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In 1979 the Federated States of Micronesia, a UN Trust Territory under US administration, adopted a constitution. In 1986 independence was attained under a Compact of Free Association with the US, which was amended and renewed in 2004. Present concerns include large-scale unemployment, overfishing, and overdependence on US aid.


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People And Society

Nationality
Noun Micronesian(s)
Adjective
Micronesian; Chuukese, Kosraen(s), Pohnpeian(s), Yapese

Ethnic groups
Chuukese 48.8%, Pohnpeian 24.2%, Kosraean 6.2%, Yapese 5.2%, Yap outer islands 4.5%, Asian 1.8%, Polynesian 1.5%, other 6.4%, unknown 1.4% (2000 census)

Languages
English (official and common language), Chuukese, Kosrean, Pohnpeian, Yapese, Ulithian, Woleaian, Nukuoro, Kapingamarangi

Religions
Roman Catholic 52.7%, Protestant 41.7% (Congregational 40.1%, Baptist 0.9%, Seventh-Day Adventist 0.7%), other 3.8%, none or unspecified 0.8% (2000 Census)

Population World Ranking: 190
106,487 (July 2012 est.)

Age structure
0-14 years
33.6% (male 18,223/female 17,639)
15-64 years
63.4% (male 33,566/female 34,215)
65 years and over
3% (male 1,375/female 1,818) (2011 est.)

Median age
Total 23.1 years
Male 22.6 years
Female 23.7 years (2012 est.)

Population growth rate World Ranking: 214
-0.343% (2012 est.)

Birth rate World Ranking: 77
21.85 births/1,000 population (2012 est.)

Death rate World Ranking: 203
4.31 deaths/1,000 population (July 2012 est.)

Net migration rate World Ranking: 217
-20.97 migrant(s)/1,000 population (2012 est.)

Urbanization
Urban population 23% of total population (2010)
Rate of urbanization
1.3% annual rate of change (2010-15 est.)

Major cities - population
PALIKIR (capital) 7,000 (2009)

Sex ratio
At birth 1.05 male(s)/female
Under 15 years 1.03 male(s)/female
15-64 years 0.98 male(s)/female
65 years and over 0.77 male(s)/female
Total population
0.99 male(s)/female (2011 est.)

Maternal mortality rate World Ranking: 69
100 deaths/100,000 live births (2010)

Infant mortality rate World Ranking: 83
Total 23.51 deaths/1,000 live births
Male 25.99 deaths/1,000 live births
Female
20.91 deaths/1,000 live births (2012 est.)

Life expectancy at birth World Ranking: 133
Total population 71.8 years
Male 69.84 years
Female 73.85 years (2012 est.)

Total fertility rate World Ranking: 75
2.68 children born/woman (2012 est.)

Health expenditures World Ranking: 163
3.9% of GDP (2009)

Physicians density
0.564 physicians/1,000 population (2005)

Hospital bed density
3.22 beds/1,000 population (2009)

Hiv/aids - adult prevalence rate
NA

Hiv/aids - people living with hiv/aids
NA

Hiv/aids - deaths
NA

Education expenditures
NA

Literacy
Definition
Age 15 and over can read and write
Total population 89%
Male 91%
Female 88% (1980 est.)


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Federated States Of Micronesia (Palikir):
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square Merion Chuuk

square Madol Peidak Pohnpei

square Madragil Yap

square Suisen To Chuuk


square Buet Chuuk

square Fasefang Chuuk

square Maremu Kosrae




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