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Sark

Sèr / Cerq (Sercquiais)
Sercq  (French)
Flag of Sark
Flag
Official seal of Sark
Coat of arms
Anthem: "God Save the Queen"
Map of Sark within the Bailiwick
Map of Sark within the Bailiwick
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Crown dependency Bailiwick of Guernsey
Separation from the Duchy of Normandy 1204
Fief granted to Hellier de Carteret 1565
Feudalism abolished 9 April 2008
Official languages English
Recognised regional languages Sercquiais
Government Self-governing dependency under a parliamentary constitutional monarchy
• Monarch
Elizabeth II
• Seigneur
Christopher Beaumont
Legislature Chief Pleas
Area
• Total
5.45 km2 (2.10 sq mi)
Population
• Estimate
492
• Density
110.09/km2 (285.1/sq mi)
Currency Guernsey pound
Pound sterling (£) (GBP)
Time zone UTC±00:00 (GMT)
 • Summer (DST)
UTC+01:00 (BST)
Date format dd/mm/yyyy
Driving side left
Calling code +44
UK postcode
GY10
ISO 3166 code GG
Internet TLD .gg

Sark is one of the Channel Islands. Around 600 people live on Sark. Sark also has its own language called "Sercquiais." Only 15 people speak it. No cars are allowed on Sark, anyone on the island that want to go somewhere must either walk, go on a bicycle, or go by horse and cart. It became a democracy in 2008.

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