Aruba is a Caribbean island located in the southern Caribbean Sea, just north of Venezuela. It is a constituent country of the Kingdom of the Netherlands. The island has an area of approximately 193 square kilometers and a population of around 107,000 people. The official language is Dutch, but the most widely spoken language is Papiamento, a Creole language with African, Dutch, Spanish, and Portuguese influences. English and Spanish are also widely spoken.

The economy of Aruba is based primarily on tourism, which accounts for over 80% of the island's GDP. The island is known for its beautiful beaches, clear waters, and warm climate. The government and the private sector also invest in other sectors such as construction, finance, and international business services.

Politically, Aruba is a parliamentary representative democratic country within the Kingdom of the Netherlands. The head of state is the King of the Netherlands, who is represented by a Governor. The head of government is the Prime Minister, who is appointed by the Governor and is the leader of the party with the majority of seats in the Estates. The Estates is the unicameral legislature made up of 21 members.

Aruba is also known for its diverse wildlife, which includes many species of birds, reptiles and marine life. The island is also home to the Arikok National Park, which covers about 18% of the island and is home to many unique plant and animal species. The island also has a rich history, with many historic sites such as the California Lighthouse, a lighthouse built in 1910 and the Alto Vista Chapel, a small church built in 1750 by the island's first settlers.... Show more

Total Area 180 mi²
Population 116
GDP $2,147,483,647
Ease of Doing Business Rank 0
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