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Territory of the Wallis and Futuna Islands
Territoire des îles Wallis et Futuna
Telituale o Uvea mo Futuna
FlagCoat of arms
Motto: "Liberté, Égalité, Fraternité"
Anthem: La Marseillaise
StatusOverseas collectivity
Capital
and largest city
Mata-Utu
13°17′S176°11′W / 13.283°S 176.183°W / -13.283; -176.183
Official languagesFrench
Vernacular
languages
Ethnic groupsPolynesians[1]
Demonym
  • Wallisian
  • Futunan
Sovereign state France
GovernmentOverseas collectivity
 - President of FranceFrançois Hollande
 - Administrator SuperiorMichel Aubouin
 - President of the
Territorial Assembly
Petelo Hanisi
 - King of UveaVacant (since 2014)
 - King of AloPetelo Sea(since 2014)
 - King of SigaveVacant (since 2014)
Status
 - Overseas territory1959a 
 - Overseas collectivity2003 
Area
 - Total142.42 km2 (211th)
55 sq mi
 - Water (%)negligible
Population
 - March 2014 estimate15,500[1] (228th)
 - 2013[2] census12,197
 - Density57.9/km2 (125th)
149.9/sq mi
GDP (nominal)2005 estimate
 - TotalUS$188 million[3] (not ranked)
 - Per capitaUS$12,640[3] (not ranked)
HDI (2008)Increase 0.793
high ·132
CurrencyCFP franc (XPF)
Time zone(UTC+12)
Calling code+681
ISO 3166 codeWF
Internet TLD.wf
a.By popular vote.

Source: CIA World Factbook
Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of June 30, 2015


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