Oceania - New Zealand - Nationwide Newspapers

Arabic
Sofaraa


Regional Newspapers

English
Hawkes Bay
Hawkes Bay Today

Manawatu-Wanganui
Manawatu Standard
Wanganui Chronicle

Marlborough
The Marlborough Express

Nelson
The Nelson Mail

Northland
Northland Age

Country Information

Location:  Oceania, islands in the South Pacific Ocean, southeast of Australia
Geographic Coordinates:   41 00 S, 174 00 E
Area:   267,710 sq km (land: 267,710 sq km water: 0 sq km)
Climate:  Temperate with sharp regional contrasts
Languages:  English (official) 91.2%, Maori (official) 3.9%, Samoan 2.1%, French 1.3%, Hindi 1.1%, Yue 1.1%, Northern Chinese 1%
Population:  4,365,113 (July 2013 est.)
Capital:  Wellington
Religion:  Protestant 38.6% (Anglican 13.8%, Presbyterian, Congregational, and Reformed 10%
Ethnic Groups:  European 56.8%, Asian 8%, Maori 7.4%, Pacific islander 4.6%, mixed 9.7%, other 13.5% (2006 Census)
Independence:  26 September 1907 (from the UK)

Source:  CIA Factbook