|Time zone:||GMT -4 (Atlantic standard time)||Daylight savings: None|
|Main languages:||English||Other languages: Patois|
East Caribbean dollars (XCD)|
€1 = EC$3.03, $1 = EC$2.71, £1 = EC$0.00
(rates as of Sep 2016)
|Internet Domain:||.ag||International Dialling Code: 1268|
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Further information on Antigua and Barbuda
Discover more about Antigua and Barbuda - the country's geogrpahy and natural features, an assessment of its status on freedom and rights and data on the country's population and economy.
Geography & Natural Features
Total area: 443 sq km (0 sq km under water)
Coastline: 153 km (Atlantic Ocean, Caribbean Sea)
Neighbours (border lengths): No land borders
Climate: Tropical maritime climate with little seasonal temperature variation. Vulnerable to hurricanes and tropical storms between July and October.
Highest mountain: Boggy Peak (402m)
Freedom & Rights
Summary status and rankings for Antigua and Barbuda from classifications of different organisations measuring political and economic freedom, democracy and civil rights. See more details of these rankings.
|Freedom in the World||Free||-|
|Democracy Index||No Data||-|
|Economic Freedom||No Data||-|
|Press Freedom||No Data||-|
|ILGA LGBT rights||No rights||-|
|Corruption Perceptions||No Data||-|
Other Data & Links
Status: Independent Country
Population: 91,295 (rank: 185/196) Density: 206.2 people/sq km (rank: 41/196)
Ethnic groups: black 91%, mixed 4.4%, white 1.7%, other 2.9% (2001 census)
Religions: Anglican 25.7%, Seventh Day Adventist 12.3%, Pentecostal 10.6%, Moravian 10.5%, Roman Catholic 10.4%, Methodist 7.9%, Baptist 4.9%, Church of God 4.5%, other Christian 5.4%, other 2%, none or unspecified 5.8% (2001 census)
GDP (PPP): $1.61 billion GDP per capita: $18,400 (rank: 58/195)