Cayman Islands Introduction - 2003
SOURCE: 2003 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK
Background: The Cayman Islands were colonized from Jamaica by the British during the 18th and 19th centuries. Administered by Jamaica since 1863, they remained a British dependency after 1962 when the former became independent.
NOTE: The information regarding Cayman Islands on this page is re-published from the 2003 World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of Guinea Geography 2003 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Cayman Islands Introduction 2003 should be addressed to the CIA.