Where is Northern Mariana Islands?

Northern Mariana Islands is an Oceanian country covering 464.00 km2. The area consists of 14 islands including Saipan, Rota, and Tinian. This makes it the46 smallest region in the world and 2.5 times the size of Washington, DC. Its geographic coordinates are 15 12 N, 145 45 E and Saipan is the capital city.

Northern Mariana Islands is an island nation. The country is not currently involved in any territory disputes.

Its ISO code is MP.

Geography

The islands are located in Oceania. Northern Mariana Islands has a mean elevation of 0 m above sea level.

It has a tropical marine climate that is moderated by northeast trade winds with little to no temperature variation. Its terrain is mostly made up of limestone, with some coral reefs and active volcanoes.

Population

Northern Mariana Islands has a population of 53,467 making it the 207th largest in the world.

Philippines languages are spoen by over 30% of the population, followed by Chamorro and English. The major ethnic groups reported are Asian and Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander. The majority of the country is Christian (Roman Catholic).

The dialing code for the country is -669.

Government

It is in a commonwealth political union with the United States. Its constitution was last ratified in 1979.

Economy

Factoring in Purchasing Power Parity, Northern Mariana Islands's GDP is $682,000,000.00 (USD) with $13,300.00 (USD) per capita. This makes it the 208th largest economy and its citizens the 115th richest in the world. The currency of Northern Mariana Islands is the Dollar (USD). Its main export is garments. Its major imports include food, construction equipment and materials.