Sint Maarten

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Sint Maarten
Banner o Sint Maarten
Coat o airms o Sint Maarten
Banner Coat o airms
Motto: "Semper progrediens" (Laitin)
"Always progressin"
Location o  Sint Maarten  (circled in reid)in the Caribbean  (licht yellae)
Location o  Sint Maarten  (circled in reid)

in the Caribbean  (licht yellae)

Sint Maarten is locatit on the soothren hauf othe island o Saunt Martin.
Sint Maarten is locatit on the soothren hauf o
the island o Saunt Martin.
Capital Philipsburg
18°02′N 63°03′W / 18.033°N 63.050°W / 18.033; -63.050
Lairgest ceety Lower Prince's Quarter
Offeecial leids
Demonym St. Maartener
Sovereign state  Kinrick o the Netherlands
Govrenment Unitary pairlamentary representative democracy unner constitutional monarchy
• Monarch
Willem-Alexander
Eugene Holiday
William Marlin
Legislatur Estates o Sint Maarten
Autonomy within the Kinrick o the Netherlands
• Established
10 October 2010 (dissolution o the Netherlands Antilles)
Aurie
• Tot
34 km2 (13 sq mi)
• Watter (%)
negligible
Population
• 2011 census
33,609
• Density
1,110/km2 (2,874.9/sq mi) (10t)
GDP (PPP) 2003 estimate
• Total
$400 million
• Per capita
$11,400
Siller Netherlands Antillean guilder (ANG)
Time zone AST (UTC−4)
Drives on the right
Cawin code +1 721[2]
Internet TLD .sx, .an a
  1. ^ .an is tae be discontinued[3]

Sint Maarten (Dutch pronunciation: [sɪnt ˈmaːrtə(n)]) is an island kintra in the Caribbean. It is a constituent kintra o the Kinrick o the Netherlands.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Accordin tae Art. 1 para 2. Constitution o Sint Maarten: "The offeecial leids are Dutch an Inglis"
  2. Sint Maarten jyned the North American Nummerin Plan on 30 September 2011; it previously shared the kintra code +599 wi Curaçao an the Caribbean Netherlands."PL-423: Updated Information - Introduction of NPA 721 (Sint Maarten)" (PDF). North American Numbering Plan Administration. 2011-07-27. Retrieved 2011-07-29.  Permissive dialin, allaein the uise o +599, will be in place till 30 September 2012.
  3. "Registering .CW Domains". University of Curaçao. Retrieved 29 August 2014. 

Coordinates: 18°03′N 63°03′W / 18.050°N 63.050°W / 18.050; -63.050