Factsheet : Micronesia

Official Title:
Federated States of Micronesia


General Information

Capital: Palikir, Pohnpei Island
Population (million): .10
Total Area: 702km2
Currency: 1 CAN$ = 0.78 US $ (USD)(2015- Annual average)
National Holiday: Independence Day, 3 November
Language(s): English, Micronesian


Political Information

Type of State:

Type of Government:
Constitutional Government in free association with US

Head of State:
President Peter Christian

Head of Government:
President Peter Christian

Ministers:
Foreign Affairs: Lorin Robert
Resources and Development: Marion Henry

Main Political Parties:
N/A

Elections:
Last 2015; next: 2019


Economic Information (2015)

Comparative figures
Type Micronesia Canada
GDP: ($ billion) .41 1,987.87
GDP per capita: ($) 3,939.34 55,487.60
GDP growth rate: (%) -0.16 1.08
Inflation: (%) -1.05 1.1
Unemployment: (%) 0 6.89

Product Trade and Investment (2015)

Canadian exports to country: $
Canadian imports from country: $
FDI in Canada: $ million
CDI in Micronesia: $ million


Representation

Foreign Representation in Canada:
n/a

Canadian Representation Abroad:
Ambassador-designate Paul Maddison (Canberra, Australia)


October 2016
Sources include: Statistics Canada, IMF

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Please note that all statistics reflect Canadian dollars, with some figures reflecting the yearly averages for the year. If listed as ’0’ or absent, the statistic is unavailable.
Bilateral Product trade
Canada - Micronesia
Year Exports Imports
2011 $ $
2012 $ $
2013 $ $
2014 $ $
2015 $ $
Product trade (2015)
21 HS Sections
Canada - Micronesia
Section Exports Imports
01 Animal & Prod. $ $
02 Veg. Prod. $ $
03 Fats, Oils & Waxes Prod. $ $
04 Food Prod. $ $
05 Mineral Prod. $ $
06 Chemical Prod. $ $
07 Plastics, Rubber Prod. $ $
08 Leather, Fur Prod. $ $
09 Wood Prod. $ $
10 Paper Prod. $ $
11 Textiles Prod. $ $
12 Dress Access. $ $
13 Glass & Stone Prod. $ $
14 Precious Metals/stones $ $
15 Base Metal Prod. $ $
16 Mach. Mech. Elec. Prod. $ $
17 Vehicles and Equip. $ $
18 Specialized Inst. $ $
19 Arms & Ammunition $ $
20 Misc. Articles $ $
21 Antiques $ $