Travel Information for Marshall Islands
Time zone:GMT +12 (Marshall Islands standard time) Daylight savings:    None
Main languages:Marshallese, English
Currency: US dollar (USD)

1 = $1.11, £1 = $1.32

(rates as of Sep 2016)

Internet Domain:.mhInternational Dialling Code:    692

For help planning your trip to Marshall Islands including visas, vaccinations, currency exchange, flights, accomodation and insurance, see our Marshall Islands trip planning page.

Further information on Marshall Islands

Discover more about Marshall Islands - 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 marshall_islands

Total area: 181 sq km (0 sq km under water)

Coastline: 370 km (Pacific Ocean)

Neighbours (border lengths): No land borders

Highest mountain: unnamed location on Likiep (10m)

Freedom & Rights

Summary status and rankings for Marshall Islands 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 FreedomNo Data -
Press FreedomNo Data -
ILGA LGBT rightsLimited rights -
Corruption PerceptionsNo Data -
Overall Ranking:    40/195

Other Data & Links

Full name: Republic of the Marshall Islands (RMI)     Status: Independent Country

Population: 70,983 (rank: 188/196)     Density: 391.5 people/sq km (rank: 18/196)

Ethnic groups: Marshallese 92.1%, mixed Marshallese 5.9%, other 2% (2006)

Religions: Protestant 54.8%, Assembly of God 25.8%, Roman Catholic 8.4%, Bukot nan Jesus 2.8%, Mormon 2.1%, other Christian 3.6%, other 1%, none 1.5% (1999 census)

GDP (PPP): $0.486 billion       GDP per capita: $8,700 (rank: 103/195)

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