In 1995, it was estimated that there were 3,000 people of Cape Verdean descent in Luxembourg. By 2000, according to official statistics, Cape Verdean Luxembourger numbered 1,700 individuals. "The actual figure may be 4,000, almost 1% of the total population, which would make it the highest ratio of Cape Verdeans in any foreign country."
- 1995 Cape Verdean Diaspora Population Estimates Archived 2009-08-29 at the Wayback Machine
- Marc-Montclos, Antoine Pérouse de. " The Political Value of Remittances: Cape Verde, Comores, and Lesotho - Diasporas, Remittances and Africa South of the Sahara - A Strategic Assessment." Institute for Security Studies. Retrieved October 18, 2007. Archived February 29, 2008, at the Wayback Machine