Saint Kitts and Nevis 2001
Saint Christopher and Nevis. Major problems on the islands were the increasing drug-related crime and the spread of HIV. During the year, therefore, the government imposed a curfew in the evenings for children under 15.
After the terrorist attack against the United States on September 11, the island state offered the police and firefighters who worked with the rescue work a week’s free vacation on the islands as a tribute to their efforts.
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On September 7, elections were held for Nevi’s parliament, which has five seats. The island’s ruling party, the Citizens’ Movement, won a reassuring victory and took home four of the seats. Opposition Nevis’s reform party won the fifth.
According to Countryaah, the population of Saint Kitts and Nevis in 2001 was 46,746, ranking number 212 in the world. The population growth rate was 1.230% yearly, and the population density was 180.2192 people per km2.