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Wallis and Futuna Islands
Territoire des îles Wallis-et-Futuna (French)
Telituale o Uvea mo Futuna (Fakauvea) (Fakafutuna)
Motto: "Liberté, Égalité, Fraternité"
Location of Wallis and Futuna
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
Emmanuel Macron
Jean-Francis Treffel
Mikaele Kulimoetoke
• King of Uvea
Patalione Kanimoa(since 2016)
• King of Alo
Filipo Katoa(since 2016)
• King of Sigave
Eufenio Takala(since 2016)
Status
1959a
2003
Area
• Total
142.42 km2 (54.99 sq mi) (211th)
• Water (%)
negligible
Population
• March 2014 estimate
15,500[1] (228th)
• 2013[2] census
12,197
• Density
57.9/km2 (150.0/sq mi) (125th)
GDP (nominal)2005 estimate
• Total
US$188 million[3] (not ranked)
• Per capita
US$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
  1. By popular vote.

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


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