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Pitcairn, Henderson, Ducie and Oeno Islands
Pitkern Ailen (Pitcairnese)
Anthem: "Come Ye Blessed"[1]
"We from Pitcairn Islands"
Location of  Pitcairn Islands  (circled in red)in the Pacific Ocean  (light blue)
Location of  Pitcairn Islands  (circled in red)

in the Pacific Ocean  (light blue)

StatusBritish Overseas Territory
CapitalAdamstown
25°04′S130°06′W / 25.067°S 130.100°W / -25.067; -130.100
LanguagesEnglish, Pitcairnese
Ethnic groups
ReligionSeventh-day Adventist(not established by law, but virtually the entire population follows it)
DemonymPitcairn Islander[2]
GovernmentDependency with a directly elected mayoralty under constitutional monarchy
• Monarch
Elizabeth II
Jonathan Sinclair
Alan Richmond
• Mayor
Shawn Christian
• Responsible Ministera (UK)
Alok SharmaMP
LegislatureIsland Council
Area
• Total
47 km2 (18 sq mi)
Population
• 2014 estimate
57[3] (last)
• 2010 census
45
• Density
1.19/km2 (3.1/sq mi) (240th)
GDP (nominal)2005 estimate
• Total
NZ$ 217 000[4]
CurrencyNew Zealand dollarb (NZD)
Time zoneUTC-8
Calling code+64
ISO 3166 codePN
Internet TLD.pn
  1. For the Overseas Territories.
  2. The Pitcairn Islands dollar is treated as a collectible/souvenir currency outside Pitcairn. US Dollar also widely accepted due to cruise ships.[5]Pound sterling is also accepted.[6]
    UK Postcode: PCRN 1ZZ

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


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