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Sao Tome and Principe

  • President:Evaristo do Espírito Santo Carvalho
  • Prime Minister:Jorge Bom Jesus
  • Capital city:São Tomé
  • Languages:Portuguese 98.4% (official), Forro 36.2%, Cabo Verdian 8.5%, French 6.8%, Angolar 6.6%, English 4.9%, Lunguie 1%, other (including sign language) 2.4% note: shares sum to more than 100% because some respondents gave more than one answer on the census (2012 est.)
  • National statistics office
  • Total Population (millions):0.3 (2019)
  • Urban Population (millions):0.2 (2019)
  • Population Density (per Km²):256.4 (2019)
  • Sex Ratio (per 100 female):118.1 (2019)
  • Labor Force Participation Rate (%):70.8 (2018)
  • Human Develoment Index:70.2 (2017)
  • Healthy life expectancy:72.2 (2016)
  • Population Living Below $ 1.90 a Day (% of Population):66.6 (2013)

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