General Information for Palau Palau Flag Icon

What is the capital city of Palau ?Melekeok
What is the total area of Palau ? (km2)459
What is the population in Palau ? (2020)18.094
What is the median age in Palau ?
What is the iso country code for Palau ? (2lt)PW
What is the iso country code for Palau ? (3lt)PLW
What continent is Palau in ?Australia/Oceania
What currency is used in Palau ?United States Dollar
What is the currency code for Palau ?USD
What is the tel code for Palau ?+680
What language use in Palau ?Palauan, English
What is the language code for Palauan, English ?PAU,EN
What is the internet TLD code for Palau ?.pw
Where is the highest place in Palau ?Mount Ngerchelchuus on Babeldaob (242 m.)
Where is the lowest place in Palau ?North Pacific Ocean (0 m.)

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Worldbank Country Statistics for Palau

World map icon Primary education, duration (years)6
World map icon Primary school starting age (years)6
World map icon Cost to import, documentary compliance (US$)100
World map icon Cost to import, border compliance (US$)605
World map icon Time to export, documentary compliance (hours)72
World map icon Time to export, border compliance (hours)101,7
World map icon Cost to export, documentary compliance (US$)100
World map icon Cost to export, border compliance (US$)505
World map icon Time required to get electricity (days)125
World map icon Public credit registry coverage (% of adults)0
World map icon Private credit bureau coverage (% of adults)0
World map icon Depth of credit information index (0=low to 8=high)0
World map icon Ease of doing business index (1=most business-friendly regulations)145
World map icon Business extent of disclosure index (0=less disclosure to 10=more disclosure)0
World map icon Distance to frontier score (0=lowest performance to 100=frontier)53,6998
World map icon Proportion of seats held by women in national parliaments (%)12,5
World map icon Secondary education, duration (years)6
World map icon Lower secondary school starting age (years)12
World map icon Procedures to build a warehouse (number)20
World map icon Time required to build a warehouse (days)90
World map icon Total tax rate (% of commercial profits)76,6
World map icon Profit tax (% of commercial profits)65,8
World map icon Tax payments (number)11
World map icon Other taxes payable by businesses (% of commercial profits)0,1
World map icon Labor tax and contributions (% of commercial profits)10,7
World map icon Time to prepare and pay taxes (hours)52
World map icon Start-up procedures to register a business, male (number)8
World map icon Start-up procedures to register a business, female (number)8
World map icon Start-up procedures to register a business (number)8
World map icon Time required to start a business, male (days)28
World map icon Time required to start a business, female (days)28
World map icon Time required to start a business (days)28
World map icon Cost of business start-up procedures (% of GNI per capita)5,9
World map icon Cost of business start-up procedures, male (% of GNI per capita)2,2
World map icon Cost of business start-up procedures, female (% of GNI per capita)2,2
World map icon Procedures to register property (number)5
World map icon Time required to register property (days)14
World map icon Time required to enforce a contract (days)810
World map icon Strength of legal rights index (0=weak to 12=strong)10
World map icon Time to resolve insolvency (years)2
World map icon Time to import, documentary compliance (hours)96
World map icon Time to import, border compliance (hours)84
World map icon Personal remittances, received (current US$)2.176.270
World map icon Foreign direct investment, net inflows (BoP, current US$)22.000.000
World map icon Diabetes prevalence (% of population ages 20 to 79)17,9


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