Marshall Islands

Facts and stats about Marshall Islands


Population. Ranked 201st in 2013.


GDP per capita. Ranked 107th in 2012.

Largest city Majuro - 20,000
Capital city Majuro - 20,000
Major language Marshallese, English
Major religion Christianity
Monetary unit US dollar
Alternative names Republic of the Marshall Islands, Marshall Islands
Groups Densely populated countries, East Asia and Pacific, Hot countries, Island countries, World

Interesting observations about Marshall Islands

  • Marshall Islands ranked first for agricultural growth amongst Hot countries in 2007.
  • Marshall Islands ranked second for birth rate amongst East Asia and Pacific in 2013.
  • Marshall Islands ranked first for produce > food > production globally in 2007.
  • Marshall Islands ranked 11 places from the bottom for population amongst Densely populated countries in 2013.
  • Marshall Islands has ranked last for tourism > international tourism, expenditures > current US$ since 1999.
  • Marshall Islands has had the highest agricultural growth per capita since 2003.


I work for the independent weekly newspaper The Marshall Islands Journal. Having seen your web site, would you please include a link to our web site: www.marshallislandsjournal.com.
If you'd like more info, get back to me at journal@ntamar.net.

Posted on 17 Jun 2009

Karen Earnshaw

Karen Earnshaw