.cv is the country code top-level domain (ccTLD) for Cape Verde.
Background Information :
2008 estimate 499,769 (165th) - 2008 census 426,998 - Density 126/km2 (79th) 326/sq mi
(PPP) 2007 estimate - Total $1.616 billion - Per capita $3,270
CÈóntico da Liberdade
Total 4,033 km2 (172nd) 1,557 sq mi - Water (%) negligible
International Dialling Code
Cape Verdean escudo (CVE)
Republic - President Pedro Pires - Prime Minister JosÈ¨ Maria Neves
Portuguese Recognised regional languages Cape Verdean Creole
CVT (UTC-1) - Summer (DST) not observed (UTC-1). The Republic of Cape Verde (Portuguese: Cabo Verde, ), is a republic located on an archipelago in the Macaronesia ecoregion of the North Atlantic Ocean, off the western coast of Africa. The previously uninhabited islands were discovered and colonized by the Portuguese in the fifteenth century (though there may have been earlier discoveries), and attained independence in 1975.
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