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Fiji is a tropical nation in the South Pacific, located about 2,000 kilometers (1,200 mi) northeast of New Zealand's North Island. Its closest neighbors are Vanuatu to the west, New Caledonia to the southwest, and Tuvalu to the southeast. The capital of Fiji is Suva, on the southeast coast of Viti Levu, the largest island in the group. The population of Fiji is 837,271 people, and the official languages are English and Fijian. The Fijian people are of Melanesian descent, with a small percentage of Polynesian and Micronesian ancestry. Fiji is a multi-ethnic and multicultural nation, with Hinduism and Christianity being the two main religions. The economy of Fiji is largely dependent on tourism and agriculture. The country is a popular destination for tourists, with its tropical climate, beautiful beaches, and friendly people. Fiji is also a major producer of sugar cane, and the Fiji Sugar Corporation is the largest employer in the country. Fiji is a constitutional republic with a parliamentary democracy. The Prime Minister is the head of government, and the President is the head of state. The unicameral Parliament is made up of 50 members, and elections are held every five years. Fiji is a member of the United Nations, the Commonwealth of Nations, and the Pacific Islands Forum. The country is also a signatory of the Kyoto Protocol.

Geographic data

Belongs to
Timezone
Fiji Time

Economy

GDP
8.629 billion US dollars
Currency
Fijian Dollar

Date format

Calendar
Gregorian Calendar
First workday
Monday
Weekend
Saturday - Sunday

Measurement units

Measurement system
Metric
Length units
Kilometer
Meter
Centimeter
Area units
Square kilometer
Hectare
Square meter
Square centimeter
Speed unit
Kilometer per hour
Temperature unit
Celsius

Population
935.97K
Literacy percentage
93.7%
Official languages

Spoken languages

879.82K
411.83K
383.75K
365.03K
2.53K
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