Guadeloupe

General Information


Official name Guadeloupe
Capital Basse-Terre
ISO code FR-01
Statistical agency Insee


Administrative units

codedépartement
> arrondissement
>> commune
administrative centerarea in
sq.km.
population
1999-03-08
census
population
2006-01-01
admin.
population
2013-01-01
admin.
971GuadeloupeBasse-Terre1,628.40386,566407,719409,055
1Basse-TerreBasse-Terre854.29175,691193,190194,709
103Baie-Mahault 46.0023,38928,48830,548
104Baillif 24.305,8376,2345,609
105Basse-Terre 5.7812,41013,16611,395
106Bouillante 43.467,3367,6017,567
107Capesterre-Belle-Eau 103.3019,56819,84619,420
109Gourbeyre 22.527,6428,2617,994
111Deshaies 31.104,0394,3474,251
114Goyave 59.915,0607,7127,999
115Lamentin 65.6013,43416,00316,268
118Petit-Bourg 129.8820,52821,50724,594
121Pointe-Noire 59.707,6897,2456,716
124Saint-Claude 34.3010,23710,87510,685
129Sainte-Rose 118.6017,57420,25320,493
130Terre-de-Bas 6.801,2691,0751,114
131Terre-de-Haut 6.001,7291,8901,757
132Trois-Rivières 31.108,7389,0588,765
133Vieux-Fort 7.241,6011,7731,881
134Vieux-Habitants 58.707,6117,8567,653
2Pointe-à-PitrePointe-à-Pitre774.11210,875214,529214,346
101Les Abymes 81.2563,05460,85858,644
102Anse-Bertrand 62.505,0234,8165,202
108Capesterre-de-Marie-Galante 46.193,5593,5683,389
110La Désirade 21.121,6201,6601,563
112Grand-Bourg 55.545,9345,9445,564
113Le Gosier 45.2025,36027,90927,243
116Morne-à-l'Eau 64.5017,15416,96517,307
117Le Moule 82.8420,82721,30722,809
119Petit-Canal 70.507,7528,2838,211
120Pointe-à-Pitre 2.6620,94817,76515,992
122Port-Louis 44.245,5805,5545,825
125Saint-François 61.0010,65913,57714,965
126Saint-Louis 56.282,9952,9812,575
128Sainte-Anne 80.2920,41023,34225,057
 total 1,628.40386,566407,719409,055
source: Insee, France.
note: administrative division in France has actually one layer more, between Arrondissement and Commune there is the Canton. As a Canton can have more than one Commune, but also one Commune can be part of more than one Canton, the table above - for clarity sake - does not show the Cantons.

Main cities

namepopulation
1999-03-08
census
population
2006-01-01
admin.
population
2010-01-01
admin.
population
2013-01-01
admin.
Les Abymes63,05460,85859,26758,644
Baie-Mahault23,38928,48830,77530,548
Le Gosier25,36027,90926,74327,243
Sainte-Anne20,41023,34224,61125,057
source: Insee, France.
note: Pointe-à-Pitre actually is the largest city as it is made up of the municipalities (communes) of: Pointe-à-Pitre, Le Gosier, Baie-Mahault, Les Abymes, Petit-Bourg, Lamentin and Goyave. The 2006 population was 180,242.