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Last verified: Thursday, 12. December 2019 at 07:22 AM

U.S. Virgin Islands Travel Advisory

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Warning Level Icon Travelling U.S. Virgin Islands is (relatively) safe

Local Situation: 1.0 / 5

Travelling U.S. Virgin Islands is (relatively) safe. We detected travel advisories from one source for this country.

Regional Situation: 1.0 / 5

This country shares no land border with any other country. Thus, the region score is identical to the country risk rating.

Advice scoring history for U.S. Virgin Islands

Chart of the risk level over that last 200 days. This is the daily calculated travel risk for U.S. Virgin Islands.

Chart of the number of sources over that last 200 days. This is the daily number of advisory sources (of any rating) that have been active on that day.

Note: Changes happening on the 28th/29th of July 2019 are related to a change in the software and number of sources processed.

Rating Details (single travel warnings)

These are the individual advisories published by other countries about the destination U.S. Virgin Islands from a travellers perspective. The scoring of all messages combined is the foundation for the current rating 1.0 out of 5.0.

Warning Level Icon Danger level: 0 - Travel is usually safe.

This is the general advisory usually covering the country as a whole.

Advisory issued by: Canada

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Warning Level Icon Danger level: 1 - Travel is usually safe.

This is the general advisory usually covering the country as a whole.

Advisory issued by: Ireland

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Individual rating changes for U.S. Virgin Islands

This is the recent history of individual changes of travel advices that affected the total asessment of U.S. Virgin Islands. Most recent events first.

Changes from September 25th 2019

The total rating for U.S. Virgin Islands changed from 0.0 to 0.0. Here are the influencing details:

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The Irish government issued a new warning for U.S. Virgin Islands with a rating of 1.0.

About U.S. Virgin Islands

U.S. Virgin Islands with its capital Charlotte Amalie is a country in North America (Caribbean), twice the size of Washington, DC (352 km²). The country is located Caribbean, islands between the Caribbean Sea and the North Atlantic Ocean, east of Puerto Rico. The climate can be described as subtropical, tempered by easterly trade winds, relatively low humidity, little seasonal temperature variation; rainy season September to November. The landscape is mostly hilly to rugged and mountainous with little level land. With a population of about 0.11 million citizens.

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Basic Statistics and Facts

Topic Value
Capital Charlotte Amalie
Population less than one million
Size 352 km²
Size comparable to twice the size of Washington, DC
Common languages English
Currency Dollar (short: USD)
International phone prefix +1-340
Internet Top Level Domain .vi
Countrycode: ISO Alpha 2 VI
Countrycode: ISO Alpha 3 VIR
Countrycode: ISO Numeric 850

Environmental problems and natural hazzards

These are problems U.S. Virgin Islands is facing. Environmental issues refer to damages of the nature due to industry and society. Natural hazzards refer to potential dangers originating in nature.

Environmental problems

  • lack of natural freshwater resources

Natural hazzards

  • frequent and severe droughts and floods
  • occasional earthquakes
  • several hurricanes in recent years

Top Industries and Agricultural Products

These are the main product industries and agricultural products of U.S. Virgin Islands. This list indicates what this country is good at producing.

Industries

  1. construction
  2. electronics
  3. pharmaceuticals
  4. rum distilling
  5. tourism
  6. watch assembly

Agriculture products

  1. fruit
  2. Senepol cattle
  3. sorghum
  4. vegetables

Virgin Islander Imports and Exports

These are the main product categories of imports and exports to and from U.S. Virgin Islands.

Export products

  1. rum

Import products

  1. building materials
  2. consumer goods
  3. foodstuffs

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the current travel advisory for U.S. Virgin Islands?

U.S. Virgin Islands is currently rated at 1,0 out of a possible 5.0. Collected from 1 official sources. Travelling U.S. Virgin Islands is (relatively) safe.

Is it safe to travel U.S. Virgin Islands in 2019?

You are good to go, enjoy your trip to U.S. Virgin Islands.

How many travel advisories do you know for U.S. Virgin Islands?

We currently evaluate 11 official sources each morning. Today, we know of active advisories from 1 individual sources for U.S. Virgin Islands.

What is the size of U.S. Virgin Islands?

U.S. Virgin Islands has a size of 352 km² or 136 mi² which is twice the size of Washington, DC.

Common Frequently Asked Questions

For non-country specific questions, please check our global F.A.Q.