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Antigua and Barbuda

Antigua and Barbuda (UK: , US: ) is a sovereign island country in the Caribbean. It lies at the conjuncture of the Caribbean Sea and the Atlantic Ocean in the Leeward Islands part of the Lesser Antilles. The country consists of two major islands, Antigua and Barbuda, which are approximately 40 km (25 mi) apart, and several smaller islands, including Great Bird, Green, Guiana, Long, Maiden, Prickly Pear, York, and Redonda. The permanent population is approximately 97,120 (2019 estimates), with 97% residing in Antigua. St. John's, Antigua, is the country's capital, major city, and largest port. Codrington is Barbuda's largest town. In 1493, Christopher Columbus surveyed the island of Antigua, which he named for the Church of Santa María La Antigua. Great Britain colonized Antigua in 1632 and Barbuda in 1678. A part of the Federal Colony of the Leeward Islands from 1871, Antigua and Barbuda joined the West Indies Federation in 1958. With the breakup of the federation in 1962, it became one of the West Indies Associated States in 1967. Following a period of internal self-governance, it gained full independence from the United Kingdom on 1 November 1981. Antigua and Barbuda is a member of the Commonwealth and a... [More]
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  • Low : 50,631.27
  • Max Fluctuation : 459.38
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.1%
  • Open : 51,921.92
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  • Yesterday : 51,921.92
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  • Max Fluctuation : 3.22
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  • Open : 2,024.63
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  • Max Fluctuation : 0.18
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.57%
  • Open : 78.44
  • Time : 22:44:28
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Economic Indicators + Forecasts

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Indicator Last Time Previous Metric
Coronavirus Cases
9106 0 9098 9106
Coronavirus Deaths
143 0 141 212
Coronavirus Vaccination Rate
146 0 137 146
Coronavirus Vaccination Total
136512 0 128267 136512
Deposit Interest Rate
1.36 1.36 1.56 12
Ease of Doing Business
113 19 Dec 112
GDP
1.87 0.08 1.6 1.87
GDP per capita
17335 6086 15921 20854
GDP per capita PPP
22322 17017 20501 26853
IP Addresses
14653 17 Mar 14608 IP
Internet Speed
2739 17 Mar 2330 KBps
Precipitation
881 666 1004 1362
Sales Tax Rate
15 15 15 15
Temperature
27.33 25.15 27.44 27.51
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