Grenada

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Coordinates: 12°07′N 61°40′W / 12.117°N 61.667°W / 12.117; -61.667

Grenada
La Grenade (French)
Banner o Grenada
Banner
Coat o airms o Grenada
Coat o airms
Motto: "Ever Conscious of God We Aspire, Build and Advance as One People"[1]
Anthem: Hail Grenada
Map indicatin the location o Grenada in the Lesser Antilles
Map indicatin the location o Grenada in the Lesser Antilles
Caipital St. George's
12°03′N 61°45′W / 12.050°N 61.750°W / 12.050; -61.750
Lairgest ceety capital
Offeecial leids
Recognised regional leids Grenadian Creole Inglis
Grenadian Creole French
Ethnic groups (2001[2])
Demonym Grenadian[3]
Govrenment Pairlamentar democracy unner constitutional monarchy
• Monarch
Elizabeth II
Cécile La Grenade
Keith Mitchell
Legislatur Pairlament
Senate
Hoose o Representatives
Formation
Mairch 3, 1967
Februar 7, 1974
Mairch 13, 1979
• Constitution Restoration
December 4, 1984
Aurie
• Tot
348.5 km2 (134.6 sq mi) (185th)
• Watter (%)
1.6
Population
• 2016 estimate
107,317[4] (185t)
• Density
318.58/km2 (825.1/sq mi) (45t)
GDP (PPP) 2016 estimate
• Total
$1.457 billion[5]
• Per capita
$13,599[5]
GDP (nominal) 2016 estimate
• Total
$1 billion[5]
• Per capita
$9,332[5]
HDI (2014) Increase 0.750[6]
heich · 79th
Siller East Caribbean dollar (XCD)
Time zone (UTC−4)
• Summer (DST)
 (UTC−4)
Drives on the caur
Cawin code +1-473
ISO 3166 code GD
Internet TLD .gd
  1. Plus trace o Arawak / Carib.

Grenada (pronounced /ɡrɨˈneɪdə/ (deprecatit template)) is an island kintra an Commonweel Realm consistin o the island o Grenada an sax smawer islands at the soothren end o the Grenadines in the sootheastren Caribbean Sea. Grenada is locatit northwast o Trinidad an Tobago, northeast o Venezuela, an soothwast o Saunt Vincent an the Grenadines.

Grenada is an aa kent as the "Island o Spice" due tae the production o nitmug an mace crops o which Grenada is ane o the warld's lairgest exporters.

Its size is 344 square kilometres (133 sq mi), wi an estimatit population o 110,000. Its caipital is St. George's. The naitional bird o Grenada is the critically endangered Grenada Dove.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Government of Grenada Website". Retrieved 2007-11-01. 
  2. "Grenada". The World Factbook. Central Intelligence Agency (CIA). Retrieved 2012-03-19. 
  3. "About Grenada, Carriacou & Petite Martinique | GOV.gd". www.gov.gd. Retrieved 2017-07-31. 
  4. "World Population Prospects: The 2017 Revision". ESA.UN.org (custom data acquired via website). United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs, Population Division. Retrieved 10 September 2017. 
  5. 5.0 5.1 5.2 5.3 "Grenada". International Monetary Fund. 2016. Retrieved 1 Aprile 2016. 
  6. "2015 Human Development Report" (PDF). United Nations Development Programme. 2015. Retrieved 15 December 2015.