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Oceania

Countries in Oceania
 by World Bank

Tonga: Survivors get back on their feet after tropical cyclone Ian

17 Dec 2014, WB

All houses being constructed through the program are climate-resilient and can withstand wind speeds to up to 70 meters per second. Retrofitting and repairing will also take place to strengthen houses for up to 1,000 eligible families. Community facilities will be reconstructed and strengthened...


General Facts
  • Population: 31.8 million (2005)
  • Density: 4 per sq km
  • Total Area: 8564 sq km (X 1,000)
Source of data: OFDA/CRED International Disaster Database
*: reported