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

Guinea-Bissau Information

ISO 3166-1GW - GNB - 624
NATO country codePU - GNB
FIPS 10-4 codePU
Continent /
Guinea-Bissau CapitalBissau
Name of the inhabitantsGuinean
Guinea-Bissau National anthemEsta é a Nossa Pátria Bem Amada
Guinea-Bissau National Day24 September
Guinea-Bissau Currency West African CFA franc (XOF)
Guinea-Bissau 15 %
Guinea-Bissau Calling code+245
Guinea-Bissau Country domain code .gw
Guinea-Bissau Vehicle registration plateGUB
Traveling direction Right
Time zone UTC +0:00
International organizationUnited Nations
Organisation internationale de la Francophonie
Community of Portuguese Language Countries
Economic Community of West African States
African Union
West African Economic and Monetary Union
Community of Sahel-Saharan States
United Nations Economic Commission for Africa
Organisation for the Harmonization of Business Law in Africa
Group of 77

Guinea-Bissau Head of state

President of the RepublicJosé Mário Vaz (2014)
Prime ministerUmaro Sissoco Embaló (2016)

Guinea-Bissau Religion

  1. Other 50 %
  2. Islam 45 %
  3. Christianity 5 %

Guinea-Bissau Data

Area36,120 km² (13,946 sq mi)
Number of inhabitants1,731,000 inhabitants (2008) Chart
Population Density 47.9 /km² (124.1 /sq mi)
Length of coastline350 km
Perimeter1,074 km
Life expectancy48.6 Year (2010)
Average years of schooling 2.3 Year (2010)
Human Development Index 0.289 (2010)
Gross domestic product0 Billions US$ (2008) Chart
Annual change: 4.7 %
209 US$ per capita
Gross domestic product (PPP)1 Billions US$ (2008) Chart
846 US$ per capita
Inflation2.0 % (2008) Chart

Guinea-Bissau Natural resource

List of major natural resources classified by importance.
  1. Petroleum
  2. Bauxite
  3. Timber
  4. Fish
  5. Granite
  6. Clay
  7. Limestone
  8. Phosphate

Guinea-Bissau Agriculture

Listing of major crops and products starting with the most important.
  1. Corn
  2. Cotton
  3. Cassava (manioc)
  4. Fish
  5. Peanuts
  6. Rice
  7. Beans
  8. Timber
  9. Palm kernels
  10. Cashew nuts

Guinea-Bissau Border

  1. Guinea Guinea 386 km
  2. Senegal Senegal 338 km

Guinea-Bissau Map

Guinea-Bissau Climate (Capital)

  1. Tropical savanna climate 100 %

Guinea-Bissau Weather (Bissau)

Guinea-Bissau Electricity

Voltage220 V
Frequency50 Hz
Power plugPower plug : C
Power socketPower socket : C

Airport Guinea-Bissau

Guinea-Bissau Olympic Games

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