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Antigua and Barbuda

Antigua and Barbuda ( (listen); an-TEE-g(w)ə ... bar-B(Y)OO-də) is a sovereign island country in the West Indies in the Americas, lying between the Caribbean Sea and the Atlantic Ocean. It consists of two major islands, Antigua and Barbuda (separated by 39 miles), and a number of smaller islands (including Great Bird, Green, Guiana, Long, Maiden, Prickly Pear, York Islands and further south, the island of Redonda). The permanent population numbers about 95,900 (2018 est.), with 97% being resident on Antigua. The capital and largest port and city is St. John's on Antigua, with Codrington being the largest town on Barbuda. Lying near each other, Antigua and Barbuda are in the middle of the Leeward Islands, part of the Lesser Antilles, roughly at 17°N of the equator. The island of Antigua was explored by Christopher Columbus in 1493 and named for the Church of Santa María La Antigua. Antigua was colonized by Britain in 1632; Barbuda island was first colonised in 1678. Antigua and Barbuda joined the West Indies Federation in 1958. With the breakup of the federation, it became one of the West Indies Associated States in 1967. Following self-governance in its internal affairs, independence was granted from Unite... [More]
  • Last : 19,008.3
  • High : 19,165.1
  • Low : 18,517.6
  • Max Fluctuation : 74.9
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.12%
  • Open : 18,924.9
  • Time : 17:44:49
  • Yesterday : 18,926.4
  • Change % : 0.43%
  • Change : 81.9
  • Last : 1,837.32
  • High : 1,839.27
  • Low : 1,835.69
  • Max Fluctuation : 1.54
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0%
  • Open : 1,837.12
  • Time : 01:30:14
  • Yesterday : 1,836.85
  • Change % : 0.03%
  • Change : 0.47
  • Last : 46.09
  • High : 46.14
  • Low : 46
  • Max Fluctuation : 0.04
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.02%
  • Open : 46
  • Time : 01:29:53
  • Yesterday : 45.99
  • Change % : 0.22%
  • Change : 0.1
  • Last : 0.8252
  • High : 0.8258
  • Low : 0.8243
  • Max Fluctuation : -
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  • Open : 0.8243
  • Time : 01:43:06
  • Yesterday : 0.8239
  • Change % : 0.16%
  • Change : 0.0013

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Indicator Last Time Previous Range Frequency Metric

Coronavirus Cases

0 20 Mar 1 1 : 3 Daily

Coronavirus Deaths

0 20 Mar 0 0 : 0 Daily

Coronavirus Recovered

0 20 Mar 0 0 : 0 Daily

Deposit Interest Rate

1.58 19 Dec 1.65 1.58 : 12 Yearly

Ease of Doing Business

0 19 Dec 112 44 : 113 Yearly

GDP

1.73 19 Dec 1.61 0.08 : 1.73 Yearly

GDP Per Capita Ppp

21908.50 19 Dec 21116 15460 : 23486 Yearly

GDP per capita

15703.03 19 Dec 15135 5197 : 16834 Yearly

IP Addresses

0 17 Mar 14608 9015 : 17793 Quarterly

Internet Speed

0 17 Mar 2330 1094 : 2739 Quarterly

Sales Tax Rate

15.00 20 Dec 15 15 : 15 Yearly
Indicator Actual Q2/19 Q3/19 Q4/19 Q1/20 2020 Metric
Deposit Interest Rate 1.58 1.15 1.15 1.15 1.15 1.15
GDP 1.73 1.64 1.64 1.64 1.58 1.64
GDP Per Capita Ppp 21908.50 20000 20000 20000 19200 20000
GDP per capita 15703.03 14800 14800 14800 14340 14800
Sales Tax Rate 15.00 15 15 15 15 15