Area: 53.2 sq km
Population: 63 918 inhab. (estimate 2019)
Density: 1 201.47 inhab./sq km
Coordinates: lat. 32° N; long. 65° W
Capital: Hamilton (chief town) 854 inhab. (2016);
Currency: Bermuda dollar (100 cents)
Premier: Edward David Burt (PLP), since 19 July 2017
Legislative Assembly: seats based on the elections of 17 December 2012: OBA (One Bermuda Alliance, conservative), 19; PLP (Progressive Labour Party), 17
Internet: www.gov.bm/department/statistics (Government of Bermuda)
Member of  Caricom associated

Bermuda

Bermuda
Useful information

GMT  -4
DST  -3
DST duration (start-end) mid March (Sunday 9)-early November

Annual average temperature (°C) Saint George’s 21.7
Average temperature in January/July (°C) Saint George’s 17.5/27
Daily sunshine hours in June/December (average) Saint George’s 9/5
Annual average precipitation (mm) Saint George’s 1415
Days of rainfall (annual average) Saint George’s 130

Politics and current affairs

A British overseas territory with a House of Assembly of 36 members. There is a naval base on the island of Saint George.

Geography.
Bermuda is an archipelago in the North Atlantic Ocean, about 1000 km south-east of Cape Hatteras (USA). It comprises about 360 coral islands of varying sizes, some twenty of which are inhabited. The largest is Main Island (39 km²).

Administrative division

Administrative division
ParishAREAINHABITANTSYEAR
Devonshire5$ sq km7 087 inhab.2016
Hamilton5.3 sq km5 584 inhab.2016
Cities
DESCRIPTIONVALUEUNITSYEAR
Saint George1 527inhab.2016
Hamilton854inhab.2016
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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 rate9$2017
Death rate7.52017
Ethnic groups
DESCRIPTIONVALUEUNITSYEAR
black52.3%2016
white30.5%2016


Religions
DESCRIPTIONVALUEUNITSYEAR
Protestant55$%2010
nonreligious/atheist19$%2010


Languages
DESCRIPTION
English (official)
English Creole
Population by selected age groups
DESCRIPTIONVALUEUNITSYEAR
0-14 years16.6%2020
15-29 years18.1%2020


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Economy


Economy.
Tourism and financial services are major industries. Others include fishing, food, ship-building, chemicals and pharmaceuticals.

Economy - General data
DESCRIPTIONVALUEUNITSYEAR
Agricultural prod. index (2004-06=100)112.45index2016
Balance of trade- 793M US$2020
Employment by economic activity
DESCRIPTIONVALUEUNITSYEAR
agriculture1.6%2013
industry10.3%2013
GDP by economic activity
DESCRIPTIONVALUEUNITSYEAR
agriculture0.293%2019
industry5.831%2019
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Agriculture

Land use
DESCRIPTIONVALUEUNITSYEAR
arable land5.556%2018
forests18.519%2018
Agriculture - products - Roots and tubers
DESCRIPTIONVALUEUNITSYEAR
potatoes0.9251000 t2018
roots and tubers, total1.0861000 t2018
Agriculture - products - Vegetables
DESCRIPTIONVALUEUNITSYEAR
cabbages0.2541000 t2018
carrots and turnips0.3621000 t2018
Agriculture - products - Pulses
DESCRIPTIONVALUEUNITSYEAR
beans, green0.0231000 t2018
Agriculture - products - Fruits
DESCRIPTIONVALUEUNITSYEAR
fruits, total0.3261000 t2018
Agriculture - products - Tropical fruits
DESCRIPTIONVALUEUNITSYEAR
bananas0.3261000 t2018
Agriculture - areas harvested - Roots and tubers
DESCRIPTIONVALUEUNITSYEAR
potatoes0.0381000 ha2018
sweet potatoes0.0141000 ha2018
Agriculture - areas harvested - Vegetables
DESCRIPTIONVALUEUNITSYEAR
cabbages0.0131000 ha2018
carrots and turnips0.0191000 ha2018
Agriculture - areas harvested - Pulses
DESCRIPTIONVALUEUNITSYEAR
beans, green0.0051000 ha2018
Agriculture - areas harvested - Tropical fruits
DESCRIPTIONVALUEUNITSYEAR
bananas0.0211000 ha2018
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Forests-Livestock-Fishing

Livestock - Cattle
DESCRIPTIONVALUEUNITSYEAR
cattle0.641000 heads2018
cattle and buffaloes0.641000 heads2018
Livestock - Pigs
DESCRIPTIONVALUEUNITSYEAR
pigs0.8091000 heads2018
Livestock - Goats
DESCRIPTIONVALUEUNITSYEAR
goats0.3711000 heads2018
Livestock - Equines
DESCRIPTIONVALUEUNITSYEAR
asses0.0061000 heads2018
asses and mules0.0071000 heads2018
Livestock - Poultry
DESCRIPTIONVALUEUNITSYEAR
birds52$1000 heads2018
Livestock - Livestock products
DESCRIPTIONVALUEUNITSYEAR
eggs0.3651000 t2018
hides and skins0.0041000 t2018
Fishing
DESCRIPTIONVALUEUNITSYEAR
crustaceans and molluscs40$t2019
marine fishes344t2019
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Energy

Electric energy - Generated
DESCRIPTIONVALUEUNITSYEAR
- thermal602M kWh2018
non-renewable electricity generation100%2018
Electric energy - Installed capacity
DESCRIPTIONVALUEUNITSYEAR
- thermal1711000 kW2018
Electric energy - Total production and capacity
DESCRIPTIONVALUEUNITSYEAR
total net generation602M kWh2018
total installed capacity1711000 kW2018
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Industry

Industry - Various
DESCRIPTIONVALUEUNITSYEAR
chemicals production1.192M US$2018
food, beverages and tobacco production3.478M US$2018
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Trade

Composition of goods exports
DESCRIPTIONVALUEUNITSYEAR
manufactures84.284% of goods exports2019
food products14.477% of goods exports2019
Merchandise Export
DESCRIPTIONVALUEUNITSYEAR
202013$M US$ -
201916$M US$ -
Merchandise Import
DESCRIPTIONVALUEUNITSYEAR
2020806M US$ -
20191 152M US$ -
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Tourism

International Tourism
DESCRIPTIONVALUEUNITSYEAR
Expenditures340M US$2018
Number of arrivals269 000units2019
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Communications

Communication - Transport
DESCRIPTIONVALUEUNITSYEAR
Merchant fleet147units2021
Merchant fleet, gross tonnage10 497 857t2021
Communication - Media and telecommunication
DESCRIPTIONVALUEUNITSYEAR
Broadband subscribers361.75per 1000 pop.2017
Computers225per 1000 pop.2004
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Social and welfare

Social statistics - Education
DESCRIPTIONVALUEUNITSYEAR
Expected years of schooling12.711years2015
Graduates142units2018
Social statistics - Students and Teachers by level
DESCRIPTIONVALUEUNITSYEAR
Students, primary level4 147units2015
Students, secondary level4 040units2015
Social statistics - Health
DESCRIPTIONVALUEUNITSYEAR
Hospital beds22.6per 1000 pop.2003
Physicians1.9per 1000 pop.2003
Research
DESCRIPTIONVALUEUNITSYEAR
Research and development spending0.26% of GDP2018
Other social indicators
DESCRIPTIONVALUEUNITSYEAR
Access to electricity100%2019
Access to improved drinking-water source99.903%2017
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