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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Current time on the Marshall Islands:
9:13 am
Sunday, May 27th, 2018

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: 05/26/2018

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 Atollnan
MiliMili Atollnan
NamdrikNamdrik Atollnan
EbonEbon Atollnan
KiliKili Islandnan
LikiepLikiep Atollnan
AilukAiluk Atollnan
UjaeUjae Atollnan
AurAur Atollnan
UtrikUtrik Atollnan
LaeLae Atollnan
MejitMejit Islandnan
WothoWotho Atollnan
LibLib Islandnan
JabatJabat Islandnan
RongelapRongelap Atollnan




Political indicators

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

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



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