Factsheet : Nauru

Official Title:
Republic of Nauru


General Information

Capital: no official capital
Population (million): 0
Total Area: 21km2
Currency: 1 CAN$ = 1.04 Australian $ (AUD)(2015- Annual average)
National Holiday: Independence Day, 31 January
Language(s): Nauruan, English


Political Information

Type of State:
Republic

Type of Government:
Parliamentary democracy

Head of State:
President Baron Waqa

Head of Government:
President Baron Waqa

Ministers:
Foreign Affairs and Trade: Baron Waqa

Main Political Parties:
Democratic Party of Nauru, Nauru First Party

Elections:
Last: 2013


Economic Information (2015)

Comparative figures
Type Nauru Canada
GDP: ($ billion) 0 1985.05
GDP per capita: ($) 0 55409.05
GDP growth rate: (%) 0 1.18
Inflation: (%) 0 1.1
Unemployment: (%) 0 6.89

Product Trade and Investment (2015)

Canadian exports to country: $23,905
Canadian imports from country: $351,485
FDI in Canada: $ million
CDI in Nauru: $ million


Representation

Foreign Representation in Canada:
n/a

Canadian Representation Abroad:
High Commissioner Paul Maddison (Canberra, Australia)


July 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 - Nauru
Year Exports Imports
2011 $ $41,816
2012 $54,987 $125,281
2013 $8,030 $264,100
2014 $208,851 $46,602
2015 $23,905 $351,485
Product trade (2015)
21 HS Sections
Canada - Nauru
Section Exports Imports
01 Animal & Prod. $ $
02 Veg. Prod. $ $
03 Fats, Oils & Waxes Prod. $ $
04 Food Prod. $ $
05 Mineral Prod. $ $
06 Chemical Prod. $ $46,794
07 Plastics, Rubber Prod. $ $7,125
08 Leather, Fur Prod. $ $
09 Wood Prod. $ $
10 Paper Prod. $ $13
11 Textiles Prod. $ $514
12 Dress Access. $ $869
13 Glass & Stone Prod. $ $193
14 Precious Metals/stones $ $
15 Base Metal Prod. $ $99,000
16 Mach. Mech. Elec. Prod. $23,905 $41,049
17 Vehicles and Equip. $ $801
18 Specialized Inst. $ $151,225
19 Arms & Ammunition $ $3,861
20 Misc. Articles $ $41
21 Antiques $ $