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Saint Kitts and Nevis is a dual-island nation situated between the Atlantic Ocean and Caribbean Sea. It's known for cloud-shrouded mountains and beaches. Many of its former sugar plantations are now inns or atmospheric ruins. The larger of the 2 islands, Saint Kitts, is dominated by the dormant Mount Liamuiga volcano, home to a crater lake, green vervet monkeys and rainforest crisscrossed with hiking trails.

Languages: English

 

Ethnic Groups: predominantly black; some British, Portuguese, and Lebanese

 

Belief Systems: Anglican, other Protestant, Roman Catholic

 

Demographics:

Population: 51538 people (World Rank: 214th) (2014 estimate)
Population Density: 511 people/mi^2 (People per Square Mile) (World Rank: 68th) (2014 estimate)
Population Growth: 0.804 %/yr (World Rank: 145th) (2013 estimate)
Life Expectancy: 73.2 years (World Rank: 128th) (2009 estimate)

 

Sites for More Information:

 

Map of Saint Kitts and Nevis
Map from the University of Texas Library

United Nations Country Profile for Saint Kitts and Nevis

Wikipedia Entry for Saint Kitts and Nevis

Current News in Saint Kitts and Nevis

Saint Kitts and Nevis - Facts and Information 1
Columbia Encyclopedia Entry for Saint Kitts and Nevis

Saint Kitts and Nevis - Facts and Information 2
The World Factbook Entry for Saint Kitts and Nevis
 

Culture and Tourism:

Traveling to Saint Kitts and Nevis 1
from travelnotes.org

Traveling to Saint Kitts and Nevis 2

Events in Saint Kitts and Nevis

 

Travel Guide for Saint Kitts and Nevis
Wikitravel Entry for Saint Kitts and Nevis

Government Related:

Embassy of Saint Kitts and Nevis
in Washington D.C.

Government Websites of Saint Kitts and Nevis
Directory of government Websites and other links by Gunnar Anzinger.


Local Weather Conditions


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