France - French Polynesia

Census Results

1946-06-09
1951-09-17 61,469
1956-12-13 75,127
1962-11-09 84,551
1971-02-08 113,273
1977-04-29
1983-10-15
1988-09-06 188,814
1996-09-03 219,521
2002-11-07 245,516
2007-08-20 259,596
2012-08-22 268,270

General Information

Official name French Polynesia
Official name [native] Polynésie française / Pōrīnetia Farāni
Capital Papeete
Capital [native] Papeete
ISO code (FR-PF)
Statistical agency Institut de la statistique de la Polynésie française

Administrative units

codesubdivision
commune
capitalarea (sq.km.)population
2002-11-07
census
population
2007-08-20
census
population
2012-08-22
census
Îles-Sous-le-VentUturoa40430,22133,18434,622
987 14Bora-Bora 407,2958,9279,610
987 24Huahine 755,7575,9996,313
987 28Maupiti 111,1911,2311,234
987 45Tahaa 904,8455,0035,220
987 50Taputapuatea 894,1564,6144,786
987 54Tumaraa 633,4093,6323,762
987 58Uturoa 353,5683,7783,697
Îles MarquisesNuku-Hiva1,0498,7128,6329,264
987 18Fatu-Hiva 85584587611
987 23Hiva-Oa 3272,0151,9862,190
987 31Nuku-Hiva 3882,6522,6602,966
987 46Tahuata 61677671703
987 56Ua-Huka 83584571621
987 57Ua-Pou 1062,2002,1572,173
Îles Tuamotu-GambierPapeete72615,86216,84716,664
987 11Anaa 56639827897
987 13Arutua 461,4361,7591,500
987 16Fakarava 1101,5161,5781,579
987 17Fangatau 14275252300
987 19Gambier 461,0971,3371,421
987 20Hao 651,5121,3421,328
987 21Hikueru 15205268240
987 26Makemo 931,4541,4221,558
987 27Manihi 251,2301,3791,240
987 30Napuka 12307315359
987 32Nukutavake 12278319352
987 37Pukapuka 8197157166
987 40Rangiroa 1453,0713,2103,281
987 42Reao 18553567606
987 49Takaroa 351,5241,5771,243
987 51Tatakoto 7255227294
987 55Tureia 19313311300
Îles AustralesTubuai1486,3866,3106,839
987 39Raivavae 20995905947
987 41Rapa 41497482515
987 43Rimatara 9811785879
987 44Rurutu 332,1042,0882,325
987 53Tubuai 451,9792,0502,173
Îles-du-VentPapeete1,194184,224194,623200,881
987 12Arue 219,3009,4589,537
987 15Faaa 3428,33929,85129,687
987 22Hitiaa O Te Ra 2188,2868,6839,585
987 25Mahina 5213,33414,36914,351
987 29Moorea-Maiao 14214,55016,49017,236
987 33Paea 6512,27612,08412,541
987 34Papara 939,50510,61511,143
987 35Papeete 1726,18126,01725,769
987 36Pirae 3514,49914,47514,129
987 38Punaauia 7623,70625,44127,613
987 47Taiarapu-Est 21810,31511,54912,253
987 48Taiarapu-Ouest 1046,0937,0027,639
987 52 Teva I Uta 1207,8408,5899,398
 total 3,521245,405259,596268,270
source: ISPF.
note: The island Tahiti is about 1068.8 sq.km.