The Republic of the Marshall Islands is an archipelago nation located in Oceania. Formerly a United States territory, Marshall Islands is a constitutional republic populated by roughly 70,000 people.

General Information
Official Name: 
Republic of the Marshall Islands, Aolepān Aorōkin M̧ajeļ
Capitol: 
Majuro
Population: 
55,000
Languages: 
English, Marshallese
Geographic Region: 
Geographic Size (km sq): 
181
Year of UN Membership: 
1991
Year of Present State Formation: 
1979
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Key Statistics & Indicators
Gross Domestic Product (GDP, Nominal): 
$0.183 Billion
Per Capita Income (PPP Adjusted): 
$9,271 (CID)
GDP Growth: 
2.30 (%)
Human Development Index (HDI): 
0.74
Unemployment: 
36.00%
Foreign Aid Recieved: 
$76.01Million (USD)
Economic Grouping: 
Developing Country
Small Island Developing State
History
International Relations
UN Voting Blocs & Caucuses: 
Group of 77 (G-77)
Asian Group
Major International & Regional Organizations: 
ACP: African, Caribbean, and Pacific Group of States
ADB: Asian Development Bank
AOSIS: Alliance of Small Island States
IMSO: International Mobile Satellite Organization
Interpol: International Criminal Police Organization
IOC: International Olympic Committee
PIF: Pacific Islands Forum
Sparteca: South Pacific Regional Trade and Economic Cooperation Agreement
SPC: Secretariat of the Pacific Communities
UN Specialized Agencies & Organizations: 
CTBTO: Commission for the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty Organization
FAO: Food and Agriculture Organization of the UN
IAEA: International Atomic Energy Agency
IBRD: International Bank for Reconstruction and Development
ICAO: International Civil Aviation Organization
IDA: International Development Association
IFAD: International Fund for Agricultural Development
IFC: International Finance Corporation
ILO: International Labor Organization
IMF: International Monetary Fund
IMO: International Maritime Organization
ITU: International Telecommunications Union
OPCW: Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons
UNESCO: United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization
WBG: World Bank Group
WHO: World Health Organization
Bilateral Relations
United Nations Data
Government Sources
UN Mission
800 Second Avenue, 18th Floor
New York, NY 10017
(212) 983-3040
(212) 983-3202
marshallislands@un.int

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