Virgin Islands (U.S.)

Population: 122,211 (July 2001 est.)

Languages: English (official), Spanish, Creole

Background: During the 17th century, the archipelago was divided into two territorial units, one English and the other Danish. Sugarcane, produced by slave labor, drove the islands' economy during the 18th and early 19th centuries. In 1917, the US purchased the...

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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Related Links

 · CIA World Factbook: Virgin Islands (U.S.)
 · Ethnologue: Languages of Virgin Islands (U.S.)