What is Solomon Islands like?
Map of Solomon Islands
|Government Type||parliamentary democracy (National Parliament) under a constitutional monarchy; a Commonwealth realm|
11,157 Square Miles
28,896 Square Kilometers
|Location||Oceania, group of islands in the South Pacific Ocean, east of Papua New Guinea|
|Language||Melanesian pidgin in much of the country is lingua franca; English is official but spoken by only 1%-2% of the population|
|GDP - real growth rate||3.3%|