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Tonga

 

 TONGA

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

AREA

 747 sq.km. (190th)

POPULATION

 267,840 (July 2014) (192nd)

 

 

PLATFORM DATA

National

Demography

 

0 – 24yrs:           54.9 %

25 – 64yrs:         38.8 %

65yrs and over: 6.3 %

 

Life

Expectancy

 

75.82yrs

 

Youth Development Index  

46/170 (high)

 

National

G.D.P

 

$523 million (2014 est.) (213rd)

 

Per Capital

Income

 

$5,000 (2014 est.) (166th)

 

 

Currency

 

pa’anga (TOP)

 

Economic

Drivers

 

squash, fish, vanilla beans, root crops, tourism, construction

Official

Languages

 

English and Tongan

 

Other Local

Languages

 

uspecified

Climatic

Zone

tropical; modified by trade winds; warm season (December to May), cool season (May to December)
 

Religious

Expression

 

Protestant 64.9% (includes Free Wesleyan Church 37.3%, Free Church of Tonga 11.4%, Church of Tonga 7.2%, Tokaikolo Christian Church 2.6%, Assembly of God 2.3% Seventh Day Adventist 2.2%, Constitutional Church of Tonga .9%, Anglican .8% and Full Gospel Church .2%), Mormon 16.8%, Roman Catholic 15.6%, other 1.1%, none 0.03%, unspecified 1.7% (2006 est.

Christian Umbrella

Organization(s)

 

Tonga National Council of Churches

 

http://www.oikoumene.org/en/member-churches/pacific/tonga/tncc

 

Airports

 

 

Vavaʻu International Airport (Lupepauʻu Airport)

Fuaʻamotu International Airport

Niuatoputapu Airport (Kuini Lavenia Airport)

Mataʻaho Airport

Lifuka Island Airport (Salote Pilolevu Airport)

Eua Airport (Kaufana Airport)

 

 

 

Airstrips

 

n/a

 

 

Road Network

 

 

680 km

Rail Network n/a
Corruption

Rating

n/a
Security

Rating

n/a

 

 

 

 


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