The official language is Dutch, Papiamento and the Aruban florin is the currency of the Aruba. The domain is .aw and the country code is +297.
National day is celebrated on 1 Jan 1986. Every country in the world has national symbols including national animal, national flower, motto, etc and Aruba is no exception.
In Aruba, Football is considered as a national sport, and it is a passion of many Aruban people. No Official National drink is not only a traditional drink, but one of the national drink of Aruba. As poetry is a highly appreciated art, many poets like represent a national Aruban symbol.
The country was founded by Betico Croes. The current president of Aruba is Willem-Alexander (Monarch) and Evelyn Wever-Croes is the Prime Minister.
In Aruba the power plugs and sockets are of type A, B, F. The standard voltage is 127 V and the frequency is 60 Hz.
The Aruban national anthem was written by Juan Chabaya ‘Padu’ Lampe and composed by Rufo Inocencio Wever.
|Regional location||Caribbean, island in the Caribbean Sea, north of Venezuela|
|Country name etymology||The name Aruba most likely came from the Caquetio Oruba which means "Well situated island".|
|Climate||Tropical marine; little seasonal temperature variation|
|Terrain||Flat with a few hills; scant vegetation|
|National Day||1 Jan 1986|
|Ethnicity||Aruban, Colombian, Dutch, Dominican, Venezuelan, Curaçaoan & Haitian|
|Head of government||Prime Minister|
|Driving side||Drive on the Right-hand side|
|Total area||180 km2 (69 sq mi)|
|Average elevation||217 ft|
|Mains electricity||127 V|
|Emergency telephone numbers||Emergency Telephone Numbers|
The National animal of Aruba is Burrowing Owl
The National flower of Aruba is Wanglo. Botanical name is Tribulus cistoides.
The National bird of Aruba is Prikichi