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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 531,000 people, it is one of the least populous country in the world 132 people per km2.

The capital is Praia and its currency is Cape Verdean escudos

Cape Verde is holding the 175 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2016 was 1,919 millions of euros2,124 millions of dollars, ( 129.49% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is 3,614€ euros per inhabitant4,000$ 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 0.648 points in 2015, leaving it in 122th place in the table of 188 countries published.

If the reason to visit Cape Verde are business, you must know it's in the 127th 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
Comptes nationaux - Government
Annual GDP [+]20161,482M.€
Annual GDP [+]20161,640M.$
GDP per capita [+]20162,790€
GDP per capita [+]20163,086$
Debt [+]20161,919
Debt [+]20162,124
Debt (%GDP) [+]2016129.49%
Debt Per Capita [+]20163,614€
Debt Per Capita [+]20164,000$
Deficit (M.€) [+]2016-46
Deficit (M.$) [+]2016-51
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2016-3.08%
Expenditure (M.€) [+]2016445.7
Expenditure (M.$) [+]2016493.4
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]201369.6
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]201392.4
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201314.98%
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]201411.73%
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]20169.3
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]201610.3
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20122.50%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201630.08%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2016839€
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2016929$
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2013136€
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2013180$
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201496€
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2014128$
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]201618€
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]201619$
S&P Rating [+]12/13/2013B
Fitch Rating [+]01/19/2018B
Corruption Index [+]201755
Competitiveness Ranking [+]2017110º
Fragile States Index [+]201573.5
Innovation Ranking [+]2015103º
Business
Doing Business [+]2018127º
Trade
Exports [+]201757.4 M.€
Exports [+]201764.8 M.$
Exports % GDP [+]20163.64%
Imports [+]2017654.8 M.€
Imports [+]2017739.7 M.$
Imports % GDP [+]201640.61%
Trade balance [+]2017-597.5 M.€
Trade balance [+]2017-675.0 M.$
Trade balance % GDP [+]2016-36.96%
Socio-Demography
Density [+]2016132
Population [+]2016531,000
Immigrant stock [+]201715,295
Remittance received (M.$) [+]2016220.7
% Immigrant [+]20172.88%
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]201628.5
Emigrant stock [+]2017226,786
% Emigrant [+]201742.71%
HDI [+]20150.648
Gender Gap Ranking [+]201636º
Birth Rate [+]201620.90‰
Fertility Rate [+]20162.33
Crude death rate [+]20165.53‰
Life expectancy [+]201672.80
Number of homicides [+]201546
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20158.84
Energy and Environment
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20160.18