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🇬🇼 Guinea-Bissau

Country located in Western Africa

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Comprehensive data for Guinea-Bissau
Country NameGuinea-Bissau
Country Name (Local)Guiné-Bissau
Country Flag🇬🇼
Country Area36125 km2
Country Code (ISO 3166-1)GW
RegionWestern Africa
Capital NameBissau
Capital Latitude11.86357
Capital Longitude-15.59767
Postal Code Format####
Postal Code Regex^(\d{4})$


The currency used for the locale code is West African Franc.

Currency information for Guinea-Bissau and locale
Currency NameWest African Franc
Currency Name (Local)West African CFA franc
Currency CodeXOF
Currency SymbolFr
Currency Numeric952
Currency Subunit Value0
Currency Subunit Name

Languages Spoken


Guinea-Bissau has one timezone with UTC offset UTC.



Guinea-Bissau shares borders with 2 countries and it's not landlocked.

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What country is 🇬🇼?

People often ask which country uses 🇬🇼 emoji flag. The answer is Guinea-Bissau.Guinea-Bissau is located in Western Africa continent. The country area is 36125 km2, and the capital city is Bissau (11.86357, -15.59767). Some of the neighboring countries are Guinea, Senegal, and the country is not landlocked. Some of the timezones in Guinea-Bissau are UTC. The currency used in Guinea-Bissau is West African CFA franc (XOF). People in Guinea-Bissau speak mostly Portuguese. Guinea-Bissau is part of the Western Africa region.