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    Cape Verde People - 1991
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    SOURCE: 1991 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK

      Population: 386,501 (July 1991), growth rate 3.0% (1991)

      Birth rate: 48 births/1,000 population (1991)

      Death rate: 10 deaths/1,000 population (1991)

      Net migration rate: - 8 migrants/1,000 population (1991)

      Infant mortality rate: 63 deaths/1,000 live births (1991)

      Life expectancy at birth: 60 years male, 63 years female (1991)

      Total fertility rate: 6.6 children born/woman (1991)

      Nationality: noun--Cape Verdean(s); adjective--Cape Verdean

      Ethnic divisions: Creole (mulatto) about 71%, African 28%, European 1%

      Religion: Roman Catholicism fused with indigenous beliefs

      Language: Portuguese and Crioulo, a blend of Portuguese and West African words

      Literacy: 66% (male NA%, female NA%) age 15 and over can read and write (1989 est.)

      Labor force: 102,000 (1985 est.); agriculture (mostly subsistence) 57%, services 29%, industry 14% (1981); 51% of population of working age (1985)

      Organized labor: Trade Unions of Cape Verde Unity Center (UNTC-CS)

      NOTE: The information regarding Cape Verde on this page is re-published from the 1991 World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of Cape Verde People 1991 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Cape Verde People 1991 should be addressed to the CIA.

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