Antigua and Barbuda Facts

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Flag of Antigua and Barbuda
National Flag of Antigua and Barbuda

Interesting facts about Antigua and Barbuda

  • Official Name: the party’s presence on the sister island of Barbuda
  • Form of Government: Parliamentary democracy under constitutional monarchy
  • GDP: 1.611 billion USD (2018)
  • Capital: Saint John’s
  • Population: 96,286 (2018)
  • Official Languages: English
  • Currency: Eastern Caribbean dollar
  • Timezone: GMT+4
  • Area: 440 km²
  • Dialing Code: +1268
  • Major Mountain Ranges: Redonda Island , Redonda,Mount Obama , Saint Mary,Signal Hill , Saint Mary
  • Major Rivers: Ayers Creek,Cooks Creek,Fitches Creek
  • Continent: North America
  • Border Countries: The island nation shares maritime borders with Saint Kitts and Nevis, Anguilla (UK), Montserrat (UK) and Saint Barthélemy (France).

Map of Antigua and Barbuda

National Symbols of Antigua and Barbuda

  • National Bird: frigatebird
  • National Animal: fallow deer
  • National Flower: Agave plant
  • National Tree: Whitewood
  • National Fruit: Antigua Black Pineapple