It consists of two major inhabited islands, Antigua and Barbuda, and a number of smaller islands (including Great Bird, Green, Guinea, Long, Maiden and York Islands and further south, the island of Redonda).
The permanent population numbers about 81,800 (at the 2011 Census) and the capital and largest port and city is St. Separated by a few nautical miles, Antigua and Barbuda are in the middle of the Leeward Islands, part of the Lesser Antilles, roughly at 17°N of the equator.
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Antigua and Barbuda is an island country in the Caribbean whose nearest neighbors are Saint Kitts and Nevis, Montserrat, and Guadeloupe. Click on a place below to go to the corresponding Wiki article listing more information.