Marshall Islands

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Marshall Islands

Presidential republic, independant since 1990

Region:
Micronesia
Area:
180 km²
Local name:
Marshall Islands/Majol
Capital:
Majuro
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Country comparison
Current time on the Marshall Islands:

The countrywide time on the Marshall Islands is Marshall Islands Time (MHT).
As in many countries near the equator, there is also no daylight saving time on the Marshall Islands.
So there is all over the year the same difference of 12 hours to Greenwich Mean Time.

Sunrise and sunset

Bevölkerung

53,066
294.8
Ø 62.8 years
Life expectancy females:
Ø 67.8 years
Birthrate:
31.2 ‰
Deathrate:
3.7 ‰

Currency

The currency on the Marshall Islands is US Dollar (USD).
1 Dollar is divided into 100 Cents.
Status: 07/15/2018

The climate on the Marshall Islands

On the Marshall Islands, as in all equatorial countries, there is a tropical climate. Unlike in Europe or the USA, there is almost no difference between the seasons. The daylight hours vary little, and the temperature differences between summer and winter are also lesser. Depending on the season, the average daytime temperatures range between 29 and 30 degrees. In the colder months and depending in the region, the temperature lowers down to 25°C in a month's average.

Average daytime and nighttime temperatures

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Languages

Official language:
Marshallese

mother tonguedistribution
Marshallese98.2 %
other1.8 %

Religions

Branchdistribution
Assemblies of God25.8%
Bukot Nan Jesus2.8%
Roman Catholics8.4%
other Protestants54.8%
other Christs3.6%
Mormons2.1%
nondenominational1.5%
other1.0%

Economy more...

(per year)
GDP:175.71 M €
Exportations:47.5 M €
Importations:118.4 M €
Tourism receipts:4.06 M €
Unemployment rate:36.0 %
Energy consumption:576.6 M kWh

Land use

0% Urban areas:0 km²
64% Agricultural areas:115 km²
70% Forest:126 km²

Transport

Roadways:2,028 km
Airports:15

Most important cities on the Marshall Islands

CityRegionPopulation
Majuro / CapitalMajuro Atoll28,000
EbayeKwajalein Atoll15,000
ArnoArno Atoll2,070
JaborJaluit Atoll1,200
WotjeWotje Atoll880
MiliMili Atoll854
NamdrikNamdrik Atoll814
EbonEbon Atoll714
KiliKili Island602
LikiepLikiep Atoll482
AilukAiluk Atoll451
UjaeUjae Atoll448
AurAur Atoll438
UtrikUtrik Atoll409
LaeLae Atoll319
MejitMejit Island300
WothoWotho Atoll160
LibLib Island115
JabatJabat Island112
RongelapRongelap Atoll19




Political indicators

(Based on the "Worldwide Governance Indicators" project of the World Bank)

Political stability:
Rule of law:
Effectivity:
Regulatory quality:
Voice accountability:
Death penalty:abolished



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