São Tomé and Príncipe

São Tomé e Príncipe

The official language of São Tomé and Príncipe is Portuguese, spoken by approximately 98% of the population, being the mother tongue of the majority. However, several Portuguese creoules are spoken as national languages: Forro, which is spoken by roughly 36% of the population (over 30 years old); Principense, which originated from the African groups Bantu and Kwa; Cape Verdean Creoule and Angolar (with a heavy substrate of the Kimbundu dialect). French and English are taught as foreign languages at schools.
Population: 187,000
Languages: Portugueseofficial
Time Zone: UTC+00:00
Calling code: +239

Polly Ambassadors from São Tomé and Príncipe

Embaixadores Polly de São Tomé e Príncipe


See more ambassadors
Ver mais embaixadores

Countries where Portuguese is spoken

Países onde se fala português

Dependent territories where Portuguese is spoken

Territórios dependentes onde o português é falado

Transnational organizations where Portuguese is an official language

Organizações internacionais onde o português é a língua oficial

Regions where Portuguese is spoken

As regiões onde se fala o português

Change language Français Español English Italiano Deutsch Português