Palau

Summary

Currency Used
US$
Official Language
Form of Government
Non-partisan democracy
Presidential system
Representative democracy
Capital
Contained by
Area
459 km² (177 mi²)
GDP (nominal)
83,855,000 (1991, US$)
82,451,000 (1992, US$)
75,907,000 (1993, US$)
GDP (nominal per capita)
8,100 (2008, US$)
Population
 

Country

Internet TLD
pw
National anthem
Belau rekid
Calling Code
680
FIPS Code
PS
 

Governmental Jurisdiction

Government bodies
Governing officials
 

Organization member

Member of
Pacific Islands Forum
Secretariat of the Pacific Community
 

Dated location

Date founded
1994-10-01
 

Olympic participating country

IOC Code
PLW
Olympics participated in
Athletes
 

Administrative Area

Adjectival form
Palauan
Administrative parent
Short name
pw
 

Linguistic hint

Adjectival form
Palauan
 

Location

Time zone(s)
Adjectival form
Palauan
Events
Geolocation
134.51 × 7.35
Contains
 

Statistical region

Life expectancy
69.069 (1990)
71.845 (1995)
70.494 (2000)
69.129 (2005)
Fertility rate
2.757 (1990)
2.86 (1995)
1.535 (2000)
GDP growth rate
-12.3 (1993)
-6.4 (1992)
7.3 (1994)
Internet users as percentage of population
0 (1990)
20.244 (2002)
21.602 (2003)
26.97 (2004)
 

Cyclone-affected area

Affected by cyclones
Typhoon Sanba
 

Flag referent

Flag
Flag of Palau (1981-01-01)
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