Nauru

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Capital
Area
Currency
Yaren
21 km 2
Australian dollar (AUD)

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Introduction

The Republic of Nauru was formerly known as Pleasant Island. It is a microstate and an island country in one. Located in Oceania, in the Central Pacific, its nearest neighbour is Banaba Island, which is approximately 300 kilometers away. 

In 2018, it was estimated that Nauru had around 11,000 constant citizens. If we take into account its tiny size (of 21 square kilometers), it still gives quite a large density at the level of 480 people per square kilometer. Its total GDP is 192nd in worldwide standings, and it is $160 million. Still, on average the citizen of Nauru has $12,052 per year.

Gross domestic product (GDP, GDP PPP)

Gross domestic product (GDP)

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Gross domestic product growth rate

Gross domestic product per capita

Gross domestic product (PPP)

Gross domestic product (PPP) per capita

International trade (Export, Import)

External balance on goods and services

External balance on goods and services (% of GDP)

Exports of goods and services (current US$)

Exports of goods and services (% of GDP)

Imports of goods and services (current US$)

Imports of goods and services (% of GDP)

Employment by sector, Unemployment

Unemployment (% of total labor force)

Employment in agriculture (% of total employment)

Employment in industry (% of total employment)

Employment in services (% of total employment)

Vulnerable employment (% of total employment)