Northren Mariana Islands

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This airticle is aboot the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, a poleetical entity. For the Marianas airchipelago, see Mariana Islands.

Coordinates: 17°N 146°E / 17°N 146°E / 17; 146

Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands
Sankattan Siha Na Islas Mariånas
Banner o Northren Mariana Islands
Anthem: Gi Talo Gi Halom Tasi  (Chamorro)
Satil Matawal Pacifiko  (Carolinian)
"The Star-Spangled Banner"[a]
Location o Northren Mariana Islands
Status Commonweel
Caipital Capitol Hill (Saipan)
15°14′N 145°45′E / 15.233°N 145.750°E / 15.233; 145.750
Offeecial leids
Demonym Northern Mariana Islander (formal)
Chamorro (colloquial)[1]
Kintra Unitit States
Govrenment Territorial presidential constitutional republic
• Preses
Donald Trump (R)
• Governor
Ralph Torres (R)
Victor Hocog (R)
• Delegate
Gregorio Sablan (I)
Legislatur Commonwealth Legislature
House of Representatives
Commonweel athin the Unitit States
• Covenant
• Commonweel
• End o trusteeship
• Total
464 km2 (179 sq mi) (n/a)
• Water (%)
• 2015 estimate
52,344 (n/a)
• 2010 census
53,833 (n/a)
• Density
113/km2 (292.7/sq mi) (n/a)
GDP (PPP) 2013 estimate
• Total
$682 million[2] (n/a)
• Per capita
$13,300[2] (n/a)
Currency Unitit States dollar (USD)
Time zone UTC+10 (ChST)
Cawin code +1 670
ISO 3166 code MP
Internet TLD .mp
  1. ^ "The Star-Spangled Banner" serves as the national anthem for the United States of America and its territories.

The Northern Mariana Islands, offeecially the Commonwealth o the Northern Mariana Islands (CNMI; Chamorro: Sankattan Siha Na Islas Mariånas), is ane o five inhabitit American insular auries. It is ane o twa territories wi US "commonweel" status; the ither is Puerto Rico.[3] It consists o fifteen islands in the northwastren Paceefic Ocean. The CNMI an Guam thegither comprise the Marianas airchipelago.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "AAPI - Asian American and Pacific Islander - Primer". 2006-06-28. Retrieved 2015-08-29. 
  2. 2.0 2.1 "Australia-Oceania :: Guam (Territory of the US)". The World Factbook. Central Intelligence Agency. Retrieved 26 August 2015. 
  3. Baith mey be classifeed as unincorporatit, organisit territories o the Unitit States an aw.