|The people of Cape Verde are a mixture of Creole, Africans, with a small number of Europeans. Most of people of Cape Verde are Roman Catholics.
Nationality: Noun and adjective--Cape Verdean(s).
Population (2001): 434,812.
Annual growth rate (2001): 2.9%.
Ethnic groups: Creole (mixed African and Portuguese), African, European.
Religions: Roman Catholic, Protestant.
Languages: Portuguese (official); Crioulo (national).
Education: Literacy (1999)--73.6%.
Health: Infant mortality rate (2001)--37/1,000. Life expectancy (2001)--69 yrs.