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Turks and Caicos Islands
Motto: "Beautiful By Nature"
Anthem: "God Save the Queen"
National song:"This Land of Ours"[1]
Location of Turks and Caicos Islands
Location of  Turks and Caicos Islands  (circled in red)in the Caribbean  (light yellow)
Location of  Turks and Caicos Islands  (circled in red)

in the Caribbean  (light yellow)

StatusBritish Overseas Territory
CapitalCockburn Town
Largest cityProvidenciales
Official languagesEnglish
Ethnic groups
DemonymTurks and Caicos Islander
GovernmentDependency under constitutional monarchy
• Monarch
Elizabeth II
John Freeman
Anya Williams
• Premier
Sharlene Cartwright-Robinson
• UK government minister[a]
Baroness Anelay
LegislatureHouse of Assembly
Area
• Total
616.3 km2 (238.0 sq mi) (185th)
• Water (%)
negligible
Population
• 2012 census
31,458 [2]
• Density
80/km2 (207.2/sq mi)
CurrencyUnited States dollar (USD)
Time zoneAST(UTC−4)
Date formatdd mm yyyy (AD)
Drives on theleft
Calling code+1‑649
ISO 3166 codeTC
Internet TLD.tc
Website
www.gov.tc

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


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