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Niue
Niuē  (Niuean)
Anthem: Ko e Iki he Lagi  (Niuean)
The Lord in Heaven
Location of Niue
The location of Niue in the West Pacific
The location of Niue in the West Pacific
Capital
and largest village
Alofi
19°03′S169°52′W / 19.050°S 169.867°W / -19.050; -169.867
Official languages
DemonymNiuean
GovernmentUnitaryparliamentary
constitutional monarchy
• Monarch
Elizabeth II
Dame Patsy Reddy
• Premier
Toke Talagi
LegislatureNiue Assembly
Associated state of New Zealand
19 October 1974
• Independence in foreign relations recognised by the UN[1][2]
1994
Area
• Total
261.46[3] km2 (100.95 sq mi)
• Water (%)
negligible
Population
• 2016 estimate
1,624[4] (231st)
• Density
5.35/km2 (13.9/sq mi) (n/a)
GDP (PPP)2003 estimate
• Total
$10.0 million[5] (228th)
• Per capita
$5,800[6] (164th)
CurrencyNew Zealand dollar[a] (NZD)
Time zone(UTC−11)
Drives on theleft
Calling code+683
ISO 3166 codeNU
Internet TLD.nu
  1. ^ The Niue dollar, pegged with the New Zealand dollar at par, is also official legal tender, although is mainly used for issuing collector's coins and does not circulate widely.

Source: CIA World Factbook
Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 20, 2018


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