Antigua and Barbuda Statistics

  • Capital: Saint John's
  • Population: 90,156
  • GDP: $1,425,000,000 (USD)
  • Total Area:
    171 (sq miles)
    443 (sq kilometers)
  • Currency: East Caribbean dollar (XCD)

Antigua and Barbuda Facts

  • Antigua and Barbuda Facts... In 1493, Columbus sighted Antigua from near Redonda and named it Antigua after the Church of Santa Maria de la Antigua in Seville. Learn More
  • Eating and Recipes... The Creole food is similar to that of other West Indian nations.  Fungi a cornmeal pudding made with boiled okra is a staple on the... Learn More
  • Family... Bearing or fathering children is highly valued. The traditional two parent family is the norm. Learn More
  • Fashion... The people wear Western style clothing. At work, men do not wear shorts, colorful designs on shirts and light pants are more common. The national... Learn More

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