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Solomon Islands
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Solomon Islands

Demographics (United Nations)

Population

647,000

Area

28,000 sq. km (11,000 sq. mi)

Population density

23/sq. km (59/sq. mi)

Growth rate p.a.

1.96% (per 1,000: births 26, deaths 4)

Under 15 years

38%

Urban dwellers

25% (3.57% p.a.)

Capital city

Honiara 70,500

Languages & peoples (World Christian Database)

Mother tongues

8% Kwara'ae, 6% Pijin, 4% 'Are'are, 4% Lau, 4% Sa'a, plus 69 others

Peoples

7% Kwaraae; 6% Solomoni Cre…

Cite this page
“Solomon 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_02SLB>
First published online: 2020



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