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Basic facts
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The country 
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Capital: The Valley
Area: 96 sq km; 37 sq miles
Population: 12,132 (July 2001 estimate)
Urbanisation: 
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Economy

Exports: Lobster, fish, livestock, salt

Industry: Tourism, boat building, offshore financial services

Agriculture: Small quantities of tobacco, vegetables; cattle raising

Currency: East Caribbean dollar (EC$), consisting of 100 cents

Natural resources: 

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The people

Ethnic: Black

Language: English (official)

Religion: Anglican 40%, Methodist 33%, Seventh-Day Adventist 7%, Baptist 5%, Roman Catholic 3%, other 12%

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The history

Independence: None (overseas territory of the UK)

Government: None (overseas territory of the UK)

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