Antigua and Barbuda is a country in North America. It shares borders with the following countries: St Kitts & Nevis, Saint Barthélemy, Anguilla, Andorra, . The capital of Antigua and Barbuda is Saint John's.
The official language is English and the Eastern Caribbean dollar is the currency of the Antigua and Barbuda. The domain is .ag and the country code is +268.
National day is celebrated on 1 Nov 1981. Every country in the world has national symbols including national animal, national flower, motto, etc and Antigua and Barbuda is no exception.
In Antigua and Barbuda, Cricket is considered as a national sport, and it is a passion of many Antiguan or Barbudan people. Rum is not only a traditional drink, but one of the national drink of Antigua and Barbuda. As poetry is a highly appreciated art, many poets like Not Declared represent a national Antiguan or Barbudan symbol.
The country was founded by Christopher Columbus. The current president of Antigua and Barbuda is Queen – Elizabeth II (Monarch) and Gaston Browne is the Prime Minister.
In Antigua and Barbuda the power plugs and sockets are of type A, B. The standard voltage is 230 V and the frequency is 60 Hz.
The Antiguan or Barbudan national anthem was written by Novelle Hamilton Richards and composed by Walter Garnet Picart Chambers.
|Official name(s)||Antigua and Barbuda|
|Alternative name(s)||Antigua and Barbuda (official, English)|
|Regional location||Caribbean, islands between the Caribbean Sea and the North Atlantic Ocean, east-southeast of Puerto Rico|
|Country name etymology||Antigua: "Ancient", corrected from earlier Antego, a truncation of the Spanish Santa Maria la Antigua. Barbuda: "Bearded" in Spanish, corrected from earlier Barbado, Berbuda & Barbouthos.|
|Climate||Tropical maritime; little seasonal temperature variation|
|Terrain||Mostly low-lying limestone and coral islands, with some higher volcanic areas|
|National Day||1 Nov 1981|
|Currency||Eastern Caribbean dollar|
|Capital city||Saint John's|
|Ethnicity||Black & Mulatto|
|Head of government||Prime Minister|
|Nationality||Antiguan or Barbudan|
|Driving side||Drive on the Left-hand side|
|Total area||440 km2 (170 sq mi)|
|Average elevation||202 m (659 ft)|
|Mains electricity||230 V|
|Emergency telephone numbers||Emergency Telephone Numbers|
The National animal of Antigua and Barbuda is Fallow deer
The National flower of Antigua and Barbuda is Agave Karatto (Dagger log). Botanical name is Agave.
The National bird of Antigua and Barbuda is Magnificent frigatebird
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