Outline of Tristan da Cunha

The following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to Tristan da Cunha:

The location of Tristan da Cunha
An enlargeable (click!) relief map of Tristan da Cunha

Tristan da Cunha – group of remote volcanic islands in the south Atlantic Ocean, 2,816 km (1,750 mi) from South Africa and 3,360 km (2,090 mi) from South America. It is part of the British Overseas Territory of St Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha; Saint Helena itself is 2,430 km (1,510 mi) to the north.[1] The territory consists of the main island, Tristan da Cunha (area: 98 km2, 38 sq mi), as well as several uninhabited islands: Inaccessible Island and the Nightingale Islands. Gough Island (area: 91 km2, 35 sq mi), situated 395 km (245 mi) south east of the main island, is also considered part of the territory. Tristan da Cunha is the most remote archipelago in the world.

General referenceEdit

Geography of Tristan da CunhaEdit

Geography of Tristan da Cunha

Total: 207 km2 (80 sq mi) Main island: 98 km2

Environment of Tristan da CunhaEdit

A satellite image of Tristan da Cunha

Natural geographic features of Tristan da CunhaEdit

Regions of Tristan da CunhaEdit

Regions of Tristan da Cunha

Ecoregions of Tristan da CunhaEdit

List of ecoregions in Tristan da Cunha

Demography of Tristan da CunhaEdit

Demographics of Tristan da Cunha

Government and politics of Tristan da CunhaEdit

Politics of Tristan da Cunha

Branches of governmentEdit

Government of Ascension Island

Executive branchEdit

Legislative branchEdit

  • Island Council

Judicial branchEdit

Court system of Saint Helena

Foreign relations of Tristan da CunhaEdit

Foreign relations of Tristan da Cunha

International organization membershipEdit

Law and order in Tristan da CunhaEdit

Law of Tristan da Cunha

Military of Tristan da CunhaEdit

Local government in Tristan da CunhaEdit

Local government in Tristan da Cunha

History of Tristan da CunhaEdit

History of Tristan da Cunha

Culture of Tristan da CunhaEdit

Culture of Tristan da Cunha

Art in Tristan da CunhaEdit

Sports in Tristan da CunhaEdit

Sports in Tristan da Cunha

Economy and infrastructure of Tristan da CunhaEdit

Economy of Tristan da Cunha

Education in Tristan da CunhaEdit

Education in Tristan da Cunha

See alsoEdit

Tristan da Cunha


  1. ^ a b "Saint Helena". The World Factbook. United States Central Intelligence Agency. July 3, 2009. Retrieved July 23, 2009.

Further readingEdit

External linksEdit

  Wikimedia Atlas of Tristan da Cunha