• Capital: Ngerulmud
  • Population: 21,291
  • Surface Area: 460 km2
  • Currency: United States dollars
  • Belongs to: ACP, IMF, UN, PIF

Palau, is a country located at Micronesia, it has an area of 460 Km2, so it is one of the smallest countries in the world.

Palau, with a population of 21,291 people, it is one of the least populous country in the world ant it has a moderate population density, 46 people per km2.

The capital is Ngerulmud and its currency is United States dollars

Palau is holding the 191 position by nominal GDP.

In terms of the human development index (HDI) of Palau, which is the index used by the United Nations to measure the progress of a country, was 0.780 points in 2014, leaving it in 61th place in the table of 187 countries published.

If the reason to visit Palau are business, you must know it's in the 136th of the Doing Business ranking , which provides objective measures of business regulations for local firms.

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