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Grenada

Grenada This sweet little island nation situated in the Caribbean Sea, can offer you beautiful beaches,lagoons, Fort George that will give you a great view of the harbour,or see the national museum, filled with many special things kept through history. The weather is always nice, so all you do is go out and explore.

Area: 344 Km²
Population: 89.200 (2001 est.)
Density: 259 pop/Km²

System of government: Parliamentary Democracy
Capital: St. George's (30.000 pop.)
Major cities: -
Ethnic majority: Black 84%, Mulatto 12%, Asian 3%, White 1%
Border countries: -

Principal mountains: Mount Saint Catherine 840 m
Principal rivers: -
Principal lakes: -
Principal islands: Grenada 305 Km², Carriacou 34 Km²
Climate: Tropical

Language: English (official), English-Creole, French patois
Religion: Catholic 64%, Anglican 22%
Currency: East Caribbean Dollar (XCD)

Fixed public holidays: 1/1, 7/2, 1/5, 25/10, 25/12, 26/12
Dialling code: 001-473
GMT: -4

World Heritage List: -