National Symbols of Montserrat

Montserrat is a country in North America. It shares borders with the following countries: The capital of Montserrat is Plymouth (de jure).

The official language is English and the East Caribbean dollar is the currency of the Montserrat. The domain is .ms and the country code is +1-664.

National day is celebrated on 28 Jun 2022. Every country in the world has national symbols including national animal, national flower, motto, etc and Montserrat is no exception.

In Montserrat, Cricket is considered as a national sport, and it is a passion of many Montserratian people. Punch Rum is not only a traditional drink, but one of the national drink of Montserrat. As poetry is a highly appreciated art, many poets like Not Declared represent a national Montserratian symbol.

The country was founded by Father Ignacio Duarte Quirós. The current president of Montserrat is Andrew Pierce (Governor) and Joseph Easton Taylor-Farrell (Premier) is the Prime Minister.

In Montserrat the power plugs and sockets are of type A, B. The standard voltage is 230 V and the frequency is 60 Hz.

The Montserratian national anthem was written by Howard Fergus and composed by George Irish.

Country information

Official name(s) The Crown Colony of Montserrat
Alternative name(s) Montsarat
Regional location Caribbean, island in the Caribbean Sea, southeast of Puerto Rico
Country name etymology "Montserrat" means "serrated mountain" in Catalan.
Climate Tropical; little daily or seasonal temperature variation
Terrain Volcanic island, mostly mountainous, with small coastal lowland
Population 4,992
Language(s)English
ReligionProtestant (includes Anglican, Methodist, Pentecostal, Seventh Day Adventist and Church of God), Roman Catholic
Country code +1-664
Literacy rate 97%
Currency East Caribbean dollar
Capital city Plymouth (de jure)
ISO MS
Domain(TLD) .ms
Ethnicity African/black, mixed  Hispanic/Spanish (of any race, including white), non-Hispanic Caucasian/white, East Indian/Indian
Head of government Premier
Nationality Montserratian
Driving side Drive on the Left-hand side
Date format dd/mm/yyyy
Total area 102 km2 (39 sq mi)
Timezone UTC-4:00 (AST)
Average elevation 458 m (1,499 ft)
Coastline 40 Km
Mains electricity 230 V
Emergency telephone numbers Emergency Telephone Numbers

Coat of arms

Flag map of Montserrat

Flag map of Montserrat

Motto of Montserrat

"A people of excellence, moulded by nature, nurtured by God"

National animal of Montserrat

The National animal of Montserrat is Montserrat oriole

National Animal of Montserrat - Montserrat oriole

National flower of Montserrat

The National flower of Montserrat is The Red Heliconia. Botanical name is Heliconia Rostrata.

National flower of Montserrat - The Red Heliconia

National bird of Montserrat

The National bird of Montserrat is Montserrat Oriole

National bird of Montserrat - Montserrat Oriole

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