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Learn more about Wallis and Futuna.
Flag of Wallis and Futuna Wallis and Futuna
Population: 15,880 (July 2004 est.)
Capital: Mata-Utu
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An Introduction to Wallis and Futuna
Although discovered by the Dutch and the British in the 17th and 18th centuries, it was the French who declared a protectorate over the islands in 1842. In 1959, the inhabitants of the islands voted to become a French overseas territory.

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Map of Wallis and Futuna ( Location ) : 13 18 S, 176 12 W, Oceania, islands in the South Pacific Ocean, about two-thirds of the way from Hawaii to New Zealand. For additional reports and educational information specific to Wallis and Futuna, refer to the Country Info menubar to the upper right.

About the Flag The Wallis and Futuna Islander Flag
A large white modified Maltese cross - shifted a little off center toward the fly and slightly downward - on a red background; the flag of France outlined in white on two sides is in the upper hoist quadrant; the flag of France is used for official occasions.

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    • 1,900 (2002)

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Internet Code:
    • .wf

Did you know ... People from Wallis and Futuna are called Wallis and Futuna Islanders

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