Cape Verde Population 2020 (Live)

556,003

Cape Verde's growth over the last few years has been fueled by tourism and a stable economy. Between 2011 and 2012 alone, tourism in the country grew 28%, which was more than the world's average of 4%. Cape Verde is expected to continue its steady growth for the next two decades.

The current population of Cape Verde is 556,003, based on projections of the latest United Nations data. The UN estimates the July 1, 2020 population at 555,987.

Cape Verde Growth Rate

Cape Verde Population 2020 (Live)

Name Population
Praia113,364
Mindelo70,611
Santa Maria17,231
Cova Figueira15,350
Santa Cruz9,488
Pedra Badejo9,343
Sao Filipe8,189
Assomada7,927
Tarrafal6,463
Espargos6,173

Cape Verde Population Density Map

Source:
Year Population Growth Rate Density (km²) Population Rank Density Rank
2020555,9871.10%137.9617286
2019549,9351.13%136.4617286
2018543,7671.17%134.9317288
2017537,4981.20%133.3717288
2016531,1461.22%131.8017288
2015524,7431.27%130.2117288
2010492,6541.25%122.2517189
2005463,0321.58%114.9017089
2000428,1882.08%106.2516996
1995386,2842.71%95.85170102
1990337,9501.63%83.86173108
1985311,6781.89%77.34172106
1980283,8470.99%70.43170109
1975270,2470.12%67.06167106
1970268,6273.12%66.66167100
1965230,4182.69%57.18168104
1960201,7650.46%50.07168104
1955197,1952.06%48.93167102
1950178,0650.00%44.18167100

Cape Verde Population by Year (Historical)

Year Population Growth Rate Density (km²) Population Rank Density Rank
2020555,9871.10%137.9617286
2025584,3201.00%144.9917286
2030610,0570.87%151.3817286
2035632,8900.74%157.0417185
2040652,3790.61%161.8817187
2045668,0070.47%165.7617187
2050679,3940.34%168.5817188
2055686,0680.20%170.2417092
2060688,1180.06%170.7517094
2065685,648-0.07%170.1417193
2070679,246-0.19%168.5517293
2075669,552-0.29%166.1417394
2080657,787-0.35%163.2217495
2085645,031-0.39%160.0617498
2090631,871-0.41%156.79174101
2095618,308-0.43%153.43175103

Cape Verde Population by Year (Projections)

Cape Verde Population Pyramid 2020

Cape Verde Population by Age

There are 363,887 adults in Cape Verde.

Cape Verde Population Pyramid

Cape Verde's growth over the last few years has been fueled by tourism and a stable economy. Between 2011 and 2012 alone, tourism in the country grew 28%, which was more than the world's average of 4%. Cape Verde is expected to continue its steady growth for the next two decades.

About Cape Verde

  1. National Statistical Institute
  2. National Statistical Institute
  3. UN World Population Prospects (2019 Revision) - United Nations population estimates and projections.

    <p>Total population: Estimated to be consistent with the 1950, 1960, 1970, 1980, 1990, 2000 and 2010 censuses, and with estimates of the subsequent trends in fertility, mortality and international migration. Official estimates through 2011 were also considered.</p>

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