Located in the continent of Oceania, Tonga covers 717 square kilometers of land and 30 square kilometers of water, making it the 194th largest nation in the world with a total area of 747 square kilometers.
Tonga became an independent state in 1970, after gaining its sovereignty from The United Kingdom. The population of Tonga is 106,146 (2012) and the nation has a density of 148 people per square kilometer.
The currency of Tonga is the Pa
|Density||148.0 / km2 ( 383.4 / mi2 )|
|Languages||English, Tonga (Tonga Islands)|
|GDP||434,386,308 (2014 data)|
|GDP per Capita||4,092 (2014 data)|
|Land Area||717 km2 (277 mi2)|
|Water Area||30 km2 (12 mi2)|
What is the capital of Tonga?
Nuku'alofa is the capital city of Tonga. It has a population of 22,400, and is located on a latitue of -21.14 and longitude of -175.2.
Nuku'alofa is also the political center of Tonga, which is considered a Constitutional Monarchy, and home to its Executive head of state.
Quick Facts About Nuku'alofa, the Capital Of Tonga
|Elevation||5 meters over sea level|