Cocos (Keeling) Islands

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Territory of the Cocos (Keeling) Islands
Banner Coat o airms
Motto: Maju Pulau Kita (Malay)
"Our developed island"
Caipital West Island
Lairgest village Bantam (Home Island)
Offeecial leids Inglis (de facto)
Demonym
  • Cocossian
  • Cocos Islandian
Govrenment Federal constitutional monarchy
 •  Monarch Elizabeth II
 •  Admeenistrator Jon Stanhope
 •  Shire Preses Aindil Minkom
Territory o Australie
 •  Annexed bi
Breetish Empire

1857 
 •  Transferred tae
Australie control

1955 
Aurie
 •  Tot 14 km2
5.3 sq mi
 •  Watter (%) 0
Population
 •  July 2009 estimate 596[1] (241)
 •  Density 43/km2 (n/a)
112/sq mi
Siller Australie dollar (AUD)
Time zone CCT (UTC+06:30)
Cawin code 61 891
Internet TLD .cc
Cocos is locatit in Indian Ocean
Cocos
Cocos
Location of the Cocos Islands in the Indian Ocean.

The Territory o the Cocos (Keeling) Islands, an aa called Cocos Islands an Keeling Islands, is a territory o Australie, locatit in the Indian Ocean, soothwast o Christmas Island an approximately midway atween Australie an Sri Lanka.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Cocos (Keeling) Islands". The World Factbook. CIA. Retrieved 27 January 2012.