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

latitude: 16.00423 / longitude: -24.01414

General information


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


Interesting food you need to try here: Cachupa. You can find some UNESCO listed places: Cidade Velha, Historic Centre of Ribeira Grande.


The currency symbol is $, and the ISO code for that currency is CVE. In 2021 the GDP was $1,936,174,043 USD, which ranks it number 161 in the world.


The inhabitants speak the following languages: Portuguese. Country territory measures 4,033 km², they use a postcode system and the main cities are: Praia, Santa Maria, Mindelo, Achada Santo António, Palmarejo. Praia is the nation's capital.


On average citizens spend 13 years in school (including higher education).

Good to know

For more information about this country, check Telephone numbers begin with +238, the domain name ".cv" is used by the country's websites, 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