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Tonga Facts

  • Name: Tonga
    (long form) Kingdom of Tonga
  • Capital City: Nuku'alofa (23,658 pop.)
  • Tonga Population: 103,036 (2011 est.)
  • World Populations (all countries)
  • Currency: Pa'anga
    (conversion rates)

    Boliviano
    One Pa'anga
  • Ethnicity: Polynesian, Europeans
  • GDP total: $767 million (2010 est.)
  • GDP per capita: $6,300 (2010 est.)
  • Land Sizes
  • Language: Tongan (official), English (official)
  • Largest Cities: (by population) Nuku'alofa, Neiafu
  • Name: As the Tongan archipelago is the southernmost group of islands of central Polynesia (in many Polynesian languages) the word Tonga means "south"
  • National Day: November 4
  • Religion: Christian (Free Wesleyan Church claims over 30,000 adherents)
  • Symbols

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This page was last updated on April 7, 2017.