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Barbados FlagMajor cities : Bridgetown (Capital).
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Barbados Information

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ISO 3166-1BB - BRB - 052
NATO country codeBB - BRB
FIPS 10-4 codeBB
ContinentAmericas / Caribbean
Barbados CapitalBridgetown
Official languageEnglish
Name of the inhabitantsBarbadian
Barbados National Day30 November
Barbados Currency Barbadian dollar (BBD)
Barbados 17.5 %
Barbados Calling code+1-246
Barbados Country domain code .bb
Barbados Vehicle registration plateBDS
Traveling direction Left
Time zone UTC -4:00
International organizationUnited Nations
Commonwealth of Nations
Group of 77
Caribbean Community
Barbados National anthemIn Plenty and In Time of Need

Barbados Head of state

QueenÉlisabeth II (1966)
Prime ministerMia Mottley (2018)
Governor-GeneralSandra Mason (2018)
Sandra Mason (2021)

Barbados Religion

List of the main religions practiced in Barbados.

  1. Protestantism 67 %
  2. Christianity 4 %
  3. Other29 %

Barbados Data

Different data, numbers and statistics of Barbados (Inhabitants, population, economy).

Area431 km² (166 sq mi)
Number of inhabitants286,000 population (2018) Chart
Population Density 663.6 /km² (1,718.6 /sq mi)
Length of coastline97 km
Life expectancy75.5 Year (2015), ♀ : 77.9 Year, ♂ : 73.1 Year
Average years of schooling 10.5 Year (2015)
Human Development Index 0.800 (2018)
Gross domestic product5 Billions US$ (2018) Chart
Annual change: -0.5 %
17,961 US$ per capita
Unemployment10.1 % of labor force (2018) Chart
Inflation3.6 % (2018) Chart
Credit rating
  • Standard & Poor's: BB+ (Negative, 20 February 2012)
  • Moody's: Caa3 (Stable, 9 March 2017)

Barbados Chart

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Number of inhabitants, Gross domestic product, Unemployment, Inflation

Barbados Covid-19

Incident rate1,279.37
Case fatality ratio1.14785 %
Last updated : 2 April 2021

Barbados Natural resource

List of major natural resources classified by importance.
  1. Natural gas
  2. Petroleum
  3. Fish

Barbados Agriculture

Listing of major crops and products starting with the most important.
  1. Vegetables
  2. Sugarcane
  3. Cotton

Barbados Map

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Barbados Weather (Bridgetown)

Today's weather and weather forecasts of Barbados for the next days to come (The measurements and forecasts are those of Bridgetown).

Barbados Electricity

Electrical standard in Barbados (voltage, power outlet ...)

Voltage115 V
Frequency50 Hz
Power plugPower plug : A Power plug : B
Power socketPower socket : A Power socket : B

Barbados Airport

Below, find a list of the main Airport of Barbados classified by annual passenger transit.

Grantley Adams International Airport

Barbados Hotel

Here is a list of hotel in Barbados selected by our teams for their qualities. Click the hotel of your choice to find out the availability of rooms by your travel dates.

Hotel Coconut Grove 8 Luxury VillaCoconut Grove 8 Luxury Villa
Located within the famous Royal Westmoreland Resort, this luxury villa features a private pool and sun deck with golf course views. Guests enjoy free access to resort facilities... view more
Hotel Pirate's InnPirate's Inn

Located 5 km from downtown Bridgetown and 3 minutes from Accra Beach, this 2-story inn features a large courtyard with pool and deck. Free Wi-FI is offered in all areas... view more
$US 153
Hotel Merriville Guest HouseMerriville Guest House
Merriville Guest House is located on Barbados' Caribbean coast near Bridgetown and is only a 2-minute walk from the island’s beautiful white-sand beaches. It features Wi-Fi access for a fee and parking... view more
Hotel Malfranza ApartmentsMalfranza Apartments
Haggatt Hall
Malfranza Apartments is 7 minutes’ drive from Bridgetown City Centre and 2 km from Sherbourne Conference Centre. It features an extensive garden, free private parking and free Wi-Fi throughout... view more
$US 70
Hotel Travellers PalmTravellers Palm

This resort is located near the shores of the Caribbean Sea, less than 1 km from the shopping in Holetown’s city centre. It offers an on-site restaurant, outdoor pool, and free Wi-Fi... view more
$US 147
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Barbados Olympic Games

List of participations in the Summer and Winter Olympics of Barbados and the number of medals won.

SummerParticipation : 12Gold medalSilver medalBronze medalTotal
Medal 0011
TotalParticipation : 12Gold medalSilver medalBronze medalTotal
Medal 0011
Olympic Games »

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