RELIGION LIBRARY

New Caledonia

COUNTRY PROFILE

Map of New Caledonia
Population Population (2009 est.) 227,436
Religious Demographics Roman Catholic 60%, Protestant 30%, other 10%
Ethnic Groups Ethnic Groups Melanesian 44.1%, European 34.1%, Wallisian & Futunian 9%, Tahitian 2.6%, Indonesian 2.5%, Vietnamese 1.4%, Ni-Vanuatu 1.1%, other 5.2% (1996 census)
Languages Languages French (official), 33 Melanesian-Polynesian dialects
Country Flag Flag of New Caledonia