Nauru

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Nauru

Parliamentary republic
independant since 1968

Region:
Micronesia
Area:
20 km²
Local name:
Naoero/Nauru
Capital:
Yaren
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Current time in Nauru:
00:00
Januar 2021

The countrywide time in Nauru is Nauru Time (NRT).
As in many countries, there is no daylight saving time in Nauru.
Related to Greenwich Mean Time, there's the same difference of 12 hours all over the year.

Sunrise and sunset

Population

12,581
629.1

Currency

The currency in Nauru is Australian Dollar (AUD).
1 Dollar is divided into 100 Cents.
Status: 01/25/2021
1 US Dollar = 1.29 Dollar
1 Dollar = 0.77 US Dollar
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Languages

Official language:
Nauru, English

mother tonguedistribution
Nauru57.5 %
Kiribati17.9 %
Tuvaluan8.5 %
Chinese2.0 %
English2.0 %
other12.1 %

Religions

Branchdistribution
Congregationalists35.7%
Assemblies of God13.0%
Nauru Independent Church9.5%
Baptists1.5%
Adventists0.7%
Roman Catholics33.0%
nondenominational1.8%
other4.8%

Economy more...

GDP:105.60 M €
Exportations:27.8 M €
Importations:84.7 M €
Tourism receipts:1.35 M €
Unemployment rate:23.0 %
Energy consumption:22.3 M kWh

According to the definition of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), Nauru is one of the developing countries because of its lower economic performance.

Land use

60% Urban areas:12 km²
20% Agricultural areas:4 km²
0% Forest:0 km²
20% Others:4 km²

Transport more...

Roadways:30 km
Commercial harbors:2
Airports:1

Geography

Nauru is an island state in the South Pacific Ocean. The dwarf state has a total area of only 20 km² and a total coastline of 30 km. This area is about 5.9 times the size of NY Central Park. Nauru has no direct neighbours. The distance between New York City and the Capital Yaren is about 12,470 km.

Most important cities

CityRegionPopulation
Yaren / CapitalYaren747
ArijejenAiwo2,380
BaitiBaiti810
AnabarAnabar378
UaboeUaboe330
IjuwIjuw180




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 in 2016



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