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The bahamas. Isabel & Octy. Basic Geography. Atlantic Ocean. Size-5,382 sq mile Capital-Nassau Major landmarks- Atlantic Ocean, the out island Bodies of water- Atlantic Ocean

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The bahamas

The bahamas

Isabel & Octy


Basic geography

Basic Geography

Atlantic Ocean

  • Size-5,382 sq mile

  • Capital-Nassau

  • Major landmarks- Atlantic Ocean, the out island

  • Bodies of water- Atlantic Ocean

  • Climate-The year, rang 20 to 21 degrees C at night. Sea temperature rang between 23 degrees C in February and 28 degrees C in August

  • Natural resource- Salt, Aragonite, Timber, Arable land

Nassau

Aragonite


Demography economy

Bahamian people

Demography & Economy

  • Population-309,156

  • Mortality rate-23.17

  • GDP-8.779 billion

  • Ethnic group- Black 85%,White 12%,Asian & Hispanic 3%

  • Government & leadership-constitution parliamentary democracy & a common wealth realm

  • Currency name-Bahamian dollars

  • Exchange rate- Its worth the same as U.S dollars

Bahamiandollar

Bahamian coin


History

Sound Andros

history

  • Independence-July 1973

  • Leader- Hon Perry G. Christie

  • Important events-epitome, Junkanoo, The annual 1bahamas Music & Heritage festival

Hon Perry g. Christie

Junkanoo


Society

Society

  • Religion- Baptist 32%, Anglican 20%, Roman Catholic 19%, Methodist 6%, Church of God 6%, other Protestant 12%, none or unknown 3%, other 2%

  • Language-English with an accent

  • Food-meat fish, peas and rice, chicken, fish, Macaroni and chess, ribs, conch, potato salad and plantain

  • Marriage- same as U.S marriage custom


Required images

Required images

Hon Perry G. Christie


Resource

resource

  • www.wiki.answer.com

  • www.androsbeachclub.com

  • www.travel.mapspfworld.com

  • www.images.google.com

  • www.southtravels.com

  • www.fags.org

  • www.cia.gov


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