NAURU GUIDE

Republic of Nauru

Repubrikin Naoero (Nauruan)

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Coat of arms

Motto: "God's will first"

Anthem: Nauru Bwiema
“Nauru, our homeland”

Capital: Yaren (de facto) [a]
0°32′S 166°55′E
Largest city: Meneng

Official languages: Nauruan
Common languages: English[a]
Demonym: Nauruan

Government: Unitary parliamentary republic under a non-partisan democracy
• President – Baron Waqa
• Speaker of the Parliament – Cyril Buraman

Legislature: Parliament

31 January 1968: from UN trusteeship, (from the United Kingdom, Australia, and New Zealand)

Area
• Total – 21 km2 (8.1 sq mi) (193rd)
• Water (%) – 0.57

Population
• October 2011 census – 10,084[3] (234th)
• Density – 480/km2 (1,243.2/sq mi) (25th)

GDP (PPP) 2017 estimate
• Total – $160 million[4] (192nd)
• Per capita – $12,052[4] (94th)

GDP (nominal) 2017 estimate
• Total – $114 million[4]
• Per capita – $8,570[4]

Currency: Australian dollar (AUD)
Time zone: (UTC+12)
Calling code: +674

ISO 3166 code:  NR
Internet TLD: .nr

^ Nauru does not have an official capital, but Yaren is the largest settlement and the seat of parliament.
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