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Micronesia Islands

Area: 702 Km²
Population: 134.600 (2001 est.)
Density: 192 pop/Km²

System of government: Parliamentary Republic
Capital: Palikir 33.350 pop.
Major cities: -
Ethnic majority: Micronesian
Border countries: -

Principal mountains: Totolom 791 m
Principal rivers: -
Principal lakes: -
Principal islands: Ponhpei 347 Km², Chuuk 132 Km², Kosrae 110 Km², Yap 100 Km²
Climate: Equatorial

Language: English (official), micronesian dialects, Pidgin-English
Religion: Protestant, Catholic
Currency: US Dollar (USD)

Fixed public holidays: 1/1, 10/5, 24/10, 4/11, 25/12
Dialling code: 00691
GMT: +11

World Heritage List: -