E.g., 07/23/2014
E.g., 07/23/2014

Country Resource - Fiji

Fiji

FJ
  • Population......................................................................903,207 (July 2014 est.)
  • Population growth rate .............................................................0.7% (2014 est.)
  • Birth rate.....................................................19.86 births/1,000 population (2014 est.)
  • Death rate................................................6 deaths/1,000 population (2014 est.)
  • Net migration rate...............................-6.86 migrant(s)/1,000 population (2014 est.)
  • Ethnic groups*.............iTaukei 56.8% (predominantly Melanesian with a Polynesian admixture), Indian 37.5%, Rotuman 1.2%, other 4.5% (European, part European, other Pacific Islanders, Chinese)

* a 2010 law replaces 'Fijian' with 'iTuakei' when referring to the original and native settlers of Fiji (2007 est.)

CIA World Factbook

Brij V. Lal of the Australian National University explains the link between Fiji's recent political turbulence and the increasing numbers of Fijian emigrants.

Recent Activity

Brij V. Lal of the Australian National University explains the link between Fiji's recent political turbulence and the increasing numbers of Fijian emigrants.