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Antigua and Barbuda

Antigua and Barbuda

Antigua and Barbuda ( (listen); an-TEE-g(w)ə ... bar-B(Y)OO-də) is an island sovereign state in the West Indies in the Americas, lying between the Caribbean Sea and the Atlantic Ocean. It consists of two major islands, Antigua and Barbuda, and a number of smaller islands (including Great Bird, Green, Guiana, Long, Maiden and York Islands and further south, the island of Redonda). The permanent population numbers about 95,900 (2018 est.), with 97% being resident on Antigua. The capital and largest port and city is St. John's on Antigua, with Codrington being the largest town on Barbuda. Lying near each other (the main Barbuda airport is less than 0.5° of latitude, or 56 kilometres (30 nautical miles), north of the main Antigua airport), Antigua and Barbuda are in the middle of the Leeward Islands, part of the Lesser Antilles, roughly at 17°N of the equator. The island of Antigua was explored by Christopher Columbus in 1493 and named for the Church of Santa María La Antigua. Antigua was colonised by Britain in 1632; Barbuda island was first colonised in 1678. Antigua and Barbuda joined the West Indies Federation in 1958. With the breakup of the federation, it became one of the West Indies Associated States i... [More]
  • Last : 10,119
  • High : 10,215.5
  • Low : 10,051.4
  • Max Fluctuation : 71.1
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.25%
  • Open : 10,118.9
  • Time : 05:20:13
  • Yesterday : 10,065.4
  • Change % : 0.53%
  • Change : 53.6
  • Last : 1,602.72
  • High : 1,604.81
  • Low : 1,599.61
  • Max Fluctuation : 0.65
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.05%
  • Open : 1,602.31
  • Time : 05:21:34
  • Yesterday : 1,602.07
  • Change % : 0.04%
  • Change : 0.65
  • Last : 52.38
  • High : 52.45
  • Low : 52.19
  • Max Fluctuation : 0.09
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.25%
  • Open : 52.31
  • Time : 05:17:14
  • Yesterday : 52.34
  • Change % : 0.08%
  • Change : 0.04
  • Last : 0.9234
  • High : 0.927
  • Low : 0.9234
  • Max Fluctuation : -
  • Max Fluctuation % : -
  • Open : 0.9268
  • Time : 05:21:22
  • Yesterday : 0.9267
  • Change % : 0.36%
  • Change : 0.0033

Antigua and Barbuda Economic Indicators + Forecasts

  • Actual

  • Forecast

Indicator Last Time Previous Range Frequency Metric

Deposit Interest Rate

1.65 18 Dec 1.76 1.65 : 12 Yearly %

Ease of Doing Business

0 19 Dec 112 44 : 113 Yearly

GDP

1.62 18 Dec 1.51 0.08 : 1.62 Yearly USD Billion

GDP Per Capita Ppp

23768.50 18 Dec 22856 17473 : 26545 Yearly USD

GDP per capita

15061.59 18 Dec 14483 5193 : 16821 Yearly USD

IP Addresses

0 17 Mar 14608 9015 : 17793 Quarterly

Internet Speed

0 17 Mar 2330 1094 : 2739 Quarterly

Sales Tax Rate

15.00 20 Dec 15 15 : 15 Yearly %
Indicator Actual Q2/19 Q3/19 Q4/19 Q1/20 2020 Metric
Deposit Interest Rate 1.65 1.15 1.15 1.15 1.15 1.15 %
GDP 1.62 1.7 1.7 1.7 1.7 1.8 USD Billion
GDP Per Capita Ppp 23768.50 25000 25000 25000 25000 25800 USD
GDP per capita 15061.59 16000 16000 16000 16000 16500 USD
Sales Tax Rate 15.00 15 15 15 15 15 %