"General Information" New Zealand Favorite Tip by kris-t

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by kris-t
 
 

Favorite thing: Capital Wellington
4117′ S 17447′ E
Largest city Auckland
Official language(s) English, Māori
Government
Head of State
Governor-General
Prime Minister constitutional monarchy
Queen Elizabeth II
Dame Silvia Cartwright
Helen Clark
Independence
(From the U. K.) September 26, 1907
Area
? Total

? Water (%)
268,680 km² (73rd)
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2.1%
Population
? 2005 est.
? 2001 census
? Density
4,127,383 (119th)
3,737,277
15/km² (163rd)
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GDP (PPP)
? Total
? Per capita 2004 estimate
$96.18 billion (57th)
$23,897 (24th)
HDI (2003) 0.933 (19th) ? high
Currency New Zealand dollar
($NZD)

Fondest memory: Time zone
? Summer (DST) NZST2 (UTC+12)
NZDT (Oct-Mar) (UTC+13)
Internet TLD .nz
Calling code +64

Review Helpfulness: 2.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Updated Mar 7, 2006
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