Flag of Guinea-Bissau

Flag of Guinea-Bissau

Facts

  • Population » 1.6 million
  • Languages » Portuguese, Crioulo – a form of Portuguese, African languages
  • Religions » Indigenous beliefs, Islam, Christianity
  • Life expectancy » 47 years (men), 50 years (women)
  • Currency » CFA (Communaute Financiere Africaine) franc

Geography

  • Area » 36,125 sq km (13,948 sq miles)
Map of Guinea-Bissau

Map of Guinea-Bissau (Source » France)

Maps

Safety and Security

  • The capital city Bissau was declared mine-free in 2006, however unexploded landmines continue to present a hazard in many other parts of Guinea-Bissau.

Government Travel Advice

* Oddly, non found for Australia (March 2021)

Media

Resources

This page was last updated on 2021.03.16 by Robert Vinet