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French Polynesia
Motto: 
Location of French Polynesia
StatusOverseas collectivity
CapitalPape'ete
17°34′S149°36′W / 17.567°S 149.600°W / -17.567; -149.600
Largest cityFa'a'ā
Official languagesFrench
Ethnic groups(2015[1])
DemonymFrench Polynesian
GovernmentDependent territory
Emmanuel Macron
Édouard Fritch
René Bidal
LegislatureAssembly
Overseas collectivity of France
1842
1946
• Overseas collectivity
2003
Area
• Total
4,167 km2 (1,609 sq mi) (173rd)
• Water (%)
12
• Land area[2]
3,521.2 km2
1,359.5 sq mi
Population
• July 2016 estimate
285,735[3]
• August 2012 census
268,270[4] (177th)
• Density
76/km2 (196.8/sq mi) (130th)
GDP (nominal)2014 estimate
• Total
US$5.623 billion[5] (not ranked)
• Per capita
US$20,098[5] (not ranked)
CurrencyCFP franc (XPF)
Time zone(UTC-10, −9:30, -9)
Drives on theright
Calling code+689
ISO 3166 codePF
Internet TLD.pf

Source: CIA World Factbook
Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of July 9, 2017


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