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Guadeloupe
(1,665 words)

Department of Guadeloupe

Demographics (United Nations)

Population

448,000

Area

1,800 sq. km (690 sq. mi)

Population density

250/sq. km (650/sq. mi)

Growth rate p.a.

-0.09% (per 1,000: births 11, deaths 9)

Under 15 years

17%

Urban dwellers

98% (-0.04% p.a.)

Capital city

Basse-Terre 58,200

Languages & peoples (World Christian Database)

Mother tongues

94% Saint Barthélemy Creole French, 3% Haitian Creole, 2% French, 1% Tamil

Peoples

74% Fre…

Cite this page
“Guadeloupe”, in: World Christian Encyclopedia Online, Todd M. Johnson, Gina A. Zurlo. Consulted online on 31 July 2021 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2666-6855_WCEO_COM_02GLP>
First published online: 2020



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