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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
ContinentOceania
RegionAustralia and New Zealand
Independence Year1907
Population3862000
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 @NutthidaGJB on Fri Apr 28 09:54:26 EDT 2017 RT @TIME: New Zealand says teens who watch '13 Reasons Why' must be supervised by an adult https://t.co/31MdfnmpgL
From @Sphu_ on Fri Apr 28 09:54:25 EDT 2017 RT @Argentina_2027: France's reported November Internationals. Vs New Zealand twice in four days. Game 1 in Paris on Saturday, Game 2 in Ly?
From @colmg13 on Fri Apr 28 09:54:22 EDT 2017 RT @DublinAirport: Win 2 flights to Australia or New Zealand with @qatarairways. Choose from Perth Sydney Adelaide Melbourne or Auckland. F?
From @troutyfish on Fri Apr 28 09:54:21 EDT 2017 RT @coffee_n_mtns: New Zealand https://t.co/ry0wfVzBXk
From @theonlyjessxo on Fri Apr 28 09:54:18 EDT 2017 i can not believe harry styles is doing a world tour and the biggest venue he is playing is in new zealand
From @helmi86 on Fri Apr 28 09:54:17 EDT 2017 RT @JanetEuphoria: Runaway charted successfully worldwide; #2 Canada, #3 UK/New Zealand/Italy, #7 Japan, #8 Austalia/Finland, #10 Ireland &?
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From @jccaylen_pizza on Fri Apr 28 09:54:10 EDT 2017 RT @TraveI_Vibes: Sandboarding in New Zealand https://t.co/MEHzriMo1E
From @CraigJamesTodd on Fri Apr 28 09:53:59 EDT 2017 RT @DublinAirport: Final chance to enter to win flights to Australia or New Zealand with @qatarairways We'll announce the winner today. Fol?
From @graaav on Fri Apr 28 09:53:39 EDT 2017 RT @TraveI_Vibes: Sandboarding in New Zealand https://t.co/MEHzriMo1E
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From @nerd_with_probs on Fri Apr 28 09:53:26 EDT 2017 RT @twentyonepilots: new zealand and australia - josh?s mom gave us both permission to make the trip down to spend a few weeks with you. se?
From @hotleadenema on Fri Apr 28 09:53:22 EDT 2017 RT @extinctsymbol: "Most of New Zealand's native freshwater species are at risk of extinction" https://t.co/48MdYrKIkQ