Point Information
Country Name Republic of Guinea-Bissau
Short Name Guinea-Bissau
Capital Bissau
Largest city Bissau
Official languages Portuguese
National Languages English, Arabic, Balanta, Hassaniya Arabic, Jola-Fonyi, Mandinka, Mandjak, Mankanya, Noon, Pulaar, Serer, Soninke
Religion Predominantly Christianity (~62%), Islam (~38%)
Demonym(s) Bissau-Guinean
Government Unitary semi-presidential republic
President Umaro Sissoco Embaló
Vice President Prime Minister – Nuno Gomes Nabiam
House Speaker Cipriano Cassamá
Chief Justice Ruth Monteiro
Total Area 36,125 km2 (13,948 sq mi) (134th)
Water (%) 22.4
Total Land Area (%) 28,033 km2
Population 1,874,303 (2018 estimate)
GDP (PPP) $3.391 billion (2018 estimate)
GDP (Nominal) $1.480 billion (2018 estimate)
Currency West African CFA franc (XOF)
Time zone UTC (GMT)
Date format dd/mm/yyyy
Mains Electricity 220 V – 50 Hz
Driving side Right
Calling code +245
ISO 3166 code GW
Internet TLD .gw
Political Parties ·         Democratic Convergence Party (Guinea-Bissau)

·         Democratic Party of Progress

·         Democratic Social Front

Independence Day Declared  24 September 1973

Recognized  10 September 1974

Tallest Building Hotel Ceiba

Hospital Nacional Simão Mendes

Guinea-Bissau National Ethnographic Museum

Richest Persons Carlos Gomes Junior
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