Bahamas
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EDM code : Etudiants Du Monde / Students of the World.
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Bahamas - Physical geography

Area : 13 935 Km2
Water : 28 %
Lands under cultivation : 1 %
Forests : 16 %

Min. Height : 0 m (Atlantic Ocean)
Max. Height : 122 m (Cat Island)


Bahamas - Climate
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Temperatures ░C (degrees Celsius) in Nassau
Rainfall (mm) in Nassau
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Bahamas - People
Nationality : Bahamian
Main language(s) : English

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Population (2005) : 323 000 people
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Density : 23 people / Km2
Fertility rate : 2.27 children / woman
Life expectancy : 70 years
Urban population : 90 %

Main cities :
172 000 people Nassau (Capital ; New Providence island)


Bahamas - Economy
Currency : Dollar (BSD) = 100 Cents
Rate of exchange (Sept.2004) :

1 Euro = 1.21 Dollar (BSD)

GDP (Gross Domestic Product), 2002 : 5 billion dollars
GDP per capita, 2002 : 15480 dollars
GNP (Gross National Product), 2005 : 4.92 billion dollars
GNP per capita, 2005 : 15232 dollars


Bahamas - Miscellaneous information
MAIN NATURAL RESOURCES :
- Sugar cane
- Lobsters
- Sheeps
- Pigs
OTHER RESOURCES & PRODUCTS :
- Beer
- Rum
- Pharmaceuticals
SERVICES :
- Tourism
- Banks


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