Browse the information below for demographic information on Micronesia, including population,
religion, nationality and more. If you do not find the Micronesia information you need on the
people page, check out our complete listing on the Micronesia Country Page.
People of Micronesia
Nationality: Noun and adjective--Micronesian.
Growth rate: 2.0%.
Ethnic groups: Nine ethnic Micronesian and Polynesian groups.
Religion: Roman Catholic 50%, Protestant 47%.
Language: English (official and common), and all four states have their own ethnic language.
Health: Life expectancy--male 66.7 yrs.; female 70.6 yrs. Infant mortality rate--33.5/1,000.
Work force: More than one-half of workers are government employees.