Guinea Bissau


Currency

The official currency of Guinea Bissau is West African CFA franc (code: XOF).

Capital

Bissau

Location

Guinea Bissau is located in Africa.


Guinea Bissau Location

Population

Estimated population (2010): 1,515,000

Estimated population (2000): 1,241,000

Estimated population (1950): 518,000

Flag


Guinea Bissau Flag

Economy

Guinea Bissau is one of the world's least developed countries and is among the 10 poorest countries in the world. The economy of Guinea Bissau depends mainly on agriculture and fishing.
Main exports of Guinea Bissau are: fish, shrimp, cashew nuts, palm kernels, peanuts, cassava, rice, corn, beans, cotton, and lumber.