Flag of Guinea Bissau
Guinea Bissau



General Information
Surface area36 120  km2
CapitalBissau
UN StatusUN member since 17 September 1974
CurrencyCFA Franc BCEAO
Currency codeXOF
Internet top-level domain (TLD)GW
National Statistical Office National Statistical Office of Guinea Bissau



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Land use in Guinea Bissau

   Total area 201436 120 km2
   Density of population 201144.2 persons per km2 map
   Total area per 1000 population 201122.6 km2 per 1000 population map
Land area 201428 120 km2
   Land area per 1000 population 201117.6 km2 per 1000 population map
   Land area (percentage of total area) 201477.9 % of total area map
Water surface 20148 000 km2
   Water surface per 1000 population 20115.0 km2 per 1000 population map
   Water surface (percentage of total area) 201422.1 % of total area map
Agricultural land 200716 300 km2
   Agricultural land per 1000 population 200710.2 km2 per 1000 population map
   Agricultural land (percentage of total area) 200745.1 % of total area map
   Agricultural land (percentage of land area) 200758.0 % of land area map
Arable land 20073 000 km2
   Arable land per 1000 population 20071.9 km2 per 1000 population map
   Arable land (percentage of total area) 20078.3 % of total area map
   Arable land (percentage of land area) 200710.7 % of land area map
   Arable land (percentage of agricultural land) 200718.4 % of agricultural area map
Permanent crops 20072 500 km2
   Permanent crops per 1000 population 20071.6 km2 per 1000 population map
   Permanent crops (percentage of total area) 20076.9 % of total area map
   Permanent crops (percentage of land area) 20078.9 % of land area map
   Permanent crops (percentage of agricultural land) 200715.3 % of agricultural area map
Permanent meadows and pastures 200710 800 km2
   Permanent meadows and pastures per 1000 population 20076.8 km2 per 1000 population map
   Permanent meadows and pastures (percentage of total area) 200729.9 % of total area map
   Permanent meadows and pastures (percentage of land area) 200738.4 % of land area map
   Permanent meadows and pastures (percentage of agricultural land) 200766.3 % of agricultural area map
Forest area 200720 523 km2
   Forest area per 1000 population 200712.9 km2 per 1000 population map
   Forest area (percentage of total area) 200756.8 % of total area map
   Forest area (percentage of land area) 200773.0 % of land area map
Other land 2007-8 703 km2
   Other land per 1000 population 2007-5.5 km2 per 1000 population map
   Other land (percentage of total area) 2007-24.1 % of total area map
   Other land (percentage of land area) 2007-30.9 % of land area map
See also:
 Land use of Africa
 Land use of the world