Rui Vaz

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Rui Vaz
Rui Vaz is located in Cape Verde
Rui Vaz
Coordinates: 15°02′02″N 23°36′00″W / 15.034°N 23.600°W / 15.034; -23.600Coordinates: 15°02′02″N 23°36′00″W / 15.034°N 23.600°W / 15.034; -23.600
Country Cape Verde
Island Santiago
Municipality São Domingos
Civil parish São Nicolau Tolentino
Population (2010)[1]
 • Total 1,078

Rui Vaz is a settlement in the central part of the island of Santiago, Cape Verde. It is situated at about 800 m elevation, 4 km west of São Domingos. The Capeverdean musician Silva Rosa is from Rui Vaz.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "2010 Census results". Instituto Nacional de Estatística Cabo Verde (in Portuguese). 17 March 2014.