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Coordinates: 8°S 178°E / 8°S 178°E / -8; 178

Banner o Tuvalu
Coat o airms
Motto: "Tuvalu mo te Atua" (Tuvaluan)
"Tuvalu for the Awmichty"
Anthem: Tuvalu mo te Atua (Tuvaluan)
Tuvalu for the Awmichty
Location o Tuvalu
Caipital Funafuti
8°31′S 179°12′E / 8.517°S 179.200°E / -8.517; 179.200
Offeecial leids
Ethnic groups
Releegion Kirk o Tuvalu
Demonym Tuvaluan
Govrenment Non-partisan pairlamentar democracy unner constitutional monarchy
• Monarch
Elizabeth II
Iakoba Italeli
Enele Sopoaga
Legislatur Pairlament
• frae the Unitit Kinrick
1 October 1978
• Total
26 km2 (10 sq mi) (192nd)
• Water (%)
• 2012 census
10,640[1][2] (196t)
• Density
475.88/km2 (1,232.5/sq mi) (27t)
GDP (PPP) 2016 estimate
• Total
$39 million[3] (226t)
• Per capita
$3,566[3] (156t)
GDP (nominal) 2016 estimate
• Tot
$32 million[3] (194th)
• Per capita
$2,970[3] (118t)
Currency Tuvaluan dollar
Australian dollar (AUD)
Time zone UTC+12
Drivin side caur
Cawin code +688
ISO 3166 code TV
Internet TLD .tv

Tuvalu is a kintra in the Paceefic Ocean, conseestin o smaw islands an atolls. It haes a population o 12,000, an its caipital ceety is Funafuti.

Her Ryal Hieness Queen Elizabeth II is the Queen an heid o state o Tuvalu. Apisai Ielemia is the current Prime Meenister.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Population of communities in Tuvalu". world-statistics.org. 11 April 2012. Retrieved 20 March 2016. 
  2. "Population of communities in Tuvalu". Thomas Brinkhoff. 11 April 2012. Retrieved 20 March 2016. 
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 "Tuvalu". International Monetary Fund.