Capital: Stanley

Population: 2,931 (estimated in 2014)

Currency: Falkland Islands Pound (FKP)

Official Language: English

Unofficial Languages: Spanish, and others

Main Religion: Christianity

Ethnic Groups: Falkland Islander (Native), British, Chilean, St. Helenian, and others

Largest Cities: Stanley

Main Sport: Rugby, Badminton, Tennis, and others

Political System: Overseas Territory of the UK

National Holidays (2016):

New Year’s Day (January 1)

Good Friday (March 25) 

Queen’s Birthday (April 21)

Liberation Day (June 14)

Peat Cutting Day (October 3)

Battle Day (December 8)

Christmas Day (December 25)