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Saint Vincent and the Grenadines

Common English Name: Saint Vincent and the Grenadines

Capital: Kingstown

REGION
Caribbean
NEIGHBORING COUNTRIES
None (Island)
NEIGHBORING BODIES OF WATER
Caribbean Sea (Surrounded)
TOTAL AREA
389 km2 (100% land, 0% water)
TOTAL LAND BOUNDARIES
0 km (Island)
TOTAL COASTLINE
84 km
CLIMATE
Tropical
TERRAIN
Volcanic
Mountainous
HIGHEST POINT
La Soufrière (1,234 km)
LOWEST POINT
Sea Level
NATURAL RESOURCES
Hydropower
Crop land
NATURAL DISASTERS
Hurricanes
Volcanic activity
DEMONYM
Saint Vincentian
LARGEST ETHNIC GROUPS
Black (66%)
Mixed (19%)
East Indian (6%)
European (4%)
Carib Amerindian (2%)
OFFICIAL LANGUAGE(S)
English
OTHER MAJOR LANGUAGE(S)
French patois
LARGEST RELIGIOUS GROUPS
Protestant (49.2%)
Anglican (16.2%)
Other Christian (14.6%)
Roman Catholic (8.6%)
Hindu (4.1%)
POPULATION
102,350
LARGEST CITY
Kingstown (12,919)
GOVERNMENT TYPE
Parliamentary Democracy
HEAD OF STATE
Queen Elizabeth II (United Kingdom)
HEAD OF GOVERNMENT
Prime Minister Ralph Gonsalves
ADMINISTRATIVE DIVISIONS
6 Parishes
INDEPENDENCE GAINED
27 October 1979 (from the United Kingdom)
NATIONAL SYMBOL
Saint Vincent parrot
NATIONAL ANTHEM
St. Vincent! Land So Beautiful!
GDP PER CAPITA
$11,000 (USD)
CURRENCY
$ (East Caribbean Dollar)
EXCHANGE RATE
$1 (USD) = $2.70 (XCD)
INTERNET COUNTRY CODE
.vc
TELEPHONE COUNTRY CODE
+1 (784)

Cricket is the most popular sport in Saint Vincent and the Grenadines.

https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/geos/vc.html (Majority of information)

https://joshuaproject.net/countries/VC (Religious data)

http://www.stats.gov.vc/LinkClick.aspx?fileticket=kcDRgkuZv6Y%3D&tabid=60 (Kingstown population data)

Wolfram|Alpha (Currency exchange data)

Information accurate to best of ability as of 28 November 2016