Antigua and Barbuda

Island Key Sectors

Financial Services
Light Manufacturing

Island Description

Antigua and Barbuda is a country encompassing its 2 namesake islands and several smaller islands. Positioned where the Atlantic and Caribbean meet, it's known for reef-lined beaches, rainforests and resorts. Antigua's English Harbour is a yachting hub and the site of historic Nelson's Dockyard, now part of a national park. In the capital, St. John's, the national museum displays indigenous and colonial artifacts.

Island Key Facts

Official Name: Antigua and Barbuda
Capital: St. John's
Area: 442 sq km (Antigua 281 sq km; Barbuda 161 sq km)
Continent: North America
Population: 83,000
Languages: English
Currency: East Caribbean Dollar (XCD)

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