Area: 268 680 sq. Km
Population: 4 443 900 ppl.
Languages: English, Maori
Currency: New Zealand Dollar (NZD)
Time zone: UTC+12
Phone code: +64
New Zealand is a state located in the South-Western part of the Pacific Ocean and occupies two large islands and approximately 700 small islands nearby. The capital of New Zealand is Wellington. The total number of population of New Zealand is 4 377 000 and the total area of the country is 268 680. By form of government New Zealand is constitutional monarchy and parliamentary democracy. A special feature of New Zealand is its geographical isolation. Nearest neighboring countries are Australia (North), which is separated by Tasman Sea, New Caledonia (North), Tonga and Fiji. The Kingdom of New Zealand includes independent but associated with New Zealand island of Cook Islands, Niue, Tokelau and the non-self-governing territory Antarctic Territory Ross.
New Zealand is a unitary state. The system of government is the Westminster model of parliamentary system. The head of state is the monarch of New Zealand.