CABO VERDE

Basic Information

Motto Unidade, Trabalho, Progresso
Anthem  

Cântico da Liberdade

Capital Praia
Largest city Prai
Official languages Portuguese
President Jorge Carlos Fonseca
Independence Date July 5, 1975
Total Area 4,033 km²
Population (2015) 520 502
Density 126 habitants/km²
Currency Cape Verdean Escudo (CVE)
Time zone CVT (UTC-1)
Internet TLD .cv
Calling code +238