Where is Cayman Islands?

Located in the Caribbean, Cayman Islands is an island nation.The country is not currently involved in any territory disputes.

Cayman Islands is a North American country covering 264.00 km2. This makes it the 32nd smallest region in the world and about 10 times smaller than Rhode Island. Its geographic coordinates are 19 30 N, 80 30 W and George Town is the capital city.

Its ISO code is KY.

Geography

Cayman Islands has a mean elevation of 0 m above sea level. Its lowest elevation is Caribbean Sea. Its highest elevation is The Bluff on Cayman Brac which is 43m above tall.

It has a tropical marine climate with warm, rainy summers and cool, dry winters. Its terrain is made up of low-lying limestone and coral reefs.

Population

Cayman Islands has a population of 57,268 making it the 205th largest in the world. The majority of the population lives on Grand Cayman Island.

English is the official language as well as the most widely spoken. The majority ethnic groups reported are mized, white, and black. The population is mostly Protestant with a Roman Catholic minority.

The dialing code for the country is -344.

Government

It is an overseas territory of the United Kingdom. Its constitution was last ratified in 1972.

Economy

Factoring in Purchasing Power Parity, Cayman Islands's GDP is $2,507,000,000.00 (USD) with $43,800.00 (USD) per capita. This makes it the 190th largest economy and its citizens the 35th richest in the world. The currency of Cayman Islands is the Dollar (KYD). Its main exports are turtle products and manufactured consumer goods. foodstuffs, manufactured goods, and fuels.

This page was last modified on September 6th, 2017