Vanuatu: Country Reports

♦ Facts

2019 China investments 

  • Their Pacific Aid Map shows China donated almost twice as much to Vanuatu as Australia through $US99.65 million ($145 million) in grants and concessional loans.

2019 GDP US$0.90 billion, GDP per Capita $2932.64, up by $70.81 since 2018

2019, IFC input US $40 million

President: Tallis Obed Moses

WHO participation (2015):

  • A mass immunization campaign to protect children from measles in the aftermath of Cyclone Pam was successfully completed by the Ministry of Health, Vanuatu with the support of the Government of Australia, Save the Children, United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF), World Health Organization (WHO) and World Vision. The vaccination campaign reached more than 95% of the children targeted in Efate, Tanna, Santo and the most affected of the Shepherd Islands. Nearly 24 000 children, ranging from 6 months to 5 years, were vaccinated against measles, and given vitamin A supplementation and deworming treatment.

2013 contraceptive prevalence was 49%. 

2019 Population 299,882

Capital : Port Vila 35,901 population

  • 29.6%, 0-14 years old
  • 66.1%, 15-64 years old
  • 4.3%,  65 years old and above

3 Main Export commodities:

  1. Non-fillet Frozen Fish 
  2. Tug Boats
  3. Copra

3 Main Import commodities:

  1. Refined Petroleum
  2. Poultry Meat
  3. Baked Good

♦ Telecom Subs

  • Amalgamated Telecom Holdings (ATH)
  • Vodafone Vanuatu (formerly Telecom Vanuatu Ltd ,TVL)
  • Digicel Vanuatu

♦ The Vanuatu National Digital Stock Exchange (VNDSX)

  • The first blockchain stock exchange in Vanuatu

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♦ Education Related 

Education System

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Illiterate Population

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Literacy Rate

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♦ COVID-19 Update

  • As of 27 May 2020, there have been no confirmed cases of COVID-19 reported in Vanuatu.


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