Population of Cabo Verde 2021

Population of Cabo Verde 2021

Cape Verde or Cabo Verde, officially the Republic of Cabo Verde, is an archipelago and island country in the central Atlantic Ocean, consisting of ten volcanic islands. As per the World Population Prospects, 2019 by the United Nations, the population of  Cabo Verde  in 2020 is 555,988 (556 thousand)

Source: World Population Prospects 2019

Cabo Verde Population 2021

Cabo Verde has a population growth rate during 2020-2021 of 1.10%. Its estimated population in 2021 is  561,901. The total Land Area of Cabo Verde is 4,033 sq. km (1,557 sq. mi) & the Population Density of Cabo Verde is 124 people/sq. km.

Population of  Cabo Verde in 2021  – 562 thousand or 5.62 lakhs (Approx)
Cabo Verde2020 Population
Total Population555,988 (556 thousand or 5.56 lakhs)
Global Rank172
Share of World Pop.
Land Area 4033 sq.km (1,557 sq. mi)
Area Rank166
Pop. Density124 people/sq. km
Capital CityPraia

Source: World Population Prospects 2019

Cabo Verde Demographics
Fertility Rate* 2.29
Infant mortality rate ** 14.2
Median Age  27.6 Years
Life Expectancy 73.58 years
Urban Population 68%

*Fertility rate, average number of children born to women during their reproductive years.

**Infant mortality rate is the number of deaths per 1,000 live births of children under one year of age.

Religion in Cabo Verde

Religion in Cape Verde

  • Catholic Church – 78.7%
  • Other Christian – 10.4%
  • Other or non-religious – 10.9%

Source: Wikipedia

Top Cities in Cabo Verde by Population


1Praia127 832
2Mindelo70 468
3Santa Maria23 839


Assomada12 026


Porto Novo9 430
6Pedra Badejo9 345
7São Filipe8 125
8Tarrafal6 177
9Sal Rei5 407
10Ribeira Grande4 625