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Antigua and Barbuda

Motto: "Each Endeavouring, All Achieving"

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
Vernacular languageAntiguan and Barbudan Creole
Ethnic groups
(2013)
91% African (Black)
4.4% Multiracial
1.7% European (White)
2.9% Other
Religion
(2011[1])
76.5% Christian
12.2% Other
5.9% None
5.5% Unspecified
Demonym(s)Antiguan
Barbudan
GovernmentUnitaryparliamentaryconstitutional 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) (182nd)
• Water (%)
negligible
Population
• 2018 estimate
96,286[2][3] (201st)
• 2011 census
81,799
• Density
186/km2 (481.7/sq mi)
GDP (PPP)2019 estimate
• Total
$2.731 billion
• Per capita
$29,298[4]
GDP (nominal)2019 estimate
• Total
$1.717 billion
• Per capita
$18,416[4]
HDI (2018)Increase 0.776[5]
high · 74th
CurrencyEast Caribbean dollar (XCD)
Time zoneUTC-4 (AST)
Driving sideleft
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
This page was last updated on November 27, 2020


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