Commonwealth of The Bahamas
Motto: Forward Upward Onward Together
Pambangsang Dalit: March On, Bahamaland
Location of the Bahamas
Tungku (Sentru/Sidduan)
(and largest city)
25°4′N 77°20′W / 25.067, -77.333
Kikilalanan a amanu English
Gubiernu Parliamentary democracy
 -  Danuman (%) 28%
 -  2005 mga 301,7901 (168th)
 -  1990 census 254,685 
GDP (PPP) 2005 mga
 -  Kaganapan/Kabilugan 5729 (147)
 -  Balang katau 17,865 (41)
HDI (2003) 0.832 (high) (50th)
Pera Bahamian dollar (BSD)
Time zone EST (UTC−5)
 -  Summer (DST) EDT (UTC−4)
Internet TLD .bs
Calling code 1-242
1 Estimates for this country take into account the effects of excess mortality due to AIDS; this can result in lower life expectancy, higher infant mortality and death rates, lower population growth rates, and changes in the distribution of population by age and sex than would otherwise be expected.
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Antigua and BarbudaBahamasBarbadosBelizeCanadaCosta RicaCubaDominicaDominican RepublicEl SalvadorGrenadaGuatemalaHaitiHondurasJamaicaMexicoNicaraguaPanamaSaint Kitts and NevisSaint LuciaSaint Vincent and the GrenadinesTrinidad and TobagoUnited States
Dependencies: Denmark: GreenlandFrance: Guadeloupe ∙ Martinique ∙ Saint-Pierre and MiquelonNetherlands: Aruba ∙ Netherlands AntillesUK: Anguilla ∙ Bermuda ∙ British Virgin Islands ∙ Cayman Islands ∙ Montserrat ∙ Turks and Caicos IslandsU.S.: Navassa Island ∙ Puerto Rico ∙ U.S. Virgin Islands}