The islands are composed of an extinct volcanic mountain range that also encompasses the island of Bioko in the north and Mount Cameroon in the west.
Rivers flow from the mountains, and meander through forests on their way to the sea.
The highest point of the country is Pico Sao Tome which rises 6,640 ft (2,024 m); the lowest point is the Atlantic Ocean (0 m).
Sao Tome and Principe's Information
|Land Area||964 km2|
|Total Area||964km2 (#170)|
|Government Type||Semi-presidential Republic|
|GDP (PPP)||$694.00 Million|
|GDP Per Capita||$3,300|
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