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The Bahamas - Quick Facts

Official Name:.. Commonwealth of The Bahamas
Geographic Coordinates:... 24 15 N, 76 00 W
Capital:.............. Nassau, New Providence
Area:................... 13,880 sq km
Population:....... 309,156
Median age:....... 28.7 years
GDP:.................. $8.779 billion (2008 est.)
GDP - per capita (PPP):... $28,600 (2008 est.)
Languages:....... English, Creole
Currency:........... Bahamian dollar (BSD)
Internet country code:... .bs
Internet users:... 120,000 (2007)

   

Community News


John ?Chippie? Chipman Dies Age 90
by News Editor
13 Sep 2019 at 2:10pm
JOHN ‘Chippie’ Chipman JOHN ?Chippie? Chipman, the iconic Bahamian entertainer, died yesterday at 90, his family said. Progressive L...

Baha Mar To Give $2m In Aid
by News Editor
13 Sep 2019 at 2:02pm
Baha Mar has committed $2m in financial aid to support immediate disaster relief and long-term recovery for our fellow Bahamians...

   
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