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Guadeloupe Country Guide

Explore Guadeloupe in North America

Guadeloupe with the capital city Basse-Terre is located in North America . It covers some 1,780 square kilometres with 443,000 citizens.

Interactive map of Guadeloupe

The landscape offers . The average density of population is approximately 249 per km². The notable climate conditions in Guadeloupe can be described as . Potential threats by nature are .

To reach someone in Guadeloupe dial +590 prior to a number. There are 0 installed telephones. And there are 0 registered mobile phones. The cellular networks commonly support frequencies of 900/1800 MHz. Websites registered in this country end with the top level domain ".gp". If you want to bring electric equipment on your trip (e.g. laptop power supply), note the local power outlet of 230V - 50Hz.

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National administrative regions of Guadeloupe

Geography Quick-Facts

SummaryContinent: North America
Neighbours: Netherlands Antilles
Capital: Basse-Terre
Size1,780 square kilometers (km² or sqkm) or 687 square miles (mi² or sqmi)
CurrencyName Euro, Currency Code:EUR
Country Top Level Domain (cTLD).gp
Telephone Country Prefix+590
Mobile Phone Connections0
Landline Phone Connections0

Country Position in World Rankings

Information about single country attributes and how these compare against the rest of the world. The information below is compiled with data from 2013. As such, it may differ a bit to the Information above in the text (which is from 2010).

Data based on CIA facts book 2010 & 2013, wikipedia, national statistical offices and their census releases

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