Barbados Facts Capital: BridgetownGovernment Type: Parliamentary democracy and a Commonwealth realmCurrency: BBDPopulation: 288,725Total Area: 166 Square Miles430 Square KilometersLocation: Caribbean, island in the North Atlantic Ocean, northeast of VenezuelaLanguage: English LanguagesEnglish   The Barbadian People   Chupse or Kiss-Teeth is a way of showing disgust. Abimbo or standing with the hands on the hips and the arms turned outward is a gesture of defiance or anger in Barbados. Where to find more out about Barbados Barbados Labour PartyConstitution of BarbadosGovernment Information Network