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Official Name
Republic of Fiji
Motto
Fear God and honour the Queen
Region
Oceania
Sub-Region
Melanesia
Capital
Suva
Currency
Fiji Dollar (FJD)
Independence Day
10 Oct 1970: Independence from the United Kingdom in 1970.
Population
858,038
Nationality
Fijian
Ethnic Group
56.8% iTaukei (indigenous Fijians), 37.5% Indian, 1.2% Rotumans, 4.5% ?Others? (European, part European, other Pacific Islanders, Chinese)
Area
18,272 km2
Time Zone
FJT (UTC+12)
Geo Location
Latitude -18.00, Longitude 175.00
Dialing Code
+679
ISO 9166 alpha 2 code
FJ
ISO 9166 alpha 3 code
FJI
ISO 9166 numeric 3 code
242
Code for International Olympic Committee
FIJ
Country Domain (ccTLD)
.fj