Area: 96$ sq km
Population: 14 731 inhab. (estimate 2018)
Density: 153.45 inhab./sq km
Coordinates: lat. 18° N; long. 63° W
Capital: The Valley (chief town) 1 298 inhab. (2011);
Currency: East Caribbean dollar (100 cents)
Premier: Ellis Webster (Anguilla Progressive Movement), since 30 June 2020
Internet: //gov.ai/statistics (Anguilla Statistics Department)
Member of  Caricom associated

Anguilla

Anguilla
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Politics and current affairs

A colony since 1650 long associated with Saint Kitts and Nevis, it has been a British overseas territory since 1980. Its institutions (Governor, Executive Council, House of Assembly) are laid down by the Constitution of 1982, amended in 1990.

Geography.
Anguilla, a coral island in the Lesser Antilles, derives its name from its long, flat shape resembling an eel (Sp. anguilla). Administratively it includes the nearby island of Sombrero (5 km²) and other smaller islands.

Government

Justice
DESCRIPTIONVALUEUNITSYEAR
Homicides27.7per 100 000 pop.2014
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Administrative division

Administrative division
IslandAREAINHABITANTSYEAR
Anguilla91$ sq km14 731 inhab.2018
Sombrero5$ sq km - -
Cities
DESCRIPTIONVALUEUNITSYEAR
The Valley1 298inhab.2011
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Population

Population by age and gender (% - 2020)
75+
60-74
45-59
30-44
15-29
0-14
MALEAGEFEMALE
Demographic statistics
DESCRIPTIONVALUEUNITSYEAR
Birth rate11.22015
Death rate4.12015
Ethnic groups
DESCRIPTIONVALUEUNITSYEAR
black85.3%2011
Hispanic4.9%2011


Religions
DESCRIPTIONVALUEUNITSYEAR
Protestant34.8%2011
Anglican22.7%2011


Languages
DESCRIPTION
English
Population by selected age groups
DESCRIPTIONVALUEUNITSYEAR
0-14 years21.5%2020
15-29 years20.4%2020


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Economy

Economy - General data
DESCRIPTIONVALUEUNITSYEAR
Balance of trade- 199.5M US$2020
GDP379.58M US$2019
Economy - State budget
DESCRIPTIONVALUEUNITSYEAR
Expenses183.5M LCU2015
Revenues194.8M LCU2015
Employment by economic activity
DESCRIPTIONVALUEUNITSYEAR
agriculture16.7%2013
industry and services83.3%2013
GDP by economic activity
DESCRIPTIONVALUEUNITSYEAR
agriculture2.878%2019
industry11.809%2019
Financial data
DESCRIPTIONVALUEUNITSYEAR
Currency in circulation0.035BN LCU2020
International reserves52.807M US$2020
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Agriculture

Land use
DESCRIPTIONVALUEUNITSYEAR
forests61.111%2018
other land38.889%2018
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Forests-Livestock-Fishing

Fishing
DESCRIPTIONVALUEUNITSYEAR
crustaceans and molluscs305t2019
marine fishes453t2019
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Trade

Merchandise Export
DESCRIPTIONVALUEUNITSYEAR
202011$M US$ -
201912$M US$ -
Merchandise Import
DESCRIPTIONVALUEUNITSYEAR
2020211M US$ -
2019228M US$ -
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Tourism

International Tourism
DESCRIPTIONVALUEUNITSYEAR
Expenditures15$M US$2018
Number of arrivals95 000units2019
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Communications

Communication - Transport
DESCRIPTIONVALUEUNITSYEAR
Merchant fleet2$units2021
Merchant fleet, gross tonnage4 761t2021
Communication - Media and telecommunication
DESCRIPTIONVALUEUNITSYEAR
Broadband subscribers350.165per 1000 pop.2015
Internet users815.7per 1000 pop.2016
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Social and welfare

Social statistics - Education
DESCRIPTIONVALUEUNITSYEAR
Expected years of schooling11.2years2008
Graduates11$units2007
Social statistics - Students and Teachers by level
DESCRIPTIONVALUEUNITSYEAR
Students, primary level1 512units2019
Students, secondary level1 012units2019
Social statistics - Health
DESCRIPTIONVALUEUNITSYEAR
Physicians1.2per 1000 pop.2003
Social statistics - Diseases
DESCRIPTIONVALUEUNITSYEAR
Tuberculosis (prevalence)64$per 100 000 pop.2008
Other social indicators
DESCRIPTIONVALUEUNITSYEAR
Deforestation0$%2015-20
Forests61.111%2018
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