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Atlas of Saint Kitts and Nevis

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Saint Kitts and Nevis

English Saint Kitts and Nevis - Federation of Saint Kitts and Nevis

The Federation of Saint Kitts and Nevis, aka Saint Christopher and Nevis, located in the Leeward Islands, is a unitary island nation in the Caribbean and the smallest nation in the Americas in both area and population. The capital city and government for the federated state is mainly on the larger island of Saint Kitts. The smaller state of ► Nevis lies about 3 km southeast of Saint Kitts. Although Saint Kitts and Nevis are geographically within the Leeward Islands, they are relatively close to a cluster of several other islands. To the north-northwest lie the islands of ► Saint Eustatius, Saba, ► Saint-Barthélemy, and ► Saint Martin. To the northeast are ► Antigua and Barbuda, and to the south-east is ► Montserrat. Both the names Saint Christopher and Saint Kitts are given in the constitution.


Short name  Saint Kitts and Nevis
Official  name Federation of Saint Kitts and Nevis
Status Independent country since 1983
Location Caribbean
Capital Basseterre
Population 42,691 inhabitants
Area 261 km²
Major  languages English (official)
Major  religions Protestantism
More information Saint Kitts and Nevis, Geography of Saint Kitts and Nevis, History of Saint Kitts and Nevis and Politics of Saint Kitts and Nevis
More  images Saint Kitts and Nevis - Saint Kitts and Nevis (Category).

Related atlas

  • Nevis, autonomous state

General maps

LocationSaintKittsAndNevis.png Location of Saint Kitts and Nevis
Saint Kitts and Nevis-CIA WFB Map.png Map of Saint Kitts and Nevis
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Saint Kitts and Nevis named.png Parishes of Saint Kitts and Nevis

Old maps

This section holds copies of original general maps more than 70 years old.

Moll - The Island of St Christophers alias St Kitts.png The Island of St. Christophers alias St. Kitts, by Herman Moll 1729

Satellite maps

Saint Kitts and Nevis OnEarth WMS.png Satellite map of Saint Kitts and Nevis

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