Introduction

Summary

An archipelago southeast of Florida, USA. Independent state within the Commonwealth.

Cities

Capital: Nassau

Principal Ports

Freeport, Matthew Town, Nassau

Population

399,285

International Country Codes

Bahamas: BS

Turks and Caicos Islands: TC

Language(s)

English, Creole

Weights and Measures

Imperial and Metric systems

Electricity Supply

120V, 60Hz

International Direct Dialling Codes

Bahamas: 00 1 242

Turks and Caicos Islands: 00 1 649

Time

Bahamas: 5 hours behind GMT.

Turks and Caicos Islands: 5 hours behind GMT.

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