SAINT VINCENT AND THE GRENADINES


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Flag

Coat of Arms

Territory
389 km2 (184th)

Capital
Kingstown

Language
English-Vincentian Creole

Motto
'Peace and Justice'

National Flower
Soufriere Tree (Spachea Perforatais)

National Animal
Saint Vincent amazon (Amazona guildingii)

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Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Flag

Saint Vincent and the Grenadines is a nation in the Lesser Antilles island circular segment, in the southern segment of the Windward Islands, which lies in the West Indies at the southern end of the eastern fringe of the Caribbean Sea where the last meets the Atlantic Ocean. The sovereign state is additionally habitually referred to just as Saint Vincent. Its 389 km2 (150 sq mi) region comprises of the primary island of Saint Vincent and the northern 66% of the Grenadines, which are a chain of 32 littler islands including Saint Vincent. A portion of The littler chain of islands which as known as the Grenadine Islands incorporates those that are occupied: Bequia, Mustique, Union Island, Canouan, Palm Island, Mayreau, Young Island and those that are uninhabited: Tobago cays (Includes Petit Rameau, Petit Bateau, Baradal, Petit Tabac and Jamesby), Petit Saint Vincent, Baliceaux, Bettowia, Quatre, Petite mustique, Savan and Petit Nevis. The vast majority of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines exists in the Hurricane Alley. Toward the north of Saint Vincent lies Saint Lucia and toward the east is Barbados. Holy person Vincent and the Grenadines is a thickly populated nation for its size (more than 300 occupants/km2). Kingstown is the capital and principle port. Holy person Vincent has a French and British pilgrim history, and is presently part of the Organization of Eastern Caribbean States, CARICOM, the Commonwealth of Nations, the Bolivarian Alliance for the Americas and the Community of Latin American and Caribbean States (CELAC).


Coat of Arms


Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Coat of Arms

Territory


Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Map

389 km2 (184th)


Capital


Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Capital

Kingstown

Kingstown is the capital, boss port, and primary business focus of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines. With a populace of 16,500 (2010), Kingstown is the most crowded settlement in the nation. It is the middle for the island's horticultural industry and a port of passage for visitors. The city exists in the ward of Saint George in the south-west corner of Saint Vincent. The cutting edge capital, Kingstown, was established by French pilgrims not long after 1722, in spite of the fact that Saint Vincent had 196 years of British standard before her autonomy.


Languague


Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Languague

English-Vincentian Creole



Motto


Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Motto

'Peace and Justice'



National Flower


Saint Vincent and the Grenadines National Flower

Soufriere Tree (Spachea Perforatais)

Spachea is a variety in the Malpighiaceae, a group of around 75 genera of blossoming plants in the request Malpighiales. Spachea contains 6 types of bushes and trees developing in wet backwoods. One animal varieties (S. martiana) happens in Cuba, 2 species in southern Central America with one of those likewise in contiguous Colombia, and 3 species in northern South America (counting Trinidad). Spachea correae, local to Costa Rica and Panama, is recorded in the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Spachea perforata, basic name soufriere tree, is the national blossom of St. Vincent and the Grenadines.


National Animal


Saint Vincent and the Grenadines National Animal

Saint Vincent amazon (Amazona guildingii)

The Saint Vincent amazon (Amazona guildingii) otherwise called Saint Vincent parrot, is a substantial, around 40 cm long, multi-shaded amazon parrot with a yellowish white, blue and green head, greenish-bronze upperparts plumage, and violet blue-green wings. The fledgling is a 40 centimeters (16 in) long, for the most part green, multi-hued amazon parrot with a yellowish white, blue and green head, greenish-bronze upperparts, dim feet, rosy eye, and violet blue-green wings. Its tail plumes are blue with wide yellow tips. There is a less yellow-darker transform and a less basic green transform. It has dim feet and rosy eyes. Both genders are comparable. The youthful has lighter plumage and dark colored iris.


Demonym(s)

Vincentian-Vincy

Population

109,643
(2016 estimate)

Currency

East Caribbean dollar (XCD)

Time Zone

UTC−4

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