Cape Verde  

Cape Verde, is a country located at Western Africa, it has an area of 4,030 Km2, so it is one of the smallest countries in the world.

Cape Verde, with a population of 543,767 people, it is one of the least populous country in the world 135 people per km2.

The capital is Praia and its currency is Cape Verdean escudos

Cape Verde is holding the 172 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2018 was 2,085 millions of euros2,463 millions of dollars, ( 124.5% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is 3,835€ euros per inhabitant4,529$ dollars per inhabitant.

In terms of the human development index (HDI) of Cape Verde, which is the index used by the United Nations to measure the progress of a country, was 0.654 points in 2017, leaving it in 125th place in the table of 189 countries published.

If the reason to visit Cape Verde are business, you must know it's in the 131th of the Doing Business ranking , which provides objective measures of business regulations for local firms.

In the tables at the bottom of the page, you can see more information about the economy and demography of Cape Verde, if you want to see information about other countries click here

Cape Verde Economy
Annual GDP [+]20181,676M.€
Annual GDP [+]20181,979M.$
GDP per capita [+]20183,082€
GDP per capita [+]20183,639$
Debt [+]20182,085
Debt [+]20182,463
Debt (%GDP) [+]2018124.50%
Debt Per Capita [+]20183,835€
Debt Per Capita [+]20184,529$
Deficit (M.€) [+]2018-47
Deficit (M.$) [+]2018-56
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2018-2.82%
Expenditure (M.€) [+]2018519.8
Expenditure (M.$) [+]2018613.8
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]201781.2
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]201791.7
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201716.41%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]201748.8
Gov. Health Exp.(M.$) [+]201755.2
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]20179.86%
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]20189.3
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]201811.0
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20181.76%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201831.03%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2018956€
Expenditure Per Capita [+]20181,129$
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2017149€
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2017168$
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201789€
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2017101$
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]201817€
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]201820$
S&P Rating [+]12/13/2013B
Fitch Rating [+]04/17/2020B-
Corruption Index [+]201857
Competitiveness Ranking [+]2019112º
Fragile States Index [+]201868.0
Innovation Ranking [+]2015103º
Doing Business [+]2019131º
Annual arrivals [+]2018710,000
Exports [+]201955.1 M.€
Exports [+]201961.7 M.$
Exports % GDP [+]20183.82%
Imports [+]2019710.7 M.€
Imports [+]2019795.6 M.$
Imports % GDP [+]201841.25%
Trade balance [+]2019-655.6 M.€
Trade balance [+]2019-733.9 M.$
Trade balance % GDP [+]2018-37.43%
Density [+]2018135
Remittance received (M.$) [+]2017221.8
% Immigrant [+]20192.88%
% Emigrant [+]201934.27%
Birth Rate [+]201819.49‰
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]201730.8
Crude death rate [+]20185.63‰
Fertility Rate [+]20182.27
Population [+]2018543,767
Immigrant stock [+]201915,664
Emigrant stock [+]2019186,372
HDI [+]20170.654
Gender Gap Ranking [+]201872º
Life expectancy [+]201872.78
Suicides [+]201544
Suicide rate [+]20158.32
Number of homicides [+]201662
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]201611.50
Energy and Environment
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20181.87
Consumption GWh [+]2018455
Generation GWh [+]2018489
COVID-19 - Recovered [+]11/25/20209,900
COVID-19 - Deaths [+]11/25/2020104
COVID-19 - Deaths per million population [+]11/25/2020191.26
COVID-19 - Confirmed [+]11/25/202010,526