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Originally settled by Polynesian emigrants from surrounding island groups, the Tokelau Islands were made a British protectorate in 1889. They were transferred to New Zealand administration in 1925. Referenda held in 2006 and 2007 to change the status of the islands from that of a New Zealand territory to one of free association with New Zealand did not meet the needed threshold for approval.


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People And Society

Nationality
Noun Tokelauan(s)
Adjective Tokelauan

Ethnic groups
Polynesian

Languages
Tokelauan (a Polynesian language), English

Religions
Congregational Christian Church 70%, Roman Catholic 28%, other 2%
Note
On Atafu, all Congregational Christian Church of Samoa; on Nukunonu, all Roman Catholic; on Fakaofo, both denominations, with the Congregational Christian Church predominant

Population World Ranking: 234
1,368 (July 2012 est.)

Age structure
0-14 years 42%
15-64 years 53%
65 years and over 5% (2009 est.)

Population growth rate World Ranking: 194
-0.011% (2012 est.)

Birth rate World Ranking: 225
-9 births/1,000 population NA

Death rate World Ranking: 227
-9 deaths/1,000 population NA

Net migration rate
NA

Urbanization
Urban population 0% of total population (2010)
Rate of urbanization
0% annual rate of change (2010-15 est.)

Sex ratio
NA

Infant mortality rate
Total NA
Male NA
Female NA

Life expectancy at birth
Total population NA
Male NA
Female NA

Total fertility rate
NA

Hiv/aids - adult prevalence rate
NA

Hiv/aids - people living with hiv/aids
NA

Hiv/aids - deaths
NA

Obesity - adult prevalence rate World Ranking: 2
63.4% (2007)

Education expenditures
NA

Literacy
NA

School life expectancy (primary to tertiary education)
Total 12 years
Male 12 years
Female 13 years (2003)


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