Category: Oceania

Palau

Palau Weather and Climate

According to COUNTRYAAH, Palau is a State of Oceania (488 km²). Capital: Melekeok. Population: 20,300 (2008). Language: English and Palauan (official). Religion: Catholics 49.4%, Protestants 23.2%, modekngei 8.7%, others 18.7%. Currency unit: US dollar (100...

New Zealand

New Zealand Weather and Climate

Geographical location According to COUNTRYAAH, New Zealand is located in the South Pacific. The island state consists of a north and a south island and more than 700 smaller islands. The 23 kilometers wide...

Tonga

Tonga Weather and Climate

According to COUNTRYAAH, Tonga is a  kingdom in the southern Pacific Ocean. The population is 98% Polynesians. The kingdom includes the Tonga Islands (Friendship Islands), an archipelago of around 150 volcanic and coral islands....

Samoa

Samoa Weather and Climate

Geographical location According to COUNTRYAAH, the island state of Samoa occupies the western part of the Samoan Islands, the eastern part of the South Sea archipelago belongs to the United States of America as...

Fiji

Fiji Weather and Climate

General & Geography According to COUNTRYAAH, the Republic of Fiji (often just called Fiji in German) is an independent island state in the southern Pacific, which was a British crown colony from 1874 to...

Vanuatu

Vanuatu Weather and Climate

According to COUNTRYAAH, Vanuatu is a State of Oceania (12,190 km²). Capital: Port Vila. Population: 233,000 (2008 estimate). Language: bislama, French and English (official). Religion: Protestants 35.7%, Catholics 14.6%, Anglicans 14%, others 35.7%. Monetary unit:...

Australia

Australia Weather and Climate

Geographical location Australia is the only country in the world that also fills an entire continent. According to COUNTRYAAH, Australia is south of Indonesia and northwest of New Zealand. About 23.63 million people live...

Tuvalu

Tuvalu Weather and Climate

According to COUNTRYAAH, Tuvalu is a State of Oceania (25.63 km²). Capital: Vaiaku. Population: 10,500 (2008 estimate). Language: English and Tuvaluan (official). Religion: Protestants 85.2%, Catholics 1.4%, others 13.4%. Monetary unit: Tuvalu dollar, at par...

Solomon Islands

Solomon Islands Weather and Climate

According to COUNTRYAAH, Solomon Islands is a State of Oceania (28,370 km²). Capital: Honiara. Population: 507,000 (2008 estimate). Language: English (official), pidgin-english. Religion: Protestants 41.8%, Anglicans 33.9%, Catholics 19.1%, others 5.2%. Currency unit: Solomon Islands...

Nauru

Nauru Weather and Climate

According to COUNTRYAAH, Nauru is a State of Oceania (21.2 km²). Main center and seat of government: Yaren. Population: 10,163 (2008 estimate). Language: Nauruan (official), English. Religion: Protestants 50.9%, Catholics 27.1%, others 22%. Currency unit:...

Kiribati

Kiribati Weather and Climate

According to COUNTRYAAH, Kiribati is a State of Oceania (811 km²). Capital: Bairiki. Population: 97,000 (2008 estimate). Language: English (official), Gilbertese. Religion: Catholics 55.3%, Protestants 35.7%, others 9%. Currency unit: Australian dollar (100 cents). Borders:...

Papua New Guinea

Papua New Guinea Weather and Climate

Geographical location According to COUNTRYAAH, Papua New Guinea is the third largest island state in the world in terms of area and has around 7.5 million inhabitants. Geographically, it belongs to Australia and is...

Marshall Islands

Marshall Islands Weather and Climate

According to COUNTRYAAH, Marshall Islands is a State of Oceania (181.4 km²). Capital: Dalap Uliga-Djarrit. Population: 53,240 (2008 estimate). Language: English, Marshallese (official). Religion: Protestants 61.5%, Catholics 7.7%, others 30.8%. Currency unit: US dollar (100...

Micronesia

Micronesia Weather and Climate

According to COUNTRYAAH, Micronesia is a State of Oceania (702 km²). Capital: Palikir. Population: 108,026 (2008 estimate). Language: English. Religion: Catholics 40.7%, Protestants 37.3%, others 22%. Currency unit: US dollar (100 cents). Borders: Pacific Ocean....