E.g., 12/06/2016
E.g., 12/06/2016

Country Resource - Fiji

Fiji

FJ
  • Population......................................................................915,303 (July 2016 est.)
  • Population growth rate .............................................................0.63% (2016 est.)
  • Birth rate.....................................................19 births/1,000 population (2016 est.)
  • Death rate................................................6.1 deaths/1,000 population (2016 est.)
  • Net migration rate...............................-6.6 migrant(s)/1,000 population (2016 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) (2007 est.)

* a 2010 law replaces 'Fijian' with 'iTuakei' when referring to the original and native settlers of Fiji

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.