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Protection & Enforcement of IPRs in Anguilla

"Unity, Strength and Endurance"
Anthem: "God Save the Queen"
National song: "God Bless Anguilla"
Location of Anguilla (red)
Location of Anguilla (red)
Anguilla - Location Map (2013) - AIA - UNOCHA.svg
Sovereign state United Kingdom
English control1667
Federation with Saint Kitts and Nevis1871
Secession and independence12 July 1967
British control restored18 March 1969
and largest city
The Valley
Official languagesEnglish
Ethnic groups
85.3% Black
4.9% />3.8% Multiracial
1% Indian
1.9% other[1]
GovernmentParliamentary dependency under a constitutional monarchy
• Monarch
Elizabeth II
• Governor
Dileeni Daniel-Selvaratnam
• Deputy Governor
Perin A. Bradley
• Premier
Ellis Webster
LegislatureHouse of Assembly
Government of the United Kingdom
• Minister
Tariq Ahmad
• Total
91 km2 (35 sq mi)
• Water (%)
Highest elevation
73 m (240 ft)
• 2018 estimate
14,731[2][3] (not ranked)
• 2011 census
• Density
132/km2 (341.9/sq mi) (not ranked)
GDP (PPP)2014 estimate
• Total
$311 million[4]
• Per capita
GDP (nominal)2020 estimate
• Total
CurrencyEastern Caribbean dollar (XCD)
Time zoneUTC–4 (AST)
Date formatdd/mm/yyyy
Driving sideleft
Calling code+1-264
UK postcode
ISO 3166 codeAI
Internet TLD.ai


Anguilla is a British Overseas Territory in the Caribbean. It is one of the most northerly of the Leeward Islands in the Lesser Antilles, lying east of Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands and directly north of Saint Martin. The territory consists of the main island of Anguilla, approximately 16 miles long by 3 miles (5 km) wide at its widest point, together with a number of much smaller islands and cays with no permanent population. The territory's capital is The Valley. The total land area of the territory is 35 square miles (91 km2), with a population of approximately 14,731 (2018).