Isle of Man profile

Douglas seafront Off-shore banking is a key feature of the territory's low-tax economy
  • Territory: The Isle of Man
  • Status: UK Crown Dependency
  • Population: 84.5 (UN Demographic Yearbook system, 2011)
  • Capital: Douglas
  • Area: 572 sq km (221 sq miles)
  • Major languages: English, Manx
  • Major religion: Christianity
  • Life expectancy: 74 (men), 80 (women) (UN 1996)
  • Monetary unit: Pound sterling
  • Main exports: Agriculture, fisheries
  • GNI per capita: not available
  • Internet domain: .im
  • International dialling code: +44

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