Cape Verde Population 2022


Cape Verde map
  • The current population of Cape Verde is estimated at 541,935 people as of June, 2022, according to the latest population growth rate and projections.
  • Population of Cape Verde represent 0.01% of the total world population.
  • The population density of Cape Verde is 124 inhabitants per km2.
  • Cape Verde is located in the Atlantic Ocean off the northwestern coast of Africa.
  • Cape Verde ranks number 172 in the list of countries ordered by population.
  • The latitudinal point of Cape Verde is 15.6143° N. The longitudinal coordinate of the country is -23.2630° W.
  • The median age in Cape Verde is 27.6 years.
  • Minimum Wages in Cape Verde remained unchanged at 13000 CVE per month (around 125 USD per month) in 2022.
  • The countries that Cape Verde shares its land boundary with are not existent. (it has just maritime borders with: Guinea-Bissau, Mauritania, Gambia and Senegal).

Cape Verde

Official name Republic of Cabo Verde
Location the Atlantic Ocean off the northwestern coast of Africa
Capital Praia
Population 541,935 (as of June, 2022)
Population density 124/km2
Area 4,033 km2 (1,557.15 sq mi)
Official language Portuguese
Currency Cape Verdean escudo (CVE)
Life expectancy 73.30 years
Internet TLD .cv
Call code +238

Cities in Cape Verde ordered by Population

The list offered below features the biggest cities of Cape Verde. Besides, in the table you will find information regarding the population size in these cities. Cities are ordered by population (largest to smallest).

Cape Verde

# City Population 2022
1 Praia 132,251
2 Mindelo 70,939
3 Espargos 17,247
4 Assomada 12,436
5 Pedra Badejo 9,994
6 Porto Novo 9,463
7 São Filipe 8,258
8 Tarrafal 6,731
9 Santa Maria 6,349
10 Sal Rei 5,827
11 Mosteiros 4,182
12 Tarrafal de São Nicolau 3,783
13 Calheta de São Miguel 3,207
14 Porto Inglês 2,998
15 São Domingos 2,861
16 Ribeira Grande 2,591
17 Ponta do Sol 2,173
18 Ribeira Brava 1,952
19 Nova Sintra 1,553
20 Pombas 1,314
21 Cova Figueira 1,250
22 Cidade Velha 1,227