Cape Verde: all about this country and its main places!

latitude: 16.00423 / longitude: -24.01414

General information


The inhabitants stay 13 years in school (tertiary education included).


This country represents 0.0071% of the world's population with about 531,239 individuals. 26.80 years is the median age in this country and the birth growth rate is at 1.19%.


Country territory measures 4,033 km², a postcode system is employed and the main cities are: Praia, Santa Maria, Mindelo, Achada Santo António, Palmarejo. The following languages are spoken by the nation's citizens: Portuguese. The capital of this country is Praia.


Here is a list of famous dishes in this country: Cachupa. There are UNESCO listed sites: Cidade Velha, Historic Centre of Ribeira Grande.


In 2021 the GDP was $1,936,174,043 USD, placing it at position 161 in the market. The local currency (CVE) is represented by the symbol $.

Good to know is a good place to find out more details on this country. The country's websites have the domain name ".cv", telephone numbers begin with +238, the ISO code is CV


ISO code CV
Capital Praia
Population 531,239
World percentage 0.0071%
Median age 26.80 years
Population growth rate 1.19%
Main cities
Spoken languages Portuguese
GDP (2021) $1,936,174,043
GDP position #161
Currency code CVE
Currency symbol $
School life expectancy 13 years
National dish Cachupa
TLD .cv
Phone prefix +238