(Dominion of) Fiji
Timeline: United Kingdom Win
Flag of Fiji Coat of arms of Fiji
Flag Coat of Arms
Fiji (orthographic projection)
Location of Fiji
Anthem "God Bless Fiji" and "God Save The Queen"
Capital Suva
Largest city Suva
Language English, Fijian, Fiji Hindi
Religion Christian, Hindu, Muslim
Ethnic Group Fijians, Indo-Fijians
Demonym Fijian
Government Unitary parliamentary constitutional monarchy
  legislature Parliament
Monarch Elizabeth II
  Royal house: House of Windsor
Governor-General Jioji (George) Konrote
Prime Minister Frank Bainimarama
Area 18,274 km²
Population 858,038 
Established 1970
Currency Fijian dollar (FJD)
Time Zone UTC+12
  summer UTC+13
Calling Code +679
Internet TLD .fj
Organizations UN, Commonwealth of Nations

Fiji, a country in the South Pacific, is an archipelago of more than 300 islands. It's famed for rugged landscapes, palm-lined beaches and coral reefs with clear lagoons. Its major islands, Viti Levu and Vanua Levu, contain most of the population.