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Channel Islands (United Kingdom)     [110]
(Crown Dependencies of the United Kingdom)
LAND AREA: 194 sq. km
NUMBER OF ISLANDS BY SIZE (sq. km):
>17,000 >10,000 >1,000 >100 >10 >1 <1 Unknown TOTAL
0 0 0 1 1 2 0 0 4
DEMOGRAPHY
  POPULATION: 149000 (1996)
  DENSITY: 768 persons/sq. km    GROWTH RATE: 0%/year
  LIFE EXPECTANCY: 76.7 years,  ADULT LITERACY: 99.0%
  HUMAN DEVELOPMENT INDEX: 0.931
ECONOMY
  Income/Capita: $0
ENVIRONMENT (see also individual islands)
SPECIES OF CONSERVATION INTEREST:

SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT
INSTITUTIONS
GOVERNMENT ENVIRONMENT/SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY:

ENVIRONMENTAL LEGISLATION:

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Last updated 01/02/98


Islands of Channel Islands (United Kingdom)
Alderney (United Kingdom - Channel Islands)
Guernsey (United Kingdom - Channel Islands)
Herm (United Kingdom - Channel Islands)
Jersey (United Kingdom - Channel Islands)
Sark (United Kingdom - Channel Islands)


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