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Fiji

Fiji is located in Oceania, island group in the South Pacific Ocean, about two-thirds of the way from Hawaii to New Zealand.

Population (2014 est) – 903,207

Area – 11,350mi

Capital – Suva

Ethnic Background

     iTaukei (predominantly Melanesian with a Polynesian admixture) - 56.8%

     Indian - 37.5%

     Rotuman - 1.2%

     Other (European, part European, other Pacific Islanders, Chinese) - 4.5%

Exports - sugar, garments, gold, timber, fish, molasses, coconut oil

Imports - manufactured goods, machinery and transport equipment, petroleum products, food, chemicals

Life Expectancy (2014 est) – M 70 years     F 75 years

Infant Mortality (2014 est) - 10.2 deaths/1,000 live births

Adult Illiteracy Rate – 6.3%

Partners in Mission

People in Mission

 
Tapaeko, Nikotemo
Fiji
Nikotemo Tapaeko, member of Ekalesias Kelisiano Tuvalu (Congregational) Church, Fiji, serves with the Pacific Conference of Churches. He is pastor at the St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church in Suva.
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