Cabo Verde became an independent state in 1975, after gaining its sovereignty from Portugal. The population of Cabo Verde is 523,568 (2012) and the nation has a density of 130 people per square kilometer.
The currency of Cabo Verde is the Cape Verde Escudo (CVE). As well, the people of Cabo Verde are refered to as Cape Verdean.
The dialing code for the country is 238 and the top level internet domain for Cape Verdean sites is .cv.
Cabo Verde does not share land borders with any countries.
To learn more, visit our detailed Cape Verde section.
|Density||129.8 / km2 ( 336.2 / mi2 )|
|Currency||Cape Verde Escudo|
|GDP||1,871,187,334 (2014 data)|
|GDP per Capita||3,574 (2014 data)|
|Land Area||4,033 km2 (1,557 mi2)|
What is the capital of Cabo Verde?
Praia is the capital city of Cabo Verde. It has a population of 113,364, and is located on a latitue of 14.93 and longitude of -23.51.
Quick Facts About Praia, the Capital Of Cabo Verde
|Elevation||18 meters over sea level|
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