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Republic of Nauru
Ripublik Naoero
Anthem: 
"Nauru Bwiema"
"Nauru, our homeland"
Location of  Nauru  (dark green)– in Oceania  (& dark grey)– in Micronesia  ()  —  [Legend]
Location of  Nauru  (dark green)

– in Oceania  (& dark grey)
– in Micronesia  ()  —  [Legend]

Capital
and largest city
None (Yaren (de facto))
Official languages Nauruan, English
Demonym Nauruan
Government Parliamentary republic
 -  President Baron Waqa
 -  Speaker of the Parliament Ludwig Scotty
Legislature Parliament
Area
 -  Nauru 21 km2 (239th)
8.1 sq mi 
Population
 -  Jul 2011 estimate 9,378
 -  Density 447/km2
1,157.7/sq mi
GDP (PPP) 2006 estimate
 -  Total $36.9 million (192nd)
 -  Per capita $2,500 (141st)
Currency Australian dollar (AUD)
Time zone (UTC+12)
Drives on the left
Calling code +674
Internet TLD .nr
The flag of Nauru.
Nauru from the sky.

Nauru is a small island in the Pacific Ocean. This one island is one country (a republic). It sells phosphate (a chemical) to Australia. Nauru is the smallest republic in the world. English and Nauruan are the official languages of Nauru. Nauru has no official capital, but its biggest place is Yaren. There are 14 districts in Nauru: