate: 1.50% (2013)
Inflation Rate: 1.90% (2013)
Unemployment Rate: 21.00% (2000)
Foreign Debt: $657.7 million (2011)
ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 Country Code: CV
Internet Country Code: .cv
Number of Internet Users: 150000 (2009)
Calling Code: 238
Electrical Generation Capacity: 89800 kW (2010)
Independence: 1975 from Portugal
Area: 4,033 square km (4,033 km land)
Coastline: 965 km
Lowest Point: Atlantic Ocean (0 m)
Highest Point: Mount Fogo (2,829 m)
Life Expectancy: 71.57 years (2014)
Fertility Rate: 2.34 (2014)
Infant Mortality Rate: 24.28 per 1000 (2014)
HIV Prevalence: 0.20% (2012)
Adult Obesity Prevalence: 10.00% (2008)
Human Development Index: 0.568 (2011)
Corruption Perception Index: 5.5 (2011)
Literacy: 76.60 percent

Number of bank notes in catalogue: 1

Number of coins in catalogue: 1

Number of stamps in catalogue: 54

Location of Cape Verde in Africa

Regional Map for Cape Verde

Major Cities

Mindelo (Population 70468)
Praia [Capital] (Population 127832)
Santa Maria (Population 25779)
São Filipe (Population 93885)
Tarrafal (Population 7050)

Stock Exchange

Bolsa de Valores de Cabo Verde

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