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Antigua and Barbuda

Antigua and Barbuda ( (listen); an-TEE-g(w)ə ... Barb-YOO-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 63 km (39 mi), and smaller islands (including Great Bird, Green, Guiana, Long, Maiden, Prickly Pear, York Islands, Redonda). The permanent population number is about 97,120 (2019 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. Having been 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, it became one of the West Indies Associated States in 1967. Following self-governance in its internal affairs, ind... [More]
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  • Max Fluctuation : 73.4
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  • Max Fluctuation : 0.12
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  • Open : 66.92
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  • Yesterday : 66.97
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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
1.52 20 Dec 1.58 1.52 : 12 Yearly
Ease of Doing Business
0 19 Dec 112 44 : 113 Yearly
GDP
1.42 20 Dec 1.66 0.08 : 1.66 Yearly
GDP Per Capita Ppp
17956.32 20 Dec 21549 15458 : 23511 Yearly
GDP per capita
12870.19 20 Dec 15445 5197 : 16851 Yearly
IP Addresses
0 17 Mar 14608 9015 : 17793 Quarterly
Internet Speed
0 17 Mar 2330 1094 : 2739 Quarterly
Sales Tax Rate
15.00 21 Dec 15 15 : 15 Yearly
Indicator Actual Q2/19 Q3/19 Q4/19 Q1/20 2020 Metric
Deposit Interest Rate 1.52 1.15 1.15 1.15 1.15 1.15
GDP 1.42 1.64 1.64 1.64 1.64 1.7
GDP Per Capita Ppp 17956.32 20000 20000 20000 20000 20700
GDP per capita 12870.19 14800 14800 14800 14800 15350
Sales Tax Rate 15.00 15 15 15 15 15