People [1]


Population 112,640 (2018)
Population Growth Rate 1.054 annual % (2018)
Age Dependency Ratio 55.531 % of working-age population (2018)
Urban Population 22.703 % of total (2018)
Infant Mortality Rate 25.6 per 1,000 live births (2018)
Life Expectancy at Birth 67.755 years (2018)

Age Distribution - % of Total Population (2018)

Energy [2]


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Natural Gas

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Other [3]


Airports 6 (2013)
Cellular Telephones 23,114 (2018 est.)
Internet Users 33,000 (2016 est.)
Telephones 6,947 (2018 est.)

Geography & Environment

LocationOceania, island group in the North Pacific Ocean, about three-quarters of the way from Hawaii to Indonesia
Total Area702 sq. km
Land Area702 sq. km
Water Area0 sq. km
Coastline6,112 km
Climatetropical; heavy year-round rainfall, especially in the eastern islands; located on southern edge of the typhoon belt with occasionally severe damage
Terrainislands vary geologically from high mountainous islands to low, coral atolls; volcanic outcroppings on Pohnpei, Kosrae, and Chuuk
Lowest PointPacific Ocean 0 m
Highest Point Nanlaud on Pohnpei 782 m


  1. The World Bank Date Accessed: 9/6/2019
  2. U.S. Energy Information Administration
  3. CIA World Factbook Date Accessed: 5/9/2020