Area: 572 sq km
Population: 84 287 inhab. (estimate 2017)
Density: 147.36 inhab./sq km
Coordinates: lat. 54° N; long. 4° W
Capital: Douglas (chief town) 26 997 inhab. (2016);
Internet: www.gov.im (The official Isle of Man Government Website)

Isle of Man

Isle of Man, Mona
Useful information

GMT  0
DST  +1
DST duration (start-end) late March-late October



Politics and current affairs

Not technically a part of the United Kingdom, the Isle of Man is British Crown Dependency with its own government. Following governmental reforms introduced in 1990, the post of Lieutenant Governor (the representative of the British sovereign) was replaced by the President of Parliament (Tynwald).

Geography.
Located in the Irish Sea, the Isle of Man is an island of granite and other old rocks that form two central mountain groups separated by the Gap of Greeba.
The highest peak is Snaefell (621 m). The climate is mild with moderate rainfall.

Administrative division

Cities
DESCRIPTIONVALUEUNITSYEAR
Douglas26 997inhab.2016
Onchan9 128inhab.2016
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Population

Population by age and gender (% - 2018)
75+
60-74
45-59
30-44
15-29
0-14
MALEAGEFEMALE
Demographic statistics
DESCRIPTIONVALUEUNITSYEAR
Birth rate8.52017
Death rate9.42017
Languages
DESCRIPTION
English
Population by selected age groups
DESCRIPTIONVALUEUNITSYEAR
0-14 years16.3%2018
15-29 years17.2%2018


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Economy

Economy - General data
DESCRIPTIONVALUEUNITSYEAR
GNI6 221M US$2016
Economy - Unemployment
DESCRIPTIONVALUEUNITSYEAR
Unemployment rate2.7%2016
Unemployment rate, Females36.4%2016
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Agriculture

Land use
DESCRIPTIONVALUEUNITSYEAR
arable land40.7%2015
forests6.07%2015
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Forests-Livestock-Fishing

Livestock - Cattle
DESCRIPTIONVALUEUNITSYEAR
cattle21.41000 heads2004
Livestock - Pigs
DESCRIPTIONVALUEUNITSYEAR
pigs0.81000 heads2004
Livestock - Sheep
DESCRIPTIONVALUEUNITSYEAR
sheep85.11000 heads2004
Livestock - Poultry
DESCRIPTIONVALUEUNITSYEAR
birds14.81000 heads2004
Fishing
DESCRIPTIONVALUEUNITSYEAR
crustaceans and molluscs6 629t2017
marine fishes130t2017
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Industry

Industry - Various
DESCRIPTIONVALUEUNITSYEAR
manufacturing production165M US$2016
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Tourism

International Tourism
DESCRIPTIONVALUEUNITSYEAR
Number of arrivals695 397units2017
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Communications

Communication - Transport
DESCRIPTIONVALUEUNITSYEAR
Merchant fleet415units2015
Merchant fleet, gross tonnage14 312 000t2015
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Social and welfare

Social statistics - Health
DESCRIPTIONVALUEUNITSYEAR
Physicians1.45per 1000 pop.2010
Other social indicators
DESCRIPTIONVALUEUNITSYEAR
Access to electricity100%2017
Deforestation0%2010-15
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