Name Barbados (Cost of living)
Country ISO codes BB / BRB
Continent North America
Continent code NA
Capital Bridgetown
Area 430
DD coordinates 13.190133 / -59.535564
DMS coordinates 13°11'24.48" N / -59°32'8.03" W
UTM coordinates 21P 225169.90099535 1459550.1973489
Total cities 398
Flag of Barbados

Barbados on map

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

It's territory covers an area of 430 square kilometers. The country’s administration comes from Bridgetown, the capital city of Barbados. On nationwide level, English is declared to be the official language(es) of the country.

On its territory, there are multiple nationalities and ethnic groups represented, such as Barbadians. Highways and other transport links are characterized by a rather left-side road traffic. Traveling by car, people can drive 1700 km of roadways.

Regular telecommunication operations are performed with the use of 1246 prefix. Citizens and residents of the country use BBD as the main currency to purchase goods and pay for services. Most people in Barbados live according to the America/Barbados time zone, which is also the one used in Bridgetown.

More about Barbados

Official languages English
Nationalities Barbadians
Road traffic Left
Domain zone .bb
Phone codes 1246
Currencies BBD
Life expectancy males Ø 77,7 years
Life expectancy females Ø 80,4 years
Birthrate 10,6 ‰
Deathrate 9,0 ‰
Males/Females 48,4%/51,6%


GDP 2,02 bn $
Exportations 2391,0 M $
Importations 2224,9 M $
Tourism receipts 1,13 bn $
Unemployment rate 12,8%
Inflation rate 4,10%
Corruption index 64 (moderate)
Energy consumption 990,0 M kWh

Land use

98% Urban areas 420 km²
33% Agricultural areas 140 km²
15% Forest 63 km²


Roadways 1700 km
Commercial harbors 132
Airports 1

Barbados cities by first letter

Filter by starting letters of the city (cities - 398):

ISO 2 Flag Name Continent Capital Distance
TLS Flag of East Timor East Timor Oceania Dili 19226 km
IDN Flag of Indonesia Indonesia Asia Jakarta 18802 km
CXR Flag of Christmas Island Christmas Island Asia - 18373 km
AUS Flag of Australia Australia Oceania Canberra 18026 km
BRN Flag of Brunei Brunei Asia Bandar Seri Begawan 17946 km
MYS Flag of Malaysia Malaysia Asia Kuala Lumpur 17746 km
SGP Flag of Singapore Singapore Asia Singapore 17574 km
CCK Flag of Cocos [Keeling] Islands Cocos [Keeling] Islands Asia - 17451 km
PLW Flag of Palau Palau Oceania - 17257 km
PHL Flag of Philippines Philippines Asia Manila 17237 km
ISO 2 Flag Name Continent Capital Distance
LCA Flag of Saint Lucia Saint Lucia North America - 175 km
VCT Flag of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Saint Vincent and the Grenadines North America - 180 km
MTQ Flag of Martinique Martinique North America - 227 km
GRD Flag of Grenada Grenada North America - 263 km
DMA Flag of Dominica Dominica North America Roseau 317 km
TTO Flag of Trinidad and Tobago Trinidad and Tobago North America Port of Spain 368 km
GLP Flag of Guadeloupe Guadeloupe North America - 388 km
MSR Flag of Montserrat Montserrat North America - 488 km
ATG Flag of Antigua and Barbuda Antigua and Barbuda North America - 496 km
KNA Flag of Saint Kitts and Nevis Saint Kitts and Nevis North America - 565 km

There are many ways to find how far is Barbados (BB) 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 Barbados to Haversine
North pole 8541 km 5307 mil
Equator 6718 km 4175 mil
South pole 11474 km 7130 mil

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People also ask - FAQ

The most longest distances between Barbados and East Timor is 19226 kilometers or 11947 miles.
The most smallest distances between Barbados and Saint Lucia is 175 kilometers or 109 miles.
We found information about 398 cities.
The capital of BB is Bridgetown with population in 2022 over 110000 people.
The area of Barbados (BB) is 430 square kilometers.
Yes, Barbados is part of the continent of North America.
Official name of BB is Barbados.
Barbados has approximately 1 airports.