Micronesia is a region located in the western Pacific Ocean. It is made up of thousands of small islands, including the Federated States of Micronesia, which is an independent country. The capital city of the Federated States of Micronesia is Palikir, which is located on the island of Pohnpei. The official languages of the Federated States of Micronesia are English and Micronesian, and the currency is the United States dollar.
Micronesia has a tropical climate with high temperatures and humidity throughout the year. The region is prone to tropical cyclones and is vulnerable to the impacts of climate change, including rising sea levels.
The population of the Federated States of Micronesia is around 110,000 people. The majority of the population is of Micronesian descent, and the official languages are English and Micronesian.
Micronesian cuisine is influenced by the region’s location in the Pacific Ocean and its history of contact with other cultures. Staples of the Micronesian diet include taro, breadfruit, and bananas, as well as fish and coconut.
The majority of the population of the Federated States of Micronesia is Christian, with about two-thirds belonging to the Roman Catholic Church and one-third belonging to various Protestant denominations. There are also small communities of other religious groups in the Federated States of Micronesia, including Buddhists and Baha’is.