Palau

Where is it?

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Geography

    

Continent:
Oceania
Area:
458 sq km OR 177 sq mi
Coastline:
1,519 km OR 944 mi
Elevation extremes:
lowest point: 0 m OR 0 ft
highest point: 242 m OR 794 ft

    

Population

    

Population:
21,291 (2010)
Population growth rate:
0.99% (2010)
Population density:
46 per sq km OR 120 per sq mi
Urban vs Rural Population:
Urban: 87.10%
Rural: 12.90%
Life Expectancy:
71.78 (2010)
Infant Mortality:
12.43 (2010)
Birth Rate:
10.9 per 1000 (2010)
Death Rate:
5.9 per 1000 (2010)
Overall Literacy:
92% (2010)
Male Literacy:
93% (2010)
Female Literacy:
90% (2010)

    

Government

    

Capital:
Ngerulmud
Official Language(s):

    

Economy

    

GDP Per Capita:
$15,400
Currency:

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