Bahamas

culture

The Bahamas have a very distinctive culture which has evolved over generations with a mixture of African and British american influences. The Bahamian people are very friendly and hospitable people. The heritage reminds people about the love and celebration of this culture.The type of music Bahamians listen to is Reggae. When you visit the Bahamians they want you to explore their country they don't care if they have to show you."Bahamas Out Island Culture."Bahamas Out Island Culture." Bahamas Culture. Myoutislands, 01 Jan. 2015. Web. 22 Apr. 2015.

Government

The bahamas is one of the most stable countries in the world. Majesty queen Elizabeth ll is the head of state.Their cabinet constitutes the executive branch and has control over their government. Parliament constitutes the legislative branch which consist of home of assembly. "Our Government." The Official Site of The Bahamas. The Commonwealth Of The Bahamas, 01 July 2015. Web. 22 Apr. 2015.

Background

The Bahamas is an island country of the Lucayan Archipelago which consist of 700 mini islands. Original home to a nation of the Arawak Indians called the Lucayan. Only 30 of the islands are inhabited. The Bahamas where colonized by the British and was used as work for slaves in the 18th to 19th century, which brought African slaves to the Islands in the Caribbean.  (Bahamas Geography)

Population

The population of the Bahamas in 2014 was 382,343 people and it is  not largely populated. During 2015  it has increased by  3,525 people. The bahamas have a high birth rate, high death rate and high fertility rate. The population of the bahamas is changing mainly  due to natural reasons only births and deaths. (Encyclopedia of the Nations)

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