Capital: Gustavia

Population: 7,237 (estimated in 2015)

Currency: Euro (EUR)

Official Language: French

Unofficial Language: English

Main Religion: Christianity

Ethnic Groups: White, Black, Creole, Mestizo, and others

Largest Cities: Gustavia

Main Sport: Rugby

Political System: Overseas Collectivity of France

National Holidays (2016):

New Year’s Day (January 1)

Carnival (Mardi Gras) (February 9)

Good Friday (March 25)

Easter (March 26-27)

Labor Day (May 1)

Ascension (May 5)

Whit Sunday (Pentecost) (May 16)

Collectivité Fête (July 13)

Bastille Day (July 14)

Assumption Day (August 15)

All Saints’ Day (November 1)

Armistice Day (November 11)

Christmas (December 25)