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Name of region, followed by countries
and their flags[10]

Area
(km²)

Population
(1 July 2002 estimate)

Population density
(per km²)

Capital


Australasia

Australia

7,686,850   

21,050,000

2.7

        Canberra

 New Zealand

268,680

4,108,037

14.5

        Wellington

Dependencies territories of Australia:

 Christmas Island

135

1,493

3.5

   Flying Fish Cove

Cocos (Keeling) Islands

14

632

45.1

        West Island

Norfolk Island

35

1,866

53.3

       Kingston


Melanesia

Fiji

18,270

856,346

46.9

         Suva

Indonesia(Oceanian part only)

499,852

4,211,532

8.4

         Jakarta

New Caledonia (France)

19,060

240,390

12.6

         Nouméa

Papua New Guinea

462,840

5,172,033

11.2

         Port Moresby

Solomon Islands

28,450

494,786

17.4

         Honiara

Vanuatu

12,200

196,178

16.1

         Port Vila


Micronesia

Federated States ofMicronesia

702

135,869

193.5

        Palikir

Guam (USA)

549

160,796

292.9

        Hagåtña

Kiribati

811

96,335

118.8

        South Tarawa

Marshall Islands

181

73,630

406.8

        Majuro

Nauru

21

12,329

587.1

   Yaren (de facto)

Northern Mariana Islands(USA)

477

77,311

162.1

        Saipan

Palau

458

19,409

42.4

        Melekeok 17]

Wake Island (USA)

2

 

 

        Wake Island


Polynesia

American Samoa(USA)

199

68,688

345.2

         Pago Pago,

Chatham Islands (NZ)

966

609

3.2

         Waitangi

Cook Islands (NZ)

240

20,811

86.7

         Avarua

Easter Island(Chile)

163.6

3,791

23.1

         Hanga Roa

French Polynesia (France)

3,961

257,847

61.9

         Papeete

Hawaii(USA)

28,311

1,283,388

72.8

         Honolulu

Loyalty Islands (France)

1,981

22,080

11.14

         Wé

Niue(NZ)

260

2,134

8.2

         Alofi

Pitcairn Islands (UK)

5

47

10

         Adamstown

Samoa

2,944

214,265

60.7

          Apia

Tokelau (NZ)

10

1,431

143.1

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Tonga

748

106,137

141.9

         Nuku `alofa

Tuvalu

26

11,146

428.7

         Funafuti

Wallis and Futuna (France)

274

15,585

56.9

         Mata-Utu

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

American Samoa     Baker Island   Caroline Islands   Federated States of Micronesia     Palau    Clipperton Island     Cook Islands     Easter Timor    Easter Island  Fiji Islands  Easter Island  Francia Polinezia    Galapagos Islands    Gilbert Islands Hawaii   Howland Island   Johnston-atoll   Juan  Fernández Islands    Kermadec Islands     Line Islands   Lord Howe Island   Marcus Island     Mariana Islands      Marshall Islands   Norfolk Island    Nauru    New Caledonia      New Zealand     Niue   Papua New Guinea    Phoenix Islands      Pitcairn Islands   Revillagigedo Islands  Szamoa    Solomon Islands   Tokelau   Tonga    Torres Strait Islands     Tuvalu     Vanuatu    Wake Island     Wallis és Futuna      Willis  Island

 

 

 

     American Samoa

 

Islands: Aunu u,  Ofu,   Oloseg,  Rose -sziget,  Nuutele,  Ta u, Tutuila

                   
               

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  Baker Island

 

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 Caroline Islands


 

 

 

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  Federated States of Micronesia


Islands:Pohnpei, Yap, Ulithi, Chuuk, Puluwat, Kosra

 

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  Palau


 

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  Clipperton Island


 

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Cook Islands


Islands:  Aitutaki, Atiu, Palmerston, Mangaia, Manihiki, Manuae, Mauke, Mitiaro, Nassau, Pukapuka , Rakahanga, Rarotonga, Suwarrow, Takutea Tongareva(Penrhyn)  

 

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 Easter Timor

 

 

 

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Easter Island

 

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Fiji Islands

 

Principal islands: Viti Levu, Vanua Levu
Significant outliers: Conway Reef, Kadavu, Taveuni, Rotuma
Archipelagos: Kadavu Group, Lau Islands, Lomaiviti Islands, Mamanuca Islands Moala Islands, Ringgold Isles, Rotuma Group, Vanua Levu Group, Viti Levu Group, Yasawa Islands

 

 

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Francia Polinézia

 

Windward Islands: Moorea, Tahiti, Tetiaroa, Maiao, Mehetia
Leeward Islands: Bora Bora, Huahine, Maupiti Raiatea és Tahaa, Tupai, Mopelia Manuae , Motu One
Marquesas:
Fatu Hiva, Hiva Oa., Nuku Hiva Tahuata, Ua Huka, Ua Pou


Tuamotus
Rangiroa, Fakarava Moruroa, Fangataufa

Gambier-szigetek
Mangareva, Helena Island

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  Galápagos Island

 

 

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