Belize

Summary

Capital
Currency Used
Official Language
Form of Government
Constitutional monarchy
Parliamentary system
Contained by
Area
22,966 km² (8867 mi²)
Population
GDP (nominal)
413,049,984 (1990, US$)
363,150,016 (1989, US$)
314,900,000 (1988, US$)
GDP (nominal per capita)
8,500 (2008, US$)
 

Country

ISO Short Name
BELIZE
FIPS Code
BH
Administrative Divisions
Internet TLD
bz
Languages spoken
National anthem
Calling Code
501
 

Newspaper circulation area

Newspapers
 

Organization member

Member of
 

Location

Vacationers
 

Olympic participating country

IOC Code
BIZ
Olympics participated in
Athletes
 

Bibs Location

Type
Country
 

Uncommon Topic

Exceptions
 

Flag referent

Flag
Flag of Belize (1981-09-21)
 

Kingdom

Rulers
 

Beer country / region

Beers from here
 

Linguistic hint

Adjectival form
Belizean
 

Dated location

Date founded
1981-09-21
 

Location

People born here
Geolocation
-88.516 × 17.4789305556
Contains
Adjectival form
Belizean
Events
Adjoins
Time zone(s)
 

Governmental Jurisdiction

Government bodies
Governing officials
Governor General of Belize (Colville Young, 1993-11-17, Governor-General)
Prime Minister of Belize (Dean Barrow, 2008-02-08, Prime minister)
Agencies
Belize Ministry of Foreign Affairs
 

Administrative Area

Administrative children
Short name
bz
Adjectival form
Belizean
Administrative parent
 

Statistical region

GDP growth rate
4.892 (1961)
4.893 (1962)
4.956 (1963)
Internet users as percentage of population
5.981 (2000)
0 (1990)
0.046 (1995)
Life expectancy
65.058 (1968)
65.56 (1969)
66.044 (1970)
Military expenditure as percentage of GDP
0.984 (1988)
1.198 (1989)
1.15 (1990)
Fertility rate
1960 (6.5)
1961 (6.48)
1962 (6.46)
 

Taxonomy Subject

entry
Library of Congress Classification (F, 1441.0, 1457.0)
 

Literature Subject

Works Written About This Topic
 

Cyclone-affected area

Affected by cyclones
 

Countries

Continent
 

Sports Team Location

Teams
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