Federated States of Micronesia

FORUM MEMBERSHIP: 1987

INDEPENDENCE DAY: 3 November, 1986

CAPITAL: Palikir, Pohnpei

AREA: 702 sq km

EEZ: 2.9 million sq km

POPULATION: 103,000 (2015)

LANGUAGE: English, Micronesian languages

CURRENCY: United States dollar

ECONOMY: Agriculture, tourism, fishing, services

STATUS: Constitutional Confederation in free association with the USA

HEAD OF STATE AND GOVERNMENT: President HE Peter M. Christian

WEBSITE: www.fsmgov.org/ ; www.fsmpio.fm