Cape Verde


Currency

The official currency of Cape Verde is Escudo.

Capital

Praia

Location

Cape Verde is located in Africa.


Cape Verde Location

Population

Estimated population (2010): 496,000

Estimated population (2000): 437,000

Estimated population (1950): 178,000

Flag


Cape Verde Flag

Economy

Cape Verde is a small African country that has an under developed economy. The economy in Cape Verde is primarily based on service industry. Cape Verde's economy has been steadily growing and is the second African country after Botswana that is officially considered a country of average development.