Facts about New Zealand
New Zealand is located in the Pacific Ocean. New Zealand is an island country and consist two main islands North Island and South Island, along with several small islands. Wellington is its capital and its main cities in Auckland, Christchurch, and Hamilton. Auckland is its most populous and largest city with one third of population living in Auckland. New Zealand has a total population of 5 million and majority of population in New Zealand is of European descent.
New Zealand is a parliamentary constitutional monarchy with a Monarch and Prime Minister. Prime Minister is the head of the government in New Zealand and the British monarch acts as the head of state.
English and Maori are the official language in New Zealand with English being dominant and widely used.
New Zealand is a developed and rich country. New Zealand is ranked highly in quality of life, health, education, economic freedom, and protection of civil liberties.
Area – 2.68 Lacs Square KM
Population – 55 Million (2019)
GDP – USD 200 Billion (2019)
Distance from India – Approx. 12,000 KM
Time difference from India – 6.5 hours in summers; 7.5 hours during winters.