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Brief country profile on health management

Antigua & Barbuda

Capital: St. John's
Population: 86,000
Land Surface: 440 km2
Population Density: 291persons/km2
Urban Population: 30.4%
Population Growth Rate: 1.3%
Currency: East Caribbean Dollar

2 - Socioeconomics Indicators:

SOCIOECONOMIC INDICATORS

Position in the HDI:

47*

GDP per capita 

$18,691 (2009 in US dollars)*

Human Poverty Level

 

*UNDP Human Development Report 2009

3 - Administrative Divisions: Antigua and Barbuda is divided into six parishes and two dependencies.

Parish

Capital

Surface Area (Km2)

Estimated population

St. John

St. John's

68 

35,635

St. George

Parham

26 

4,473 

St. Peter

Parham

33 

3,622 

St. Phillip

Carlisle

41 

2,964

St. Paul

Nelson's Dockyard

46 

6,117 

St. Mary

Bolands

65 

5,303 

Barbuda

Codrington

161 

1,241 

Redonda

 

 1 

 0 

 

 

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