People [1]

People

Population 543,767 (2018)
Population Growth Rate 1.16 annual % (2018)
Age Dependency Ratio 50.121 % of working-age population (2018)
Urban Population 65.732 % of total (2018)
Infant Mortality Rate 16.7 per 1,000 live births (2018)
Life Expectancy at Birth 72.782 years (2018)

Age Distribution - % of Total Population (2018)

Energy [2]

Electricity

Ranking
Production 0.448 billion kWh (2017) #159
Consumption 0.417 billion kWh (2017) #162
Exports 0 billion kWh (2017) #98
Imports 0 billion kWh (2017) #112
Renewable Electricity Generation 0.083 billion kWh (2017) #149

Oil

Ranking
Production 0 thousand bbl/day (2018) #125
Consumption 5.675 thousand bbl/day (2017) #161
Exports (Refined) [3] 0 thousand bbl/day (2013) #87
Proved Reserves (Crude) 0 billion bbl (2019) #98

Natural Gas

Ranking
Production (Gross) 0 billion cu ft (2015) #97
Consumption (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2017) #115
Exports (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2017) #56
Imports (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2017) #79
Proved Reserves 0 trillion cu ft (2019) #99

Other [3]

Technology

Airports 9 (2013)
Cellular Telephones 610,328 (2018 est.)
Highways 1,350 km (2013)
Internet Users 266,562 (2016 est.)
Telephones 62,680 (2018 est.)

Geography & Environment

LocationWestern Africa, group of islands in the North Atlantic Ocean, west of Senegal
Total Area4,033 sq. km
Land Area4,033 sq. km
Water Area0 sq. km
Coastline965 km
Climatetemperate; warm, dry summer; precipitation meager and very erratic
Terrainsteep, rugged, rocky, volcanic
Lowest PointAtlantic Ocean 0 m
Highest Point Mt. Fogo 2,829 m (a volcano on Fogo Island)

Sources

  1. The World Bank Date Accessed: 9/6/2019
  2. U.S. Energy Information Administration
  3. CIA World Factbook Date Accessed: 5/9/2020