Fiji

Official nameRepublic of Fiji
Name in local languageMatanitu ko Viti (fj) ; फ़िजी गणराज्य (hif) ; Republic of Fiji (en)
ContinentOceania
SubcontinentOceania
Population (ranking: 167e)890,196 inhabitants (2018)
Population growth0.60 % / year
Area18,274 km²
Density48.71 inhabitants / km²
GDP (ranking: 168e)5.479 billions $USD (2018)
GDP/capita (ranking)6,202 $USD (2018)
GDP growth5.00 % / year (2018)
Life expectancy (ranking)72.70 years (2016)
Birth rate19.00 ‰ (2016)
Fertility rate2.44 children / woman (2016)
Death rate (ranking)6.10 ‰ (2016)
Infant mortality rate (ranking)9.70 ‰ (2016)
Literacy rate93.70 % (2003)
Official languagesEnglish, Fijian, Fiji Hindi
CurrencyFijian dollar ($ FJD)
HDI (ranking: 124e)0.741 / 1 (2017)
EPI (ranking)53.09 (2018)
GovernmentUnitary parliamentary constitutional republic
Head of StatePresident Jioji Konrote
National Day10 October (independence of 1970)
ISO CodesFJ, FJI
DemonymFijian
Tourists (ranking)842,884 people (2017)
Fidji – petite
Ethnic cleavages hinder development

Fiji (or Fiji Islands) is an Oceanian country located in the South Pacific Ocean, east of Vanuatu, west of Tonga, and south of Tuvalu.

Mamanuca, Fidji
Mamanuca, Fiji
Suva, capitale des Fidji
Suva, capitale of Fiji
Hôtel aux Fidji
Hotel in Fiji
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Urban areas (2017)
Urban areasPopulation
Suva350,246 inhabitants
Lautoka62,099 inhabitants
Nadi52,286 inhabitants
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Administrative divisions
DivisionsPopulationArea
Central378,148 inhabitants4,093 km²
Eastern36,156 inhabitants1,376 km²
Northern131,918 inhabitants6,199 km²
Rotuma (Dependency)1,594 inhabitants46 km²
Western337,071 inhabitants6,360 km²
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See also