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Republic of Nauru
Repubrikin Naoero (Nauruan)
Motto: "God's will first"
Anthem: Nauru Bwiema
"Nauru, our homeland"
Location of Nauru
CapitalYaren(de facto) [a]
Largest cityDenigomodu
Official languages
DemonymNauruan
GovernmentNon-partisan democracy, parliamentary republic
Baron Waqa
Cyril Buraman
LegislatureParliament
Independence
31 January 1968
Area
• Total
21 km2 (8.1 sq mi) (239th)
• Water (%)
0.57
Population
• October 2011 census
10,084[1] (234th)
• Density
480/km2 (1,243.2/sq mi) (25th)
GDP (PPP)2017 estimate
• Total
$160 million[2] (192nd)
• Per capita
12,052[2] (94th)
GDP (nominal)2017 estimate
• Total
$114 million[2]
• Per capita
8,570[2]
CurrencyAustralian dollar (AUD)
Time zone(UTC+12)
Drives on theleft
Calling code+674
ISO 3166 codeNR
Internet TLD.nr
  1. ^ Nauru does not have an official capital, but Yaren is the largest settlement and the seat of parliament.

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


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