Seychelles

Summary

Capital
Currency Used
Official Language
Form of Government
Dominant-party system
Republic
Contained by
Area
451 km² (174 mi²)
GDP (nominal per capita)
18,700 (2008, US$)
Population
GDP (nominal)
64,500,260 (1977, US$)
85,566,712 (1978, US$)
127,308,473 (1979, US$)
 

Country

FIPS Code
SE
Administrative Divisions
Internet TLD
sc
Languages spoken
National anthem
Koste Seselwa
ISO Short Name
SEYCHELLES
Calling Code
248
 

Linguistic hint

Adjectival form
Seychellois
 

Dated location

Date founded
1976-06-29
 

Countries

Continent
 

Travel destination

Tourist attractions
Bicentennial Monument
Cathedral of Our Lady of Immaculate Conception
 

Sport Country

Multi-event tournaments participated in
 

Uncommon Topic

Exceptions
 

Bibs Location

Type
Country
 

Newspaper circulation area

Newspapers
 

Sports Team Location

Teams
 

Governmental Jurisdiction

Government bodies
National Assembly of Seychelles
Governing officials
James Michel (2004-04-16, President)
Government
 

Administrative Area

Short name
sc
Adjectival form
Seychellois
Administrative parent
 

Location

Events
Geolocation
55.4619444444 × -4.631
Contains
Time zone(s)
People born here
Adjectival form
Seychellois
 

Olympic participating country

Athletes
IOC Code
SEY
Olympics participated in
 

Filming location

Featured In Films
 

Organization member

Member of
 

Flag referent

Flag
Flag of the Seychelles (1996-06-18)
 

Ecoregion

Contained by
Western Indian Ocean
 

Statistical region

Life expectancy
71.415 (1997)
68.683 (1982)
69.732 (1987)
Fertility rate
4.5 (1976)
3.5 (1982)
3 (1987)
Military expenditure as percentage of GDP
0.75 (2010)
4.28 (1988)
4.227 (1989)
GDP growth rate
-4.882 (1961)
8.409 (1962)
10.136 (1963)
Internet users as percentage of population
0 (1990)
0.644 (1996)
1.265 (1997)
Edit this page

Freebase CC-BY
Source: Seychelles on Freebase licensed under CC-BY
LocationSeychelles.png by Freebase Seychelles - A room with a view! by Flickr user ThisIsDuffy Seychelles by Flickr user ThisIsDuffy USS Ponce departing Seychelles. by Flickr user Official U.S. Navy Imagery USS Ponce heads to sea after port visit to Seychelles. by Flickr user Official U.S. Navy Imagery Seychelles 6 by Flickr user Camera Eye Mahe, Seychelles from the air by Flickr user evhead