Virgin Islands (British)

Population: 20,812 (July 2001 est.)

Languages: English (official)

Background: First settled by the Dutch in 1648, the islands were soon after (1672) annexed by the English. The economy is closely tied to the larger and more populous US Virgin Islands to the west; the US dollar is the legal currency.

Currency: U.S. Dollar (USD, US$1 = US$1)

Data from CIA World Factbook. Click on CIA link for more. Click on map or flag for larger images.


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Typographic People from Virgin Islands (British)


Related Links

 · CIA World Factbook: Virgin Islands (British)
 · Ethnologue: Languages of Virgin Islands (British)