Solomon Islands

Facts and stats about Solomon Islands


Population. Ranked 168th in 2013.


GDP per capita. Ranked 126th in 2012.

Largest city Honiara - 35,288
Capital city Honiara - 35,288
Major language English (official), Melanesian dialects
Major religion Christianity
Monetary unit Solomon Islands dollar
Head of state Queen Elizabeth II, represented by a governor-general
Prime minister Gordon Darcy Lilo
Alternative names Solomon Islands, Solomon Isds
Groups East Asia and Pacific, Hot countries, Island countries, Least Developed Countries, Sparsely populated countries, World

Interesting observations about Solomon Islands

  • Solomon Islands ranked first for produce > crop > production index amongst Hot countries in 2004.
  • Solomon Islands ranked second for population growth rate amongst East Asia and Pacific in 2013.
  • Solomon Islands ranked third for produce > food > production index globally in 2004.
  • Solomon Islands ranked 11 places from the bottom for population amongst Sparsely populated countries in 2013.