Cape Verde Population 2023

Cape Verde population 2023

  • Location: Cabo Verde, also known as Cape Verde, is a small island nation located off the northwest coast of Africa.
  • Current Population: As of 2021, the estimated population of Cabo Verde is 555,987 people.
  • Population Density: The population density of Cabo Verde is approximately 141 people per square kilometer.
  • Demographics: The majority of the population in Cabo Verde is of mixed African and Portuguese descent. There are also significant communities of people of other African and European descent.
  • Urbanization: The majority of the population in Cabo Verde lives in urban areas, particularly on the islands of Santiago and Sal.
  • Growth Rate: The population of Cabo Verde has been growing at a steady rate in recent years, with an average annual growth rate of 1.1% between 2015 and 2020.
  • Life Expectancy: The life expectancy in Cabo Verde is 75 years, which is higher than the average life expectancy in many African countries.
  • Economy: Cabo Verde has a developing economy, with the service sector being the largest contributor to its gross domestic product (GDP). The country has also been working to develop its tourism industry in recent years, which has the potential to further boost its economy.
  • Challenges: Despite its positive growth, Cabo Verde faces several challenges in terms of population, including high levels of emigration, particularly among young people, and limited access to healthcare and other services in rural areas.
  • Conclusion: Cabo Verde is a small but growing island nation with a rich cultural heritage and a developing economy. Despite some challenges, the population is expected to continue growing in the coming years.

Population of Cabo Verde (2020 And It’s historical)

Year Population Yearly %
Change
Yearly
Change
Migrants (net) Median Age Fertility Rate Density (P/Km²) Urban
Pop %
Urban Population Country’s Share of
World Pop
World Population Cabo Verde
Global Rank
2020 555,987 1.10 % 6,052 -1,342 27.6 2.29 138 68.0 % 378,148 0.01 % 7,794,798,739 172
2019 549,935 1.13 % 6,168 -1,342 25.6 2.45 136 67.4 % 370,923 0.01 % 7,713,468,100 172
2018 543,767 1.17 % 6,269 -1,342 25.6 2.45 135 66.9 % 363,715 0.01 % 7,631,091,040 172
2017 537,498 1.20 % 6,352 -1,342 25.6 2.45 133 66.3 % 356,580 0.01 % 7,547,858,925 172
2016 531,146 1.22 % 6,403 -1,342 25.6 2.45 132 65.8 % 349,550 0.01 % 7,464,022,049 172
2015 524,743 1.27 % 6,418 -1,606 25.1 2.50 130 65.3 % 342,663 0.01 % 7,379,797,139 172
2010 492,654 1.25 % 5,924 -2,268 22.6 2.71 122 63.0 % 310,577 0.01 % 6,956,823,603 171
2005 463,032 1.58 % 6,969 -1,972 19.8 3.23 115 59.1 % 273,774 0.01 % 6,541,907,027 170
2000 428,188 2.08 % 8,381 -1,088 18.0 3.94 106 54.3 % 232,485 0.01 % 6,143,493,823 169
1995 386,284 2.71 % 9,667 -1,275 17.1 5.05 96 49.1 % 189,769 0.01 % 5,744,212,979 170
1990 337,950 1.63 % 5,254 -5,551 16.8 5.63 84 44.6 % 150,839 0.01 % 5,327,231,061 173
1985 311,678 1.89 % 5,566 -4,063 16.9 6.10 77 31.8 % 99,247 0.01 % 4,870,921,740 172
1980 283,847 0.99 % 2,720 -5,596 16.0 6.62 70 23.8 % 67,417 0.01 % 4,458,003,514 170
1975 270,247 0.12 % 324 -6,981 15.8 6.86 67 21.6 % 58,349 0.01 % 4,079,480,606 167
1970 268,627 3.12 % 7,642 853 15.7 6.97 67 19.7 % 52,849 0.01 % 3,700,437,046 167
1965 230,418 2.69 % 5,731 -233 16.8 6.97 57 18.2 % 41,826 0.01 % 3,339,583,597 167
1960 201,765 0.46 % 914 -4,555 20.5 6.76 50 16.7 % 33,743 0.01 % 3,034,949,748 168
1955 197,195 2.06 % 3,826 -1,185 21.7 6.57 49 15.4 % 30,400 0.01 % 2,773,019,936 167

Source: Estimation of Cabo Verde’s population is from the United Nations, Department of Economic and Social Affairs, Population Division. ( World Population Prospects: The 2019 Revision).

Cabo Verde Population Future Forecast

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Year Population Yearly %
Change
Yearly
Change
Migrants (net) Median Age Fertility Rate Density (P/Km²) Urban
Pop %
Urban Population Country’s Share of
World Pop
World Population Cabo Verde
Global Rank
2020 555,987 1.16 % 6,249 -1,342 27.6 2.29 138 68.0 % 378,148 0.01 % 7,794,798,739 172
2025 584,320 1.00 % 5,667 -1,244 30.2 2.29 145 70.9 % 414,288 0.01 % 8,184,437,460 172
2030 610,057 0.87 % 5,147 -933 32.3 2.29 151 73.8 % 449,958 0.01 % 8,548,487,400 172
2035 632,890 0.74 % 4,567 -700 34.2 2.29 157 76.4 % 483,813 0.01 % 8,887,524,213 171
2040 652,379 0.61 % 3,898 -525 35.9 2.29 162 78.9 % 514,953 0.01 % 9,198,847,240 171
2045 668,007 0.47 % 3,126 -393 37.4 2.29 166 81.3 % 543,170 0.01 % 9,481,803,274 171
2050 679,394 0.34 % 2,277   38.9 2.29 169 83.7 % 568,705 0.01 % 9,735,033,990 171

Source: Estimation of Cabo Verde’s population is from the United Nations, Department of Economic and Social Affairs, Population Division. ( World Population Prospects: The 2019 Revision).

Cape Verde Demographics

LIFE EXPECTANCY INFANT MORTALITY DEATHS UNDER AGE 5

73.58 years

(life expectancy at birth, both sexes)

14.2

(infant deaths per 1,000 live births)

17.2

(per 1,000 live births)

Main Cities by Population in Cape Verde

(includes boroughs, districts, urban agglomerations, etc.)

# CITY NAME POPULATION
1 Praia 113,364
2 Mindelo 70,611
3 Santa Maria 17,231
4 Cova Figueira 15,350

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