Cape Verde

Major cities : Praia (Capital).
Available Information : Head of state, Religion, Number of inhabitants, Area, Gross domestic product, Inflation, Map, Hotel, Weather and Climate.

Cape Verde Information

ISO 3166-1CV - CPV - 132
NATO country codeCV - CPV
FIPS 10-4 codeCV
Continent /
Cape Verde CapitalPraia
Name of the inhabitantsCape Verdean
Cape Verde National anthemCântico da Liberdade
Cape Verde National Day5 July
Cape Verde Currency Cape Verdean escudo (CVE)
Cape Verde 15 %
Cape Verde Calling code+238
Cape Verde Country domain code .cv
Cape Verde Vehicle registration plateCV
Traveling direction Right
Time zone UTC -1:00
International organizationUnited Nations
Organisation internationale de la Francophonie
Community of Portuguese Language Countries
Economic Community of West African States
African Union
United Nations Economic Commission for Africa
Group of 77

Cape Verde Head of state

President of the RepublicJorge Carlos Fonseca (2011)
Prime ministerUlisses Correia e Silva (2016)

Cape Verde Religion

  1. Christianity 89 %
  2. Other 11 %

Cape Verde Data

Area4,033 km² (1,557 sq mi)
Number of inhabitants504,000 inhabitants (2008) Chart
Population Density 125.0 /km² (323.7 /sq mi)
Length of coastline965 km
Life expectancy71.9 Year (2010)
Average years of schooling 3.5 Year (2010)
Human Development Index 0.534 (2010)
Gross domestic product1 Billions US$ (2008) Chart
Annual change: 7.0 %
2,877 US$ per capita
Gross domestic product (PPP)4 Billions US$ (2008) Chart
8,187 US$ per capita
Inflation2.6 % (2008) Chart
Credit rating
  • Standard & Poor's: B+ (Stable, 20 February 2012)
  • Fitch: B+ (Stable, 21 November 2011)

Cape Verde Natural resource

List of major natural resources classified by importance.
  1. Salt
  2. Fish
  3. Clay
  4. Limestone
  5. Gypsum
  6. Kaolin
  7. Basalt rock

Cape Verde Agriculture

Listing of major crops and products starting with the most important.
  1. Corn
  2. Bananas
  3. Sugarcane
  4. Coffee
  5. Fish
  6. Peanuts
  7. Beans
  8. Sweet potatoes

Cape Verde Map

Cape Verde Climate (Capital)

  1. Arid 100 %

Cape Verde Weather (Praia)

Cape Verde Electricity

Voltage230 V
Frequency50 Hz
Power plugPower plug : C Power plug : F
Power socketPower socket : C Power socket : F

Airport Cape Verde

Cape Verde Hotel

Hotel Dourada StudiosDourada Studios
Santa Maria
Located in Sal Island, a 10-minute walk from the most beautiful beach of Santa Maria and 18 km from the international airport, Dourada offers a studio with a terrace. The accommodation includes a private bathroom with shower... view more
CVE 3308
Hotel Complexo Multiuso CopacabanaComplexo Multiuso Copacabana
Complexo Multiuso Copacabana is located opposite the beach in Mindelo on the island of Santa Luzia. It offers modern apartments with a furnished balcony. Each apartment is made up of 4 bedrooms and a lounge with a TV... view more
CVE 3200
Hotel Kira's Boutique HotelKira's Boutique Hotel
Kira's Boutique Hotel is located in Mindelo. For a fee, Wi-Fi access is available in all areas. Free public parking is possible at a location nearby. The property offers excursions and guided tours in the surrounding... view more
CVE 6616
Hotel Hotel Estoril and Residence CardealHotel Estoril and Residence Cardeal
Sal Rei
Hotel Estoril and Residence Cardeal is located on Boa Vista Island, just 200 metres from the beach in Sal Rei. It offers a fitness room, an onsite souvenir shop and a range of excursions... view more
CVE 5990
Hotel Hotel Boa VistaHotel Boa Vista
Sal Rei
Located in the centre of Sal Rei, this air-conditioned hotel is 200 metres from the beach. A minibar and a TV are provided in the guest rooms, and it has a 24-hour reception. Each brightly decorated room includes Wi-Fi access, a fan and a safe... view more
CVE 5450
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Cape Verde Olympic Games

SummerParticipation : 6Gold medalSilver medalBronze medalTotal
Medal 0000
TotalParticipation : 6Gold medalSilver medalBronze medalTotal
Medal 0000
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