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How Many Countries Are There In Oceania?

How Many Countries Are There In Oceania?

There are 14 countries in the Oceania region, according to United Nations official statistics and 12 dependent overseas territories.

Oceania Area

Oceania covers an area of approximately 100 million square kilometres, which is about one-fifth of Earth’s surface area.

The largest sovereign state is Australia, occupying about 86% of the region’s total area, Followed by Papua New Guinea and New Zealand. The smallest independent country is Nauru and then followed by Tuvalu and Marshall Islands.

  • Oceania is home to more than 43 million people.
  • Oceania has a land area of 8,525,989 square kilometres (3,291,903 sq mi).

Flag of Oceania Countries

The Oceania region includes 14 countries: Australia, Micronesia, Fiji, Kiribati, Marshall Islands, Nauru, New Zealand, Palau, Papua New Guinea, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Tonga, Tuvalu and Vanuatu.

Flag of Australia
Flag of Australia

Flag of Papua New Guinea
Flag of Papua New Guinea

Flag of New Zealand
Flag of New Zealand

Flag of Fiji
Flag of Fiji

Flag of Solomon Islands
Solomon Islands

Flag of the Federated States of Micronesia
Flag of the Federated States of Micronesia

Vanuatu Flag
Flag of Vanuatu

Flag of Samoa
Flag of Samoa

Kiribati Flag
Flag of Kiribati

Flag of Tonga
Flag of Tonga

Marshall Islands Flag
Flag of the Marshall Islands

Flag of Palau
Flag of Palau

Flag of Tuvalu
Flag of Tuvalu

Flag of Nauru
Flag of Nauru

Flags of Dependent Overseas Territories

The Oceania region also includes dependent overseas territories: American Samoa, Cook Islands, French Polynesia, Guam, New Caledonia, Niue, Norfolk Island, Northern Mariana Islands, Pitcairn Island, Tokelau, Wake island and Wallis and Future.

  • The largest and most populous dependency is New Caledonia, which has a land area of 18,280 km2, and a population of approximately 287,800.
  • The smallest and least populous dependency in Oceania is Tokelau, which has a land area of just 10 km2 /4 sq mi, and a population of 1,357.

Flag of American Samoa
Flag of American Samoa

Cook Islands Flag
Flag of the Cook Islands

flag of French Polynesia
flag of French Polynesia

Flag of Guam
Flag of Guam

Flags of New Caledonia
Flags of New Caledonia

Niue Flag
Flag of Niue

Norfolk Island Flag
Flag of Norfolk Island

Northern Mariana Islands Flag
Flag of Northern Mariana Islands

Pitcairn Islands Flag
Flag of Pitcairn Islands

Flag of Tokelau
Flag of Tokelau

Unofficial Wake Island Flag of
Flag of Wake Island

Flag of Wallis and Futuna
Flag of Wallis and Futuna

 

 

How Many Countries Are There In Oceania?
How Many Countries Are There In Oceania?

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