The British Indian Ocean Territory or Chagos Islands is an overseas territory of the United Kingdom. Located in the Indian Ocean between Africa and Indonesia, it has an estimated population of approximately 4000 people and the official language is English.
The economy of the British Indian Ocean Territory is concentrated on Diego-Garcia, where the Anglo-American defense facilities are located. Much of this is in the form of construction projects top support the military installation, and there is some contribution from the licensing of commercial fishing in territorial waters.
|Country||British Indian Ocean Territory|
|Country Dialing Code||+246|