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Territory of Norfolk Island
Teratri a' Norf'k Ailen (Norfuk)[1]
Motto: "Inasmuch"[2]
Anthem: "God Save the Queen"(official)
"Come ye Blessed"

Location of Norfolk Island
StatusExternal Territory
CapitalKingston
29°02′S167°57′E / 29.03°S 167.95°E / -29.03; 167.95
Largest cityBurnt Pine
Official languagesEnglish
Norfuk[3]
Ethnic groups(2016)English, Pitcairn, Scottish, Irish[4]
DemonymNorfolk Islander[5]
Sovereign stateAustralia
Governmentpart of Australia
• Monarch
Elizabeth II
Eric Hutchinson
Establishment
• Separation from Colony of Tasmania[6]
1 November 1856
• Transfer of Territory from UK to Australia
1 July 1914
Area
• Total
34.6 km2 (13.4 sq mi)
• Water (%)
negligible
Population
• 2016 census census
1,748[7]
• Density
61.9/km2 (160.3/sq mi)
HDI (2008)0.958
very high
CurrencyAustralian dollar (AUD)
Time zoneNFT (Norfolk Island Time)(UTC+11:00)
Drives on theleft
Calling code672
ISO 3166 codeNF
Internet TLD.nf

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


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