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British Virgin Islands
(1,550 words)

The Overseas Territory of the Virgin Islands

Demographics (United Nations)

Population

32,600

Area

150 sq. km (59 sq. mi)

Population density

210/sq. km (550/sq. mi)

Growth rate p.a.

1.62% (per 1,000: births 15, deaths 7)

Under 15 years

22%

Urban dwellers

49% (1.73% p.a.)

Capital city

Road Town 14,300

Languages & peoples (World Christian Database)

Mother tongues

89% Virgin Islands Creole English, 7% English, 3% Hindi

Peoples

84% West Indian Black; …

Cite this page
“British Virgin Islands”, in: World Christian Encyclopedia Online, Todd M. Johnson, Gina A. Zurlo. Consulted online on 10 August 2022 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2666-6855_WCEO_COM_02VGB>
First published online: 2020



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