Republic of Guinea-Bissau

(Guinea-Bissau)

System of governmentsemi-presidential republic
Country codeGW, GNB
FlagRepublic of Guinea-Bissau
Capital cityBissau
CurrencyWest African CFA franc (XOF)
Predominant religionNatural religion
Former colonizerPortugal (Portuguese Republic)
MembershipUN
WTO
MMF
African Union
Population1 520 830 people
(148. place in the world)
Area36 120 km2
(135. place in the world)
Density42 people per km2
(139. place in the world)
GDP per capita1 703 USD per capita
(173. place in the world)
PeacefulnessGPI Global Peace Index 2,237
(110. place in the world)
CorruptionCPI Corruption Perceptions Index 18
(165. place in the world)
Human developmentHDI Human Development Index 0,455
(176. place in the world)
Economy freedomEFI Economy Freedom Index 54,0
(130. place in the world)
Life expectancy57,8 years
(182. place in the world)
Income iequalityGini coefficient 50,7
(150. place in the world)
CO2 emissions0,409 Mt CO2/year
(170. place in the world)
CO2 emissions per km211 t CO2/km2/year
(164. place in the world)
CO2 emissions per capita0,3 t CO2/per capita/year
(157. place in the world)
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