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Montserrat Facts

  • Name: Montserrat, British dependent territory, claimed 1632
  • Capital City: Plymouth (0 pop. - City completely evacuated due to volcanic eruption)
  • Montserrat Population: 5,189 (2013 est.)
  • Currency: East Caribbean Dollar
    (conversion rates)

    east caribbean dollar
    100 East Caribbean Dollars
  • Ethnicity: black, white
  • GDP total: $43.78 million (2012 est.)
  • GDP per capita: $8,500 (2012 est.)
  • Land Sizes
  • Language: English
  • Largest Cities: (by population) Brades, Cork Hill, Salem, Saint John's Village, Gerald's
  • Name: In 1493 on his second voyage to the New World Chistopher Columbus named the island of Montserrat after Monsterrat mountain in Catalonia
  • National Day: second Saturday in June
  • Religion: Anglican, Methodist, Roman Catholic, Pentecostal, Seventh-Day Adventist, other Christian denominations
  • Symbols

Montserrat Photographs

La Paz

The evacuated city of Plymouth, Montserrat Multichill at en.wikipedia.org

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This page was last updated on April 7, 2017.