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Falkland Islands Weather

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Falkland Islands Facts

What is the capital of Falkland Islands?

Capital Stanley
Government Type parliamentary democracy (Legislative Assembly); self-governing overseas territory of the UK
Currency Falkland pounds (FKP)
Total Area 4,700 Square Miles
12,173 Square Kilometers
Location Southern South America, islands in the South Atlantic Ocean, east of southern Argentina
Language English
GDP - real growth rate 25.5%
GDP - per capita (PPP) $70,800.00 (USD)

Falkland Islands Demographics

What is the population of Falkland Islands?

Ethnic Groups British
Nationality Adjective Falkland Island
Nationality Noun Falkland Islander(s)
Population 3,198
Population Growth Rate 0.01%
Population in Major Urban Areas STANLEY (capital) 2,000
Predominant Language English
Urban Population 74.1%

Falkland Islands Government

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Falkland Islands Geography

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  • Climate: cold marine; strong westerly winds, cloudy, humid; rain occurs on more than half of days in year; average annual rainfall... More
  • Environment - Current Issues: overfishing by unlicensed vessels is a problem; reindeer were introduced to the islands in 2001 for commercial reasons; this is... More
  • Terrain: rocky, hilly, mountainous with some boggy, undulating plains More

Falkland Islands Economy

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Falkland Islands News & Current Events

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Source: Google News

Interesting Falkland Islands Facts

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  • Argentina says it has a right to the islands, which it calls the Malvinas, because it inherited them from the Spanish crown in the early 1800s. It has also based its claim on the islands' proximity to the South American mainland.

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