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São Tomé and Príncipe

Official English Name: Democratic Republic of São Tomé and Príncipe

Official Local Name(s): República Democrática de São Tomé e Príncipe

Common English Name: São Tomé and Príncipe

Capital: São Tomé

REGION
Central Africa
NEIGHBORING COUNTRIES
None (Island)
NEIGHBORING BODIES OF WATER
Atlantic Ocean (Surrounded)
TOTAL AREA
964 km2 (100% land, website like this 0% water)
TOTAL LAND BOUNDARIES
0 km
TOTAL COASTLINE
209 km
CLIMATE
Tropical
TERRAIN
Volcanic
Mountainous
HIGHEST POINT
Pico de São Tomé (2, click 024 m)
LOWEST POINT
Sea Level
NATURAL RESOURCES
Fish
Hydropower
DEMONYM
São Toméan
LARGEST ETHNIC GROUPS
Mestico (89.2%)
Angolar (3.7%)
Cape Verdean (2.8%)
Fang (1.2%)
Principense (1.1%)
OFFICIAL LANGUAGE(S)
Portuguese
OTHER MAJOR LANGUAGE(S)
Forro
Cabo Verdian
French
Angolar
English
LARGEST RELIGIOUS GROUPS
Catholic (55.7%)
Adventist (4.1%)
Assembly of God (3.4%)
New Apostolic (2.9%)
Mana (2.3%)
POPULATION
197,541
LARGEST CITY
São Tomé (71,000)
GOVERNMENT TYPE
Republic
HEAD OF STATE
President Evaristo Carvalho
HEAD OF GOVERNMENT
Prime Minister Patrice Trovoada
ADMINISTRATIVE DIVISIONS
2 Provinces
INDEPENDENCE GAINED
12 July 1975 (from Portugal)
NATIONAL SYMBOL
Palm tree
NATIONAL ANTHEM
Independência total
GDP PER CAPITA
$3,200 (USD)
CURRENCY
Db (Dobra)
EXCHANGE RATE
$1 (USD) = 23,090Db
INTERNET COUNTRY CODE
.st
TELEPHONE COUNTRY CODE
+239

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https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/geos/tp.html (Majority of information)

https://joshuaproject.net/countries/TP (Ethnic data)

Wolfram|Alpha (Currency exchange data)

Information accurate to best of ability as of 28 November 2016