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Republic of Fiji

  • Matanitu Tugalala o Viti  (Fijian)
  • फ़िजी गणराज्य Fijī Gaṇarājya  (Fiji Hindi)
Motto: "Rerevaka na Kalou ka Doka na Tui" (Fijian)
"Fear God and honour the Queen[1] "
Anthem: "God Bless Fiji"
Location of Viti
Capital
and largest city
Suva[2]
18°10′S178°27′E / 18.167°S 178.450°E / -18.167; 178.450
Official languagesFijian
English
Fiji Hindi[3]
Recognised regional languagesRotuman
Ethnic groups
(2016[4])
Religion
(2007[5])
Demonym(s)Fijian
GovernmentUnitaryparliamentaryrepresentative democraticrepublic
Jioji Konrote
Frank Bainimarama
• Speaker of Parliament
Epeli Nailatikau
LegislatureParliament
Independence
• from the United Kingdom
10 October 1970
• Republic
7 October 1987
Area
• Total
18,274 km2 (7,056 sq mi) (151st)
• Water (%)
negligible
Population
• 2018 estimate
926,276[6] (161st)
• 2017 census
884,887[7]
• Density
46.4/km2 (120.2/sq mi) (148th)
GDP (PPP)2018 estimate
• Total
$9.112 billion[8]
• Per capita
$10,251[8]
GDP (nominal)2018 estimate
• Total
$5.223 billion[8]
• Per capita
$5,876[8]
Gini (2013)36.4[9]
medium
HDI (2019)Steady 0.724[10]
high · 98th
CurrencyFijian dollar (FJD)
Time zoneUTC+12 (FJT)
• Summer (DST)
UTC+13[11] (FJST[12])
Driving sideleft
Calling code+679
Internet TLD.fj

Source: CIA World Factbook
This page was last updated on November 27, 2020


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