New Zealand is located in Oceania, in the South Pacific Ocean, to the southeast of Australia

New Zealand facts

Official Name: New Zealand, Aotearoa (Indigenous name)
Capital: Wellington
Population: 4.36 million (aprox.)
Area: 270,500 sq km
Currency: New Zealand Dollar (NZ$)
Religion: Christianity
Literacy: 99%
Languages: English and Maori.

Major Cities: Auckland, Christchurch, Wellington (capital), Dunedin, Hamilton.
Climate: temperate to subtropical.

National Day: Waitangi Day (February 6)

Map: The World Factbook (CIA)