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Full nameBissau
Official nameBissau
RegionBissau Autonomous Sector
Total Area29.7 sq mi (77 km2)
Total Population407,424 est. (2007)
Density (pop.)5291.2/km2 (13704.2/sq mi)

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Bissau is the capital city of Guinea-Bissau. The city's borders are conterminous with the Bissau Autonomous Sector. In 2007, the city had an estimated population of 407,424 according to the Instituto Nacional de Estatística e Censos. The city which is located on the Geba River estuary, off the Atlantic Ocean, is the country's largest city, major port, administrative and military centre.

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