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Facts about Barbados

Administrative divisions: 11 parishes and 1 city*; Bridgetown* , Christ Church , Saint Andrew , Saint George , Saint James , Saint John , Saint Joseph , Saint Lucy , Saint Michael , Saint Peter , Saint Philip , Saint Thomas
Area: total: 431 sq km land: 431 sq km water: 0 sq km
Background: The island was uninhabited when first settled by the British in 1627. Slaves worked the sugar plantations established on the island until 1834 when slavery was abolished. The economy remained heavily dependent on sugar , rum , and molasses production through most of the 20th century. The gradual introduction of social and political reforms in the 1940s and 1950s led to complete independence from the UK in 1966. In the 1990s , tourism and manufacturing surpassed the sugar industry in economic importance.
Flag description: three equal vertical bands of blue (hoist side) , gold , and blue with the head of a black trident centered on the gold band; the trident head represents independence and a break with the past (the colonial coat of arms contained a complete trident)
Capital: name: Bridgetown geographic coordinates: 13 06 N , 59 37 W time difference: UTC-4 (1 hour ahead of Washington , DC during Standard Time)
Climate: tropical; rainy season (June to October)
Currency code: Barbadian dollar (BBD)
Ethnic groups: black 90% , white 4% , Asian and mixed 6%
Geographic coordinates: 13 10 N , 59 32 W
Geography note: easternmost Caribbean island
Government type: parliamentary democracy
Imports partners: US 29.7% , Trinidad and Tobago 26.9% , UK 6.4% (2007)
Internet country code: .bb
Land boundaries: 97 km
Neighbouring countries: 0 km
Languages: English
Location: Caribbean , island in the North Atlantic Ocean , northeast of Venezuela
Map references: Central America and the Caribbean
National holiday: Independence Day , 30 November (1966)
Nationality: noun: Barbadian(s) or Bajan (colloquial) adjective: Barbadian or Bajan (colloquial)
Natural hazards: infrequent hurricanes; periodic landslides
Population: 281 ,968 (July 2008 est.)
Religions: Protestant 63.4% (Anglican 28.3% , Pentecostal 18.7% , Methodist 5.1% , other 11.3%) , Roman Catholic 4.2% , other Christian 7% , other 4.8% , none or unspecified 20.6% (2008 est.)
Terrain: relatively flat; rises gently to central highland region
Unemployment rate: 10.7% (2003 est.)

Capital of Barbados

Bridgetown (click to view Bridgetown map)

Places in Barbados

Browse the most comprehensive and up-to-date online directory of administrative regions and Street views in Barbados. Regions are sorted in alphabetical order from level 1 to level 2 and eventually up to level 3 regions.

Parish of Christ Church (89 google map locations)
Parish of Saint Andrew (21 google map locations)
Parish of Saint George (50 google map locations)
Parish of Saint James (36 google map locations)
Parish of Saint John (42 google map locations)
Parish of Saint Joseph (28 google map locations)
Parish of Saint Lucy (62 google map locations)
Parish of Saint Michael (45 google map locations)
Parish of Saint Peter (44 google map locations)
Parish of Saint Philip (62 google map locations)
Parish of Saint Thomas (31 google map locations)

Random cities in Barbados

Bridgetown, the capital city of Barbados.


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