Christmas Island

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Territory of Christmas Island
Anthem: Advance Australia Fair
Caipital Flying Fish Cove
("The Settlement")
Largest city caipital
Offeecial leids Inglis (de facto)
Ethnic groups
Demonym Christmas Islander
Government Federal constitutional monarchy
 -  Monarch Elizabeth II
 -  Govrenor-General o the Commonweel o Australie
Quentin Bryce
 -  Admeenistrator Jon Stanhope
 -  Shire Preses Foo Kee Heng
Territory o Australie
 -  Sovereignty
transferred tae Australie

1957 
Aurie
 -  Total 135 km2
52 sq mi 
 -  Watter (%) 0
Population
 -  2011 estimate 2,072[1] (220t)
 -  Densitie 10.39/km2 (n/a)
26.96/sq mi
Currency Australian dollar (AUD)
Time zone CXT (UTC+7)
Cawin code 61
Internet TLD .cx

Coordinates: 10°29′S 105°38′E / 10.483°S 105.633°E / -10.483; 105.633

The Territory o Christmas Island is a territory o Australie in the Indian Ocean. It haes a population o 2,072 residents who live in a nummer o "Settlement auries" on the northren tip o the island: Flying Fish Cove (an aa kent as Kampong), Silver City, Poon Saan, an Drumsite. The majority o the population is Cheenese Australie. It is cried Christmas Island acause it wis discovered on Christenmas Day.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Australian Bureau of Statistics (31 October 2012). "Christmas Island". 2011 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 30 July 2013.