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Republic of Kiribati
Ribaberiki Kiribati (Gilbertese)
Motto: "Te Mauri, Te Raoi ao Te Tabomoa"
"Health, Peace and Prosperity"
Anthem: Teirake Kaini Kiribati
Stand up, Kiribati
Location of Kiribati
Capital
and largest city
Tarawa[1][2][3]
1°28′N173°2′E / 1.467°N 173.033°E / 1.467; 173.033
Official languages
Ethnic groups(2000)98.8% Micronesian
1.2% others[1]
DemonymI-Kiribati
GovernmentParliamentary republic
Taneti Mamau
Kourabi Nenem
LegislatureHouse of Assembly
Independence
• from the United Kingdom
12 July 1979
Area
• Total
811 km2 (313 sq mi) (186th)
Population
• 2010 estimate
103,500 (197th)
• 2010 census
103,500
• Density
135/km2 (349.6/sq mi) (73rd)
GDP (PPP)2011 estimate
• Total
$599 million[4]
• Per capita
$5,721[4]
GDP (nominal)2011 estimate
• Total
$167 million[4]
• Per capita
$1,592[4]
HDI (2014)Increase 0.590[5]
medium · 137th
CurrencyKiribati dollar
Australian dollar (AUD)
Time zone(UTC+12, +13, +14)
Drives on theleft
Calling code+686
ISO 3166 codeKI
Internet TLD.ki

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


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