GuineaBissau

    Religious Affiliation
    Chart source: Pew-Templeton Global Religious Futures Project, 2010
    Total Population
    1,907,268 1
    Urban
    43.4% 1
    Rural
    56.6% 1
    Immigrants as % of Population
    0.9% 2
    Homicides
    1.12 per 100,000 people (global median: 5.8) 3
    Level of Public Corruption
    22 (100 is very clean, 0 is highly corrupt) 4
    Fertility Rate
    4.00 live births per woman 6
    Under-Five Mortality Rate
    74.00 deaths per 1,000 live births 6
    Life Expectancy at Birth
    60 years 6
    Adult Literacy Rate
    57.80% 6
    Internet Users
    35% 6
    GDP per Capita
    US$697 6
    Population Living Below US$2.15 per Day
    26.0% 6
    Religious Freedom: Government Restrictions Index (GRI)
    0.8 - Low
    Religious Freedom: Social Hostilities Index (SHI)
    1.2 - Low

    These statistics are derived from the Vatican's official publication, Statistical Yearbook of the Church 2020 (Vatican City: Librera Editrice Vaticana, 2022). The numbers may differ from data reported by other sources on this site.

    Baptized Catholics
    214,000
    Baptized Catholics as % of Total Population
    11.23
    Baptisms per Year (Under age 7)
    297
    Baptisms per Year (Over age 7)
    2,916
    First Communions per Year
    435
    Confirmations per Year
    271
    Students Enrolled in Catholic Primary Schools
    20,807
    Students Enrolled in Catholic Secondary Schools
    8,988
    Students Enrolled in Catholic Higher Education
    533
    Church Marriages per Year
    30
    Church Marriages in Which Both Spouses are Catholics
    23
    Priests
    95
    Women Religious (Nuns & Sisters)
    165
    Catholics per Priest
    2,254
    Parishes
    41
    Mission Stations (no resident priests)
    22
    Catholic Hospitals
    5