Area: 53 sq km
Population: 35 746 inhab. (estimate 2016)
Density: 674.45 inhab./sq km
Coordinates: lat. 18° N; long. 63° W
Capital: Marigot (chief town) 3 688 inhab. (2014);
Currency: euro (100 cents)
DST not applied
Politics and current affairs
Saint-Martin has been an overseas collectivity of Metropolitan France since 2007, following the referendum of 2003 when the inhabitants chose to separate from Guadeloupe. It is administered by a Territorial Council (23 members) elected directly for a six-year term and is represented in Paris by one senator.
The northern part of the island of the same name in the Lesser Antilles, 300 km north of Guadeloupe.
|Population by age and gender (% - 2018)|
|Balance of trade||- 805||M US$||2018|
Social and welfare
|Access to electricity||100||%||2017|