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Island Ring Rd, Nauru
Island Ring Rd, Nauru

Nauru

Island Ring Rd, Nauru
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NAURU

Oceania

NAURU

Nauru flagOceania

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    Capital:Yaren

    Location:Oceania, island in the South Pacific Ocean, south of the Marshall Islands

    Currency:Australian dollars (AUD)

    Area:21 sq km

    Population:9,770 (July 2021 est.)

    Languages:Nauruan 93% (official, a distinct Pacific Island language), English 2% (widely understood, spoken, and used for most government and commercial purposes), other 5% (includes I-Kiribati 2% and Chinese 2%) (2011 est.)

    Religion:Protestant 60.4% (includes Nauru Congregational 35.7%, Assembly of God 13%, Nauru Independent Church 9.5%, Baptist 1.5%, and Seventh Day Adventist 0.7%), Roman Catholic 33%, other 3.7%, none 1.8%, unspecified 1.1% (2011 est.)

    TimeZone:UTC+12

    Tel Code:+674

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