Country: Solomon Islands

Population: 536,000
Capital: Honiara
Currency: Solomon Islands Dollar (SBD )
Top level domain: .sb
Int. Phone access: 677
ISO2 code: SB
ISO3 code: SLB
IOC code: SOL

Solomon Islands

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Solomon Islands

Melanesian pidgin in much of the country is lingua franca

Church of Melanesia 32.8%, Roman Catholic 19%, South Seas Evangelical 17%, Seventh-Day Adventist 11.2%, United Church 10.3%, Christian Fellowship Church 2.4%, other Christian 4.4%, other 2.4%, unspecified 0.3%, none 0.2% (1999 census)

United Nations member since: 1978-09-19

Olympic achievements

Olympic Summer Games: 7 times.   Medals: gold  0   silver  0   bronse   0
Olympic Winter Games: 0 times.   Medals: gold  0   silver  0   bronse   0

Provinces / Regions

Malaita, Guadalcanal, Isabel, Makira, Temotu, Central, Western, Choiseul, Rennell and Bellona,

Major Cities