Where is Kiribati?

Kiribati is located in the Australia and Oceania region at latitude -3.370417 and longitude -168.734039 and is part of the Oceania continent.

The DMS coordinates for the center of the country are:

  • 3° 22' 13.50'' S
  • 168° 44' 2.54'' W

You can see the location of Kiribati on the world map below:

Map of Kiribati

The country has no neighboring countries/land borders.

Maritime Borders

Kiribati borders with the Pacific Ocean.

Kiribati Related Content

Kiribati Key Facts

CoordinatesLatitude: -3.370417
Longitude: -168.734039
Country CodesAlpha 2: KI
Alpha 3: KIR
Country Flag Emoji🇰🇮
Int. Phone Prefix+686
Capital cityTarawa
Australia and Oceania
Country Area811 sq km
Population 2021121,388
World Rank: 178
Median Age21.9
Life expectancy67.4
Major languagesI-Kiribati, English (official)
UTC/GMT TimeNumber of time zones: 3
  • UTC+12:00 — Gilbert Islands
  • UTC+13:00 — Phoenix Islands
  • UTC+14:00 — Line Islands
Internet TLD.ki
Biggest AirportBonriki International Airport (TRW)
Average temperature28.20 °C
82.76 °F
Administrative Divisions3 groups of islands
Political systemParliamentary democracy

Kiribati Economy Facts

World Bank Income GroupLower middle income
World Bank RegionEast Asia & Pacific
CurrencyAustralian Dollar (AUD)
GDP in 2020$0.2 (billions of USD)
World Rank: 191
GDP per capita in 2020$1,515
World Rank: 155
Major Industries / Economic SectorsAgriculture, fishing, manufacturing, tourism
Top 5 Import CountriesAustralia, Fiji, United States, New Zealand, China
Top 5 Export CountriesAustralia, United States, China, Fiji, New Zealand

Biggest Cities in Kiribati

Here are the largest cities in Kiribati based on 2021 data:

City Population
Tarawa 28,802
Teaoraereke 6,073

Map of Kiribati with the Largest Cities

Other Countries in the Australia and Oceania Region