Samoa

Region: Oceania-Polynesia

Capital: Apia

Population: 193,228 (2015 World Bank est.)

Surface area: 2,831 sq km

Currency: tala (SAT)

GDP (current US$): 761,037,916.358 (2015 World Bank est.)

United Nations Membership date: 15 December 1976

New York Mission:

Permanent Mission of the Independent State of Samoa to the United Nations
800 Second Avenue, Suite 400J
New York, N.Y.10017 USA
Telephone: (212)-599-6196, -6197
Fax: (212)-599-0797
E-mail: samoa@un.int
Website: www.samoa.un.int

Further Reading:

Secretariat of the Pacific Community. (2017, May). The Pacific community’s statistics for development division

World Bank, 2017. World Bank Homepage.

World Bank, 2017. World Bank Open Data.

Updated May 2017

Antigua and Barbuda

Region: Caribbean
Capital: St John's
Population: 91,818
(2015 World Bank)
Currency: East Caribbean Dollar (XCD)
GDP (current US$): 1.259 Billion
(2015 World Bank)

United Nations membership date: 11 November 1981
New York Mission:
Permanent Mission of Antigua and Barbuda to the United Nations
305 East 47th Street, 6th Floor
New York, NY 10017
Telephone: (212)-541-4117
Fax: (212)-757-1607

Further Reading: 
World Bank. 2017. World Bank Homepage
World Bank. 2017. World Bank Open Data. 

Bahamas

Region: Caribbean
Capital: Nassau
Population: 388,019
(2015 World Bank)
Currency: Bahamian dollar (BSD)
GDP (current US$): 8.854 Billion
(2015 World Bank)

United Nations membership date: 18 September 1973
New York Mission:
Permanent Mission of the Commonwealth of The Bahamas to the United Nations
231 East 46th Street
New York, NY 10017
Telephone: (212)-421-6925, -6926, -6929
Fax: (212)-759-2135

Further Reading: 
World Bank. 2017. World Bank Homepage
World Bank. 2017. World Bank Open Data. 

Bahrain

Region: Middle East
Capital: Manama
Population: 1,377,237
(2015 World Bank)
Currency: Bahraini dinar (BHD)
GDP (current US$): 31.126 Billion
(2015 World Bank)

United Nations membership date: 21 September 1971
New York Mission:
Permanent Mission of the Kingdom of Bahrain to the United Nations
866 Second Avenue, 14th and 15th Floors
New York, NY 10017
Telephone: (212)-223-6200
Fax: (212)-319-0687, (212)-223-6206

Further Reading: 
World Bank. 2017. World Bank Homepage
World Bank. 2017. World Bank Open Data. 

Barbados

Region: Caribbeant
Capital: Bridgetown
Population: 284,215
(2015 World Bank)
Currency: Barbadian dollar (BBD)
GDP (current US$): 4.385 Billion
(2015 World Bank)

United Nations membership date: 9 December 1966
New York Mission:
Permanent Mission of Barbados to the United Nations
800 Second Avenue, 9th Floor
New York, NY 10017
Telephone: (212)-551-4300
Fax: (212)-986-1030

Further Reading: 
World Bank. 2017. World Bank Homepage
World Bank. 2017. World Bank Open Data. 

Belize

Region: Central America
Capital: Belmopan
Population: 359,287
(2015 World Bank)
Currency: Belizean dollar (BZD)
GDP (current US$): 1.753 Billion
(2015 World Bank)

United Nations membership date: 25 September 1981
New York Mission:
Permanent Mission of Belize to the United Nations
675 Third Avenue, Suite 1911
New York, NY 10017
Telephone: (212)-986-1240
Fax: (212)-593-0932

Further Reading: 
World Bank. 2017. World Bank Homepage
World Bank. 2017. World Bank Open Data. 

Cabo Verde

Region: Western Africa
Capital: Praia
Population: 520,502
(2015 World Bank)
Currency: CapeVerdean escudo (CVE)
GDP (current US$): 1.603 Billion
(2015 World Bank)

United Nations membership date: 16 September 1975
New York Mission:
Permanent Mission of the Republic of Cape Verde to the United Nations
27 East 69th Street
New York, NY 10021
Telephone: (212)-472-0333, -0334
Fax: (212) 794-1398

Further Reading: 
World Bank. 2017. World Bank Homepage
World Bank. 2017. World Bank Open Data. 

Comoros

Region: Southern Africa
Capital: Moroni
Population: 788,474
(As of July 2015 World Bank)
Currency: Comoran franc (KMF)
GDP (current US$): 565,689,764.524
(2015 World Bank)

United Nations membership date: 12 November 1975
New York Mission:
Permanent Mission of the Federal Islamic Republic of the Comoros to the United Nations
866 United Nations Plaza, Suite 418
New York, NY 10017
Telephone: (212)-750-1637

Further Reading: 
World Bank. 2017. World Bank Homepage
World Bank. 2017. World Bank Open Data. 

Cuba

Region: Caribbean
Capital: Havana
Population: 11,389,562
(As of July 2015 World Bank)
Currency: Cuban peso (CUP) and Convertible peso (CUC)
GDP (current US$): 87.133
(2015 World Bank)

United Nations membership date: 24 October 1945
New York Mission:
Permanent Mission of Cuba to the United Nations
315 Lexington Avenue
New York, NY 10016
Telephone: (212)-689-7215, -7216, -7217
Fax: (212) 779-1697, (212) 689-9073

Further Reading: 
World Bank. 2017. World Bank Homepage
World Bank. 2017. World Bank Open Data. 

Dominica

Region: Caribbean
Capital: Roseau
Population: 72,680
(2015 World Bank)
Currency: East Caribbean Dollar (XCD)
GDP (current US$): 517,218,962.963
(2015 World Bank)

United Nations membership date: 18 December 1978
New York Mission:
Permanent Mission of the Commonwealth of Dominica to the United Nations
800 Second Avenue, Suite 400H
New York, NY 10017
Telephone: (212)-949-0853
Fax: (212)-808-4975, 661-0979

Further Reading: 
World Bank. 2017. World Bank Homepage
World Bank. 2017. World Bank Open Data. 

Dominican Republic

Region: Caribbean
Capital: Santo Domingo
Population:10,528,391
(2015 World Bank)
Currency: Dominican peso (DOP)
GDP (current US$): 68.103 Billion
(2015 World Bank)

United Nations membership date: 24 October 1945
New York Mission:
Permanent Mission of the Dominican Republic to the United Nations
144 East 44th Street, 4th Floor
New York, NY 10017
Telephone: (212) 867-0833, -0834, 661-2432
Fax: (212)-986-4694
E-mail: drun@un.int

Further Reading: 
World Bank. 2017. World Bank Homepage
World Bank. 2017. World Bank Open Data. 

Fiji

Region: Caribbean
Capital: Suva
Population: 892,145
(2015 World Bank)
Currency: Fijian dollar (FJD)
GDP (current US$): 4.426 Billion
(2015 World Bank)

United Nations membership date: 13 October 1970
New York Mission:
Permanent Mission of the Republic of Fiji to the United Nations
801 Second Avenue, 10th Floor
New York, NY 10017
Telephone: 212-687-4130
Fax: 212-687-3963

Further Reading: 
World Bank. 2017. World Bank Homepage
World Bank. 2017. World Bank Open Data. 

Grenada

Region: Caribbean
Capital: Saint George’s
Population: 106,825
(2015 World Bank)
Currency: East Caribbean dollar (XCD)
GDP (current US$): 984,074,074.074
(2015 World Bank)

United Nations membership date: 17 September 1974
New York Mission:
Permanent Mission of Grenada to the United Nations
800 Second Avenue,Suite 400K
New York, NY 10017
Telephone: (212)-599-0301, -0302
Fax: 212-599-1540

Further Reading: 
World Bank. 2017. World Bank Homepage
World Bank. 2017. World Bank Open Data. 

Guinea-Bissau

Region: Caribbean
Capital: Bissau
Population: 1,844,325
(2015 World Bank)
Currency: CFA franc (XOF)
GDP (current US$): 1.057 Billion
(2015 World Bank)

United Nations membership date: 17 September 1974
New York Mission:
Permanent Mission of the Republic of Guinea-Bissau to the United Nations
866 UN Plaza, Suite 481
New York, NY 10017
Telephone: (212) 896-8311
Fax: (212) 896-8313

Further Reading: 
World Bank. 2017. World Bank Homepage
World Bank. 2017. World Bank Open Data. 

Guyana

Region: Caribbean
Capital: Georgetown
Population: 767,085
(2015 World Bank)
Currency: Guyanese dollar (GYD)
GDP (current US$): 3.166 Billion
(2015 World Bank)

United Nations membership date: 20 September 1966
New York Mission:
Permanent Mission of the Republic of Guyana to the United Nations
801 Second Avenue, 5th Floor
New York, NY 10017
Telephone: (212)-573-5828, -5829
Fax: 212-573-6225

Further Reading: 
World Bank. 2017. World Bank Homepage
World Bank. 2017. World Bank Open Data. 

Haiti

Region: Caribbean
Capital: Port-au-Prince
Population: 10,711,067
(2015 World Bank)
Currency: Gourde (HTG)
GDP (current US$): P8.765 Billion
(2015 World Bank)

United Nations membership date: 24 October 1945
New York Mission:
Permanent Mission of Haiti to the United Nations
815 Second Avenue, 6th Floor
New York, NY 10017
Telephone: (212)-370-4840
Fax: (212)-661-8698

Further Reading: 
World Bank. 2017. World Bank Homepage
World Bank. 2017. World Bank Open Data. 

Jamaica

Region: Caribbean
Capital: Kingston
Population: 2,793,335
(2015 World Bank)
Currency: Jamaican dollar (JMD)
GDP (current US$): 14.262 Billion
(2015 World Bank)

United Nations membership date: 18 September 1962
New York Mission:
Permanent Mission of Jamaica to the United Nations
767 Third Avenue, 9th Floor
New York, NY 10017
Telephone: 212-935-7509
Fax: 212-935-7607

Further Reading: 
World Bank. 2017. World Bank Homepage
World Bank. 2017. World Bank Open Data. 

Kiribati

Region: Caribbean
Capital:Tarawa
Population: 112,423
(2015 World Bank)
Currency: Australian dollar (AUD)
GDP (current US$): 160,121,929.231
(2015 World Bank)

United Nations membership date: 14 September 1999
New York Mission:
Permanent Mission of the Republic of Kiribati to the United Nations
800 Second Avenue, Suite 400A
New York, NY 10017
Telephone: (212) 867-3310
Fax: (212) 867-3320

Further Reading: 
World Bank. 2017. World Bank Homepage
World Bank. 2017. World Bank Open Data. 

Maldives

Region: Caribbean
Capital: Malé
Population: 409,163
(2015 World Bank)
Currency: Rufiyaa (MVR)
GDP (current US$): 3.435 Billion
(2015 World Bank)

United Nations membership date: 21 September 1965
New York Mission:
Permanent Mission of the Republic of Maldives to the United Nations
800 Second Avenue,Suite 400E
New York, NY 10017
Telephone: (212)-599-6194, -6195
Fax: (212)-661-6405

Further Reading: 
World Bank. 2017. World Bank Homepage
World Bank. 2017. World Bank Open Data. 

Marshall Islands

Region: Caribbean
Capital: Majuro
Population: 52,993
(2015 World Bank)
Currency: US dollar (USD)
GDP (current US$): 179,432,573.764
(2015 World Bank)

United Nations membership date: 17 September 1991
New York Mission:
Permanent Mission of the Republic of the Marshall Islands to the United Nations
800 Second Avenue, 18th Floor
New York, NY 10017
Telephone: 212-983-3040
Fax: 212-983-3202

Further Reading: 
World Bank. 2017. World Bank Homepage
World Bank. 2017. World Bank Open Data. 

Micronesia (Federated States of)

Region: Caribbean
Capital: Palikir
Population: 104,460
(2015 World Bank)
Currency: US dollar (USD)
GDP (current US$): 314,971,10
(2015 World Bank)

United Nations membership date: 17 September 1991
New York Mission:
Permanent Mission of the Federated States of Micronesia to the United Nations
300 East 42nd Street, Suite 1600
New York, NY 10017
Telephone: (212)-697-8370
Fax: (212)-697-8295

Further Reading: 
World Bank. 2017. World Bank Homepage
World Bank. 2017. World Bank Open Data. 

Mauritius

Region: Caribbean
Capital: Port Louis
Population: 1,262,605
(2015 World Bank)
Currency: Mauritian rupee (MUR)
GDP (current US$): 11.682 Billion
(2015 World Bank)

United Nations membership date: 24 April 1968
New York Mission:
Permanent Mission of the Republic of Mauritius to the United Nations
211 East 43rd St., 15th Floor, Suite 1502
New York, NY 10017
Telephone: (212) 949-0190, -0191
Fax: (212) 697-3829, 953-1233

Further Reading: 
World Bank. 2017. World Bank Homepage
World Bank. 2017. World Bank Open Data. 

Nauru

Region: Caribbean
Capital: no official capital; government offices in Yaren District
Population: 12,475
(2015 World Bank)
Currency: Australian dollar (AUD)
GDP (current US$): 100,459,772.832
(2015 World Bank)

United Nations membership date: 14 September 1999
New York Mission:
Permanent Mission of Nauru to the United Nations
801 Second Avenue, Third Floor
New York, NY 10017
Telephone: (212)-937-0074
Fax: 212-937-0079
E-mail: nauru@un.int

Further Reading: 
World Bank. 2017. World Bank Homepage
World Bank. 2017. World Bank Open Data. 

Region: Caribbean
Capital: St John's
Population: 91,818
(2015 World Bank)
Currency: East Caribbean Dollar (XCD)
GDP (current US$): 1.259 Billion
(2015 World Bank)

United Nations membership date: 11 November 1981
New York Mission:
Permanent Mission of Antigua and Barbuda to the United Nations
305 East 47th Street, 6th Floor
New York, NY 10017
Telephone: (212)-541-4117
Fax: (212)-757-1607

Further Reading: 
World Bank. 2017. World Bank Homepage
World Bank. 2017. World Bank Open Data. 

Region: Caribbean
Capital: St John's
Population: 91,818
(2015 World Bank)
Currency: East Caribbean Dollar (XCD)
GDP (current US$): 1.259 Billion
(2015 World Bank)

United Nations membership date: 11 November 1981
New York Mission:
Permanent Mission of Antigua and Barbuda to the United Nations
305 East 47th Street, 6th Floor
New York, NY 10017
Telephone: (212)-541-4117
Fax: (212)-757-1607

Further Reading: 
World Bank. 2017. World Bank Homepage
World Bank. 2017. World Bank Open Data.