The official language is Dutch - English and the Netherlands Antillean guilder (US dollar available) is the currency of the Sint Maarten. The domain is .sx and the country code is +1-721.
National day is celebrated on 11 Jan 2023. Every country in the world has national symbols including national animal, national flower, motto, etc and Sint Maarten is no exception.
In Sint Maarten, Football is considered as a national sport, and it is a passion of many Sint Maartener people. Maarten's Guavaberry is not only a traditional drink, but one of the national drink of Sint Maarten. As poetry is a highly appreciated art, many poets like Lasana M. Sekou represent a national Sint Maartener symbol.
The current president of Sint Maarten is Willem-Alexander (Monarch) and Silveria Jacobs is the Prime Minister.
In Sint Maarten the power plugs and sockets are of type A, B. The standard voltage is 110 V and the frequency is 60 Hz.
The Sint Maartener national anthem was written by Gerard Kemps and composed by Gerard Kemps.
|Former name(s)||Island Territory of Sint Maarten|
|Official name(s)||Sint Maarten|
|Alternative name(s)||The Friendly Island|
|Regional location||Caribbean, located in the Leeward Islands (northern) group; French part of the island of Saint Martin in the Caribbean Sea; Saint Martin lies east of the US Virgin Islands|
|Country name etymology||The island was named by Christopher Columbus in honour of St Martin of Tours.|
|Climate||Temperature averages 80-85 degrees all year long; low humidity, gentle trade winds, brief, intense rain showers; hurricane season stretches from July to November|
|Terrain||Wooded mountains rising from white sandy beaches|
|Language(s)||Dutch - English|
|Religion||Roman Catholic, Pentecostal, Methodist, Seventh-day Adventist, Hindu & Buddhist, Sikh, Rastafarian)|
|Currency||Netherlands Antillean guilder (US dollar available)|
|Ethnicity||Afro-Caribbean, European, Chinese, East Indian, and mixed|
|Head of government||Prime Minister|
|Driving side||Drive on the Right-hand side|
|Total area||87 km2 (34 sq mi)|
|Average elevation||424 m (1391 ft)|
|Mains electricity||110 V|
|Emergency telephone numbers||Emergency Telephone Numbers|
The National animal of Sint Maarten is Brown Pelican
The National flower of Sint Maarten is Yellow Sage. Botanical name is Lantana camara.
The National bird of Sint Maarten is Pelican