People [1]

People

Population 555,988 (2020)
Population Growth Rate 1.094 annual % (2020)
Age Dependency Ratio 48.959 % of working-age population (2020)
Urban Population 66.652 % of total (2020)
Infant Mortality Rate 12.8 per 1,000 live births (2019)
Life Expectancy at Birth 72.981 years (2019)

Age Distribution - % of Total Population (2020)

Energy [2]

Electricity

Ranking
Production 0.489 billion kWh (2018) #161
Consumption 0.455 billion kWh (2018) #164
Exports 0 billion kWh (2019) #95
Imports 0 billion kWh (2019) #112
Renewable Electricity Generation 0.089 billion kWh (2019) #150

Oil

Ranking
Production 0 thousand bbl/day (2020) #121
Consumption 6.498 thousand bbl/day (2018) #162
Exports (Refined) [3] 0 thousand bbl/day (2013) #87
Proved Reserves (Crude) 0 billion bbl (2021) #99

Natural Gas

Ranking
Production (Gross) 0 billion cu ft (2015) #97
Consumption (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2020) #119
Exports (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2020) #57
Imports (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2020) #85
Proved Reserves 0 trillion cu ft (2021) #100

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: 10/3/2021
  2. U.S. Energy Information Administration
  3. CIA World Factbook Date Accessed: 5/9/2020