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Guinea-Bissau
(1,618 words)

A República da Guiné-Bissau (The Republic of Guinea-Bissau)

Demographics (United Nations)

Population

2,001,000

Area

36,000 sq. km (14,000 sq. mi)

Population density

55/sq. km (140/sq. mi)

Growth rate p.a.

2.47% (per 1,000: births 33, deaths 9)

Under 15 years

41%

Urban dwellers

44% (3.22% p.a.)

Capital city

Bissau 600,000

Languages & peoples (World Christian Database)

Mother tongues

25% Balanta-Kentohe, 19% Fulah, 13% Mandingo, 11…

Cite this page
“Guinea-Bissau”, in: World Christian Encyclopedia Online, Todd M. Johnson, Gina A. Zurlo. Consulted online on 30 July 2021 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2666-6855_WCEO_COM_02GNB>
First published online: 2020



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