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These statistics are for the nation, whose boundaries have not changed over the period we cover.

Preferred Name:
BRITISH INDIAN OCEAN TERRITORY
Unit Type:
Country
Status:
Not independent
Date created:
 
Date abolished:
 
Unit ID:
12881174
Authorities:
UK Foreign & Commonwealth Office, Geographical Names Index: Country Names and Descriptive Terms

Alternative names

The following alternative names exist:

Name Status Language Start End Authority
BRITISH INDIAN OCEAN TERRITORY Preferred English     UK Foreign & Commonwealth Office, Geographical Names Index: Country Names and Descriptive Terms
THE BRITISH INDIAN OCEAN TERRITORY Formal English     UK Foreign & Commonwealth Office, Geographical Names Index: Country Names and Descriptive Terms

Unit associations

This unit was associated with the following other units:

Nature of association Other unit involved Type of unit Authority
was administered by UNITED KINGDOM Sov Country UK Foreign & Commonwealth Office, Geographical Names Index: Country Names and Descriptive Terms

Unit history

This unit was part of the following units:

Name Type Start End Authority
ASIA Continent     Great Britain Historical GIS Project

Boundary changes

We know of no boundary changes affecting this unit.

Lower level units

We know of no units which were contained within this unit.

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, British Indian Ocean Territory Dep through time | Census tables with data for the Country, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/12881174

Date accessed: 27th February 2020