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Territory of French Polynesia

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French Polynesia is in the Pacific Ocean. Its capital is Papeete. This place is an overseas department of France. It is at 15° 00' South, 140° 00' West. French Polynesia has an area of 4,167 square kilometres (1,608 square miles). The population is 294,935. This population is from a 2011 estimate.

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For currency they use the Comptoirs Francais Du Pacifique Franc. The inflation in 2006 was 1.1%. The economy link (above) goes to a page that lists their commodities and trading partners.


In the year 1977, the literacy rate was 98%. This definition of literacy is portion of the population over 14 years of age, that can read and write.


People here speak French and Tahitian. Religions beliefs here include other, Protestant, and Roman Catholic.

Time Zone

It is in the French Polynesia Main (GMT - 10) and Marquesas Islands (GMT - 9.5) time zones.

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