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Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands
Sankattan Siha Na Islas Mariånas
Commonwealth Téél Falúw kka Efáng llól Marianas
FlagSeal
Anthem: Gi Talo Gi Halom Tasi  (Chamorro)
Satil Matawal Pacifiko  (Carolinian)
"The Star-Spangled Banner"[a]
StatusCommonwealth
CapitalSaipan
15°14′N145°45′E / 15.233°N 145.750°E / 15.233; 145.750
Official languages
DemonymNorthern Mariana Islander (formal)
Chamorro (colloquial)[1]
CountryUnited States
GovernmentTerritorialpresidentialconstitutional republic
 • PresidentBarack Obama (D)
 • GovernorRalph Torres (R)
 • Lt. GovernorVictor Hocog (R)
 • DelegateGregorio Sablan (I)
LegislatureCommonwealth Legislature
 • Upper houseSenate
 • Lower houseHouse of Representatives
Commonwealthwithin the United States
 • Covenant1975 
 • Commonwealth1978 
 • End of trusteeship1986 
Area
 • Total464 km2 (n/a)
179 sq mi
 • Water (%)negligible
Population
 • 2015 estimate52,344 (n/a)
 • 2010 census53,833 (n/a)
 • Density113/km2 (n/a)
292/sq mi
GDP (PPP)2013 estimate
 • Total$682 million[2] (n/a)
 • Per capita$13,300[2] (n/a)
CurrencyUnited States dollar (USD)
Time zoneChST(UTC+10)
Calling code+1 670
ISO 3166 codeMP
Internet TLD.mp
Website
www.gov.mp
a.^ "The Star-Spangled Banner" serves as the national anthem for the United States of America and its territories.

Source: CIA World Factbook
Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of October 9, 2016


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