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Cook Islands
Capital: Rarotonga

Population: 14,974 (2011 resident)

GDP: NZ$366 million (2011)
Capital: Tarawa

Population: 107,000 (2012 est.)

GDP: US$175 million (2012 est.)
Marshall Islands
Capital: Majuro

Population: 53,158 (2011 est.)

GDP: US$173.7 million (2011)
Federated States of Micronesia
Capital: Palikir (Pohnpei Island)

Population: 108,105 (2007 est.)

GDP: US$238.1 million (2008 est.)
Capital: Government offices in Yaren District

Population: 10,085 (2011 est.)

GDP: AUD$ 71.984 million (2010)
Capital: Alofi

Population: 1625 (2006 census)

GDP: NZ$25.5 million (2009)
Capital: Melekeok

Population: 18,000 (2012)

GDP: US$234 million (2012 est.)
Papua New Guinea
Capital: Port Moresby

Population: 6.8 million (2012)

GDP: US$ 15.1 billion (2012 est.)
Capital: Apia

Population: 187,820 (2011 census)

GDP: SAT$1.562 billion
Solomon Islands
Capital: Honiara

Population: 540,000 (2011 estimate)

GDP: US$997 million (2012 est.)
Capital: Nuku'alofa

Population: 101,134 (2006 census)

GDP: US$400 million (2011 est.)
Capital: Funafuti

Population: 9,847 (2012 est.)

GDP: US$36 million (2012)
Capital: Port Vila

Population: 262,045 (2013 est.)

GDP: US$743 million (2012 est.)
Capital: Port Vila

Population: 262,045 (2013 est.)

GDP: US$743 million (2012 est.)
Capital: Suva

Population:880,000 (2013)

GDP: US$3.855 Billion (2013 est.)

Latest News and Publications

Game changers: Pacific RSE workers in NZ
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By Johnny Blades Pacific Islanders participating in New Zealand’s Recognised Seasonal Employer (RSE) scheme say the work is of great benefit to them and their communities back in the islands. They are also... Read More

Trained Pacific Workers Join the Rebuild
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A partnership between the Ministry of Business, Innovation & Employment (MBIE), Pacific Trust Canterbury and Christchurch Polytechnic Institute of Technology (CPIT) will provide an opportunity for up to 28 skilled workers from the... Read More