...
Tonga  - flag

Tonga facts - great collection of trivia.

Last update : 19 February 2019


Tonga information

Description added soon…

Capital : Nukuʻalofa
Language :  English
Currency :  Trinidad and Dollar
Population : 103 252
Area : 747 km2

Tonga  map

1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars6 Stars7 Stars8 Stars9 Stars10 Stars (2 votes, average: 7.00 out of 10)
Tonga facts

1. Independence from Great Britain was obtained on June 4, 1970.
2. The population density is 144 people / km².
3. The country is 420 times smaller than Poland.
4. The main religion is Protestantism, 49%.
5. There are no rivers in this country.
6. The full name of the country – the Kingdom of Tonga.
7. Political system – constitutional monarchy.
8. The word “Tonga” means “noon.”
9. The highest peak is Kao, 1,030 m above sea level.
10. Motto krau – “God and Tonga are my heritage”.
Tonga
.....

11. The name Tonga comes from the word “Tongahahake”, which means “the wind that blows from the southeast”

12. Tonga has only two seasons – summer and winter.

13. It is unlawful to expose yourself in a public place, so it is difficult to notice people wearing t-shirts on the beaches.

14. Gun possession and gambling are absolutely forbidden.

15. The national sport is rugby.

Autor: MR

16. King Tongo Fatefehi in 1770 – 1784 deprived virginity over 30 thousand women.

Autor: Alicja

17. In Tonga, an average person consumes about 1.6 liters of pure alcohol per year.

18. The most beer is drunk – 58%, then spirit – 34%, wine – 7.9%, and other alcoholic beverages – 0.1%.

Autor: AlkoWorld

19. In this country, compulsory education lasts 8 years.

20. The beginning of education begins at the age of 5.

21. The average IQ level is 86.

Autor: EduKacJa

22. In this country there are 0.6% of people above 15 years of age who can not read or write (about 620 people).

Autor: Reebeka

23. The built-up speed limit is 50 km / h.

24. Outside of built-up areas, the permitted speed is 70 km / h.

25. The permissible blood alcohol content of a person driving a car is 0.3 per mille.

26. In 2013, 8 people died as a result of road accidents.

27. 25% of fatal accidents caused people who were under the influence of alcohol.

Autor: AutoMania

28. In this country there is left-hand traffic.

29. The country has more than 8 100 motor vehicles registered (79 vehicles per 1,000 inhabitants).

Autor: AutoMania

30. 8.2% of the population live on less than 3 $a day.

Autor: Durga

31. No woman is in the government of Tonga.

Autor: Leah

32. In this country there are over 680 km of paved roads (0.001% of all roads in the world).

33. In this country there are 6 airports, 1 with paved surface.

Autor: Marlène

34. In this country over 42 600 (2015) 49 822 (2018) people have access to the internet ( about 48% of the population).

35. Around 40,000 (2015) 43,000 (2018) accounts on Facebook.

Autor: NET

36. The country’s top-level domain is .to . There are over 16,300 websites with such an extension.

37. The most popular pages with the extension .to are: movie2k.to, anonym.to and kinox.to.

Autor: http

38. The country has over $159,000,000 in foreign exchange reserves (0.0013% of foreign currency reserves of all countries in the world).

Autor: Vinamra

39. Gross Domestic Product (GDP) …
      – in 2015 the year is $516 000 000 ,
      – 2018 is $430,000,000 .

40. The foreign debt at the beginning of 2015 year was around: $215,000,000 .

Autor: Komornik

41. 58% of adults living in this country are overweight.

Autor: Łasuch

42. In this country an adult person smokes an average of 4 cigarettes a month.

Autor: VViki

43. In this country you can vote from the age of 21.

Autor: Firina

44. The lowest temperature: 8.3 °C was measured in Nuku’Alofa.

45. The highest temperature: 35 °C was measured in Lupepau.

Autor: weather

46. The average life expectancy in this country is 71.8 years (women – 74.7 years and men – 69.1 years).

Autor: Wilga

47. In this country, women having their first child on average 24.9 years old.

48. 10 women give birth to 33 children on average

Autor: Nadia

49. The average age of people living in this country is 22.3 years.

50. The country is around:
36,000 people (35.06%) in the age range 0-14 years.
61,000 individuals (58.65%) in the age range 15-64 years.
6,500 people (6.29%) over 65 years old.

51. In this country, about 2,400 children are born each year (2.3% of the population), and about 500 people die (0.5% of the population).

Autor: Sara19

52. There are 310 km2 of agricultural land in Toneda (43% of the country).

53. Pangai is the highest located city in the country.

54. In this country, women have the right to vote since 1960.

55. In this country, the formalities associated with setting up a business last 32 days.

56. He joined the UN on September 14, 1999.

57. The work week is 40 hours.

Autor: Statyk

58. 33% of the country’s population lives in urban areas.

59. 36 km2 of the country is covered by forests (5%)

60. The last death penalty was made in 1982.

Autor: Statyk

61. The tax on goods and services is 15% (2018).

Autor: Fan%

ccc
What is the highest peak in Tonga?
The highest peak in Tonga is an unnamed elevation on the island of Kao (1033 m above sea level).

answer: Marta

What is the largest river in Tonga?
we’re waiting for a response …

answer:

What is the largest lake in Tonga?
we’re waiting for a response …

answer:

What is the national dish?
we’re waiting for a response …

answer:

What Tonga has national colors?
National colors: red and white.

answer: Marta

What is national alcohol?
we’re waiting for a response …

answer:

What is the national animal?
we’re waiting for a response …

answer:

What is the national sport?
we’re waiting for a response …

answer:

Which countries borders Tonga?
It is an island country, no terrestrial borders.

answer: Marta

What is the average age of people living in this country?
The average age of people living in this country is 22.3 years.

answer: Marta

What is the minimum wage?
we’re waiting for a response …

answer:

What is the density of population in Tonga?
The population density is 144 people per km2.

answer: Marta

What is the motto of this country?
Motto krau – “God and Tonga are my heritage”.

answer: Marta

What is the highest temperature recorded in this country?
The highest temperature: 35 ° C was measured in Lupepau.

answer: Marta

What is the lowest temperature recorded in this country?
The lowest temperature: 8.3 ° C was measured in Nuku’Alofa.

answer: Marta

With how many years can you legally buy alcohol?
In this country, alcohol can be bought at the age of 18.

answer: Marta