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Complete details about New Zealand in Oceania with capital city Wellington

Country NameNew Zealand (New Zealand/Aotearoa)
Country CodeNZL
Capital CityWellington
RegionAustralia and New Zealand
Independence Year1907
Surface Area270534.0
Life Expectancy77.8 years
GNP54669.0 (old 64960.0)
Government FormConstitutional Monarchy

Spoken Languages

English [official]     (87.0%)
Maori     (4.3%)

Major Cities

Auckland, Auckland     (population 381800)
Christchurch, Canterbury     (population 324200)
Manukau, Auckland     (population 281800)
North Shore, Auckland     (population 187700)
Waitakere, Auckland     (population 170600)
Wellington, Wellington     (population 166700)
Dunedin, Dunedin     (population 119600)
Hamilton, Hamilton     (population 117100)
Lower Hutt, Wellington     (population 98100)

New Zealand's most recent News and Stories

New Zealand Tweets

From @kirstyjean on Mon Jul 25 17:56:59 EDT 2016 RT @garrettlucy1: This would be seriously amazing!
From @Sarabelo20151 on Mon Jul 25 17:56:54 EDT 2016 RT @1DCharts: History on iTunes: #41 Philippines #44 Qatar #55 Cambodia #80 Mozambique #90 New Zealand #103 United Kingdom #128 Indonesia #?
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From @positive_phil on Mon Jul 25 17:56:40 EDT 2016 RT RobbReport: Escape to one of these #NewZealand vacation villas
From @DPalenski on Mon Jul 25 17:56:32 EDT 2016 @TransportBlog The head tried to spin #Brexit as good for New Zealand so that fig leaf of credibility they once had is long gone
From @Diviyac13 on Mon Jul 25 17:56:31 EDT 2016 RT @Diviyac13: @Ornyadams haha I can't wait, super excited!! Thank you. And hey would you come to New Zealand and one point? Please?! X
From @bluebox99 on Mon Jul 25 17:56:27 EDT 2016 @TanjaWho @BarnabyEdwards There's a cave in Waitamo New Zealand where there are soooo many, it's incredible.
From @semiautolauren on Mon Jul 25 17:56:13 EDT 2016 RT @willdarbyshire: I don't know if I'll ever visit somewhere as pretty as New Zealand. I was blown away. Hope to go back soon. https://t.c?
From @ITvirtual on Mon Jul 25 17:56:00 EDT 2016 Great to see Leadership New Zealand adopting mindfulness as a leadership agenda.
From @AshleyySpencer on Mon Jul 25 17:55:57 EDT 2016 And it's the Hokey Tokey in New Zealand!! Not even joking.
From @DavidMaxBraun on Mon Jul 25 17:55:53 EDT 2016 New Zealand plans to eliminate invasive predators by 2050 to save its unique wildlife?but it won't be easy:
From @HahnCatherine on Mon Jul 25 17:55:49 EDT 2016 RT @washingtonpost: New Zealand vows to kill every weasel, rat and feral cat on its soil
From @garrettlucy1 on Mon Jul 25 17:55:47 EDT 2016 This would be seriously amazing!
From @SkyBizWeb on Mon Jul 25 17:55:45 EDT 2016 10 Panama Papers myths busted - New Zealand Listener
From @momto19s on Mon Jul 25 17:55:41 EDT 2016 RT @FSWBucs: FSW's @courtneygettins & Mikayla Werahiko had solid performances for New Zealand @Surrey2016 https://t?