Information of Bahamas (the)

Full information of Bahamas (the) such as: flag, country code 2 (alpha2), alpha3 code, language code, city Bahamas (the), Total area Bahamas (the), Calling code Bahamas (the), Currency Bahamas (the), GDP per capita Bahamas (the), Population Bahamas (the), ... You can also copy information, download high quality size image of the flag of Bahamas (the), DownloadaClub.Com helps you find the most complete information of this Bahamas (the) country. Bahamian islands are located in the southeast direction from Florida and it have slightly over 300,000 inhabitants. These islands used to be a British colony until gaining the independence in 1973, when the current flag of the Bahamas was adopted as well. Afterwards, the economy has begun to focus on tourism and trade and this trend remained till nowadays. At the same time, a drug trafficking is a big issue and a large part of the workforce migrates to the USA every year. The black wedge on the left side of the flag is supposed to represent the black population of the island, blue stripes stand for the Caribbean Sea and the Atlantic Ocean. The yellow stripe should evoke the sun, sand, and beautiful local beaches.
Country codesBS, BHS (ISO 3166-1)
Official nameCommonwealth of the Bahamas
Capital cityNassau
ContinentNorth America
Member ofUnited Nations, Commonwealth of Nations, Organization of American States, Caribbean Community
Population385 340 (2019)
Total area13 943 km2
Highest pointMount Alvernia on Cat Island (63 m, 207 ft)
Lowest pointNorth Atlantic Ocean
GDP per capitaUSD 32 218 (World Bank, 2018)
CurrencyBahamian dollar (USD, BSD)
Calling code+1242

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