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CFA-franc (XOF) is the currency in Guinea-Bissau

Facts about CFA-franc

  • Country:
    Guinea-Bissau
  • Currency:
    CFA-franc
  • Currency code (ISO 4217):
    XOF
  • Short for the currency:
    CFA
  • Currency subunits:
    100 centimes

The West African CFA franc is used as currency in the member states of the UEMOA (West African Economic and Monetary Union). The currency is issued by the Central Bank of the West African States.

Where is Guinea-Bissau?


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Guinea-Bissau is a small republic in West Africa with coastal line to the Atlantic Ocean. The country belonged to Portugal in 1973. Guinea-Bissau is one of the poorest countries of the world. In 2002 the country actually had a negative GDP.

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