Bahamas


Currency

The official currency of Bahamas is called dollar (sign: $; code: BSD).

Capital

Nassau

Location

Bahamas is located in North America.


Bahamas Location

Population

Estimated population (2010): 360,000

Estimated population (2000): 298,000

Estimated population (1950): 79,000

Flag


Bahamas Flag

The flag of Bahamas has changed over the time. Here is the older version of the Bahamas flag:


Old Bahamas Flag

Economy

The Bahamas has a stable and developing economy. The economy of Bahamas depends on tourism and offshore banking. Financial services (the second-most important sector of the Bahamian economy), accounts for about 15% of GDP. Tourism in Bahamas depends on growth in the US. Almost 80% of the tourists that visit Bahamas come from US.


The most popular places in Bahamas among international travellers

Paradise Island Nassau

Paradise Island Nassau
Harbour Island

Harbour Island
Exuma Cays Land

Exuma Cays Land