Wallis and Futuna
The Wallis and Futuna Islands are located in the Oceania Islands in the South Pacific Ocean, about two-thirds of the way from Hawaii to New Zealand. The total area is 142 square kilometres and includes Ile Uvea (Wallis Island), Ile Futuna, Ile Alofi and 20 islets.
The estimated population of Wallis and Futuna was 13 256 in 2010. About 28.4% are 0-14 years old, 63.7% are 15-64 years old and 7.9% are 65 years and older.
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Wallis and Futuna is a self-governing French overseas territory. It is covered by the WHO Representative Office in the South Pacific.
WHO Country Office
Level 4 Provident Plaza One Downtown Boulevard 33 Ellery Street, Suva
P.O. Box 113, Suva, Fiji
(679) 3304600 & 3234100 (general line)
(679) 3300727 (WR's direct line)
(679) 3306177 (MOH)
(679) 3234166 and 3234177
08.00 - 17.00 (Monday to Friday)
Agence de Santé
B.P. 4G, Mata?utu, 98600 Uvea
Telephone number:(681) 72 23 99
|Population (in thousands) ( 2010 )||13.25|
|Population aged 5-14 years (%) ( 2010 )||20.69|
|Life expectancy at birth (years) ( 2007 )||74.3|
|Under-five mortality rate (per 1000 live births)|| not available
|Total health expenditure as % of GDP|| not available
|General government health expenditure as % of total government expenditure ( 2008 )||24|
|Human development index|| not available
|Per capita GDP at current market prices (US$) ( 2004 )||3800|
|Population below national poverty line (%)|| not available
|Literacy rate among adults aged >= 15 years (%) ( 2003 )||78.8|
|Maternal mortality ratio (per 100 000 live births) ( 1996 )|| not available
|Proportion of the population using improved drinking water source ( 2008 )||100|
|Population using improved sanitation facilities (%) ( 2008 )||96|