Guinea-Bissau Guinea-Bissau: 5,741 statistics available

General Information

In the first part you can find a summary of the most important information. Detailled statistics can be found in the second part: Statistics by category
Guinea-Bissau is a country in West Africa.
Guinea-Bissau has 1,79 million people. With 4,96 births per women Guinea-Bissau has a high fertility rate in the international comparison. According to the current population prospects of the United Nations the population of Guinea-Bissau in the year 2050 will rise to 3,50 million and in the year 2100 to 5,63 million. The life expectency in Guinea-Bissau is 54,2 years.

Guinea-Bissau has an area of 36.130 sq. km and ranks 135th among all countries in the world. With a population density of 49,5 people per sq. km Guinea-Bissau ranks number 148 among all countries in the world. By 2050 the population density will rise to 97,0 people per sq. km und and by 2100 will rise to 155,8 people per sq. km. The borderline with its neighboring countries totals 724 km. In addition, it has a coastline (length between land and sea including islands) of 350 km.

The gross domestic product in the year 2014 was 1,02 billion US $ and ranks 194th among the world economies. The gross domestic product per capita totals 586 US $ and is therefore in the lower ranks in the international comparison. Die unemployment rate in the year 2013 amounts to 7,1 %.
Country Status Independent State
UN member since 1974
ISO country code GW
Internet Domain .gw
License plate GUB
Source of country borders: Geo Commons
License: Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License

Statistics by category for Guinea-Bissau

All datasets for Guinea-Bissau by categories. For each category the number of data sets is displayed in brackets.
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Population and Health (164)
Population, total
Population growth rate (%)
Birth rate, per 1000 people
Energy and Environment (82)
CO2 emissions per capita (metric tons)
Natural gas, consumption (cu. meters)
CO2 emissions (kt)
Economy (4,746)
Gross domestic product in exchange rates (US $)
Gross domestic product real growth rate (%)
Inflation, consumer prices (annual %)
Education and Science (395)
Literacy rate, ages 15 and above, total (%)
High-tech exports (% of manufactured exports)
Education expenditure, public (% of GDP)
Geography and Agriculture (330)
Area (sq. km)
National borders (km)
Coastline (km)
Transport and Communication (24)
Internet users
Internet users, per 100 people
Mobile phones