Travel Information for Nauru
Time zone:GMT +12 (Nauru standard time) Daylight savings:    None
Main languages:Nauruan, English
Currency: Australian dollars (AUD)

1 = $1.47, $1 = $1.32, £1 = $1.75

(rates as of Sep 2016)

Internet Domain:.nrInternational Dialling Code:    674

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

Further information on Nauru

Discover more about Nauru - 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 nauru

Total area: 21 sq km (0 sq km under water)

Coastline: 30 km (Pacific Ocean)

Neighbours (border lengths): No land borders

Highest mountain: unnamed location along plateau rim (61m)

Freedom & Rights

Summary status and rankings for Nauru 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 rightsNo rights -
Corruption PerceptionsNo Data -
Overall Ranking:    118/195

Other Data & Links

Full name: Republic of Nauru     Status: Independent Country

Population: 9,488 (rank: 195/196)     Density: 451.8 people/sq km (rank: 15/196)

Ethnic groups: Nauruan 58%, other Pacific Islander 26%, Chinese 8%, European 8%

Religions: Nauru Congregational 35.4%, Roman Catholic 33.2%, Nauru Independent Church 10.4%, other 14.1%, none 4.5%, unspecified 2.4% (2002 census)

GDP (PPP): $0.06 billion       GDP per capita: $5,000 (rank: 131/195)

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