Country information of Guinea-Bissau

Guinea-Bissau
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Capital
Bissau

Geography Guinea-Bissau

Continent:
Africa
Country:
Guinea-Bissau
Size:
36.125 km²
Coordinates:
12 00 Nord, 15 00 West
Height:
Lowest point : Atlantic Ocean 0 m
Highest point : unnamed location in the northeast corner of the country 300 m
Location:
Western Africa, bordering the North Atlantic Ocean, between Guinea and Senegal

Population Guinea-Bissau

Population count:
1.388.363
Languages:
Portuguese (official), Crioulo, African languages

Economy Guinea-Bissau

Currency:
Communaute Financiere Africaine franc (XOF); note - responsible authority is the Central Bank of the West African States; previously the Guinea-Bissau peso (GWP) was used
Currency symbol:
XOF; GWP

Miscellaneous Guinea-Bissau

Car registration plate:
GUB
Internet sign / top-level domain:
.gw

Flags of Guinea-Bissau

National flag