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Northern Mariana Islands
(1,467 words)

The Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands

Demographics (United Nations)

Population

55,300

Area

480 sq. km (180 sq. mi)

Population density

120/sq. km (300/sq. mi)

Growth rate p.a.

0.19% (per 1,000: births 16, deaths 6)

Under 15 years

24%

Urban dwellers

92% (0.36% p.a.)

Capital city

Saipan 50,200

Languages & peoples (World Christian Database)

Mother tongues

28% Tagalog, 24% Chinese, 23% Chamorro, 7% Carolinian, 5% Tanapag, …

Cite this page
“Northern Mariana Islands”, in: World Christian Encyclopedia Online, Todd M. Johnson, Gina A. Zurlo. Consulted online on 31 July 2021 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2666-6855_WCEO_COM_02MNP>
First published online: 2020



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