São Tomé and Príncipe

Full Name Democratic Republic of São Tomé and Príncipe
Capital São Tomé
Form of Government Democratic Semi-Presidential Republic
Date of Independence 12 July, 1975
Date of Entry into the UN
Total Area 964 km2 (183rd)
372 sq mi
Total Population (2005 estimate) 157,000 (188th)
Time Zone UTC (UTC+0)
Currency Dobra
GDP (nominal, 2007 estimate) $145 million
GDP Per Capita $922
Human Development Index .654
Languages Portuguese, Forro, Angolar, Principense
Etnic Groups Mestiços, Angolares, Forros, Serviçais, Tongas, Europeans
Religions Large majority Christianity, small minority Islam
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