Republic of Cabo Verde

(Cape Verde)

System of governmentrepublic with parliamentary system
Country codeCV, CPV
FlagRepublic of Cabo Verde
Capital cityPraia
CurrencyCape Verdean escudo (CVE)
Predominant religionCatholic Christianity
Former colonizerPortugal (Portuguese Republic)
MembershipUN
WTO
MMF
African Union
Population491 875 people
(167. place in the world)
Area4 033 km2
(167. place in the world)
Density122 people per km2
(66. place in the world)
GDP per capita6 912 USD per capita
(123. place in the world)
PeacefulnessN/A
CorruptionCPI Corruption Perceptions Index 58
(39. place in the world)
Human developmentHDI Human Development Index 0,654
(125. place in the world)
Economy freedomEFI Economy Freedom Index 63,1
(69. place in the world)
Life expectancy73 years
(103. place in the world)
Income iequalityGini coefficient 47,2
(140. place in the world)
CO2 emissions0,955 Mt CO2/year
(159. place in the world)
CO2 emissions per km2237 t CO2/km2/year
(79. place in the world)
CO2 emissions per capita1,9 t CO2/per capita/year
(105. place in the world)
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