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Geography Statistics of Barbados

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Barbados's Quick Facts

Land Area 430 km2
Water Area 0 km2
Total Area 430 km2
Population 291,495
Population Density 677.90 / km2
Government Type Parliamentary Democracy (Parliament) Under A Constitutional Monarchy; A Commonwealth Realm
GDP (PPP) $4.80 Billion
GDP Per Capita $17,200
Currency Dollar (BBD)
Largest Cities
  • Bridgetown (98,511)
  • Coastline: 60 miles (97 km)
  • Land Area:
    (land) 166 sq miles (431 sq km)
    (water) negligible
    (TOTAL) 166 sq miles (431 sq km)

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  • Land Area: (all countries)
  • Land Divisions: Barbados is divided into eleven parishes: Christ Church, Saint Andrew, Saint George, Saint James, Saint John, Saint Joseph, Saint Lucy, Saint Michael, Saint Peter, Saint Philip and Saint Thomas
  • Horizontal Width: 12.19 km (7.58 miles) from Holetown, east to Bathsheba
  • Vertical Length: 19.3 km (12.1 miles) from Bridgetown, north to Crab Hill
  • Note: Lengths and widths are point-to-point, straight-line measurements from a Mercator map projection, and will vary some using other map projections
  • Bordering Countries: (none)
  • Geographic Center: 1.9 km (1.18 miles) northeast of Belair
  • Highest Point: Mt. Hillaby - 1,102 ft. (336 m)
  • Lowest Point: Caribbean Sea - 0 ft. (0 m)
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