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Guinea-Bissau Perfil Gobierno 2014

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Capitalnombre: Bissau
coordenadas geográficas: 11 51 N, 15 35 W
diferencia de tiempo: UTC 0 (5 hours ahead of Washington, DC, during Standard Time)
División administrativa9 regions (regioes, singular - regiao); Bafata, Biombo, Bissau, Bolama, Cacheu, Gabu, Oio, Quinara, Tombali; note - Bolama may have been renamed Bolama-Bijagos
Independencia24 Septiembre 1973 (declared); 10 Septiembre 1974 (from Portugal)
Feriado nacionalDía de la Independencia, 24 Septiembre (1973)
Constituciónpromulgada 16 Mayo 1984; modificada several times, last in 1996; note - constitution suspended following military coup in Abril 2012 (2013)
Sufragio18 años de edad; universal
Poder Executivojefe de estado: Presidente Josse Mario VAZ (desde 17 June 2014)
jefe de gobierno: Prime Minister Rui Duarte BARROS (desde 16 May 2012)
cabinet: NA
elections: president elected by absolute majority vote in two rounds for a 5-year term (no term limits); election - first round held on 13 April 2014; prime minister appointed by the president after consultation with party leaders in the National People's Assembly
election results: 13 April 2014 first round results - Jose Mario VAZ 41%, Nuno Gomez NABIAM 25.1%, other 33.9%; Jose Mario VAZ elected in second round on 18 May 2014 with 61.9%, Nuno Gomez NABIAM 38.1%

Fuente: CIA World Factbook
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