National Symbols of Cayman Islands

Cayman Islands is a country in North America. It shares borders with the following countries: Cuba, Jamaica, Honduras, Bahamas, . The capital of Cayman Islands is George Town.

The official language is English and the Cayman Islands dollar is the currency of the Cayman Islands. The domain is .ky and the country code is +1-345.

National day is celebrated on 5 Dec 2022. Every country in the world has national symbols including national animal, national flower, motto, etc and Cayman Islands is no exception.

In Cayman Islands, Football is considered as a national sport, and it is a passion of many Caymanian people. Mudslide is not only a traditional drink, but one of the national drink of Cayman Islands. As poetry is a highly appreciated art, many poets like Not Declared represent a national Caymanian symbol.

The country was founded by Christopher Columbus. The current president of Cayman Islands is Martyn Roper (Governor) and Wayne Panton (Premier) is the Prime Minister.

In Cayman Islands the power plugs and sockets are of type A, B. The standard voltage is 120 V and the frequency is 60 Hz.

The Caymanian national anthem was written by N/A and composed by John Bull.

Country information

Official name(s) Cayman Islands
Alternative name(s) Caimanas, Caymanes, Las Tortugas
Regional location Caribbean, three-island group (Grand Cayman, Cayman Brac, Little Cayman) in Caribbean Sea, 240 km south of Cuba and 268 km northwest of Jamaica
Country name etymology The name is derived from the Carib Indian word for the marine crocodile, which is now known to have lived on the islands.
Climate Tropical marine; warm, rainy summers (May to October) and cool, relatively dry winters (November to April)
Terrain Low-lying limestone base surrounded by coral reefs
Population 65,720
Language(s) English
Religion Christianity
Country code +1-345
Literacy rate 98.9%
Currency Cayman Islands dollar
Capital city George Town
Domain(TLD) .ky
Ethnicity Mixed, black, white
Head of government Premier
Nationality Caymanian
Driving side Drive on the Left-hand side
Date format dd/mm/yyyy
Total area 264 km2 (102 sq mi)
Timezone UTC-5:00 (EST)
Average elevation 18 m (60 ft)
Coastline 160 Km
Mains electricity 120 V
Emergency telephone numbers Emergency Telephone Numbers

Coat of arms

Flag map of Cayman Islands

Flag map of Cayman Islands

Motto of Cayman Islands

"He hath founded it upon the sea"

National animal of Cayman Islands

The National animal of Cayman Islands is Parrot

National Animal of Cayman Islands - Parrot

National flower of Cayman Islands

The National flower of Cayman Islands is Wild Banana Orchid. Botanical name is Schomburgkia Thomsoniana.

National flower of Cayman Islands - Wild Banana Orchid

National bird of Cayman Islands

The National bird of Cayman Islands is Cayman Parrot

National bird of Cayman Islands - Cayman Parrot

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