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Bahamas - BS / BHS

Name Bahamas (Cost of living)
Country ISO codes BS / BHS
Continent North America
Continent code NA
Capital -
Area 1001
DD coordinates 24.087747 / -76.593508
DMS coordinates 24°05'15.89" N / -76°35'36.63" W
UTM coordinates 18R 338018.69183378 2664860.8407212
Total cities 33
Flag of Bahamas

Bahamas location on map

Information about Bahamas

Bahamas is a part of the North America continent. It's geographical location is subject to the ISO (International Organization for Standardization) standardization, which, for Bahamas, is BS.

It's territory covers an area of 1001 square kilometers. On nationwide level, English, Bahamian is declared to be the official language(es) of the country.

On its territory, there are multiple nationalities and ethnic groups represented, such as Bahamians. Highways and other transport links are characterized by a rather left-side road traffic. Traveling by car, people can drive 2700 km of roadways.

Regular telecommunication operations are performed with the use of 1242 prefix. Citizens and residents of the country use BSD as the main currency to purchase goods and pay for services.

More facts

Official languages English, Bahamian
Nationalities Bahamians
Road traffic Left
Domain zone .bs
Phone codes 1242
Currencies BSD
Life expectancy males Ø 71,5 years
Life expectancy females Ø 75,9 years
Birthrate 14,0 ‰
Deathrate 6,8 ‰
Males/Females 48,6%/51,4%

Where to fly from Bahamas

Flight direction Origin airport Destination airport Airline Flight № Transfers Return transfers Duration Price
Nassau (BS) - Miami (US) NAS MIA UP 221 0 0 60 164,00$
Nassau (BS) - Fort Lauderdale (US) NAS FLL UP 207 0 0 65 216,00$
Nassau (BS) - Philadelphia (US) NAS PHL AA 1914 0 0 179 256,00$
Nassau (BS) - Orlando (US) NAS MCO UP 837 0 0 100 184,00$
Marsh Harbour (BS) - Miami (US) MHH MIA - 4057 0 0 68 1 281,00$
Marsh Harbour (BS) - Fort Lauderdale (US) MHH FLL 3M 3065 0 0 75 182,00$
Nassau (BS) - New York (US) NAS JFK B6 2922 0 0 175 214,00$
Freeport City (BS) - Miami (US) FPO MIA - 4178 0 0 48 260,00$
Freeport City (BS) - Fort Lauderdale (US) FPO FLL UP 141 0 0 45 162,00$
Freeport City (BS) - Abu Dhabi (AE) FPO AUH UP 320 2 0 2690 1 106,00$
Updated 27.05.2022

BS economy

GDP 2,02 bn $
Exportations 4576,7 M $
Importations 4791,9 M $
Tourism receipts 3,61 bn $
Unemployment rate 14,4%
Inflation rate 2,49%
Corruption index 63 (moderate)
Energy consumption 1,7 bn kWh

BS land use

3% Urban areas 426 km²
1% Agricultural areas 194 km²
51% Forest 7140 km²
0% Water areas 3868 km²
44% Others 6118 km²

BS transport

Roadways 2700 km
Commercial harbors 1401
Airports 58

Bahamas cities by first letter

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From Bahamas to other countries distance

ISO 2 Flag Name Continent Capital Distance
CAN Flag of Canada Canada North America Ottawa 3884 km
DEU Flag of Germany Germany Europe Berlin 7747 km
NZL Flag of New Zealand New Zealand Oceania Wellington 13473 km
ZAF Flag of South Africa South Africa Africa Pretoria 12295 km
ARE Flag of United Arab Emirates United Arab Emirates Asia Abu Dhabi 12438 km
ALB Flag of Albania Albania Europe Tirana 8804 km
ARM Flag of Armenia Armenia Asia Yerevan 10669 km
ARG Flag of Argentina Argentina South America Buenos Aires 7081 km
AUT Flag of Austria Austria Europe Vienna 8050 km
AZE Flag of Azerbaijan Azerbaijan Asia Baku 10833 km

There are many ways to find how far is Bahamas (BS) from other places on map, North pole, Equator or South pole, there are 2 common methods - the distance calculated in kilometers and miles by Haversine formula.

From Bahamas to Haversine
North pole 7329 km 4554 mil
Equator 8649 km 5374 mil
South pole 12686 km 7883 mil

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People also ask - FAQ

The most longest distances between Bahamas and Cocos [Keeling] Islands is 18520 kilometers or 11508 miles.
The most smallest distances between Bahamas and Cuba is 418 kilometers or 260 miles.
We found information about 33 cities.
The area of Bahamas (BS) is 1001 square kilometers.
Yes, Bahamas is part of the continent of North America.
Official name of BS is The Commonwealth of the Bahamas.
Bahamas has approximately 58 airports.