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Antigua and Barbuda
Motto: "Each Endeavouring, All Achieving"
Location of Antigua and Barbuda
Location of Antigua and Barbuda
Capital
and largest city
St. John's
17°7′N61°51′W / 17.117°N 61.850°W / 17.117; -61.850
Official languagesEnglish
Ethnic groups(1996)89% Black
4.4% Mixed
2.4% White
2.5% Other
DemonymAntiguan
Barbudan
GovernmentParliamentary democracy under constitutional monarchy
• Monarch
Elizabeth II
Rodney Williams
Gaston Browne
LegislatureParliament
Senate
House of Representatives
Independence
27 February 1967
• from the United Kingdom
1 November 1981
Area
• Total
440 km2 (170 sq mi) (195th)
• Water (%)
negligible
Population
• 2014 estimate
91,295 (199th)
• 2011 census
81,799
• Density
186/km2 (481.7/sq mi)
GDP (PPP)2017 estimate
• Total
$2.372 billion[1]
• Per capita
$25,998[1]
GDP (nominal)2017 estimate
• Total
$1.454 billion[1]
• Per capita
$15,932[1]
HDI (2014)Increase 0.783[2]
high · 58th
CurrencyEast Caribbean dollar (XCD)
Time zoneAST(UTC-4)
Drives on theleft
Calling code+1-268
ISO 3166 codeAG
Internet TLD.ag
  1. "God Save the Queen" is the official national anthem, but is generally used only on regal and vice-regal occasions.

Source: CIA World Factbook
Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of July 9, 2017


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