Travel Information for Federated States of Micronesia
Time zone:GMT +11 to +12 (2 time zones: Chuuk and Yap (+12), Pohnpei and Kosrae (+11))
Daylight savings:None
Main languages:English
Other languages:Chuukese, Kosrean, Pohnpeian, Yapese, Ulithian, Woleaian, Nukuoro, Kapingamarangi
Currency: US dollar (USD)

1 = $1.11, £1 = $1.32

(rates as of Sep 2016)

Internet Domain:.fmInternational Dialling Code:    691

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Further information on Federated States of Micronesia

Discover more about Federated States of Micronesia - the country's geogrpahy and natural features, an assessment of its status on freedom and rights and data on the country's population and economy.

Geography & Natural Features

Map of federated_states_of_micronesia

Total area: 702 sq km (0 sq km under water)

Coastline: 6,112 km (Pacific Ocean)

Neighbours (border lengths): No land borders

Highest mountain: Dolohmwar (Totolom) (791m)

Freedom & Rights

Summary status and rankings for Federated States of Micronesia from classifications of different organisations measuring political and economic freedom, democracy and civil rights. See more details of these rankings.

Freedom in the WorldFree -
Democracy IndexNo Data -
Economic FreedomRepressed 154/179
Press FreedomNo Data -
ILGA LGBT rightsLimited rights -
Corruption PerceptionsNo Data -
Overall Ranking:    55/195

Other Data & Links

Full name: Federated States of Micronesia (FSM)     Status: Independent Country

Population: 105,681 (rank: 181/196)     Density: 150.5 people/sq km (rank: 56/196)

Ethnic groups: Chuukese 48.8%, Pohnpeian 24.2%, Kosraean 6.2%, Yapese 5.2%, Yap outer islands 4.5%, Asian 1.8%, Polynesian 1.5%, other 6.4%, unknown 1.4% (2000 census)

Religions: Roman Catholic 50%, Protestant 47%, other 3%

GDP (PPP): $0.754 billion       GDP per capita: $7,300 (rank: 112/195)

Information derived from the CIA World Factbook. Other country profiles: BBC News.