Equatorial Guinea became an independent state in 1968, after gaining its sovereignty from Spain. The population of Equatorial Guinea is 685,991 (2012) and the nation has a density of 24 people per square kilometer.
The currency of Equatorial Guinea is the CFA Franc BEAC (XAF). As well, the people of Equatorial Guinea are refered to as Equatorial Guinean/Equatoguinean.
The dialing code for the country is 240 and the top level internet domain for Equatorial Guinean/Equatoguinean sites is .gq.
To learn more, visit our detailed Equatorial Guinea section.
|Density||24.5 / km2 ( 63.3 / mi2 )|
|Languages||Spanish, French, Portuguese|
|Capital||Malabo (Bioko Norte)|
|Currency||CFA Franc BEAC|
|GDP||14,308,094,225 (2014 data)|
|GDP per Capita||20,858 (2014 data)|
|Land Area||28,051 km2 (10,831 mi2)|
|Neighbouring Countries||Gabon, Cameroon|
What is the capital of Equatorial Guinea?
Malabo is the capital city of Equatorial Guinea. It has a population of 155,963, and is located on a latitue of 3.75 and longitude of 8.78.
Malabo is also the political center of Equatorial Guinea, which is considered a Republic, and home to its Executive head of state.
Quick Facts About Malabo, the Capital Of Equatorial Guinea
|Elevation||40 meters over sea level|
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